Corpse Party 3DS Game Slated to Ship on July 30
posted on by Daryl Lee Hale
Game publisher 5pb. (Steins;Gate, Robotics;Notes) announced on Thursday it will release the Corpse Party: Blood Covered …Repeated Fear. horror game for the Nintendo 3DS on July 30 in Japan.
The horror game is a port of the 2010 PlayStation Portable game Corpse Party. The upcoming 3DS version will include a new chapter from Team GrisGris' Makoto Keidōin and Sakuya Kamishiro.
The original Corpse Party from Team GrisGris followed of a group of high school students trapped in Heavenly Host Elementary, which is haunted by children who disappeared.
XSEED Games released the PSP version of the original Corpse Party game in North America and Europe, as well as the follow-up game Corpse Party: Book of Shadows. Xseed Games also announced last year that it will release the original Corpse Party game for PC, and 5pb. released an iOS port with Xseed's English translation last year.
5pb. released Corpse Party: Blood Drive, the final installment of the series storyline, in Japan last year.
The franchise has inspired several manga adaptations as well as the Corpse Party Missing Footage and Corpse Party: Tortured Souls -Bōgyaku Sareta Tamashii no Jukyō- video anime. Filming for a live-action movie based on the franchise began last month.
Source: Dengeki Online