Bandai Namco announces Super Robot Wars T, out for PS4 and Switch in Asia in English in 2019
Bandai Namco has revealed a brand-new Super Robot Wars title for consoles today, which is titled Super Robot Wars T. While the previous two SRW titles - V and X - were released on PlayStation Vita, this game will replace it with a Nintendo Switch version, which also marks the first SRW title to be coming to Switch. Just like all the recent titles though, this strategy RPG which features characters and units from multiple Japanese mecha anime titles will also come to PlayStation 4.
The T in the title stands for Terra and the new crossover storyline will cover a declining humanity that is losing its will to expand to the outer space. It will have the grand debut of the following 4 titles in the series.
- Expelled from Paradise
- Cowboy Bebop
- Arcadia of My Youth: Endless Orbit SSX
- Magic Knight Rayearth
And here is the complete list of titles that have also been featured in previous SRW series.
- Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam
- Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ
- Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack
- Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack - Beltorchika's Children (units only)
- Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam
- Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Skull Heart (units only)
- Mobile Suit Crossbone Gundam: Steel 7 (units only)
- Mobile Fighter G Gundam
- Invincible Robo Trider G7
- Aura Battler Dunbine
- New Story of Aura Battler Dunbine
- Armored Trooper Votoms
- Armored Trooper Votoms: Big Battle
- Armored Trooper Votoms: The Last Red Shoulder (units only)
- The Brave Express Might Gaine
- The King of Braves GaoGaiGar
- Gunbuster (Aim for the Top!)
- Martian Successor Nadesico: The Prince of Darkness
- Getter Robo Armageddon (True Getter Robo: The Last Day of the World)
- Mazinger Z: Infinity
- Gun X Sword
Super Robot Wars T will be released for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Japan and Asia in 2019. Although Super Robot Wars V and X had an Asian English localization, so far Bandai Namco has only announced a Traditional Chinese localization for Hong Kong and Taiwan. We will share more details when Bandai Namco confirms an English localization.
Update: As expected and spotted by the folks (folk?) at Gematsu, Bandai Namco has confirmed an English localization for Southeast Asia for Super Robot Wars T. Here's an English-version trailer for Super Robot Wars T, followed by a developer message to fans in SEA
Here also are the first English screenshots for the game: