Digimon World: Next Order Gets a January 31, 2017 Release Date in the West for PS4

November 17, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

Digimon World: Next Order is releasing on January 27, 2017 in Europe and January 31, 2017 in North America for PlayStation 4, Bandai Namco announced today. As you can see in the above story trailer, pre-ordering Next Order in North America gets you the following content:

  • Digimon World original game soundtrack
  • Digimon World: Next Order original game soundtrack
  • Omegamon Ultimate Digivolution Core – Use this special core to Digivolve into Omegamon.
  • Adventure Aid Set

Bandai Namco Europe, meanwhile, has revealed Digi’Hunt, an exclusive interactive activity. They explain: “Track down QR codes hidden on the official website, on screenshots, trailers, etc., unveil the secret code and get a chance to win amazing Digi’Gifts! This very special activity will run until the launch of the game.”

The first DigiCard is hidden in this trailer:

The Next Order description says:

The Digimon World series returns to the West with Digimon World: Next Order! An all-new adventure & story awaits!

The Digital World is in despair. Machinedramons are running rampant and causing utter chaos…

The Digital World needs your help! Explore and traverse the Digital World to solve a digi-mystery. Recruit faithful Digimon companions and meet friends along the way to help you on this epic journey.

The Digital World is waiting for you…

Or are you waiting for the Digital World?

As you may recall, there was some confusion regarding the platform availability for Digimon World: Next Order when it was first announced in September. In case you missed it, Bandai Namco clarified that Next Order is only coming to PS4 in North America.

[Source: Bandai Namco (1), (2)]