"Digimon World: Next Order" is a Digimon role-playing video game by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. and Bandai Namco Games, developed by B.B. Studio.
Bandai Namco Entertainment America on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 released the trailer:
Digimon World: Next Order - Launch Trailer | PS4.
Digimon World: Next Order is a role-playing game set in an open world environment and played from a third-person perspective where players take control of a human character who is accompanied by two partner Digimon. The player chooses from ten possible starting companions at the beginning of the game, who grow and evolve throughout the course of the story by taking part in battles and interacting with their owner. Players can increase the bond between their Digimon and themselves by praising, scolding, feeding, or offering items. Together, they travel through various environments completing objectives and advancing the story by interacting with non-player characters and battling enemy Digimon they encounter in the field.
Battles themselves take place in real-time when an enemy creature is touched, which causes a circular-shaped battle area to appear which each partner is free to move within. The companion Digimon act automatically through an assigned AI strategy while the player can halt combat to issue commands or use restorative items. Players can switch between either partner in battle to issue specific commands or instigate a special evolution where both Digimon temporarily merge. After battle, their Digimon's stats are increased, making them stronger. A total of 217 obtainable Digimon creatures are available in the Japanese version of the game. with a further 15 added to the western version of the game, taking the total to 232.
The game's story centers around two potential main characters: Japanese third-year high school students Takuto and Shiki. Takuto was once a passionate Digimon fan in his youth, even becoming runner-up in a national tournament, but has since become more concerned with adolescent life and wondering about his future. He and Shiki are transported to the Digital World, where they meet their Digimon partners, including Agumon, Gabumon, Biyomon and Palmon. They are joined on their journey by classmates Kouta Hirose, whose partner is Guilmon he nicknamed "Yukimura", and Himari Oofuchi, who is partnered with a Salamon she nicknamed "Rikka".
Digimon World: Next Order was scheduled to be released on January 27, 2017 (PAL region), on January 31, 2017 (North America) and on February 26, 2017 (Japan) by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. and Bandai Namco Games.
It is a single-player video game.
The game is made with Unity engine.
This video game is available for the following platforms: PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4.
More information about Digimon World: Next Order you can get at:
Official website: digimonworld-neo.bn-ent.net
Product websites: PlayStation
Wikipedia: Digimon World: Next Order