Monark: opening video

Earlier this month, FuRyu revealed their latest JRPG for the Nintendo Switch Monark. A few hours later, NIS America announced that they will release it in Early 2022 in Europe and North America. And today, FuRyu have revealed the opening video for the game!

The anime-style opening video was created by mouse computer. It features the following music track: Nihil by KAF (a virtual singer), composed and arranged by Kanzaki Iori.

Here’s the opening video:

And here’s a making off video for the opening video (only available in Japanese):

Monark (Switch) comes out on October 14th in Japan. No release date for Europe and North America yet, but the game is slated for an early 2022 release in those regions.

About Monark

Could you face yourself and the threats around you to save the ones you love? Shin Mikado Academy is engulfed in a madness-inducing Mist, and only you can save everyone inside. Develop your Ego to break the pacts between the Monarks and their Pactbearers and dispel the corrupting Mist.

  • Descend into Madness: Jump between exploring the Mist of the real world and fighting within the enigmatic Otherworld. Call upon allies, fight enemies, and unravel the mysteries surrounding your academy. Will you save the world or go mad and destroy yourself?
  • Into The Mist and Beyond: Dive into a dark realm where reality and the self collide. The mysterious worlds you’ll explore are brought to life in a surreal, dark neo-fantasy style, with intricate character designs and evocative settings.
  • Power of the Ego: Strengthen your Ego and customize the appearance and abilities of your Fiends. Unlock different Fiends to command in battle, and use the freeform tactical system to position your units and unleash destruction upon your enemies.


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