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Unicorn Overlord update 1.04

Atlus and Vanillaware announced a new update for Unicorn Overlord today, which is version 1.04.

The update includes some smaller new features as well as improvements. Things also wouldn’t be complete if bug fixes weren’t a part of the patch notes:

Here’s the full rundown:

Vanillaware’s latest title Unicorn Overlord released only a few weeks ago, and it’s doing quite well for itself. In fact, it was announced that the title recently sold over 500,000 copies, a great success for the game. Now, thanks to an interview recently conducted with GamersBraves, we have a bit more information on the background of its development.

One interesting detail that emerged is the fact that the game wasn’t even originally planned for Switch; it began development in 2016 and was intended to launch on the PS4 and PS Vita before plans changed to accommodate a worldwide release across different platforms.

Unicorn Overlord sales

Atlus recently shared the first sales milestone for Unicorn Overlord, revealing that the game has sold over 500,000 copies. That goes for all platforms combined.

Atlus made that figure known in a Japanese trailer for the title. This video was uploaded nine days ago, so the numbers should have only gone up since then.

[Review] Unicorn Overlord

Posted on 4 months ago by in Reviews, Switch | 0 comments

Unicorn Overlord review

System: Switch
Release date: March 8, 2024
Developer: Vanillaware
Publisher: Atlus

It’s not very often you find a developer that is so truly passionate about their game that they will fund it out of their own pocket when the budget runs out, so determined are they to realize their creative vision that money ceases to be a factor. But this is par for the course for Vanillaware, who have delivered consistently excellent titles for over twenty years now. With Unicorn Overlord, a game ten years in the making, the company has crafted one of the most intricate, engaging, and mechanically dense tactical RPGs I’ve played in years.

Unicorn Overlord trailer

Atlus and Vanillaware issued a launch trailer for Unicorn Overlord. Starting today, you can get your hands on the tactical fantasy RPG.

Everything you need to know can be found in the following overview:

Unicorn Overlord 1.0.1 update Normal difficulty

Atlus has announced a version for Unicorn Overlord that will serve as a day-one update.

“Normal” is being added as a new difficulty mode – plus each difficulty level has been adjusted. Also, if you’ve played the demo, you’ll now be able to carry over your progress.

Here’s the full rundown of the update:

Atlus and Vanillaware are back with another trailer for Unicorn Overlord, titled “Josef’s Guide to Combat”.

In the video, Josef details some of the finer points of combat, including how Alain can trigger a First Strike to gain an advantage over their foes, as well as how to correctly utilise the various different types of skills that underpin the game’s combat systems.

Some information about the game can be found in the following overview:

Unicorn Overlord demo

Unicorn Overlord is only a few weeks away, and for those looking to get a taste of the action before launch, Atlus and Vanillware have you covered with a demo. Fans can download it starting today.

For those that need a refresher, here’s an overview of the game:

Unicorn Overlord battle stages and tactics, more allies

Unicorn Overlord has received another round of details from Atlus and Vanillaware going over an overview of battle stages and battle tactics, as well as details on the protagonist Alain’s allies, including Yunifi, Ramona, Morard, and more, as well as the enemy Elgor. We have some new screenshots as well.

Here’s the full rundown:

Unicorn Overlord Josef's Guide to Training trailer

Atlus and Vanillaware issued another trailer for Unicorn Overlord titled “Josef’s Guide to Training”.

The video demonstrates the ways players can build up their armies in the upcoming tactical RPG. In the trailer, protagonist Alain receives commander training from his holy knight protector Josef. Alain learns how to assemble his troops through using a variety of versatile character classes, boosting character stats through promotions and utilizing training items that grant experience to characters outside of combat.

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