Bandai Namco has released information and screenshots of new characters Jimmy Ken and K, and the online battles mode in the upcoming Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory.
Get the details below.
Jimmy Ken and K
Hackers in the Digital World are divided into groups with different objectives. Some of them will cooperate, other ones will fight against each other in order to destroy the dimensional barriers and invade the real world. For example, the largest hacker group named “Zaxon” will strongly fight to protect the Digital World.
But one member, Jimmy Ken, is unsatisfied with the management of the group so he decided to create his own group called “Demons.” An active member of an indie band, this rock-and-roll hacker uses the Digimon Boltmon.
Confusion reigns in the Digital World especially with this mysterious hacker named K who wants to chase the criminal who is hunting for your account. K is a mysterious figure who offers the player their help throughout the game and uses the Digimon SkullSatamon. K is so veiled in mystery that we don’t know his or her true purpose.
In Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory players will be able to battle against each other with the Digimon they have trained. The Network Battle experience has been enhanced with a Rank Battle mode with pre-determined rules and rating points. Battle against players online to prove who is the best in the world! Wins and losses will affect players’ overall rating points. When certain rating milestones are achieved, players will obtain a new rank. Winning battles will also net player’s coins which they can spend in the Coin Shop for accessories that can change their Digimon’s appearance!
Rules for Event Battle will change every two weeks. This special mode won’t affect players’ score and they will be rewarded with items. Players should check-in to receive special items for each new event, including coins!
In the Free Rule Battle, players will be able to create a room with its own rules and invite up to eight friends.
The coins earned from the Rank and Event Battle modes can be used in the Coin Shop to purchase accessories to equip your Digimon or change the appearance of your character in the online mode.
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory is due out for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in 2017 in Japan, and in early 2018 in North America and Europe.
View the screenshots at the gallery.