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XSEED Games Offers Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko's Hysteric Birthday Bash on PC in Winter

posted on 2018-10-16 01:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Book of Shadows, Blood Drive also head to PC; Corpse Party 2 delayed to winter

Video game website Game Informer reported on Monday that XSEED Games will localize and release the Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko's Hysteric Birthday Bash (Corpse Party -THE ANTHOLOGY- Sachiko no Renai Yūgi ♥ Hysteric Birthday 2U) game for the PC, with the release slated for later this winter.

It also revealed that the previously announced fall release for Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient is now slated for later this winter. it will also release Corpse Party: Book of Shadows on PC on October 29, and Corpse Party: Blood Drive at an unspecified date "shortly after" the release of Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko's Hysteric Birthday Bash and Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient.

XSEED Games describes:

Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko's Hysteric Birthday Bash is a romantic comedy spin-off of the Corpse Party series. In it, series antagonist Sachiko Shinozaki, who ruthlessly murdered countless students and superiors in previous games, throws herself a birthday party. Her guests include her previous victims, who are put through various activities for her amusement.

The game debuted for the PlayStation Portable in Japan in August 2012.

XSEED Games released the PSP version of the original Corpse Party game in North America and Europe, as well as the follow-up games Corpse Party: Book of Shadows on PSP and Corpse Party: Blood Drive for PS Vita. XSEED released an English translation of the expanded 2008 edition of the original PC game via Steam, GOG.com, and the Humble Store by Humble Bundle in April 2016. 5pb. released an iOS port with XSEED's English translation in 2015. 5pb. shipped Corpse Party: Blood Covered …Repeated Fear, a Nintendo 3DS port of the game, in July 2016.

GrindHouse released the Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient game in 2013 on the PC as a sequel to Team GrisGris' original Corpse Party games. The reboot version, titled Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient Neues; (seen left), shipped for the PC in Japan October 2017. XSEED Games will release the rebooted version.

The game inspired two live-action films. The first opened in Japan in August 2015, and the second opened in July 2016. The game has also inspired two OVAs and multiple manga series.

Source: Game Informer (Kimberley Wallace) via Gematsu


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