Game publisher Idea Factory International recently announced the localization of upcoming video game Azur Lane: Crosswave.
Lane: Crosswave will come to western shores
publisher will release the Compile Heart and Felistella-developed 3D action
shooter video game for the PlayStation 4. It will be available both physically
and digitally in North America and Europe in 2020. Players will enjoy Japanese
voice-overs with English subtitles for this game. The Japanese version will
launch this year, Aug. 29.
game is actually based from the smartphone version, which was released on both
iOS and Android platforms last year. This console version uses the Unreal
Engine 4 to recreate the smartphone version characters in cel-shaded 3D
out the overview below;
Lane: Crosswave takes
the spirit of the mobile game and uses the Unreal Engine to bring its
characters to life in a massive 3D world, so fans can see them like they’ve
never seen them before. The in-game character designs will also feature
cel-shaded anime style 3D graphics that stay true to the original art.
Ships at Bae – Players will need to
defeat enemy ships and meet special criteria to unlock and customize new
characters. Swap weapons and even cute accessories to fit your needs as
the top commander of the seas! With a multitude of characters to collect
each equipped with unique strengths and abilities and NPCs to unlock,
every player will definitely find their favorite commander to customize!
Ready Your Torpedoes and Set
Before you set sail, players can prepare their character units,
formations, and equipment. Customizing and preparing your formation ahead
of battle is crucial!
Glide and Weave – Don’t just sit out there
like a buoy! Prepare yourself and input your attacks! Pay close attention
to aerial bombs, underwater torpedoes, and incoming projectiles. Launch
and aim your torpedoes, shoot down incoming aerial attacks with your
anti-air guns, and swiftly glide past any incoming missiles!
Unreal Big Fish – Azur Lane: Crosswave
uses the Unreal Engine and it brings your favorite 2D characters in the
original mobile app come to life in this 3D, cel-shaded world!