Akiba’s Beat is an upcoming action role-playing video game for the PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4 video game consoles made by Acquire. Check the latest trailer below.
The theme song is 「Claris – Again」
The game takes place in Akihabara and stars protagonist and NEET Asahi Tachibana, living a regular life after deciding to drop out of college. The game’s secondary character, Saki Hoshino, recently moved to the area, and runs into Asahi. Other characters in include Japanese idol, Riyu Momose, the very young looking Yamato Hongo. The game involves the party getting stuck in a world of delusions, trapped in a repeating day long cycle on a Sunday. The party also keeps coming across a strange, unidentifiable man in a pink sash, that always seems to be around when unexplainable incidents occur.
The action RPG will be released for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan on October 13, and in North America this winter. If you missed the first trailer, check the video below.
As far as the trailer goes, the gameplay will feels like a combination between Persona x Tales of series. Let us know what you think about the game on the comment section below.