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Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster

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I’ve enjoyed digging into sprawling, dense RPGs ever since I was a kid, but Shin Megami Tensei has long been one of my gaming blind-spots. That’s despite me being a huge fan of the Persona series of spin-off RPGs – which are so popular in 2021 that still calling them spin-offs feels a bit reductive. So, when Atlus announced that Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne would be getting an HD remaster for Switch and other platforms, I was excited to finally experience a classic game in the franchise on a more modern, convenient platform.

Thanks to GameXplain, we have a look at the Switch version of Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster in English. Get a look at 30 minutes of footage below.

Following its debut in Japan last year, Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster releases in the west on May 25.

Atlus has readied a new “Factions & Choices” trailer for Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster. Get a look at the video below.

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster is out now for Switch in Japan. It’ll be released in the west on May 25.

Atlus today debuted a new trailer for Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster known as “The World’s Rebirth”. Check it out below.

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster is out for Switch in Japan. It will launch on May 25 in North America and Europe.

Update (3/23): Pre-orders are now open on Amazon, Best Buy, and GameStop.


Original (3/19): Atlus has dated Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster for North America and Europe. The RPG is heading to Switch overseas on May 25, the company announced today.

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster will cost $49.99, though a Digital Deluxe Edition will be available for $69.99. Those that pick up the latter version can get access to the game four days early, on May 21.

The Digital Deluxe Edition includes:

Today, Atlus released a new 1.02 update for Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster in Japan. It comes with bug fixes and improvements, but also new features – specifically “skill shuffle” and skill inheritance.

Below are the full patch notes, courtesy of Persona Central:

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster debuted in Japan about a month ago, but player reports haven’t been entirely encouraging so far. The game suffers from a few technical issues, which has made some fans in the west rethink purchasing the game when it’s localized in Spring 2021.

Fortunately, Atlus is aware of the situation, and is now looking to improve the HD release. The company said in a blog post today that a patch is planned. Atlus is looking into the behavioral speed in specific places, in addition to some phenomena thought to be caused by bugs.

Atus says it’ll follow up when it’s done checking the issues and making a list of fixes for an upcoming update.

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Atlus is promoting the release of Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster in Japan with a new commercial. Have a look at the advert below.

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster is out now for Switch in Japan. The western release will follow in Spring 2021.

Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster has arrived on Switch in Japan, and footage has now emerged showing the RPG on Nintendo’s console. View the gameplay below.

While Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster is out now in Japan, fans in the west will need to wait until Spring 2021 for its release.