NIS America had a handful of announcements to make during yesterday's press event, including word that the Fairy Fencer F RPG is coming to the west. Compile Heart's RPG is due out both physically and digitally on PlayStation 3 in North America and Europe this year. Hit the jump for more.
Compile Heart’s proudly JRPG Fairy Fencer F is out this week, with retail blog Sinobi estimating strong preorders and 100,000 copies going to retailers. Ryōta Ōsaka is again the protaognist here as Fang. Get a look at rival fencers Shalman, Gald, and Effole in a new character trailer after the jump.
Fairy Fencer F's cast includes anime favorites Ryōta Ōsaka, Kaori Ishihara, Rumi Ōkubo, Asami Shimoda, Arisa Noto, Masaki Terasoma, Yūki Ono and Nao Tōyama as unkempt researcher Harler. Get a look at her character trailer trailer after the jump.
Compile Heart's official YouTube channel recently uploaded a new character trailer for Fairy Fencer F, introducing the bubbly green… thing named Pipin into the mix. See the creature in action after the jump.
Fairy Fencer F is the inaugural game from Compile Heart's Galapagos RPG, a label that wears that fact that it's specifically for Japanese consumers on its sleeve. The project features the Neptunia Team working with Final Fantasy artist Yoshitaka Amano and composer Nobuo Uematsu’s band Earthbound Papas. Maho Matsunaga of StylipS (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya) performs the opening, while ChouCho (Gargantia) does the ending. Chekc out the former after the jump.