Refresh [Sun 18th Sep, 2022 02:45 BST]: Level-5 has now confirmed that the Megaton Mushashi X will launch exclusively in Japan on December 1st. Below is a trailer and gameplay footage (via Gematsu):
Original article [Sat 2nd Jul, 2022 02:35 BST]: It is known for series like Level-5 Professor Layton, Inazuma Eleven and Yo-kai Watch – announced a mech RPG game Megaton Musashi will be free-to-play in Japan this fall.
Megaton Musashi X Megaton Musashi will include the six major content updates it has received since its launch on Switch in 2021, and will also introduce new content. This includes Season 2 of the story, PVP online battles, new mecha, characters, weapons and stages (Thanks, Gematsu).
Save data from the original game will be transferred to Megaton Musashi X, and players who do so will be able to purchase a special item set with exclusive mecha. Getter Robo and Mazinger Z will also join the free release Megaton Musashi when it arrives later this year.
There’s no word on the localization of this new version of the game, but we’ll let you know if anything changes. Megaton Musashi also goes beyond the game and is accompanied by anime, manga and various other merchandise in Japan.
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