‘Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster’ announced

The classic JRPG will feature updated visuals and the ability to save at any time

The post-apocalyptic PS2 JRPG Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne will receive an official HD remaster this May, when it releases on PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC.

Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster was announced by its publisher, Atlus West on Twitter late last week.

The announcement tweet features a video from the game’s director Kazuyuki Yamai, who enthusiastically talks about the upcoming release.

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Launching on May 25, the remaster will include updated visuals with new models and backgrounds. Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster also has a new difficulty setting which makes the game easier, along with an additional feature which allows players to save at any time.

The HD Remaster will also feature expanded audio options, as players will have the option to choose between Japanese or English voice overs.

Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster will also launch with additional DLC, including the Chronicle Pack which adds Raidou from the Devil Summoner series of games. A digital deluxe version of the remaster includes the Maniax Pack, which adds Dante from Devil May Cry.

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Shin Megami Tensei 3 Nocturne HD Remaster Credit: ATLUS West

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The Shin Megami Tensei series of Japanese role-playing games has grown in popularity in recent years. The first title in the series released in 1987, and since then over 26 titles have been ported and released in the Western market.

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