Senescent Link is a story-driven 2D action role-playing game in development by Brave Ghost, inspired by the cyberpunk worlds of Ghost In The Shell and Akira. 

Kickstarter coming in 2019

Story


A mysterious floating robot makes their way through a room of cryo stasis pods, traversing their way to one specific pod housing the body of a grey haired girl. Upon naming her Kei, after the code K31 engraved on her pod, the robot wakes the mute girl from her slumber and the two link up. Introducing them self as Rogue and now able to understand one another, they must make their way through the dangerous abandoned facility known as Panacea Inc.
Why were you asleep in this pod, in this place? For what reason were you awoken? With your new robot companion at your side you must battle your way to the answers through corrupt and dangerous machines and uncover the mystery. 

Gameplay


After encountering many dangers that require stealth and hacking your way through puzzles, you eventually find yourself equipped with an experimental piece of equipment named the P.R.C.G: The Portable Robot Control Gauntlet. While managing the amount of charge you have at hand you must stun, overheat or take control of the facilities corrupt machines in a bid for survival against all the odds.

Kei

After being awoken from cryo stasis this poor confused girl incapable of speech must traverse through a deadly building in search of answers. Surrounded by corrupt dangerous machines she must sneak and battle her way through the facility known as Panacea Inc. 

Rogue

Kei’s only friend in this journey, having been the one to wake Kei from her slumber this floating robot is them self just as confused and lost as you. As they connect their cable to the back of Kei’s neck the two become able to communicate and now will help assist you in both uncovering the truth, hacking through puzzles and aiding you in combat.

Panacea Inc.

Fight through multiple dangerous levels in the giant facility known as Panacea inc. Uncover the mysteries of why you were both cryogenically frozen and awoken, what happened in the time you were asleep that has caused so much blood shed and destruction.

Combat

After sneaking your way past corrupt machines, hacking your way through terminals and solving puzzles you find yourself equipped with an experimental piece of equipment, the p.r.c.g, using this device you find yourself, (with rogues assistance) able to stun, overheat and take control of the once feared machines, helping you at last fight back. 

Enemies

Survive against an onslaught of corrupt robots, ranging in both size and difficulty, Kurogane hounds, Preservers, spider tanks, drones, mechs and deadly bosses with unique attack patterns that you must solve and fight back against. Perhaps corrupt machines will end up being the least of your worries.