Tecmo KOEI is pleased to announce today that Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book will be localized in North America and will be released on June 7 for PS4 and PS Vita.
The PS4 version of Atelier Sophie will be available in both retail and digital store. It will also be available through the NISA Online store in a limited edition package containing two-disc original soundtrack featuring 38 tracks from the in-game score, a cloth poster, a 48-page hardcover art book, and a set of five beautiful miniature art prints. The release of Atelier Sophie on the PS4 marks the beginning of the Atelier franchise for the console. As for the PS Vita version, it will only be exclusive to the digital release.
Set against a vibrant background reminiscent of a medieval European town, the Atelier series’ latest standalone installment follows the exploits of a young novice Alchemist, Sophie, who discovers she is the owner of an enigmatic book imbued with a soul. This Mysterious Book seems to hold all the secrets to the art of Alchemy, even going on to become Sophie’s mentor. As Sophie improves her Alchemy skills throughout the story she unravels forgotten memories, and eventually sets out to uncover the strange tale of the book’s origin.