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World End Syndrome for PS4, PS Vita, and Nintendo Switch Gets New Japanese Release Date

Arc System Works announced a new release date for its mystery visual novel World End Syndrome, featuring character design by BlazBlue artist Yuki Kato.

Today Arc System Works announced that its upcoming visual novel World End Syndrome has a new release date in Japan.

The game was initially set to release on April 19th, but it was then delayed to the summer. Now we know exactly when in the summer it will release. It’ll hit the local shelves on August 30th for PS4, PS Vita, and Nintendo Switch.

If you’re not familiar with the title, it’s a mystery/romance visual novel developed in collaboration between Arc System Works and ToyBox, featuring the character design by BlazBlue artist Yuki Kato. That’s one of the elements that make it interesting since we’re used to seeing Kato-san’s art in a completely different kind of game.

If you want to see more about the game, you can check out a large batch of screenshots from a while ago, alongside the first trailer and more screenshots.

Of course, at least for the moment, a western release has not been announced. We’ll have to wait and see if Arc System Works will decide to release this one in the west.

Giuseppe Nelva :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.