New Game Plus Expo 2022: Idea Factory International Announcement Summary

It wouldn’t be a New Game Plus Expo showcase without Idea Factory International being involved, and while NEPTUNIA X SENRAN KAGURA: NINJA WARS (available 22nd April 2022 for Nintendo Switch) did make a brief appearance during the opening of the show, it was the only Neptunia (or SENRAN KAGURA) outing we saw during the event. Instead viewers were treated to some surprising new announcements!

Here is a breakdown of Idea Factory International related titles that were announced during the New Game Plus Expo 2022 showcase stream.

Amnesia Memories (Nintendo Switch – Autumn 2022): In Amnesia: Memories, players will wake up as the mysterious Heroine, who has no memory of who she is. A friendly spirit named Orion will appear to help you regain your memories as you explore your world and remember those closest to you.

Amnesia Later X Crowd (Nintendo Switch – Autumn 2022): A companion to Amnesia: Memories, Later x Crowd features a multitude of different story scenarios, as well as new mini-games. Deepen your relationship with the main characters and sub-characters of Amnesia: Memories and see what sparks!

Each game will be released individually, each with a Limited Edition, but it is also expected that a Dual Pack containing both games will be offered through the Iffy Store.

Birushana: Rising Flower of Genpei (Nintendo Switch – 1st July 2022): Fifteen years after the Heiji Rebellion, the Heike clan has reached the height of its power, while the Genji clan remains devastated by defeat. Hidden deep within the mountains of Kurama lives Shanao, the youngest surviving male heir to the Genji name. However, Shanao harbors a deep secret known by very few.Torn between her duty to live up to the Genji family name and her desire to live a peaceful life, Shanao sets off to take down the Heike stronghold and finally bring peace in the country. Her adventure leads her to find new cherished relationships, as well as something deeper than the feud between the rivaling clans.

Dusk Diver 2 (PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch / Summer 2022): Dusk Diver 2 continues the story of Yumo and her friends, taking up arms once again to protect the Human Realm from dimensional evils that are converging on Taipei’s bustling Ximending neighborhood and its dark underworld, Youshanding. Who can Yumo and the Guardians of Kunlun trust? What consequences of their past will they face? Fight to find the truth and save the city once again!

Additional details relating to each of these titles can be found on the official Idea Factory International website.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK, but in the past he has produced content for 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 Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

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