NISA Brings Tokyo Tattoo Girls to the West for PlayStation Vita and Steam

NISA makes tattoos cool again by localizing Tokyo Tattoo Girls for the PS Vita and PC

on February 17, 2017 10:18 PM

NIS America announced they will be localizing the strategy game Tokyo Tattoo Girls in North America and Europe for PlayStation Vita and PC (via Steam) in 2017.

The game requires the player choose a girl to assist them in escaping Tokyo. However, to accomplish this goal the player must give their partner tattoos on their backs which will grant them new skills and abilities. Players will need conquer Tokyo’s 23 wards if they hope to escape where battle system closely resembles that of the strategy game Risk.

The publisher details the premise:

After a calamity befalls Tokyo, some of the city’s survivors find themselves with powerful abilities bestowed on them by colorful tattoos. The city is cordoned off from the world, its inhabitants isolated. To create peace, the city has been divided into 23 wards, each controlled by a powerful group known as “Kumi.” Together, these Kumi form the “Union.” It’s rumored that escape from the devastated city is possible, but only for the person who manages to defeat all 23 Kumi…

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