Idea Factory International have announced that DATE A LIVE: Ren Dystopia, a visual novel based upon the popular light novel and anime series, will be making its way to Steam (for Windows PC) in 2024.
Localised into English for the first time this Windows PC release of the game features a brand new original story and introduces Ren, an entirely new character in the franchise. Ren. The Steam release will also unveil the localization of 2 audio dramas (Natsumi Encounter and Origami Friendship) and a short novel (Ren Masques) exclusive to the Deluxe Edition.
About: A newly emergent spirit named Natsumi ends up in the crosshairs of Deus Ex Machina Industry. Shido defends Natsumi from Deus Ex Machina Industry and manages to seal her powers.
Following the transformation and inversion caused by Origami, Shido manages to reshape the world to protect it, eventually sealing Origami. Enemies may still lurk about, but Shido and his friends savor the peace they’ve secured through their ordeals.
After an ordinary evening spent among friends, Shido has an unusual dream. He hears a mysterious voice calling out from the shadows. Upon waking up the next morning, Shido discovers a peculiar container adorned with a snake pattern under his pillow. Thinking it might be a prank, Shido asks around for the container’s owner. But when they try to open it…
DATE A LIVE: Ren Dystopia will be available as both a Standard Digital Edition and Deluxe Digital Edition, with the Digital Deluxe Edition containing the following items
Digital Art Collection (13 pages)
Character art collection
Rough art collection
2 Audio Dramas in Japanese and Drama Script in English and Traditional Chinese (PDF)
Official Soundtrack (27 tracks)
Short Novel in Japanese, English, and Traditional Chinese
As it stands DATE A LIVE: Ren Dystopia is scheduled for a worldwide Windows PC release (via Steam) in 2024 with further details to be revealed at a later date.