The Caligula Effect 2 Announces October 2023 PS5 Release in New Story & Gameplay Trailer

Publisher NIS America has announced that the FuRyu-developed JRPG The Caligula Effect will launch natively for PlayStation 5 on October 17, 2023, in North America and October 20, 2023, in Europe.

The Caligula Effect 2 introduces players to a virtuadoll named Regret, who has created the world of Redo to save people from their past regrets by unknowingly imprisoning them in a simulation.

However, this “paradise” is shaken to the core when a virtual idol named χ breaks into Regret’s virtual reality and restores a high school student’s memories of the real world. In order to escape Redo, they re-establish the Go-Home Club, a resistance group that seeks to fight against Regret and her enforcers, the Obbligato Musicians.

Knowledge of the first game is not required to enjoy and understand this sequel.

In case you missed it, check out our review for the localized Nintendo Switch release of The Caligula Effect 2. The game is also available on PlayStation 4.

Fans can pre-order the game from NIS America’s storefront for $49.99, which includes four art cards.

You can view the story and gameplay trailer for The Caligula Effect below:


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