Today’s Nintendo eShop news: release date for Double Cross, but also…
- Tokyo School Life
- 2064: Read Only Memories Integral
Yesterday, 13AM Games announced that Double Cross will be released on January 10th in Europe and North America. It will cost 19.99€ / $19.99.
Here’s a few more details and some screenshots:
InDouble Cross players take on the role of Zahra Sinclair, an agent of R.I.F.T. (Regulators of Interdimensional Frontiers and Technology) whose job it is to maintain peace and order between all dimensions. As Zahra, players can collect a rare element called Upgradium to customize their character abilities such as equipping Zahra with permanent fighting moves, stronger attacks and other valuable skills needed to save the multiverse. Players will need to utilize these skills carefully as they sling, swing and fight their way across distinct dimensions requiring specific mechanics and precise dexterity to navigate.
– A unique sling fighting mechanic
– Brawling combat
– Interdimensional levels where a different gameplay mechanic is used to complete each level
– Character customization (upgrade your character’s skills how you see fit)
– Nonlinear storytelling so you can pick what levels you want to play and in which order
– A robust investigation system where you need to find clues and take them to the correct characters
Double Cross (Switch – eShop) comes out on January 10th in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: 13AM Games PR / Nintendo
Earlier this week, it was announced that Catastronauts will be released on December 24th in Europe, and January 3rd in North America.
The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Tokyo School Life
Yesterday, PQube announced a new game for the Nintendo Switch, and yes, it’s another Visual Novel! Introducing Tokyo School Life, releasing on February 14th in Europe and North America!
Here’s a trailer, plenty of details, and some screenshots:
– Find your highschool sweetheart – Meet and befriend Karin, Aoi and Sakura: three charming girls who attend the same school and dorm as you, spend lunch breaks together and get to know them.
– Level up your Japanese! – Boost your Japanese skills whether you are a beginner or an advanced learner. In addition to English, Tokyo School Life lets you display the text in kana, romaji and even in kanji! It is the perfect opportunity to learn vocabulary and study Japanese sentence constructions in a fun and engaging way!
– Your choices will affect the outcome – As you progress through the story, you will get to know more about Karin, Aoi and Sakura. Select the best answers to befriend one of them and perhaps with the right words, your love for you dream girl will be reciprocated.
– Fully animated and voiced characters – Characters are brought to life thanks to a splendid art style and a talented Japanese voice cast. The girls are rendered in a smooth animation style and change their expression as you interact with them. Never before has a visual novel been this immersive!
Karin is a spirited girl who works hard to fulfil her dream of becoming an idol. At first, she may appear hostile but she is known to be very warm and kind to those who are close to her.
Sakura is both kind and friendly. Since she was a child, Sakura has been suffering from an illness, she loves to spend her time in the school library where she can lose herself in the pages of her books, far away from her real-world affliction.
Aoi is a cheerful and bright young girl who enjoys the company of others. Despite her rather small stature along with her cute appearance, Aoi is a fiercely strong girl who practices karate throughout her free time.
Tokyo School Life (Switch – eShop) comes out on February 14th in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!
Source: PQube (Twitter)
2064: Read Only Memories Integral
Yesterday, Playism announced that they will release 2064: Read Only Memories Integral in Japan, on December 27th. The game is now available for pre-purchase, with a pre-purchase discount: 1 857 Yen (instead of 2 064 Yen). The game requires 1.4GB of free space, but does not offer an English language option… not too big of an issue, since the game is already available in Europe and North America!
Here’s a trailer and some screenshots:
2064: Read Only Memories (Switch – eShop) comes out on December 27th in Japan. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!