The Switch version will include a new “Beginner Mode” and “run” functionality.
Digimon World: Next Order first launched for PS Vita on March 17, 2017 in Japan, followed by PlayStation 4 on January 27, 2017 in Europe, January 31, 2017 in North America, and February 26, 2017 in Japan. The PlayStation 4 version was titled Digimon World: Next Order International Edition in Japan, which is also the title of the Switch release.
Here is an overview of the game, via PlayStation Store:
Welcome back to the Digital World! An all new adventure and story awaits! The Digital world is in despair. Machinedramons are running rampant and causing utter chaos… the Digital World needs your help! Recruit faithful Digimon companions and meet friends along the way to help you on this epic journey.
- Over 200 Digimon from the animated series!
- For the first time ever in the series, explore the Digital World with not one, but TWO Digimon partners!
- Your success in battles and the growth 0of your partners is totally dependent on you: raise, train, feed, etc. in real-time to form strong bonds with your companions. Every interaction and activity matters!
- Evolved AI Battle System: strong bonds with your partners is key—train your Digimon to excel in AI battles on their own. Cooperation and synchronization between your partners and their feelings will increase your chances of winning. Shout commands and cheer them to victory!