The Birds Are Back in Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star, out December 22 on PS4 & PS Vita

December 8, 2015Written by Jason Dunning

Just a few months after the previous Hatoful Boyfriend arrived on PlayStation (our review), Devolver Digital and Mediatonic have announced that Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on December 22 in North America and Europe for £6.99, following a PC launch on December 15.

Devolver Digital CFO Fork Parker explained why you should buy Holiday Star:

There was this one Christmas Eve I got really drunk at the Cheesecake Factory down at the mall and made love to a waitress in Santa’s Workshop that’s across from Banana Republic. Anyway, buy Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star.

Here’s the description for Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star:

The loveable birds of Hatoful Boyfriend are back in the remastered holiday-themed sequel Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star! Travel to fantastically styled worlds, meet interesting new chickadees, and find romance in the elegantly designed winter wonderlands. Dust the snow off your wings and take flight with familiar faces and new friends alike in extraordinary adventures hatched from the whimsical mind of the series creator Hato Moa and developer Mediatonic!

  • Freshly Hatched Presentation: Experience Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star in glorious high-definition with extraordinary hand drawn scenery and a dazzling new watercolor world unlike any other.
  • Old Friends and New Faces: All-new stories and adventures starring your favorite feathered romantics from the original game alongside a whole new flock of lovable birdies.
  • New Avian Antics: It’s not a Hatoful Boyfriend game without a bit of the bizarre like anime inspired magical girl transformations for all your favourite pigeon boyfriends, lab-grown birds stealing Christmas and a mysterious King of the Holiday Star.
  • Delightful Side Stories: Veer off the flight plan for some marvelous episodic side stories and fun distractions like series favorite Ryouta and his fantastic radio show.

Will you be getting Holiday Star?