Period Cube: Shackles of Amadeus is another one of those games where you're playing a virtual RPG, this time within a visual novel. Announced back in the summer, among a host of Aksys releases, we now have more details, with a spring 2017 release date and a mini-site.
Period Cube Shackles of Amadeus is a single player game with you in search of your missing older brother. Joining the ranks of an online RPG, “Arcadia” in search of clues. Having lost consciousness after being drawn into a mysterious light, you wake up within the game’s fantasy world!
Confused and shaken by your strange yet familiar surroundings,you learn that the only way to escape this world of life-or-death is to clear the game. As the gameworld begins to crumble and fall apart, you gain the status of the “Shinken” (divine sword), key to clearing the game, and become targeted by hordes of enemies.