Kadokawa Games has released the second official trailer for Metal Max Xeno: Reborn, as well as announced a “Tank, Dog, and Human RPG Metal Max 29th Birthday Celebration” live stream for May 24 at 19:00 JST. You will be able to watch it on YouTube and Niconico.
The live stream—the first official birthday celebration of the original Metal Max released on May 24, 1991—will look back on the history of the series, showcase Metal Max Xeno: Reborn, provide a progress report on its sequel Metal Max Xeno: Reborn 2, and even put on a Metal Max Sound concert featuring both classic and new songs (restricted to Niconico Premium members). Presenters include series creator Hiroshi Miyaoka, series composer Satoshi Kadokura, Metal Max Xeno: Reborn producer Juntaro Kono, and Metal Max Xeno: Reborn director Yuusuke Tomono, along with guests Danshoku Dino (professional wrestler) and Chiaki Takahashi (Maria voice actor).
Kadokawa Games also announced two additional bonuses included with first-print copies of Metal Max Xeno: Reborn in Japan. Here are the details:
01. Original Metal Max-Themed “Special Reversible Jacket”
In commemoration of the “Metal Max Birthday Celebration,” first-print copies of Metal Max Xeno: Reborn include a special reversible jacket that pays homage to the 1991-released original Metal Max.
02. “Dystokio Survival Textbook”
A 100-plus pages user manual included with first-print copies of Metal Max Xeno: Reborn, which features data on monsters, vehicles, weapons, and arms.
Metal Max Xeno: Reborn is due out for PlayStation 4 and Switch on July 9 in Japan.
Watch the trailer below. View a new set of images at the gallery.