Update 11/06 15:06 – Bandai Namco has confirmed the existence of Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered. It releases for PlayStation 4 on September 20, 2019.
Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is getting a remaster later this year. Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered is coming to PS4 from Bandai Namco Entertainment. The news leaked just before E3 2019 was set to kick off.
Gematsu have a full description of the game:
Journey back to the other world in Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. Level-5’s classic tale returns better than ever. Join Oliver as he embarks on an adventure through a world inhabited by new friends and ferocious foes alike in the hopes of bringing back his mother after a tragic incident. With a copy of the Wizard’s Companion in his hand and his trusty friend Drippy by his side, he will travel across this rich fantasy world to tame familiars, take on enemies, and overcome the countless challenges that stand between him and his mother’s salvation.
This charming tale unfolds through the use of animation storyboarded and created by the legendary Studio Ghibli and music composed by the renowned Joe Hisaishi. Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch combines beautiful animated visuals, masterful storytelling, and a sweeping score to create an epic role-playing adventure like no other.
Take the Other World with You – Take Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch wherever you go on Nintendo Switch.
All-Star Production – Level-5’s mastery of the RPG genre is combined with Studio Ghibli’s world-class animation and music composed by the renowned Joe Hisaishi.
Captivating Story – A charming yet tragic tale unfolds through the use of animation storyboarded and created by Studio Ghibli with English and Japanese voice-overs.
Role-Playing Mastery – A rich mixture of familiar RPG elements, expertly crafted and designed, and featuring dozens of locations to explore, hundreds of creatures to battle, and a wealth of quests and secrets to uncover.
Dynamic Combat – Switch freely between characters and familiars in an exciting battle system that combines real-time and turn-based tactical elements.
You can check out the box art for the game below:
I am beyond excited to give this game another go as it was the final title I played on my PS3 before I sold it. I had a blast with it.
Along with Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered being leaked two others joined the lineup. Elden Ring is the next game from FromSoftware and is the rumoured collaboration between Miyazaki and George R. R. Martin. The second game is a brand new entry in the tales of series, called Tales of Arise. The game looks especially gorgeous with some great screenshots.
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Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered is coming to PlayStation 4.
What are your thoughts on the remaster? Did you play the game when it first launched?
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