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Bandai Namco Ent. Reveals Full Metal Panic! Tatakau Who Dares Wins PS4 Game

posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Simulation RPG slated for 2018

A panel at the Fantasia Bunko Festival 2017 event on Saturday announced that the Full Metal Panic! franchise is getting a PlayStation 4 game titled Full Metal Panic! Tatakau Who Dares Wins (Full Metal Panic! Fight Who Dares Wins). BB Studio is developing the simulation RPG with a slated release in 2018. Bandai Namco Entertainment will publish the game.

The panel also screened the game's first video, which featured English narration and Japanese subtitles.

The Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory television anime series will premiere in spring 2018. The anime's first season is getting a three-film director's cut version.

Full Metal Panic! centers around a mercenary group called Mithril on a parallel Earth in which the Cold War did not end in 1991.

The original Full Metal Panic! light novel series debuted in 1998, and Fujimi Shobo published the series' 12th and final novel in the main series in 2010. The novels have more than 11 million copies in print. Tokyopop published the first five volumes before the company shut down its North American branch in 2011.

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