PQube Games to Publish Kowloon High-School Chronicle onto the Nintendo Switch within Europe

PQube Games have announced a new partnership that will see them publish the classic dungeon crawling JRPG Kowloon High-School Chronicle onto the Nintendo Switch physically and digitally within Europe later this year.

As explained in the press release Kowloon High-School Chronicle was initially released exclusively in Japan for the PlayStation 2, following which saw the game receive a loyal cult following with those wishing for it to be localised and released in the west. Well after several years that dream is about to come true. as combining gameplay and mechanics from multiple genres, Kowloon High-School Chronicle is an entirely unique experience featuring elements of both traditional RPG and first-person dungeon crawling adventure.

JRPG with a Twist: Utilising the unique emotions system, talk with your fellow classmates and navigate life as high school student with complex relationships and interactions by selected from one of nine different emotions. Joy, love, anger, sadness and more will determine the tone of your responses, influencing how other characters will respond to you throughout the game.

Dungeon Crawling: In the evening, abandon your normal life as a student and take on the guise of treasure hunter. Explore complex ruins solving puzzles, battling creatures and avoiding traps as you search for ancient relics. With turn based combat, utilise Kowloon’s Action Point system that allows you to move around and attack until the points are depleted. Collect items, craft and solve puzzles to clear each dungeon and collect artifacts.

A Collector’s Edition of Kowloon High-School Chronicle will also be made available through the Funstock/Rice Digital store, but details on what this edition will contain – otherthan a box – have yet to be revealed. A standard edition of Kowloon High-School Chronicle will be available at selected retailers across Europe while the digital version will be made available on the Nintendo eShop. All three editions will be released in 2021 with details to be announced.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has worked at ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the PS Vita, PS4 or Xbox One.

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