Daymare: 1998 – Japanese Physical Release Coming in February 2020

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Daymare: 1998

PlayStation 4™ – JAPAN

  • DMM Games will bring the physical release of Daymare: 1998 for PlayStation 4 in Japan.
  • It’s coming on February 20, 2020.
  • Pre-order your copy here at Playasia. Always remember, we ship worldwide!


Get ready for the thrill as the game publisher DMM Games will bring the horror game Daymare: 1998 to Japan for PlayStation 4 physically and digitally. Several Japanese retail listings revealed it’s coming on February 20, 2020. (Thanks, Gematsu!)

For a brief background, Daymare: 1998 is a first-person survival horror game developed by Invader Studios. It was first released via Steam on September 17th, 2019. For the Western release date, there’s a planned release for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions. However, the game publisher and the game developer have yet to announce the official release date. Now, the release date in Japan is finally confirmed, it’s time to dig deep into the survival horror in February 2020.

The game sets in a secret research facility and an incident occurred as the citizens of the small peaceful town transform into monsters. Follow an elite soldier, a helicopter pilot, and a forest ranger as they fight against the bloodthirsty monsters to find the truth behind the incident. Find evidence and clues to solve this mystery. However, beware as anything can happen when the daymare becomes a reality.

With the multi-character POV from the different characters, you will see the different angles to discover the truth of the incident. Be terrified with the graphics of the monsters with the lifelike animations and dismemberment. This game recreates the mood of the 90 iconic titles so it gives you eerie feels while playing this

Check out the gameplay video below from IGN. (PC version)


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Grab the Japanese physical version of Daymare 1998 for PlayStation 4 coming on February 20, 2020. Here at Playasia, it’s now available for pre-order. Remember, we ship worldwide. Click the button below to pre-order your copy right now!



  • Multi-character POV – see the story from different angles and discover the truth
  • Dreadful enemies – rendered in detail with lifelike animations and dismemberment
  • Realistic HUD – check inventory, health and position on a special piece of gear
  • Environmental puzzles – finding your way is not always easy, look for clues
  • Classic mechanics – limited ammo and save points, backtracking, collectibles, tough enemies and more
  • Modern graphics and effects – not all is classic thanks to Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience 90s – homage to the era with tons of references



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