New Screenshots for The World Ends With You
Set in Tokyo’s trendiest district, The World Ends With You begins with the lead character Neku waking up to find a phone message stating he has only 7 days before he will cease to exist. Only with the coolest fashions, friends and fighting skills can Neku restore hope to the city’s population and prevent being stricken from existence altogether. Yes, you read that right, fashion friends, and fighting skills will ultimately save your life folks so don’t ever let anyone tell you otherwise.
The story begins as Neku wakes up amidst the hustle and bustle of Shibuya, Tokyo. Confused and disoriented, he receives a message on his phone warning him that he will cease to exist unless he completes a certain mission. With his life seemingly on the line, Neku plunges into the back streets of the urban labyrinth…
- Experience the urban grit and neon of the coolest district in Tokyo with a distinctive, high quality style of in-game artwork.
- Meet an achingly hip cast of characters each with an interesting personality and stylish sense in fashion, music and culture.
- Highly innovative and intuitive combat system that makes full use of the Nintendo DS Touch Screen, Dual Screens and Microphone like no other game before it!
- Use fantastic psychic powers to read the thoughts of the population, put words into people’s minds, and move objects to help you progress in your adventure!
- Immerse yourself in an amazing audio soundtrack featuring a diverse fusion of bleeding-edge hip-hop, rock, and techno.
- A tale of friendship, hope and overcoming your challenges, creatively told with a modern edge.
- Shop till you drop! Keep abreast of the latest Trends to stay one step ahead of the fashion scene and your enemies. Trade items with friends using Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection too.
- Action-packed minigame fun that can be enjoyed by up to four players via DS Wireless Play!
- Engage the Chance Encounter mode via DS Wireless Play to share data with fellow game users you bump into in the real world
For more information on The World Ends With You, look over our previous posts here and here. The game is expected to hit stores on April 22, so until then you can satisfy yourselves with some additional screenshots by heading on over to our FileFront page.