Koei Tecmo has released a batch of Atelier news, starting with release dates. Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea (PS3) launches digitally and at retail on March 10 in North America, followed by the European release on March 13. Atelier Ayesha Plus: The Alchemist of Dusk hits the PS Vita starting January 13 in North America and January 14 in Europe.
Gust, the series developer, also revealed that Atelier Rorona will be making the jump to 3DS. The port is planned for a 2015 launch.
Tecmo Koei confirmed that Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland will indeed see a western release this June. The remake of Atelier Rorona will be available on PS3 (retail) and PS Vita (digital via PSN) starting June 20 in Europe, with the North American launch on June 24.
Not keen on letting moe alchemy sit idle, developer Gust has announced a remake Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland for Playstation 3 and PS Vita. Among other things, the redux has been retitled as New Atelier Rorona: The Origin Story of the Alchemist of Arland and will feature new events, a longer time limit, item cultivation (gardening, basically), new party characters, costumes, and cross-platform save data.
New Atelier Rorona is set for a November launch in Japan. A release outside of Japan was not announced.
Courtesy of NIS America’s Nao Zook – and the official website – is the announcement that Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland ships to retailers worldwide today. Share your love of funny hats and Gold Standard-breaking sorcery on a PS3 near you!
NIS America has just launched the official English website for Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland. Available here, the site is paired with the announcement that this latest entry in the Atelier series will be available in Fall of this year.