Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoros adds playable Anju [Update]

The imperial princess joins battle.

Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoros

Imperial princess Anju will be a playable character in Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoros, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu reveals.

Anju, who was poisoned in the previous game, has healed and can participate in battle as a playable unit.

Weekly Famitsu also has event CG featuring new character Fumiruiru and information on a new system called “Co-op Special Moves,” but details have yet to leak.

Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoros is due out for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in Japan on September 21. Read more about the game here.

Thanks, Famitsu.

Update 7:35 a.m.: A few new details have come in via Hachima Kikou. Anju is voiced by Chinatsu Akasaki. She is dubbed a “power fighter” in combat.

If you have save data from Utawarerumono: The False Faces, you’ll be able to play the game with a few useful items carried over. Details will be shared at a later date via the game’s official website.

As for the “Co-op Special Moves” system, these are co-op techniques you can use with specific characters after progressing the story a certain extent and meeting certain requirements.

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