Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth, the sequel to next week’s Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception, is releasing on September 5 in the Americas and Europe for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, Atlus announced today. It’s priced at $49.99 USD on PS4 and $39.99 USD on PS Vita, and will be available in physical and digital formats in the Americas. In Europe, only the PS4 version will see a physical release.
By pre-ordering or buying a limited launch edition of Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth, you’ll receive a collector’s slip case box and a double-sided pillowcase (only in the Americas) that features the Yamato priestesses Uruuru and Saraana. The pillowcase will fit on most standard pillows.
An 80+ hours long visual novel/strategy RPG featuring the original Japanese audio, here’s what to expect from Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth:
- An Epic Scope – Mask of Truth is an 80+ hours long experience that features more fascinating characters, dastardly creatures, exotic locales, and important battles than ever before!
- A Story at Its End – The rich Utawarerumono visual novel tradition continues in Mask of Truth. The landscape has changed and there are new nations, people, and truths to discover during this uncertain time. The dramatic events of Mask of Deception have set up the story for a climactic and thrilling conclusion in Mask of Truth.
- Enhanced SRPG Battle Mechanics – Since war is on everyone’s agenda, expect plenty more battles to partake in. Turn-based tactics make a return and an updated battle system make fights both strategic and fast paced! Utilize new extended Action Chains, a higher-level cap, and more to gain the upper hand on the battlefield. Additionally, certain characters can team up and dish out some devastating offense with Co-op Final and Co-op Chain attacks. Oh, there’s also now a Mock Battle mode that can be used to practice new combat tactics and gain EXP/BP.
- A Fantastical Atmosphere – The gorgeous art style, beautifully rendered cutscenes, and rousing score (recorded and remastered at the legendary Abbey Road Studios and EastWest Studios) make a return. Dive into a magical storybook that comes alive before your very eyes!
Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception will be available on May 23 in North America and Europe: