Yesterday, early reports from Famitsu
magazine brought news of a new game in the Metal Max
series, in development for Nintendo DS by Crea-tech. Today, publisher Kadokawa Games opened a teaser site
for Metal Max 3
, featuring a short video of the RPG in action. As would be expected, it's got tanks. A bright red one, in fact! Screens are up on Famitsu
is a tank RPG series whose first localized entry, the PS2 spin-off Metal Saga
, was released in North America in 2006 by Atlus. A DS sequel that same year was passed over, leaving the fate of this game in question.
According to 1UP
's summary of the Famitsu
article, Metal Max 3
stars a character, having just been resurrected by a mad scientst, on a quest to regain his memories. Kadokawa apparently classifies him as "the strongest level-1 character in the history of video games." The game will be released this summer in Japan.