The release date
for one of Nippon Ichi's SRPG remakes has been announced, and another one officially backed up, by a somewhat unexpected source. Atlus
announced yesterday that they would handle the distribution for three of NIS America's upcoming games, including Disgaea DS
and Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure.
Before the American branch of NIS was founded, Atlus published the company's games, including, appropriately enough, the original releases of both Rhapsody
. The games will be their own worst competition, being released simultaneously on September 23.
The American boxarts for both games have also been revealed. While the Rhapsody
art (found after the break) is a simplified version of the original
uses a different piece of artwork and a baffling "CAUTION: PLAYERS XING" road sign.