MAGES. has announced Memories Off Sousou: Not always true, a new Memories Off game to commemorate the romance visual novel series’ 25th anniversary in 2024. It will launch for unspecified platforms in 2024 in Japan.
The game’s staff includes character designer Mutsumi Sasaki, who worked on character designs for the original Memories Off and sequel Memories Off 2nd; scenario writer Naotaka Hayashi, who is the main writer of the STEINS;GATE series, and wrote the scripts for Memories Off: Sorekara and Memories Off 5: Togireta Film; and composer Takeshi Abo, who has worked on music for the entire Memories Off series.
According to the press release, rather than make a 25th anniversary title that acts as a culmination, these well-known creators from the series will create a new Memories Off.
The Memories Off series began on September 30, 1999 with the release of the original game on PlayStation in Japan. It has since seen eight main entries and a number of prequels, sequels, spin-offs, and anime adaptations. It will celebrate its 25th anniversary on September 30, 2024.