Ready or not, prepare to Nep: A brand new Hyperdimension Neptunia recreation is coming in the type of Neptunia Virtual Stars, a rhythm-based, Vtuber-themed entry to the franchise due for launch in March 2021. Specifically, it’s going to present up on PS4s on March 2, 2021 in North America and March 5, 2021 in Europe and on PCs on March 29, 2021.
Developed by the prime Nep-wranglers at Idea Factory and Compile Heart, Neptunia Virtual Stars is named VVVTunia in Japan. The recreation sees Gameindustri goddesses Neptune, Noire, Vert and Blanc transported to Virtualand, a digital world filled with many dimensions. Therein lies the planet of Emote, an idyllic place below risk from the Antis, a damaging faction that seeks to remove all Content. Summoned by Faira, the Digital Goddess of Emote, the Gameindustri quartet joins forces with new characters Me and You, V-Idols from the group MEWTRAL.
Based on the teaser trailer launched by Idea Factory International, Neptunia Virtual Stars plumbs the nicely of hack-and-slash motion, permitting gamers to seamlessly swap between playable characters in their combat in opposition to the Antis. It additionally seems to have a rhythm recreation element used to unlock customization and fight gadgets.
Given the Vtuber theme, it’s no shock that Neptunia Virtual Stars includes precise Vtubers. Players will have the ability to unlock the power to obtain help from Vtubers like Kizuna Ai and Hololive’s Shirakami Fubuki, Tokino Sora, Houshou Marine, Shirogane Noel, Minato Aqua, Yuzuki Choco, and Inugami Korone. Other teams like Game Club Project and Aogiri High School Game Club even have a presence. Even MEWTRAL, who’re unique creations for Neptunia Virtual Stars, have their very own Youtube channel and look like lively.
Neptunia Virtual Stars is certain for the PS4 and PC. The PS4 version will launch on March 2, 2021 in North America and March 5, 2021 in Europe. The PC version will see world launch on March 29, 2021 by way of Steam. Notably, whereas the PS4 editions will solely together with English subtitles, the PC editions can have English, Japanese, and Traditional Chinese subs as choices.