Child of Light

PC, WIIU, XB360, XBOX ONE, PS3, PS4 / RPG / Release: Apr 30, 2014 / ESRB: E10+

Child of Light coming to Vita in July

By Steve Watts, May 20, 2014 10:30am PDT

Ubisoft has announced that Child of Light will come to Vita in July, as both a digital and retail package.


Child of Light review: bright spot

By Robert Workman, May 06, 2014 11:00am PDT

Child of Light is a must-play for casual and hardcore fans of RPGs alike.


Child of Light 'Making of' video discusses Aurora's journey

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 24, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Ubisoft's final 'Making of' video for Child of Light discusses the game's central character, Aurora, and talks about her growth from sheltered princess into heroic warrior.


Child of Light trailer takes a tour through Lemuria

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 14, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Ubisoft Montreal hasn't been shy about showing off the gorgeous Child of Light and now it's taking players on a tour through the vibrantly beautiful land of Lemuria in the game's latest trailer.


Child of Light partners with Cirque du Soleil & Yoshitaka Amano

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 09, 2014 9:30am PDT

Child of Light, Ubisoft's take on the JRPG has some big names working with it. Like Cirque du Soleil Media and Final Fantasy's Yoshitaka Amano.


'If Rayman is a cartoon,' Child of Light is 'a living painting'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 04, 2014 7:30am PDT

Child of Light, Ubisoft's JRPG-inspired adventure is due April 30. While we've already ranted on the game's visuals, it's undeniable that the...


Child of Light 'Making of' video is distractingly pretty

By Steve Watts, Mar 18, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Child of Light, explaining the story and inspiration while showing off gameplay footage.


So Limited: a look at international special editions

By Robert Workman, Mar 11, 2014 9:00am PDT

Every once in a while, publishers will prepare special editions of upcoming releases that differ by region. For instance, U.S. players would get some form of downloadable content and physical extras...


Child of Light co-op highlighted by new trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 05, 2014 3:30pm PST

Ubisoft's beautiful Child of Light may be a Grandia-inspired turn-based RPG. However, it also features a multiplayer mode inspired by Rayman Legends.


Child of Light brightens up on April 30

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2014 10:00am PST

Child of Light will release on April 30 for $14.99, Ubisoft announced today.


Most Anticipated 2014: Andrew's Picks

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 10, 2014 12:00pm PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2014. Next up, we've got Andrew Yoon with his list of 2014 titles.


Child of Light video walkthrough shows off Grandia inspirations

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 12, 2013 10:15am PST

Child of Light is Ubisoft's gorgeous UbiArt-powered turn-based RPG game from Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde. Coming to pretty much...


Child of Light hopes to help parents teach their kids

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2013 6:00pm PDT

Ubisoft's Patrick Plourde hopes the upcoming Child of Light will create bonding moments between parents and children with its two-player mode.


Ubisoft's 2D RPG Child of Light revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 10, 2013 6:30am PDT

Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde spoke a little last month about his next game Cloud of Light, a 2D RPG inspired by classic JRPGs, but only a little. Ubisoft today gave the grand reveal, unveiling a gorgeous adventure coming in 2014 to PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3,...


Child of Light: an homage to classic Final Fantasy from Far Cry 3's creative director

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 19, 2013 6:00am PDT

Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde has revealed his next project: Child of Light, a downloadable game "inspired by classic Square titles."...