This year’s 46th issue of Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Magazine revealed on Wednesday that Square Enix‘s Gate of Nightmares smartphone RPG will debut on October 26.
The game will feature character designs and world-building by Fairy Tail and Edens Zero manga creator Hiro Mashima.
The cast includes (Note: Character name romanizations are not official):
The game is a traditional sword-and-sorcery fantasy set in the real world and Lemurias, a parallel world where people’s dreams blend together and become real. On Lemurias, monstrous creatures known as Nightmares are born from people’s fear and torment. The story begins with the meeting of the girl Emma and the boy Azel. Emma is a Nightwalker, trained to fight by using Nightmares. Azel is a boy who seems to attract Nightmares to himself.
Jin Fujisawa, the scenario writer for many games in Square Enix‘s long-running Dragon Quest RPG series, is writing the scenario for the game. Yasuharu Takanashi, who composed the music for the television anime of Mashima’s Fairy Tail manga, is composing the game’s music.
Source: Weekly Shōnen Magazine issue 46