PQube Games announced today that the western release of Song of Memories for both PS4 and Nintendo Switch has been delayed until 2019.
According to the statement released by PQube, the developer has seen unexpected development issues that are not related in any way to the platform holders.
Here’s the full statement via a Twitter post:
We are very sorry to announce that Song of Memories will be delayed to 2019. While we had hoped to bring you the game this year, we have seen unexpected development issues that are not related in any way to the platform holders. We are doing our best to bring you the game as early as possible and we will communicate a release date in the new year.
For those who have a PC and access to Steam, an English version of the game is available where it features other languages as well such as French, Japanese, and Chinese text support with Japanese voice overs.
An overview via the Steam listing of the game:
Precious Moments That Can Never Return
Although there has been a global pandemic due to an unknown virus, the protagonist spends his days happily surrounded by six beautiful classmates. Little does he know of the fate that awaits him… The “common route” which is the first half of the game, is filled with plenty of happy and romantic events! Enjoy happy moments with the heroines. Over 100 common events including dates and a swimming pool event!
An Epic Fully Animated Adventure Game
Unlike no other adventure game in the past, this game features the 2D animation tool “E-mote” which provides full animation in all dialogue scenes and cut scenes, making it feel like you were watching an anime. Additionally, the entire massive scenario is voiced completely (including the protagonist) and features detailed reactions by all the characters, making players want to watch all the lines of dialogue without skipping them.
Over 30 Songs Included in the Game!
This game features over 30 songs within the production. There are 2 opening theme songs and 6 ending theme songs, all sung by a colorful cast of voice actors who play the parts of the heroines. The 3D battle system features rhythm game attributes in which you select characters from the fictional girl group “Dream 4 You” to create different combinations for the battle songs.