Shantae: Half Genie Hero – Ultimate Edition Coming to Europe

Monday, March 26th, 2018

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PQube and WayFoward have announced that Shantae: Half Genie Hero – Ultimate Edition is coming to PS4 and Nintendo Switch for European fans, on April 27th 2018. Every pre-order and launch day copy will be a Day One Edition which comes bundled with the 30-song Risky Beats soundtrack CD as well as a 100-page artbook full of unseen sketches of Shantae and the gang.

All copies of Shantae: Half-Genie Hero – Ultimate Edition are full of digital bonus content. It will include the Pirate Queen’s Quest story expansion, the Friends to the End story expansion, Hard Core Mode, and the upcoming Costume Pack mode which contains Ninja Shantae, Beach Shantae and Officer Shantae challenge modes. BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE! The Ultimate Edition also contains all former “Backer-Exclusive” content from its majorly successful 2013 Kickstarter campaign, thus enabling access to the Tinkerbat Transformation and color swaps. And one last treat for fans, you will receive an Ultimate Edition exclusive blue swimsuit costume not present in any other edition.

Head over here to pre-order Shantae: Half-Genie Hero – Ultimate Edition

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