Utawarerumono: Zan Confirmed for a Western Release this Coming Fall
PlayStation 4™ – US & EU
The first action game in the long-running Utawarerumono series, Utawarerumono: Zan, was first released in Japan last year. Now, Utawarerumono: Zan is ready to spread its wings to the western regions as publisher NIS America announced that the game is heading West this Fall to PlayStation 4 in North America and Europe.
In addition, the “Emperor’s Edition” of the game was also revealed. This edition is now available for pre-order at the NIS America Store for $79.99. Players will take home a copy of the base game along with various collector’s items such as the “Memories of War” hardcover art book, “Of Masks & Melodies” official soundtrack, “Warriors of Yamato” mini art prints, “The Crafted Blade” paper fan, and a collector’s box.
You can check out the announcement trailer for the western release of the game below followed by its overview, via NIS America.
Unveil a lost legend in a new light with Utawarerumono: Zan! This action-packed brawler is a reimagination of the story of Haku, a man with no memories, and the great conflict that consumes the land he calls home. Take control of over 12 legendary heroes from the world of Utawarerumono, and utilize their unique strengths and abilities to engage hordes of enemies in ferocious melee combat. Venture through dynamic battlefields, unleash devastating special moves, and experience a grand tale of war and destiny.
Plus, you can check out the features and screenshots for the game’s western release below.
- Heroes Rise – Over 12 playable characters, each with their own unique abilities and gameplay
- Rally the Troops – Online multiplayer for up to 4 players to team up and conquer multitudes of enemies
- Witness the Legend – This tale of war comes to life with fully animated cut-scenes, a first for the series
Read more about the game here.
As of the moment, Utawarerumono: Zan for the West is under the announced status here at Playasia. We’ll keep you updated once this game is now available for pre-order.
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