PQube have announced that Akiba’s Beat, the new action RPG from Japanese developer Acquire, will be coming to Europe in Q1 2017 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Set in a hyper-stylised recreation of Akihabara, Akiba’s Beat plunges you into the heart of the mecca of Otaku culture, but all is not as it seems!
A haven for music fans, the go-to place for idol obsessives, a one stop shop for household electronics – over the years, Akihabara has meant many things to many people. Now, with dark forces at play, the memories, hopes and dreams of Akihabara’s colourful denizens are becoming a reality. Their delusions are taking physical form and with that, threatening the very fabric of time and reality! Stuck in a never-ending time loop, it is up to you take on the freakish manifestations of Akihabara in an action RPG like no other! Battle to the Beat, timing your actions to the background music to deal the most damage.
Akiba’s Beat will be coming to Europe on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in Q1 2017, Check out the trailer and screenshots from the game below: