428: Shibuya Scramble for PS4 and PC Gets Western Release Date and Trailer

The quirky and mysterious adventure visual novel 428: Shibuya Scramble is coming west in September, actually earlier than in Japan.

on July 5, 2018 10:24 PM

Spike Chunsoft just announced a western release date for the visual novel adventure gameĀ 428: Shibuya Scramble.

The game, which was originally released in 2008 for Wii, followed in 2009 with PS3 and PSP versions, takes its name from the famous Shibuya scramble crossing, designed by Kouichi Nakamura and directed by Jiro Ishii.

The plot is about a mysteries that has to be solved by playing from the point of view of several characters that indirectly interact with each other until they reach a number of different endings.

It’s coming on September 4th in North America and Europe for PS4 and PC, and that’s actually two days earlier than the Japanese release date on September 6th. A demo will be downloadable this summer.

If you want to learn more about the game, you should watch the new trailer below, alongside an earlier video released back in March.

Being quite attached to the real Shibuya crossing and its hectic surroundings, I can’t wait to play this game, and I’m sure I’m not the only one.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.