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Akiba’s Beat Japan Release Date and New Characters Revealed

Akiba's Beat - Asahi Tachibana - Trailer screenshot

In the latest Famitsu issue, it has been confirmed that Akiba’s Beat will be released on October 13, 2016 in Japan for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. The game will cost 7,200 Yen on PlayStation 4, and 6,200 Yen for PlayStation Vita. Also, if you get the first-print copy of the game, you will get DLC costumes, 7 character soundtracks, and also development documents.

Akiba's Beat - Battle - Screenshot

Battle gameplay preview

Not only that, the latest issue of the magazine also introduced some new characters of the game (thanks, Siliconera).

Mysterious Black Market Seller

  • Shareko Ube (CV: Rie Murakawa): A mysterious black market seller who appears in different areas. His goal is to destroy delusions and bring peace to Akihabara.

Akihabara Vigilance Committee

  • Leader (CV: Katsuyuki Konishi): The leader of the Akihabara Vigilance Committee. His real name remains unknown.
  • Akari Hozuki (CV: Eri Suzuki): 16-years old. Loves arcade centers.
  • Aoi Hozuki (CV: Masumi Tazawa): Akari’s twin sister. Contrary to Akari, Aoi is calm and quiet.

Administration Bureau of Delusions

  • Mikado Kurosaki (CV: Junichi Suwabe): Director of the mysterious organization known as the Administration Bureau of Delusions. He thinks that delusions are needed to further develop the world into a better place.
  • Kasuga Yuuki (CV: Yasuaki Takumi): The general manager of the research office. He seems to be an acquaintance of Reiji and the others.
  • Mari Tojo (CV: Rina Sato): The chief of the research office. She never breaks out of her calm manners, but seems to have some kind of relation with Reiji as well.

Akiba's Beat - Conversation - Screenshot

Conversation gameplay preview

Akiba’s Beat will release on October 13, 2016 in Japan for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. The game will be heading westward sometime this winter.


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