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Digimon Survive - Release Date, Platforms, Trailers, Gameplay, PC Specs

Digimon Survive is a new visual novel RPG from Bandai Namco. Here's when it releases, gameplay, trailers, preorder info, PC specs, and more.
Digimon Survive - Release Date, Platforms, Trailers, Gameplay, PC Specs

The long-awaited visual novel strategy RPG hybrid from developers Witchcraft and Hyde, Digimon Survive, releases in July 2022 across all major gameplay platforms following multiple delays since the game's reveal at the 20th Anniversary celebration of the Digimon anime series in 2018.

Accordingly, publisher Bandai Namco presents a brand-new adventure set in a mysterious new world, with characters designed by Uichi Ukumo and music by the acclaimed artist Tomoki Miyoshi. Beyond this, players dictate the pace and direction of the game's story as they explore one of the many different endings.

So, without further ado, here's everything you need to know about Digimon Survive, including the game's release date, platforms, preorder information, trailers, gameplay features, PC system specifications, and more.

Digimon Survive - Release Date And Platforms

Digimon Survive's global release date is on 29th July 2022
Digimon Survive's global release date is on 29th July 2022. (Picture: Bandai Namco)

Digimon Survive will release globally on 29th July 2022 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Microsoft Windows PC. Notably, the game will be released early on Nintendo Switch and PS4 in Japan on 28th July 2022.

Ironically, the launch date for Digimon Survive coincides with the upcoming ARPG Xenoblade Chronicles 3 by Monolith Soft for the Nintendo Switch and follows several delays since it was announced during the anime's 20th Anniversary celebration event in July 2018.

Digimon Survive - Preorders

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Digimon Survive preorders come with Free Guilmon and HP Support Item bonus. (Picture: Bandai Namco via YouTube)

You can preorder a copy of Digmon Survive for £44.99 | $59.99 via Amazon, GameStop, Best Buy, Walmart, and a selection of retail stores across Australia, Austria, Germany, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Digimon Survive - Trailers

Following several launch delays, there are many trailers for Digimon Survive, all of which you can view below.

Gameplay Trailer

Release Date Trailer

Character Trailer

Opening Movie Trailer

Digimon Survive - Gameplay and Features

Digimon is a visual novel game with survival strategy RPG elements. The game follows a group of teens (Minoru Hyuuga, Aoi Shibuya, Saki Kimishima, Ryo Tominaga, Shuuji Kayama, Kaito Shinonome, Miu Shinonome) that get lost on a school camping trip led by Takuma Momozuka. However, things turn south after they are transported to a strange world of monsters and danger.

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Player choices influence what the ending will be in Digimon Survive. (Picture: Bandai Namco)

Consequently, the group must fight through an animated world, with many difficult decisions and deadly battles, to return home. Throughout the game, players' choices impact the evolution of their monster allies and the endgame; battles in the game are fought in 2D, in a more classic SRPG style. Digimon Survive will comprise various gameplay types, ranging from Free Battle to Drama parts, through which players must unravel the game's storyline.

Key Features

  • A Rich Visual Novel Experience
    • Unfold a dark tale about friendship and survival jam-packed with exciting drama, a unique cast of characters, and potentially grim choices.
  • A darker tale about survival and friendship
    • Persuade your opponents to join your team and evolve them to fight alongside you in thrilling turn-based battles.
  • A story that evolves following the player's choices and actions
    • Your choices affect gameplay: you bond with other NPCs, your Digimon's evolution, and the outcome of your adventure.
  • Enjoy tactical RPG combats with over 100 Digimon

Digimon Survive - PC System Requirements

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The PC system requirements for Digimon Survive are not yet available. (Picture: Bandai Namco)

Unfortunately, the PC system specifications for Digimon Survive are not available yet. We will endeavor to update this section when this information becomes available.

Digimon Survive will launch worldwide on 29th July 2022 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Microsoft Windows PC.

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Featured image courtesy of Namco Bandai Games.