Top-Down Shmup ‘Raiden III x MIKADO MANIAX’ Launching for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Series X|S, Switch & PC Summer 2023; Limited Edition Available

Publisher NIS America has announced that the Moss-developed shmup, Raiden III x MIKADO MANIAX, will launch for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC in the Summer of 2023.

Throughout this title, players can look forward to piloting two ships simultaneously in any game mode via the Double Play feature. Further, original and remixed background music options are selectable, alongside individual tracks being choosable across each stage.

Records can also be uploaded online and compared to other players, with replays viewable to see others’ strategies and achievements. A higher resolution has been implemented as well, allowing for crystal-clear sight.

Additionally, a $69.99 limited edition is available for pre-order for all platforms sans PC, including the following content:

  • Raiden III x MIKADO MANIAX Deluxe Edition
  • “Thundersongs” 2-disc Original Soundtrack
  • “Supercharged Schematics” Poster
  • “Command Base” Acrylic Phone Stand
  • Collector’s Box

An image showcasing the limited edition’s contents using the Switch box art as an example is viewable below:

Raiden3 NSW USA Glamshot

You can view the release window announcement trailer for Raiden III x MIKADO MANIAX via NIS America’s YouTube channel below.

Several of the previously detailed features are showcased, alongside wallpaper selection, vertical screen play, and the credited artists for the selectable arrangements.


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