In a new blog post, Kemco and Water Phoenix announced that Archetype Arcadia will get an English release on Steam. The game will come out on all consoles on October 24.
Archetype Arcadia is a dark sci-fi visual novel initially released in 2022 in Japan. Earlier this year, the game’s developers announced that it would get an English release later in 2023 for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch. More information about the game is available courtesy of the developers.
Archetype Arcadia in English on Steam
The developers confirmed the news on their official Steam page. They state they are “pleased to announce English support for Archetype Arcadia is coming soon!” The game is available to wishlist now on Steam before it releases later next month.
Here’s an overview of Archetype Arcadia, courtesy of PQube:
About Archetype Arcadia
A deadly disease has wiped out most of humanity causing nightmares, manic episodes, and eventually death. Take on the role of Rust, an older brother and one of the few remaining humans that must step into a VR-world where the answers to the missing populace and the disease that caused it, seem to lie.
- A Dark Sci-Fi Story – Take on the role of a brother desperate to save his sister afflicted with a deadly disease, across eight nail-biting chapters.
- Vibrant Artwork – Step into a post-apocalyptic world brought to life with striking artwork that makes the experience truly immersive.
- Experience the Story Through Different Lenses – See the story’s events unfold through different peoples perspectives. Piece together different parts of the bigger picture. Is our main character a reliable narrator, or can he too be mistaken?
- Powerful Memories – Memories become powerful weapons in this Virtual World. Experience tragic and moving moments of the past in order to battle onwards.
- Gruesome Boss Battles – Bosses hold special memory cards which pave a path to Rust’s answers, but their overwhelming power may prove challenging to defeat!
- Key Choices – There are many options to choose from, each leading to different outcomes, but beware of the Bad Endings!
Lastly, Archetype Arcadia will release on Steam, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and the Nintendo Switch on October 24.