ATLUS and Vanillaware Reveal Tactical RPG Unicorn Overlord

    The next major title from Vanillaware.

    ATLUS and Vanillaware have announced Unicorn Overlord, a brand-new tactical fantasy RPG. The new game will release on March 8, 2024 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 (digital only), and Xbox Series X|S.

    Vanillaware has been working on a new fantasy RPG for quite a while now. This past January, the prolific studio confirmed that the RPG reached end of the development. Now, that game has been officially revealed as Unicorn Overlord.

    ATLUS and Vanillaware’s Next RPG: Unicorn Overlord

    Unicorn Overlord combines overworld exploration, a robust combat system, and simulation mechanics into one grand title. Players may explore five vast nations and grow their army with over 60 unique characters. Unicorn Overlord will launch on March 8, and ATLUS confirms that physical editions will be sold. 

    A standard edition will be sold for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S. A Collector’s Edition will be available featuring the standard edition, a Premium Edition box, a 16-bit BGM soundtrack CD with 20 tracks across two CDs, a 132-page artbook , and an original card game featuring 239 cards, tokens, and markers. This edition also includes the pre-order DLC titled ATLUS X Vanillaware Heraldry Pack. The DLC lets players customize the Liberation Army’s flag with emblem designs from Odin Sphere, Dragon’s Crown and 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim. ATLUS plans to reveal more pre-order information at a later date. 

    Unicorn Overlord Physical Collector's Edition
    Physical Collector’s Edition

    Here’s an overview of the new RPG, via Nintendo:

    From the creators of 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim and Odin Sphere, Unicorn Overlord shines in combining overworld exploration and an innovative battle system in the iconic Vanillaware style. Traverse the vibrant world, cultivate a grand army with over 60 uniquely designed characters, and grow your renown throughout the five nations in this unique epic fantasy experience!

    Watch the new trailer below.

    Lastly, Unicorn Overlord launches March 8, 2024 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox Series X|S. Pre-orders will be available at a later date, and the official website is now live.

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected] | Muck Rack:

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