Atlus and Sega introduced that the sequel to Shin Megami Tensei four is coming solely to the Nintendo Change. An announcement date and worth haven’t been set but, but it surely was revealed that the sport is due for launch on Nintendo’s new hybrid console. You’ll be able to catch the trailer under:
The information was introduced over on the official Atlus Japanese website, the place a quick synopsis of the story (that basically does not clarify a lot of something in any respect) and the teaser trailer have been revealed.
The sport specs have been additionally doled out on the backside of the piece, however there are not any notable particulars aside from that it will likely be a Nintendo Change unique in the interim, and it has no worth or launch date… but.
The story itself is typical oddball fanfare that one would count on from the Shin Megami Tensei series. Gamers tackle the function of a studious highschool pupil who should uncover the mysteries behind Daath and the Shekinah Glory.
Issues take a drastic flip for the worst when the protagonists come across fallen Satan warriors of previous littering the Japanese subway tunnels. Why are there a bunch of huge “Devils” from historic instances scattered all through the tunnels? No concept. And who killed them? That is so that you can work out.
The trailer then reveals an out of doors shot as Japan lies in ruins with demons flying overhead. The boy and woman highschool college students are then swarmed by the flying demons, and whereas the woman cowers on the bottom, the boy is ripped to shreds.
It is a pretty ugly depiction to assist lure avid gamers into the upcoming Shin Megami Tensei 5, but it surely’s additionally not sudden.
The final two outings within the collection — Shin Megami Tensei 4 and Shin Megami Tensei four: Apocalypse — had their very own ugly moments to share. The sport is arriving some 4 years after the fourth sport initially got here out again in 2013. The newer outing of Shin Megami Tensei 4: Apocalypse was a Nintendo 3DS unique that got here out simply final 12 months in the midst of 2016.
Given the proximity of the announcement to the final sport’s launch, it is unlikely that Nintendo Change homeowners shall be seeing the latest sport launch anytime quickly. There was a one 12 months hole between the announcement of Shin Megami Tensei four and the discharge on the Nintendo 3DS, so it stands to cause that Change homeowners could not see Shin Megami Tensei 5 make its debut on retailer cabinets till, possibly, fall of 2018.
Earlier within the 12 months, Atlus introduced that it could be bringing a brand new Shin Megami game solely to the Change, however nobody knew what it could be. Nicely, now we all know that it is an Unreal Engine 4-powered JRPG that continues the story of a post-apocalyptic Japan having to fend itself off from a demon invasion. Now all now we have to do is look ahead to extra particulars relating to the worth and launch date.