By Henry Buehler / November 18th, 2020
The hit visual novel, Root Double -Before Crime- After Days Extend Edition will hit the Nintendo eShop on November 26th. It will be published by Sekai Games and pre-orders are now available with a 20% discount.
The original release was a hit back in 2012 in Japan and was praised for how the SSS system changed the story based on emotion.
From the press release:
Highly acclaimed digital release hits eStore on 26th November
Fabulous Visual Novel Brings Interactive Drama to Life
November 17th, 2020 – Sekai Games is excited to announce that Root Double -Before Crime * After Days- Xtend Edition’s release on Nintendo Switch eStore has been confirmed for November 26th, 2020 and is available to pre-order with a 20% discount now until release. Heralded around the world as a groundbreaking adventure game in the visual novel genre, Root Double -Before Crime * After Days- Xtend Edition on Nintendo Switch sees the game presented in its most complete, highest quality form featuring one of the best, mature stories ever envisioned for a visual novel. No fan service here, all that matter is survival!
After its phenomenal success on other platforms, Nintendo Switch gamers can now experience for themselves how Root Double is something unique, breathtaking and truly inspirational.
Interactive, Thrilling, Emotional – Genre beater!
Developed by Yeti & Regista and directed by Ever17 creator Nakazawa Takumi, Root Double -Before Crime * After Days- Xtend Edition follows the events of a nuclear meltdown at a research facility from two different points of view. The acclaimed game features a highly engaging and emotional story with 40 endings and exceeds 50 hours of gameplay. All investigation routes present superb value for a crime thriller that is one of the most interactive and thrilling visual novels of all times. A comprehensive ‘Quick Save‘ system ensures that you can quickly jump into the game at any time and choose a different route if you have reached one of the story endings.
Beautiful artwork reworked in full HD.
Directed by Ever17 Creator Takumi Nakazawa.
Hours and hours of story that dynamically changes based on your choices.
Unique gameplay (Senses Sympathy System) sets it apart from conventional visual novels.
Mature serious storyline.
Fully voiced in Japanese by famous voice actors.
High replayability requires replaying to see all possible story outcomes.
Two storyline branches – one before the crime and one after the crime.
Survive and React
Leaving an unknown amount of survivors inside the reactor at the verge of exploding, the rescue team is sent in to figure out the situation and save the ones left inside. Unfortunately the leader of the rescue team is suffering from amnesia, which makes the situation even more complicated. The player will uncover the events that have led to this disaster. Combining the stories of the different characters and experiencing every twist and turn is the only way to uncover the truth of what happened that fateful day.
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