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While much of the content remained the same around the world, Japan’s Nintendo Direct Mini contained a few unique announcements, with the biggest being Atelier Ryza 2. Thankfully it’s confirmed for the west as well, with a Switch launch in the region this winter.

The game marks the first time an Atelier sequel has starred the same protagonist – while others have had the heroes return as party members, they’ve often passed the baton to a new heroine.

An official teaser website has opened up with a countdown to July 29th, where more news is promised to land.

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Written by Tom Brown

Whether it’s an exciting new entry in a series long established or a weird experiment meant only for the dedicated, Tom is eager to report on it. Rest assured, if Nintendo ever announces Elite Beat Agents 2, he’ll be there.