Koei Tecmo has announced that Ar nosurge Plus: Ode to an Unborn Star is headed to European and North American PSN on July 1st and 2nd, respectively. This is an enhanced PlayStation Vita port for the original Ar nosurge release, which launched last year on PlayStation 3 (our review can be found here.)
The game will launch at $39.99 and will only be available digitally in both regions. As with most Koei Tecmo / Gust releases, the game will have both Japanese and English audio options.
Enhancements to the 'Plus' version include:
-New costumes for the four main characters (Delta, Earthes, Casty, and Ion)
-Beat the game to unlock even more costumes for the above four characters
-New “Purification” costumes for the additional characters
-New “Purification” Partners
-Sarly, Nelo, and Shurelia can be selected as conversation partners during Purification.
-Some DLC available for the previous version comes pre-loaded!
-Updates and Balancing
-Full feature tutorial
-Synthesis Shop Events viewable from
We have a collection of screenshots in the gallery below.
Update: NIS America is offering a Limited Edition for North America. As it stands, this will be the only physical release of the game in the West. Pre-orders should be available here when the store updates.