Acquire, the makers of the brand new sequel to Akiba’s Trip, has released a trailer for its recently announced sequel Akiba’s Beat, which is an action RPG coming to PS Vita and PS4 that follows a group of characters trapped inside a time-looping Akihabara where every day is Sunday. Along with the trailer, we have further details about the characters featured in the game, courtesy of Famitsu and Siliconera:
The story of Akiba’s Beat is set in an HD quality, realistically reproduced Akihabara. A place where many come and go, in this Akihabara where various peoples’ delusions are swirling about, delusion starts to erode the town. Before long, the flow of time is also distorted, and the protagonist Asahi and company are forever trapped in the world of “Repeating Sunday.”
“Delusion Palaces,” dungeons born of peoples’ delusions that act as the stage of battle for Asahi and company, suddenly appear in this Akihabara swirling with delusions. Its internal structure and enemies differ based on the content of the delusions embodied. Asahi and company must work together to reach the palace’s depths.
Asahi Tachibana, “The Miracle NEET”: 19 years old. The protagonist. He moved to Tokyo to attend college, but couldn’t find a reason to continue attending and dropped out during the first year’s summer vacation. Since then, he hasn’t gotten a job, and has been living the NEET life
Saki Hoshino, “The Innocent Daydreamer”: 18 years old. She recently moved to Akihabara to attend vocational school. For reasons unknown, she was working together with a familiar named Pin-kun to destroy the “world of delusions” and protect the peace since before meeting Asahi.