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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Robotics;Notes Elite Getting Western Release

Anime Expo 2019 came bearing news of Robotics;Notes Elite getting 2020 a Western release from Spike Chunsoft.

Although publisher Spike Chunsoft has already released visual novel Robotics;Notes Elite for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in January 2019, there was a public appeal to launch a localized version for English-speaking audiences.

Apparently, a petition on Change.org made by 3,602 supporting fans to translate the VN experience is now officially successful as R;N Elite is getting released in North America and Europe in 2020 for PC via Steam, PS4 and Switch.

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Robotics;Notes Elite Getting Western Release

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Spike Chunsoft dropped an official trailer to officially announce Western release for R;N today at Anime Expo 2019.




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Robotics;Notes has debuted back in 2012 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles as third main entry that belonged to Science Adventure series of science fiction visual novels like Chaos;Head and Steins;Gate from developer 5pb.

Its story revolves around Kaito Yashio, who is from Tanegashima island and a member of his school's Robot Research Club. However, club leader Akiho Senomiya is determined to save their club from being shut down by creating a giant robot.

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Robotics;Notes Elite will have Kaito explore areas to unlock secrets of "Kimijima Report" using PhoneDroid and features branching storyline that would lead players to experience multiple endings depending on choices made throughout the VN.

On their second attending of Anime Expo this year, the Japanese publisher also gave confirmation for Robotics;Notes DaSH, another 5pb project selected for Western localization, which also happens to be a sequel to R;N Elite.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Jump Force Story Trailer

Newly released Jump Force story trailer from Bandai Namco finally explains how the heroes came together and fight!

Anime lovers are going to have a ton of fun in 14 February 2019 when crossover fighting game Jump Force will arrive for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One from developer Spike Chunsoft and publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment.

The game was announced back at E3 2018 and will employ a 3-on-3 tag team fighting system rather than the common gameplay style of 1v1. Until now, the title confirmed to bring 30 characters from different series and now 3 more arrives via a new story trailer.

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Jump Force Story Trailer

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Adding three new fan-favorite names to the roster, the official story trailer finally breaks down the how all the manga characters featured in the game are fitting together.




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Boa Hancock from One Piece, Deku from My Hero Academia, Renji Abarai of Bleach and Trunks from Dragon Ball universe has joined the fray and made the roster a total of 33 playable characters until further update on any more inclusion.

Trunks place a cube to the ground and activate it as all the good guys are then assembled in Umbras Base. There, they learn that all other realities (or various canons) are collectively known as "Jump" and they are about to kick some bad-guy butt when they are here.

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Jump Force Adds Boa Hancock from One Piece
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Jump Force Adds Deku from My Hero Academia
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Jump Force Adds Renji Abarai from Bleach
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Jump Force Adds Trunks from Dragon Ball

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You can also create and customize you own character which you can see in the trailer. Looks like players can apply a wide array of different hair, looks, style and movesets to their unique spirit during the avatar creation. You can even mix-up signature moves of other characters to your own.

Following their ground-breaking success with Dragon Ball FighterZ in 2018, Bandai Namco made a very wise move by taking on another anime-inspired mash-up fighting game as their next project. A great new year is coming for anime fans in 2019.