Namco Bandai Announces Wizard’s Edition For Ni no Kuni In Europe, NA

June 29, 2012Written by Nick Michetti

Namco Bandai has announced that a collector’s edition of upcoming RPG Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch will be coming to Europe and North America.

The publisher revealed that the limited-run Wizard’s Edition of Ni no Kuni is set for release across EMEA and Australasia, and includes:

  • A 300+ page hardback physical copy of The Wizard’s Companion, the spellbook that Oliver uses. The book also contains a bestiary of all of the creatures found in the game, along with in-depth item descriptions, spells, and history of the other world.
  • A plush doll of Oliver’s companion, Drippy
  • Exclusive “golden mite” and “golden drongo” DLC familiars

Also, when the game is pre-ordered at participating retailers, gamers will receive “flutterby” and “griffy” companions developed especially for the Western release of the game.

The Wizard’s Edition carries a price of $99.99 in the US, though the European price has not yet been revealed. The game can be pre-ordered here.

To view an image of the Wizard’s Edition, click on the image below:

Ni no Kuni will release on January 25, 2013 across the EMEA and Asia-Pacific. The game will include both English and Japanese voiceovers as well as English, French, Spanish, Italian and German text. The game will release in North America on January 22nd.

Interested in learning more about the game Heath called one of the “best games we didn’t get last year”? Check out the PSLS E3 Preview of Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch.

Ni no Kuni fans: What do you think of the Wizard’s Edition? Let us know in the comments!