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Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time Arrives on PS4 May 15th

The hit anime series Little Witch Academia comes to life in this new side-scrolling action adventure.

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Roll call, PlayStation Nation!

Randy here from Bandai Namco. Today, I’m thrilled to share that everyone’s favorite little witches will be enchanting players this Spring, as Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time releases on PS4 May 15th, 2018! Based on the popular anime series Little Witch Academia, join Atsuko Kagari and her friends in an all-new original story, as they work together to solve a mysterious occurrence at Luna Nova Witch Academy in this side-scrolling action adventure RPG. For those of you unfamiliar with the series or need a refresher, let me drop some knowledge.

Class is in Session!

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

Little Witch Academia is an anime series created by famed anime studio, Trigger, known for their work on Kill la Kill. The series follows Atsuko Kagari a.k.a Akko, an ordinary girl who enrolls into Luna Nova Academy after seeing a famous witch, Shiny Chariot, in action at a magic festival. From then on, it becomes her mission to enroll in the same school Shiny Chariot attended and become a great witch just like her. Here you follow her journey from ordinary girl to witch, making a variety of friends and going on adventures along the way. The series is currently streaming on the Netflix app on your PS4s in case you’d like to do your homework.

Assignment Time!

Now that you have some background, let’s talk about what you’ll be embarking on in Chamber of Time. As Luna Nova quickly approaches summer break, our loveable Akko finds herself getting in trouble (as usual). She ends up getting sentenced to clean the school’s library by teacher, Anne Finnelan.

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

Upon putting a book away, she unlocks a strange chamber concealed behind one of the bookshelves and decides to investigate. The hidden chamber reveals a lounge that leads into a dungeon! After escaping the dungeon, a weird occurrence happens where the day repeats itself over and over again. It’s up to Akko and her friends to solve the mystery and get things back to normal so they can finally start their vacation.

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

You’ll build a party of three witches, choosing from fan favorites like Akko, Lotte, Sucy, Diana, and a few others as you explore dungeons and battle your way through various bosses. Then, you’ll earn points and unlock new spells that you can use to customize each character, including Shiny Arc!

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

If that’s not enough excitement for you, we have a real treat for the fans.

Don’t be Tardy!

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

For fans of the series, one of the coolest features of this game is that it allows you to explore the halls of Luna Nova Academy! Watch as characters and areas from the series come to life! Walk, run, and sneak your way through classrooms, halls, and various areas with Akko.

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

Unlock game events as you visit teachers, talk to students, and eavesdrop on conversations! Live the life of a student and immersive yourself in the craft. Once you’re done with classes, we have some extracurricular activities and rewards for you!

Come Aboard!

Exclusively for our PlayStation fans, we have a special treat for you! When you pre-order Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time not only will you receive the beautiful Chamber of Time PS4 Theme, but you’ll also receive the Magic Knight Grand Charion mini-game.

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

Jump onto the Grand Charion ship and shoot your way to the end where your magic ship transforms into a giant robot! Hone your skills and earn your high score!

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

See you in class!

We can’t wait for you to get enchanted with Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time on May 15th! Until then, in the words of Shiny Chariot “Just believe in yourself, that’s your magic.”

Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

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ChrisMCNBVA said:

March 16th, 9:09 am

Yay, on the psn page though it says june 30th but i guess it can always be updated lol. I am really excited for this game too.

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    Randy Le said:

    March 16th, 3:46 pm

    Yay! We can’t wait for you play :D

Kishnabe said:

March 16th, 10:43 am

Another game wish listed.

rafael_martines said:

March 16th, 11:23 am

I remeber that after the game’s release in Japan there would be a post-launch update that add’s online co-op,Will the western version comes with the update included?

Da_Chief_319 said:

March 16th, 12:04 pm

Looks great! I’ve seen the two short films but have yet to see the series. Is this a PSN exclusive or will there be a physical version as well?

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    Randy Le said:

    March 16th, 3:58 pm

    If you liked the two OVAs, I highly recommend the series! Definitely check it out on Netflix if you have the chance. The game will be available digitally, with the pre-order rewards being exclusive the PlayStation Store :)

    Dimsum said:

    March 17th, 9:57 am

    I own over 300 PHYSICAL PS4 games. This game looks fantastic and I would gladly pay $100+ for a collectors edition but $50 for a digital rental license? Not a chance.

    TL;DR: No Physical, NO BUY.

Fuego__Hugo said:

March 16th, 2:19 pm

Are the theme and mini-game only available exclusively for the PSN store or can I pre-order at a different retailer and get the theme and mini-game?

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    Randy Le said:

    March 16th, 3:45 pm

    The theme and the mini-game are exclusive pre-order rewards for the PlayStation Store.

mwolfizcool said:

March 16th, 5:01 pm

So is the mini game a seperate download? Will it be included in the base game?

Also love the series and im surprised how close the graphics look to the art. At times you can barely tell they’re 3D models

SoloWingKiba said:

March 16th, 6:33 pm

Will the game have English VO? Love the show voices but I know Namco Bandai has a reputation for not doing dubs for anime games.

    zaneh622 said:

    March 17th, 12:08 am

    Hope so. For this game, JP only=no buy, Dub only/Dual audio=buy.

    Welmosca said:

    March 20th, 12:30 am

    Yeah hope they keep that reputation.

DigiDestinedJake said:

March 17th, 11:06 am

Does the theme play any music? Do we get the mini-game right away when checking out like with the theme or do we not get it until the game releases?

humberto_ugalde said:

March 18th, 10:31 am

Since it looks like there is a representative of Namco here I’d like to ask some questions.

First, will there not be a physical release? And lastly, I haven’t seen any footage with the English dub, will the gave one? What about a Mexican dub?

    gundamcero said:

    March 19th, 7:24 am

    There is no physical release and there is no dub. Japanese with english subtitles only.

    humberto_ugalde said:

    March 19th, 1:25 pm

    A ludicrous shame on both accounts.

Welmosca said:

March 20th, 12:33 am

I still need to watch the anime,its on ma backlog like other hundreds but side-scrolling action adventure RPG?…count me in.Will keep ma eyes on the game but its a confirmed buy after I watch the anime.

PS:Can’t believe there are people complaining about jap voices only.Surely not anime fans.

ChildofValhalla said:

March 25th, 11:33 am

No physical edition, no buy. Sorry guys, you’re missing out on my $50.

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