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Tales of Berseria Gets a Western Release Date & Collector’s Edition

Posted on October 11, 2016 by Rae Michelle Richards

Bandai Namco has announced the North American and European ship dates for their upcoming action RPG Tales of Berseria along with new details about the game’s limited collector’s edition. Tales of Berseria will ship on both Steam and PlayStation 4 on January 27th 2017 in Europe and January 24th 2017 in North America.

Fans looking for will have to act fast because it will be limited to a production run of 1500 copies according to a press release issued by the publisher. It is not known if this allotment will be divided between the North American & European regions or if each has their own 1500 Collector’s Editions up for grabs.


As for what $199.99 CDN will get you, here is the complete list according to the official Tales Of blog:

  • Tales of Berseria game
  • The Collector’s Edition box
  • 2 Chibi Kyun characters figures (Laphicet and Velvet)
  • 3 Metal Coins
  • Exclusive Bienfu metal case (to complete your Mascots metal case collection)
  • Game soundtrack
  • Artbook
  • Starter strategy guide

Everyone who pre-orders the game will be given a limit edition set of collectible pins featuring characters from the game. Also available (depending on region) will be a limited edition keychain for those who pre-order.

Here is a look at both pre-order bonuses:



Tales of Berseria was originally this past August for both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Odd that the PS3 version has been omitted for the western release but perhaps it has something to do with absolutely massive adoption the PS4 was seen in recent years.


Valkyrie Drive Gets A Collector’s Edition Art Book

Posted on September 5, 2016 by Rae Michelle Richards

Valkyrie Drive, the next title from the creators of Senran Kagura is set to land in North America soon and publisher Rice Digital.

Not only does the game’s publisher promise that the game will “change the way you think about battle” but also promises “bouncy boob battles” (hey they’re fans of an abundance of absolute alliteration). Will Valkyrie Drive do anything to distance itself from the glaring and damning critiques of its spiritual processor has endured across various releases? We’ll wait on the final product to cast judgement on the game itself but if the newly announced special edition bonuses are any indication – Valkyrie Drive’s characters could be subject to some of the ecchi tropes that are so prevalent in the anime games genre.


So what’s included in the Valkyrie Drive collector’s edition? Here’s a full list:

  • 8x gorgeous Art Cards featuring the ladies of Valkyrie Drive
  • Vita Peach Skin Case
  • The Official Soundtrack
  • The Valkyrie Drive -Bhikkhuni- Artbook
  • High quality Presentation Box with Exclusive, Original Artwork


More information about the game is available on the official website, we also covered an earlier announcement in regards to Valkyrie Drive. It will be available on September 16th in North America and Europe for PlayStation Vita.

Photos used in this article provided by the game’s publisher.


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