Daily news (October 30): Mad Father / Iris and the Giant

Today’s Daily news: Japanese release date for Mad Father, but also…

  • Iris and the Giant
  • Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny
  • Vera Blanc: Full Moon
  • Ayakashi: Romance Reborn
  • Rune Factory 4 Special

Mad Father

Playism have announced that Mad Father will be released on November 5th in Japan (European and North American releases should be on the same day), where it will cost 980 Yen. It will offer an English language option.

Here’s some screenshots:

Mad Father (Switch – eShop) comes out on November 5th in Japan. No release date for Europe and North America yet.

Source: Gamer

Iris and the Giant

Plug In Digital and Goblins Studio have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Iris and the Giant, which combines collectible card game with RPG and roguelike elements. It will be released on November 5th in Europe and North America, and it’s now available for pre-purchase on the Nintendo eShop. It will be playable in English, Japanese, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese.

Here’s a trailer, some details, the list of key features, and some screenshots:

Ready to face your inner demons? Iris and the Giant is a fusion of a collectible card game with RPG and roguelike elements. You play as Iris, who must brave her fears in her imaginary world. Behind the game’s unique minimalist art style players will explore a touching story of a young woman facing her inner demons and soothing the raging giant inside.

Build your deck. With every encounter, unlock new cards and earn points to boost Iris. Each attempt makes you stronger, and lets you go further!

A poetic, melancholic story. Throughout the game, you can uncover fragments of Iris’ memories, giving you new insight into the reasons behind your adventure in her mind.

  • Tactical battles: Face monsters in fights mixing CCG mechanics with RPG and roguelike elements
  • Deckbuilding: build a deck as you progress. Choose the best options for your long-term strategy out of a wide variety of cards
  • Deep customisation: The game is packed with 51 cards and choices in how to specialise your character, your deck, and your playstyle
  • A touching adventure: A lot of care was put into adding a compelling and emotive story to a genre traditionally light on narrative
  • A progressive difficulty curve: Makes the game accessible to all, but offers a challenge to even the most hardened of players

Iris and the Giant (Switch – eShop) comes out on November 5th in Europe and North America.

Source: Nintendo

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny

NIS America have announced that Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny is to get a Limited Edition, which is now available for pre-order at participating retailers. This Limited Edition costs $99.99, and includes the following:

  • “Behind the Seams” Hardcover Art Book
  • “Defiance of Dissonance” 1-disc Soundtrack
  • “Stitched Together” Pin Set
  • “Roll Call” 28″ x 40″ Cloth Poster
  • Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny SteelBook® 
  • Collector’s Box

Also, the reverse cover contest for this game is now live. You have until November 13th to vote (you can do so once each day) on this page!

Finally, here’s some more screenshots for the game:

Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (Switch) comes out on January 28th in Japan, and this Summer in Europe and North America.

Source: NIS America PR

Vera Blanc: Full Moon

Ratalaika Games have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: Vera Blanc: Full Moon, a mystery/detective game developed by Winter Wolves. It will be released on November 13th in Europe and North America, and will cost 4.99€ / £4.99 / $4.99.

Here’s a trailer, some details, the list of key features, and some screenshots:

Vera Blanc is a mystery / detective game. Take on the role of Vera Blanc, a young and beautiful woman with an extraordinary power: the ability to read other people’s minds! Daughter of Emmanuel Blanc, one of the richest people on Earth, she left her life of luxury to use her powers to work alongside paranormal detective Brandon Mackey.

The game plays like a visual novel / adventure game with several different paths to solve the mystery and a collection of challenging minigames.

Featuring innovative comic-style art, with over 200 unique panels, Vera Blanc immerses you in the world of the supernatural as you play the detective! Will you be able to solve the mystery? In the first episode, our heroine travels to a mysterious town in Germany deep in the Black Forest. A serial killer is on the loose, and all leads point to a werewolf as the culprit!

  • Visual novel with multiple endings
  • Solve a mystery
  • Variety of minigames
  • Comic book inspired art style

Vera Blanc: Full Moon (Switch – eShop) comes out on November 13th in Europe and North America.

Source: Ratalaika Games PR

Ayakashi: Romance Reborn

Voltage have announced that they are bringing Ayakashi: Romance Reborn to the Nintendo Switch this February in Japan. It’s a port of the mobile, featuring only the Main Story. The mobile game is available in English, so it’s likely this port will also make it to Europe and North America.

Ayakashi: Romance Reborn (Switch – eShop) comes out in February in Japan.

Source: 4Gamer

Rune Factory 4 Special

As announced during the latest Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase – October 2020 presentation in Japan, Rune Factory 4 Special is getting a Game Trial for Nintendo Switch Online subcribers in Japan.

Here’s the details:

  • Game Trial: November 2nd (12PM JST) to November 8th (5.56PM JST)
  • Sale: 2 739 Yen (50% off) from November 2nd (12AM JST) to November 24th (11.59PM)

And here’s a promo video:

Source: Nintendo

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