Spike Chunsoft Unveils Fir Pro Wrestling World and More
Spike Chunsoft, at their first-ever Western press event last night, revealed several new projects and confirmed launch dates for its games. Leading the evening’s line up of unveilings was Fire Pro Wrestling World. After a 10-year hiatus, director Tomoyuki Matsumoto’s Fire Pro Wresting World brings the franchise to PC and PlayStation 4, with Steam Early Access confirmed for this Summer. Building upon the core gameplay, the game will offer improved graphics, updated features and online matchmaking.
Announcements for the Danganronpa series included: PC releases for Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls, set to launch July 27th and Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony will release September 26th; and a VR prelude to the upcoming PS4 game Danganronpa 1 • 2 Reload, titled Cyber Danganronpa: The Class Trial, which will be free for PlayStation Plus members for PlayStation VR on March 7th.
Director and writer Kotaro Uchikoshi revealed his new project, code-named Psync, alongside details for Zero Escape: The Nonary Games, a collection which includes HD remasters of the room escape visual novel games Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (999), as well as the sequel to 999, Virtue’s Last Reward, which will launch March 24th for PC.
The company also announced that the visual novel game 428: Shibuya Scramble will be released in Western territories on PlayStation 4 and PC in early 2018.