Gaming in Japan Today, April 29, 2013

Today In Japan, April 29, 2013

In News, Today in Japan by Grant Mikuriya

A new announcement for the new Atelier game, progress on Ragnarok Online, and new DLC for Ciel nosurge today in Japan.

  • New characters have been unveiled for Escha & Logy Atelier ~Tasogare no Sora no Renkinjutsushi~An engineer named Auin Siderette who is also Echa’s cousin, an archaeologist with alchemic knowledge named Sleia Heathergleam, and a gun-toting treasure hunter named Leifa Luckbury.  All of these new characters will be part of the main characters’ party.  The game’s release is just around the corner, on 6/27/13.
  • A playable demo of Ragnarok Online for the Vita was available at Gung Ho Festival 2013.  The classes swordfight, mage, assassin, hammer, and smith.  A release date for the final game is pending.
  • Android App Disgaea Legion Battle was released on the Google Play store.  While American Android users cannot access it, here’s hoping that there will be a localization, however unlikely that may be.
  • The sixth DLC for Ciel nosurge ~Ushinawareta Hoshi he Sasagu Uta~ has been announced for release sometime in May.  There are new areas available as well as two new characters named Sally and Jill.

Source: 4Gamer and Famitsu

Grant MikuriyaToday In Japan, April 29, 2013