Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom downloadable content “The Wizard’s Companion” (official English title not yet confirmed) will launch on March 19 for 1,500 yen, publisher Bandai Namco and developer Level-5 announced.
Here is an overview of the add-on:
The truth of the world that conceals the “taintedness” that corrupted the kings of Ni no Kuni will be revealed on this new adventure!
Here, we will introduce some of the second large-scale downloadable content’s new elements, including new episodes that delve into the pasts of the main characters, new Martial Methods, and a new arena called “Pandora Night.”
*To play this downloadable content, you must have the latest version of Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom installed.
*You can play the second large-scale downloadable content starting from chapter five of the main scenario.
*Players who do not own the first large-scale downloadable content, “The Lair of the Lost Lord,” can still play the second large-scale downloadable content.
■ Companion: The Rabbit-Faced Key Character of this Story
Evan, who heard rumors of a mysterious rabbit you can meet in a dream by staying at the inn, promptly makes his way to the Dreaming Chamomile Inn in Goldpaw.
When he wakes up, he’s in a dream…!? There, he meets a suspicious, tuxedo-wearing, rabbit-faced character who calls himself Evan’s “Conductor.”
What is the goal of this “Conductor” who holds the key to the story…?
Those who played Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch may remember this rabbit. What does he have to do with Evan and the others in Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom? Look forward to more information in a future update!
■ New Character Episodes: The Pasts of Each Character Come to Light
Aranella sitting at a grave…? A happy-looking Nerea…? And Leander by her side…? Previously unseen scenarios that touch upon the main characters’ pasts will unfold!
■ Two New Martial Methods
“Martial Method” is a new battle style that was introduced in the first large-scale downloadable content, “The Lair of the Lost Lord.” By customizing Martial Methods, you can evolve your battle style with a number of distinct skills that previously unavailable in battle. The second large-scale downloadable content adds two new Martial Methods.
What kind of power lies within the new Martial Methods being added this time?
■ “Pandora Night” Arena
“Pandora Night” is a battle arena where you can challenge consecutive battles of the highest difficulty. These are time attack-style battles that reward you based on your clear time.
Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom is available now for PlayStation 4 and PC.
View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.