Game publisher Koei Tecmo America and developer GUST Studios recently shared the first details of upcoming video game sequel Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy.
The new details include new gameplay abilities and the first storyline teases. It will launch this coming winter 2020 on North America for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Windows PC via Steam.
The sequel will be set three years after Ryza’s heroic efforts in the original game. This time around it will be her journey to the Royal Capital of Ashra-am Baird as she explores ancient ruins while seeking the truth behind the mystery of the lost legends. During her journey, she will learn a number of new skills that will help her navigate the dangers of her surroundings and this includes swimming. With this ability, she can now discover aquatic materials and explore underwater dungeons.
Ryza will be joined by her friends again in this new journey. One of those is the daughter of the merchant family Klaudia. After her adventures three years ago, she went to the Royal Capital to work, but she thought of her exciting times with Ryza. It is good fortune that they meet up again in the Royal Capital. Another party member that will join Ryza’s journey is the mysterious creature known as Fi. It does not speak, but is very expressive and full of emotion, which makes it bond quickly with Ryza.
Koei Tecmo also revealed that those who will purchase the physical and digital copy of the game during the first two weeks of release will get an Early Purchase Bonus code for the Summer Fashion Costume Set. The save data of the original game will also unlock the Classic Costume Set including outfits for Ryza and her friends.