Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout Announced for the West This marks the third Atelier game to release in 2019! 06.28.19 - 8:52 PM
2019 is truly a busy year for Gust. Not only did they release two Atelier games earlier this year, Nelke and Lulua, but the latest entry has just been announced: Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout. And guess what? The game releases this year!
The latest entry in the Atelier series, Ryza improves upon the alchemy of the past by allowing players to develop their own recipes and gather ingredients with a wide variety of tools. The refined graphics allow for more realistic shadows and an overall breathtaking new look.
Koei Tecmo America describes the story of Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout:
Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout begins an all-new storyline arc in GUST Studiosí fan-favorite Atelier series. The beautiful role-playing game follows the exploits of teenage tomboy Ryza, who dreams of escaping her mundane village lifestyle, alongside her band of mischievous friends. One day, as they explore a forbidden island in search of adventure, they meet an elderly magician who will change their lives forever. After some convincing, the old man begins teaching Ryza the enchanting ways of alchemy; launching her on an adventure that will ultimately lead her on a quest to save her hometown from the mysterious and deadly darkness lurking beneath the surface.
Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout Releases on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC on October 29th in North America, November 1st for Europe. As usual, NIS America is offering a Limited Edition of the game for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch that includes the game, an official art book, keychain, art cards, cloth poster, and a collector's box to store it all in.
Check back at RPGFan as we learn more about Gust's latest entry in the Atelier series!