World End Syndrome to Release in the West

Sunday, November 18th, 2018

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Arc System Works announced at Anime NYC that they will be bringing their visual novel World End Syndrome to the west. The game, originally released in Japan in August 2018 on PS4, PS Vita and Switch, will be dropping the Vita version and releasing in the west in spring of 2019.

World End Syndrome is a “mystery X romance adventure” visual novel developed by Toybox, Inc., and is set in the seaside town of Mihate. The town has a local legend wherein the dead return to life every 100 years, known as the “Yomibito”. You can see a Japanese overview trailer for the game, initially released in June, below:

About Chris Melchin

Chris is a computer science student who has been gaming ever since he knew what to do with a Super Nintendo controller. He's a fighting game player, with a focus on BlazBlue and Under Night In-Birth games. His favourite games include Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Persona 5, and Little Busters. He started watching anime in high school, and his favourite series is Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood. He also writes Vocaloid music for his personal YouTube channel, and has a (slight) obsession with Megurine Luka.