By Diego Hernandez / April 9th, 2019
One of the most promising visual novel releases, Date A Live: Rio Reincarnation, will be out this June. For clarification, the news comes straight from publisher, Idea Factory International, for audiences in North America and Europe. In addition, there will be a physical release for the PlayStation 4 version, and Traditional Chinese subtitle support for Steam. However, they state that the PlayStation 4 version will have 2 modified CG, while the Steam version will not be altered. Pre-orders will open at a later date.
Based on the popular light novel series from Fujimi Fantasia Bunko, which inspired three anime adaptations, DATE A LIVE, DATE A LIVE II, DATE A LIVE III, and the anime movie Gekijoban DATE A LIVE: Mayuri Judgement, the story of DATE A LIVE begins thirty years after a series of large disasters, known as Spacequakes, that were caused by the appearance of mysterious entities known as Spirits.
Shido Itsuka, an average high school student, encounters a Spirit named Tohka Yatogami who has lost all hope in humanity. Shido is later told by his younger sister, Kotori, that he alone possesses the ability to seal the power of a Spirit.
In order to protect the world and to save the Spirits, Shido is determined to do whatever he can. No matter the obstacle, he is ready to face the Spirits head-on!
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