Licensor and distributor of Japanese games,JAST USA has launched pre-orders for their release of Sonicomi: Communication with Sonico, first announced at Anime Expo 2015 and now scheduled for summer 2016.
The PC version of the game puts the player in the role of a professional photographer whose latest job is to shoot up-and-coming model/Nitroplus music mascot Super Sonico. It will be offered with a limited edition featuring acrylic figure of Super Sonico with new original artwork by Tsuji Santa, plus collectable cards with art from the game, along with a Steam digital distribution key for $55 and a collector's edition with the limited edition bonus, plus a full-body ( 1.5kg, and 450mm×230mm×30mm) mousepad with Tsuji Santa art $160.
Your camera points up towards towards the stage, focusing on the next up-and-coming star, Super Sonico. However, the road to fame takes more than just a pretty face. As her new cameraman it's your job to help her succeed in becoming a model and musical star.
Back at the office you'll meet with Sonico's manager and clients to discuss upcoming photo shoots, and it's up to you to make sure Super Sonico looks her best.You'll need to meet the needs of each client, which will requires various outfits for Sonico to wear when shooting at locations such as classrooms, cafes, beaches or at live concerts. So with one eye through the camera's viewfinder you'll need to position yourself to get the best shots, all while monitoring Sonico's mood and energy levels. A good cameraman knows how to get the best from their models, so you'll direct Super Sonico to pose, relax and play.
Between each studio set, you'll get a chance to talk with Super Sonico about her personal life. These precious moments will bring you closer to Sonico than you've ever been!