During Anime Expo 2023, Idea Factory International announced Hyperdimension Neptunia GameMaker R:Evolution is coming to the west as Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution. Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution is scheduled for a 2024 release with English subtitles and English and Japanese voice-overs. The game will be available physically and digitally for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5.
Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution will launch first in Japan on August 10. Victory Special and Digital Deluxe Editions will be available for 12,100 yen in Japan. Further, a New Recruit Welcome Box Edition will be sold for 18,480 yen. For those wanting to buy Neptunia: Sisters vs Sisters, a “Double Pack” will be sold in Japan for 12,780 yen featuring Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution and Neptunia: Sisters vs Sisters for Nintendo Switch. Information about pre-purchase benefits at participating Japanese retailers may be found at the game’s official website. In the west, fans may wishlist the standard and limited editions by heading to the IFI Online Store.
Here’s an overview of Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution, courtesy of Idea Factory International:
About Neptunia Game Maker R:Evolution
The latest installment of the Neptunia series has arrived! The goal of this game is to rebuild and manage a game company! Build your company and turn it into a huge corporation! This latest entry to the world of Neptunia is better than ever! The battle system has been expanded and now allows for a four-person party, dungeons can be explored on a high-speed motorcycle, and the Heartful Photo Mode will let you express yourself via fun, manga-like creations!
- Game Studio of The Year – Play as the main protag, Older Nep, and grow a previously defunct gaming studio to success. Building a game studio requires strong developers, cutting-edge video games, and the expansion of your market. Choose wisely and become the biggest game studio of the year!
- Build Games and Boost Your Party – Boost your party stats with the help of creating games in real-time and choose developers to work on your next hit game! Add other game elements found in dungeons and monsters to elevate your video game development and for further passive boosts to your party!
- It’s Time to Vroom, Vroom! – Ride in style through dungeons and sell your games on your trusty purple motorcycle! As you explore more dungeons and find game element items to add to your next breakthrough hit, you also gain more shares of that location.
- Party Management 101 – Supervise a party of four to lead your company to the top! But there may be other game studios ready to take you down. With a revamped battle system, chained attacks, and transformative specials, Older Nep and friends are ready for victory!