Spike Chunsoft has officially announced Re:Zero – The Prophecy of the Throne for PS4, Switch and PC! This is a tactical adventure set in the Re:Zero universe with its own original story by series author Tappei Nagatsuki. Here’s an overview of the game courtesy of Gematsu:
One month after Subaru’s new life in another world began, an emissary sent by the Royal Castle suddenly appears with news that the Royal Selection has been postponed, but offers no reason as to why. The postponement of this grand event that decides the next ruler of the Kingdom of Lugunica stirs Subaru and his friends into action. They return to the Royal Capital only to find that a sixth candidate has claimed their stake for the throne. But the Dragon Stone prophesizes that only five candidates would be chosen. With one candidate being an imposter, suspicions are immediately cast toward one woman in particular: Emilia. What answers lie beyond the mysterious web of assassination, betrayal, and conspiracies…?
Enjoy a new Re: Zero storyline, fully supervised by the Japanese light novel series author Tappei Nagatsuki.
Featuring brand-new characters designed by the original light novel artist Shinichiro Otsuka as well as your favorites from the series.
English in-game text and English and Japanese in-game voices.
Lastly, the official Japanese site is available here. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news!