Catherine: Full Body will launch for PlayStation 4 in the Americas and Europe on September 3, publisher Atlus announced. It will include both English and Japanese voice-overs.
The game will be available in the following two editions:
Launch Edition ($59.99 / €59.99)
- A copy of the game
- Limited edition metal case
Heart’s Desire Premium Edition ($79.99 / €79.99)
- A copy of the game
- Collector’s box
- Limited edition metal case: Protect your deepest, darkest secrets in this metal game case featuring Rin, Catherine, and Katherine
- Sheep plush: Be a part of the herd with a fluffy Sheep Plush, complete with Vincent’s pink polka dot boxers! (Approximately 5″ in length)
- Soundtrack CD: The perfect pairing for a full-bodied bottle of wine – this CD contains a compilation of musical tracks from Catherine: Full Body
- Hardcover art book: Lead Designer Shigenori Soejima’s tantalizing illustrations fill this gorgeous hardcover art book
Here is an overview of the game, via Atlus:
- A Full-Bodied Remaster: The captivating tale of 2011’s award-winning Catherine returns in Catherine: Full Body—bigger and better than before. Improved visuals and gameplay, brand-new music, enhanced multiplayer options, and much more await in this enticing new package.
- From a Love Triangle to a Love Square: Explore brand-new branching story paths centering around the arrival of the mysterious amnesiac, Rin. Dozens of new cutscenes and animated cinematics have been added to delve even deeper into Vincent’s complicated present life, as well as his past.
- Puzzling Puzzles – If You Desire: Looking for a challenge? ‘Arrange Mode’ adds complex linked blocks to once-familiar levels, requiring new techniques and strategies to conquer them. With the addition of this new mode, new difficulties, and a ton of new stages added to Stray Sheep’s ‘Rapunzel’ mini-game, Catherine: Full Body contains over 500 puzzles, over twice that of the original game!
- It’s Not Cheating: Just looking to enjoy the story? ‘Safety Mode’ gives players the option to activate ‘Auto-Play’ at any point during a puzzle, letting you sit back and enjoy Vincent’s tragic tale.
Voices as Smooth as Fine Wine
Catherine: Full Body features a number of brand-new cutscenes, animated cinematics, and entirely new branching story paths. Atlus is happy to announce that the full main voice cast of the original Catherine will be making their return in this new installment, including:
- Troy Baker as Vincent, our tormented main character
- Laura Bailey as Catherine, the flirtatious and bewitching girl of Vincent’s dreams
- Michelle Ruff as Katherine, Vincent’s long-term girlfriend with plans of settling down
- Also, introducing Brianna Knickerbocker as Catherine: Full Body’s new central character, Rin,the mysterious amnesiac who suddenly shows up in Vincent’s life one day, potentially changing his life forever
- …and many more!
Watch a new trailer below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.