Next entry in the series was originally set to launch in Japan this December
Koei Tecmo and Gust previously set Nelke & the Legendary Alchemists: Ateliers of the New World for a December 13 launch in Japan, but fans of the series will have to wait a little longer. According to Koei Tecmo's latest update, Nelke is now aiming for a January 31, 2019 release date in Japan.
The delay was put in place to further improve the game's quality.
Here's the intro trailer previously shared to promote the upcoming western release: