Folks who enjoy games based off of light novels and that are playable on the PS Vita will find that A.W. : Phoenix Festa will be coming to the west soon. Set to release over in the west via PSN, the combat dating sim game is set to come out on July 26th.
Western fans seeking to try out A.W. : Phoenix Festa will find that the game will be available through the PlayStation Network across the west. Of course, this includes Europe and North America among many other regions, which Bandai Namco announced saying that it will be available on July 26th.
I’m sure the easily triggered SJWs will flip at this game, but if you feel like A.W. : Phoenix Festa is something worth checking out you can read the game’s official description detailing what folks can expect from the dating sim combat game:
“A.W. : Phoenix Festa combines dating sim mechanics and combat in one game and features its own original storyline dug out the light novel series. The game will let fans experience a challenging adventure with numerous endings and multiple outcomes. Players will start the game as main character Ayato or will create their Original Characters and goes about daily school life by making friends and competing in the Phoenix Festa tournament. They will have to train themselves in order to increase their fight abilities as they prepare their participation in the Phoenix Festa tournament.”
For those that don’t know, the game is based on the Asterisk War light novel, which is set in a post-apocalyptic 20th century where a recovery mechanism named the Integrated Enterprise Foundation is used to reorganize cities. One of the cities, named Rikka and is also called Asterisk, holds six academy tournaments called “Festas” that places students against one another.
A.W. : Phoenix Festa is set to release to other regions via PSN on July 26th. For more information regarding the game’s release date for western folks, you can head on over to bandainamco.eu.