Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise
Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise is an action-adventure video game for the PlayStation 4, developed and published by Sega. It is based on the manga franchise Fist of the North Star by Buronson and Tetsuo Hara. It was released in Japan on March 8, 2018, and was released worldwide on October 2, 2018.
Gameplay[edit | edit source]
Lost Paradise is an action-adventure game played from a third-person perspective. It features similar gameplay mechanics and systems to Sega's Yakuza series. Players explore the city of Eden, fighting through enemy encounters in a beat 'em up gameplay style, punctuated by quick time events. There are various minigames, such as bartending, baseball, racing, and a playable version of Hokuto no Ken for the Master System.
Plot[edit | edit source]
The story takes place in a post-apocalyptic alternate timeline Earth. After a nuclear war, the oceans have dried up. Kenshiro, a successor of the martial art Hokuto Shinken, was defeated by Shin, who proceeded to kidnap his fiancee, Yuria. Kenshiro thus travels through the wastelands to find his beloved. He eventually hears rumors that a woman called Yuria could be found in the city of Eden - he makes his way to Eden to find Yuria.
Story[edit | edit source]
The flames of the Final War looked as if it had swallowed all life on the planet... Yet, humanity managed to survive. All civilization has been destroyed, and an age where nothing new could be created had arrived. Those with power rose and began to take what food and resources they could find for themselves. A world where might makes right was born. However, in the corner of this desolate world stood one city known as “the city of miracles”.