Fairy Tail delayed to June 25 in Europe & Japan, June 26 in North America

Koei Tecmo has announced that Fairy Tail, the turn-based RPG based on the manga/anime series, has been delayed to June 25 in Europe/Japan and June 26 in North America. The game was originally set to release March 19. The delay was made to 'further enhance the game for a more enriching Fairy Tail experience', according to the press release.


The game's producer, Keisuke Kikuchi, offered the following comment regarding the delay.

“I am truly sorry for FAIRY TAIL’s delay, and the inconvenience caused to our fans, partners, and stakeholders who are looking forward to this title. Please allow us to take further time to polish the game to ensure it is as high quality as possible, so we can offer you a truly immersive experience. We will be working hard to enhance the magic effects, event scene effects, improving the game balance, and more! We will talk about the improvements in more detail in the coming months. This delay will allow us to ensure we provide you a much more satisfying game. Thank you for your understanding.”

Fairy Tail is set to release for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC. For more information on the game, you can check out the (now outdated) release date trailer and pre-order information, character introductions [1, 2], or the Paris Games Week trailer.