Bandai Namco will maintain a special online event to rejoice the 30th anniversary of Super Robot Wars on July 11, 2021. The firm made the reveal at a live stream devoted to the cell recreation Super Robot Wars DD on April 23, 2021.
Titled “Hagane no Chou Kansha-sai 2021” (Super Gratitude Festival of Steel 2021) in Japanese, the occasion could have a full-blown celebration for the sequence’ main anniversary milestone. More particulars on the occasion’s content material, together with visitor stars, will probably be introduced at a later date.
Bandai Namco additionally printed a teaser trailer for the occasion on the Japanese official Super Robot Wars Twitter account. The trailer contains a sneak peek of “Concerto of SRW,” a brand new track particularly made by JAM Project to mark the sequence’ 30th anniversary.
— スーパーロボット大戦 (@srw_game) April 23, 2021
The first Super Robot Wars title was launched for Game Boy in Japan in April 1991. The sequence has been extensively identified for that includes a crossover of varied Japanese robotic anime reveals in technique RPG fashion. The solely video games launched within the West to this point are the 2 Super Robot Taisen: Original Generation titles for Game Boy Advance in 2006.
In latest years, Bandai Namco made a workaround to the advanced anime licensing points by releasing official English variations in Southeast Asia. Other than SRW OG: Moon Dwellers, three crossover titles — V, X, and T — additionally acquired this remedy. All 4 titles are instantly obtainable on PlayStation 4, whereas the three crossover titles additionally appeared on Nintendo Switch. Super Robot Wars V and X are additionally obtainable on PC by way of Steam, however they’re area locked to Asia.
As of this writing, the franchise additionally has an energetic cell recreation titled Super Robot Wars DD. Another cell recreation, Super Robot Wars X-Omega, was shut down in March 2021 after operating for over 5 years. Today’s DD stay stream revealed that Hiroaki Oochi, the previous producer of X-Omega, has turn out to be the brand new producer of SRW DD. Bandai will even launch a Cybaster HG plamodel in June 2021 to mark the sequence’ anniversary.