KOEI TECMO EUROPE LAUNCHES ATELIER SOPHIE: THE ALCHEMIST OF THE MYSTERIOUS BOOK
Celebrated ‘Atelier’ Series from GUST Debuts on PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita with a Heartwarming Entry, Featuring a New and Improved Synthesis System
Hertfordshire, 7th June 2016 — KOEI TECMO Europe are proud to announce the upcoming release of Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book on the 10th June 2016 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and digitally for the PlayStation® Vita handheld system.
The Atelier series’ latest standalone installment follows the adventures of young novice Alchemist Sophie Neuenmuller, who discovers she is the owner of an enigmatic book imbued with a soul. This Mysterious Book seems to hold all the secrets to the art of Alchemy, even going on to become Sophie’s mentor. As Sophie experiments with Alchemy throughout the story she unravels the book’s forgotten memories, and eventually sets out to uncover the strange tale of its origin.
Experience a pleasant journey alongside Sophie, her friends, and a diverse cast of townspeople that help with their adventuring needs. Uncover the multitude of mysteries of Alchemy that have been hidden away and forgotten alongside Plachta, the Mysterious Book. Experiment with the brand new Synthesis system to uncover Platcha’s memories and learn new alchemy recipes at any pace!
In a series first, two key illustrators were involved in the making of Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book – NOCO and Yuugen. Their distinctive work brings the in-game world to life and creates a dynamic environment where time, weather, and relationships play a key role in the adventures of the young new Alchemist and her trusted allies.
A variety of new screenshots, and a gameplay video, were revealed today showcasing the Dollmake feature, where players are able to create new bodies for Plachta, the Mysterious Book. Also released was a delightful new trailer, featuring the game’s heart-warming opening song, to celebrate its upcoming launch.
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ABOUT KOEI TECMO EUROPE LTD.
KOEI TECMO EUROPE LTD. is a publisher of interactive entertainment software for current generation consoles, handhelds and digital download content based in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, UK. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of KOEI TECMO HOLDINGS CO., LTD., headquartered in Yokohama, Japan. TECMO is best known for the Dead or Alive® and Ninja Gaiden®series. KOEI is best known for its Dynasty Warriors® and Samurai Warriors® franchises. On April 1, 2009, KOEI TECMO HOLDINGS CO., LTD was established as a result of the TECMO, LTD. and KOEI Co., Ltd. merger. More information about KOEI TECMO EUROPE LTD and its products can be found at www.koeitecmoeurope.com
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