RPGFan


Ayakashibito Announced for PS2 Release
06.02.06 - 3:23 PM

Dimple, a new Tokyo-based company set up last November today announced its first project, Ayakashibito: Genyou Ibunroku for PlayStation 2. The game is a remake of the popular PC-based love adventure Ayakashibito which was originally released by Propeller in June 2005. The development team at Dimple is adding several exclusive features, such as a new heroine and ending sequence to the PlayStation 2 release.

Ten years after the end of World War II, beings with grotesque powers begin to appear in Japan. These creatures are loathed by the majority of humans, which has led the Japanese government to isolate them in a single city, Kamisawa. One of them, a young man by the name of Ryouichi Takebe, however, does not live in this city, but instead has been transferred to a hospital located on a solitary island. While most humans avoid contact with him, a girl called Suzu by the protagonist stays close to him. After a certain incident, however, the two escape the facility. Under false names and acting as siblings, the duo slips into Kamisawa. While the two are living are happy life for some time, a government agency and evil beings looking for a secret kept by Suzu begin to go after her. Hence begins Ryouichi's struggle to protect her.

Ayakashibito: Genyou Ibunroku for PlayStation 2 will be released in Japan on August 31st. The game's standard version will be available for 7,200 yen ($63.88 USD), while the limited first print edition will go on sale for 9,200 yen ($81.62 USD).


Back
Chris Winkler





Featured Content
Crypt of the Necrodancer Review
Crypt of the Necrodancer
Review
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward - Naoki Yoshida Interview
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward
Naoki Yoshida Interview
Mordheim: City of the Damned
Mordheim: City of the Damned
Preview
The Old Republic - Knights of the Fallen Empire
Star Wars: The Old Republic - Knights of the Fallen Empire
Preview
Moon Hunters Preview
Moon Hunters
Preview
Dragon Quest Heroes
Dragon Quest Heroes
Preview
Pillars of Eternity
King's Quest: A Knight to Remember
Impressions
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes