Aquaplus, developer of the Utawarerumono strategy-visual novel sequence, introduced a brand-new game in its world. At the Utawarerumono twentieth Anniversary livestream occasion, the workforce confirmed off some footage of a brand new title, Monochrome Mobius: Toki no Taika.
Here’s the title display. The Japanese studying of the subtitle could also be a play on phrases, which might be interpreted to imply “Time of Atonement.”
The Monochrome Mobius footage started with a message that learn “This is a fragment of the memory of the Utawarerumono.” In the “Utawarerumono” interprets to “The Legendsung.” The time period refers to heroes whose deeds are recounted in oral custom and track. Then it cuts to a scene that includes a masked man and a younger woman named “Shunya.” The masked man makes an attempt to activate a technological portal to help Shunya’s escape. Moments later, the pair’s pursuers break into the room, led by one other masked man. The masked males interact in fight, and Shunya escapes via the portal. Defeated, Shunya’s protector utters two names acquainted to sequence followers: Oshtor and Nekone. Oshtor and Nekone are main characters in Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception and Mask of Truth.
The animated intro for Monochrome Mobius confirmed off youthful incarnations of Oshtor, Munechika, and Mikazuchi. The older variations of the trio appeared in Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception and Mask of Truth as generals of the nation of Yamato. They accompany and defend Shunya. Shunya, in the meantime, converses with a small creature named “Halu” that speaks intelligently. However, Shunya renames the creature to “Haku.” Haku is the identify of the protagonist from Mask of Deception and Mask of Truth, and speaks with an identical voice and persona.
Shunya additionally moved round in a 3D real-time map as a part of some gameplay footage. This may point out that Monochrome Mobius is not going to be a visible novel with turn-based technique parts like its predecessors.
Monochrome Mobius: Toki no Taika is in improvement and scheduled for launch in 2022 in Japan. Its goal platforms or abroad launch plans are as but unconfirmed. The earlier video games in the Utawarerumono franchise can be found on PS4 and PC. Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth‘s anime adaptation will premiere in 2022.