Global Release Window Announced for The Caligula Effect: Overdose!

Santa Ana, CA (December 6, 2018) – NIS America is happy to announce that The Caligula Effect: Overdose is coming to Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, and Steam® globally in March 2019! Originally released in 2017 as The Caligula Effect on PlayStation®Vita, The Caligula Effect: Overdose boasts twice the story content and new features like an overhauled UI, new characters including a playable female protagonist, and additional scenarios and endings!

About the game:
Mobius. An idyllic world that exists for the sake of letting people forget about the pain and problems of reality. In this world created by a sentient vocal synthesizer program, μ (Mu), reality and fantasy has become blurred, allowing people to relive their high school years in bliss. Yet in this seemingly beautiful and perfect world, something is amiss. Escape from this false paradise with your fellow students and return to reality in The Caligula Effect: Overdose!

Key Features:
An Overdose of New Features - The Caligula Effect: Overdose boasts enhanced visuals and gameplay! Explore new story branches, endings, and the “Forbidden Musician Route” while escaping the virtual world of Mobius.

The New Faces of Kishimai High - Play as the newly added female protagonist! Plus, meet two new members of the Go-Home Club, who each have their own new Ostinato Musician to face.

Use the Imaginary Chain! - Turn-based battle meets exhilarating action in this refined JRPG battle system! Develop a flawless strategy after using the Imaginary Chain to predict what your enemies will do next!

Unite and Escape - Sometimes, it's hard to go it alone. Befriend over 500 other students in this imaginary paradise to improve your skills in battle and ultimately return to reality.

Release Date:
March 12, 2019 (NA)
March 15, 2019 (EU)
March 22, 2019 (ANZ)
Platform: Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4, Steam®
Genre: RPG
Player(s): 1
Audio: Japanese
Text: English
Ratings: ESRB: M / PEGI: 12 / USK: 12 / ACB: M
Publisher: NIS America, Inc.
Developer: Furyu Corporation

About NIS America

In 2003, NIS America was established in Southern California to bring exciting, one-of-a-kind Japanese culture to North America. NIS America's team members devote themselves to the fans. Their respect for their fans is at the heart of everything they do. As an established entertainment publisher in the U.S., NIS America is committed to continuous growth and improvement.

NIS America is a subsidiary of Nippon Ichi Software, Inc., a company famous for its unique line of strategy RPGs with titles such as Disgaea and Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk. In keeping with its mission, NIS America also publishes other popular Japanese games including SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA, and Grand Kingdom.


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