Today Spike Chunsoft announced a release window and released new assets of its upcoming JRPG Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness.
We learn that the game (which was revealed back in May 2021) will launch in North America and Europe in fall 2022 for PS4, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam.
The pricing will be $59.99 for the standard edition, while the Collector’s Edition will be priced at $89.99.
The game will be rated M for Mature by the ESRB, which is in line with the atmosphere and tone of the anime that inspired it.
The Collector’s Edition includes the following:
“The Collector’s Edition includes a 24″ x 36″ commemorative movie-sized cloth poster featuring new exclusive art by Kinema Citrus, the team behind the Made in Abyss anime, and your very own Cave-Raiding Notebook, containing pictures and information about primeval creatures, Relics, and Whistles, as well as space to take your own notes while diving into the netherworld. Everything comes packaged together in a Collector’s Edition outerbox!”
Below you can check out the trailer, box art, Collector’s Edition content, and new localized screenshots.
About Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness
Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness is a 3D Action RPG in which players themselves descend into the world of the Abyss and grow through their experience in its depths. In addition to a story mode in which players can relive the story of the anime while learning the basic system and how to progress in the game, there is also an original story supervised by series author, Akihito Tsukushi. Many characters from Made in Abyss appear, and event scenes are fully-voiced by the cast from the anime. Fans are sure to enjoy the dark fantasy that remains true to the unique flavor of the original work.
Take the Dive of Your Life!
Made in Abyss, the breathtaking manga and anime series by Akihito Tsukushi, is getting its first-ever video game adaptation!
Experience the Anime’s Story
The story begins with Riko and Reg’s meeting in the first episode of season one. This marks the start of their great adventure, and together they travel to Seeker Camp in the second layer of the Abyss. Experience the awesome power of the Curse of the Abyss, as well as the astonishing, legendary entities known as primeval creatures. Prepare to glimpse the world of Riko and her friends.
Experience a Brand-New Story
Another story takes place many days after Riko and Reg depart for the Abyss. The world’s sole remaining, unconquered chasm, the Abyss, is the stage where many adventures are born…and disappear. Those who appear in these stories are mesmerized by the power of the Abyss and aim for the bottom of the netherworld. The story about to be told is of the adventures of a nameless Cave Raider in the Abyss.
- Relive the world of the Abyss in this 3D Action RPG!
- Original story supervised by Akihito Tsukushi!
- Play the game with either Japanese or English text and audio!
- The anime cast reprise their roles for fully voiced event scenes!