Corpse Party's PS4/Switch Version Launches on February 18 in Japan
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official Twitter account for the Corpse Party horror game franchise announced on Tuesday that the PlayStation 4 and Switch versions of the Corpse Party: Blood Covered …Repeated Fear game will debut digitally in Japan on February 18. MAGES. also began streaming a video showing the game's prologue on Wednesday.
The new release will add new voice work to the game.
The game is a remake of the original Corpse Party game for the NEC PC-9801 and PC, and it was released on the PlayStation Portable (2010), 3DS (2015), and iOS (2012). XSEED Games released the game in English for the 3DS under the title of Corpse Party. Corpse Party: Book of Shadows is an anthology that combines a sequel, prequel, midquel, and alternate universe tale for the original Corpse Party. XSEED Games previously released the game on the PSP in 2011, and on PC in 2018.
Corpse Party: Blood Drive is the final installment of the original series' storyline. The game shipped in Japan for the PlayStation Vita in July 2014. XSEED Games released the game on PS Vita in North America and Europe in October 2015. The game also received a port for iOS and Android devices in February 2017. XSEED Games released the game on PC and Switch in October 2019.
GrindHouse Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient sequel game debuted in 2013 for the PC. The game was intended to be released episodically, with the story serialized in game episodes over time. However, GrindHouse only released the game's first episode. The game has also inspired a drama CD. Team GrisGris released a reboot version of the game for PC in 2017. XSEED Games released the rebooted version in English for PC in October 2019.