Cygames has announced that Shadowverse: Champion’s Battle is coming to Switch on November 5th in Japan! A western release date hasn’t been announced yet but should come soon since the game has been trademarked in North America and Europe. Here’s an overview of the game, courtesy of Gematsu:

Introduction

On the first day of his transfer to Tensei Academy, the protagonist meets Hiiro Ryuugasaki and learns about Shadowverse and the school’s Shadow Club.

The protagonist decides to join the Shadow Club to play Shadowverse. However, the Shadow Club has ceased activity and was on the verge of being abolished!

Hiiro and the protagonist don’t want to give up and decide to try to bring the Shadow Club back to life. With that as the start, the protagonist gets wrapped up in various events…

“Your battle evolves”—now!

System

Become the protagonist and go on an adventure in the world of the Shadowverse anime. An original story will unfold with familiar characters at Tensei Academy.

  • The World of the TV Anime Reproduced – The world of the anime is reproduced in the game, from the school to the Shadowverse Stadium and more!

  • Shadow Club on the Verge of Shutdown!? – Use your power to assemble your friends and bring the Shadow Club back from the dead and aim for victory in the Shadowverse tournament!

  • Heated Battles Against Rivals – Put together your strongest deck. What kind of deck you create is up to you!

Characters

Premium Rare Card Link

Shadowverse: Champion’s Battle supports NFC links with Premium Rare Cards. By linking a Premium Rare Card with the game, you may get a card with the same design in the game. Premium Rare Cards can be obtained in the Shadowverse Anime Collection and through various bonuses. Collect the cards and put together your deck!

Debut Trailer

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