Hooked Gamers writes: "Is simply being free enough to keep Akaneiro: Demon Hunters from getting lost in the crowd? It doesn't need to. Akaneiro could stand on its own as a $20 game and, in fact, does if you would prefer to skip region unlocking entirely. Being free, however, makes it a much more compelling option. Without a need to spend cash, the whole game is still open to you, without penalty, and it's worth trying out."