LONDON (September 28, 2021) – Square Enix Ltd., today announced that NEO: The World Ends with You is now available on PC through the Epic Games Store. PC players who purchase the critically acclaimed action role-playing game will receive a number of special in-game bonuses to help them get a head start in the battles that await them in Shibuya’s Underground.
NEO: The World Ends with You is the follow up to the beloved action RPG The World Ends with You, which transports players to the lively streets of Tokyo—assume the role of protagonist Rindo as you attempt to survive the life-or-death trials known as the “Reapers’ Game.” Rindo, along with a cast of unique and stylish characters, must band together to explore the bustling city of Tokyo and solve the mysteries behind this ominous game that from which they can seemingly not escape.
Released earlier this year for the PlayStation®4 console and Nintendo Switch™ system, NEO: The World Ends with You is now available for PC through the Epic Games Store. Players who purchase the game for PC will also receive special in-game bonuses: the Legendary Threads Set and Reapers’ Game Survival Set.
The Legendary Threads Set contains five pieces of equipment, each with a unique bonus:
- Legendary Headphones – Drastically increases enemies’ item drop rates
- Legendary Tank Top – Greatly increases the user’s Attack power
- Legendary Shorts – Shortens the wearer’s knocked down time
- Legendary Sneakers – Increases movement speed during combat
- Legendary Music Player – Enormously increases HP
The Reapers’ Game Survival Set contains a variety of additional in-game items:
- Pin: UFO Rescue - Hold the button to slowly restore your team's HP.
- Threads: Virupaksa Hoodie - Greatly increases HP.
- CD: Twister (NEO Mix) - Adds this song as a main menu music option.
The Legendary Threads Set and Reapers’ Game Survival Set
A comprehensive overview of the game’s story, characters, locations and more can be found in the press kit for NEO: The World Ends with You: https://press.na.square-enix.com/NEO-TWEWY-Press-Kit
NEO: The World Ends with You is rated PEGI 12+.
Official Press Website: https://press.uk.square-enix.com/
Official NEO: The World Ends with You Website: https://square-enix-games.com/neotwewy
About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal®. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 164 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 83 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 85 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
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About Epic Games
Founded in 1991, Epic Games is an American company founded by CEO Tim Sweeney. The company is headquartered in Cary, North Carolina and has more than 50 offices worldwide. Today Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content.
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