The limited run physical editions of cyberpunk visual novels 2064: Read Only Memories and VA-11 Hall-A for PS Vita will launch on June 29 via the Limited Run Games online store, the company announced during its E3 2018 press conference.
Here is an overview of each game:
■ 2064: Read Only Memories (PlayStation.com)
Read Only Memories is a new cyberpunk adventure that will take you on a journey of puzzle-solving and exploring as you investigate the mysterious world and characters of Neo-San Francisco. Inspired by both classic Japanese and Western adventure games, Read Only Memories is a retrofuturistic take on the point and click adventure genre that features a rich mature narrative and unique gameplay challenges hidden within the beautiful interactive pixel scenes. The deeper you delve into the life of your missing friend, the further you get entangled into this tale about the dark side of technology.
Can you survive in Neo-SF? Or will the mystery go unsolved?
Neo-San Francisco, 2064 AD. Your life as a struggling journalist is interrupted by the world’s first sapient machine, a ROM (Relationship and Organizational Manager) named Turing. Together, you and the quirky robot will encounter a colorful cast of locals and overcome challenges as you uncover the city’s secrets behind the overlapping futures of technology and humanity.
■ VA-11 Hall-A (PlayStation.com)
In this world, corporations reign supreme, all human life is infected with nanomachines designed to oppress them, and terrifying White Knights ensure that everyone obeys the laws. But, this is not about those people.
You are a bartender at VA-11 Hall-A, affectionately nicknamed “Valhalla.” Although it is just a small bar downtown, it attracts the most fascinating people this side of dystopia. Keep your clients lubricated and you will be made privy to the most interesting stories.
- Learn about daily life in a cyberpunk dystopia.
- Visuals inspired by Japanese adventure games for the PC-98, with a modern touch for an otherwordly experience.
- Get to know your clients, their tastes, and prepare the drinks that will change their lives.