Atlus announced that Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster will launch in the west on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC-via Steam on May 25, 2021.
The publisher has also confirmed a Digital Deluxe version available that grants players access to the game 4 days early on May 21, 2021. A similar perk was given to Persona 5 Strikers players.
The Digital Deluxe version will be $69.99 and includes:
- Full Game Download
- Exclusive access to the game four days early, on May 21
- Maniax Pack
- Adds Dante from the Devil May Cry™ Series
- Chronicle Pack
- Adds Raidou from the Devil Summoner Series*
- MERCIFUL Difficulty
- Adds an easier difficulty mode
- Mercy and Expectation Map Pack
- “Little Master’s Mercy”
- “Master’s Expectation”
- Shin Megami Tensei BGM Pack
- “BGM Pack 1: Shin Megami Tensei” (2 songs)
- “BGM Pack 2: Shin Megami Tensei II” (2 songs)
- “BGM Pack 3: Shin Megami Tensei IV” (2 songs)
- “BGM Pack 4: Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse” (2 songs)
The Chronicle Pack is available in the base game for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions. The Chronicle Pack is free DLC for the Steam version only. A physical standard edition will be available for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.
Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster will include updated visuals and balanced systems for this new release. However, we aren’t sure if Dante from Devil May Cry will be included or not. Nocturne is actually an updated version of Shin Megami Tensei III released globally; Atlus sure loves updated their games.
Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster will have players take on the role of a boy who has found himself facing the apocalypse. After receiving new powers from Lucifer, he must survive in what is known as the Vortex World.
The game features turn-based combat with a unique Press Turn system. This allows players to exploit actions in battles to receive an extra turn.
Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster is being released 17 years after the original PlayStation 2 release.
In case you missed it, check out the reveal trailer.
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