Bandai Namco has released new information and screenshots of Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time introducing the Trigger-produced anime scenes that appear in the game, character strengthening, a new stage and boss, new characters, and more.
Get the details below.
■ In-Game Animation from Trigger
Akko and company finally return—in a game! Here is a look at the anime cutscenes produced by Trigger for the game.
The Library Book
—Akko dozes off and falls asleep on sorting books in the library as punishment duty.
—Someone (a fellow Luna Nova student?) leaves Akko a book with an ominous purple glow…
The Faceless Portrait
—Akko discovers the “Faceless Portrait,” one of the Seven Wonders of Luna Nova Magical Academy.
—At that moment, an eerie light shines from the portrait’s eyes, which should not exist.
The Cursed Doll
—Akko furiously runs towards Sucy, who is holding an unfamiliar doll.
—What tragedy befalls Akko after…?
The Weather Ball
—Akko conjures up a weather ball to learn the future forecast, but…!?
Falling into the Ley Lines
—Akko and company fall into a place resembling the Ley Lines… Will they be able to return safely?
Comical Expressions are Well and Alive
—Akko with dirty clothes and a red face. What unreasonable thing did she try to do this time…?
■ Strengthen Characters to Your Liking
Horoscope System: Connect the Constellation to Learn Magic
When a character levels up, they receive Magic Points.
By using Magic Points, you can connect constellations, and learn and strengthen magic.
Use strengthened magic to clear dungeons.
Use Strengthened Magic to Clear Dungeons! Defeat Powerful Monsters to Level Up
By defeating monsters, you will level up after clearing the dungeon.
When you level up, you can distribute the experience points you acquire on the status screen.
You can increase your stats to your liking.
Distribute Experience Points to Customize Your Stats to Your Liking
Experience points can be distributed to the following stats:
- VIT (Vitality) – Increases physical strength and defense power.
- STR (Strength) – Increases attack power.
- INT (Intelligence) – Increases attack power and MP.
- AGI (Agility) – Increases critical hits and critical evasions.
- LUK (Luck) – Increases critical hits, critical evasions, and drop rate.
Collect Items in the Dungeons! Get Equipment and Material Items from Treasure Chests and Defeated Monsters
You can get equipment from treasure chests and defeated monsters in the dungeons.
The equipment you get can be equipped to your characters after you clear the dungeon. Try to clear dungeons with equipment suited to you.
Equip Your New Equipment After Clearing the Dungeon
There are five types of accessories you can equip: wand, ring (right hand), ring (left hand), bracelet, and necklace.
There are seven levels of equipment rarity, from S to F. The closer an item is to S rank, the rarer it is and the stronger the effect it exhibits.
Strengthen your characters through various means, then try to take on a high-difficulty dungeon.
■ Stage Introduction: Mimosa Forest
—A forest of bewilderment that puzzles those who walk in. If you happen to take the wrong path, you may end up going back and forth in circles…!?
—Unique enemy monsters such as mushrooms and insects appear here.
—You may also come across treasure chests.
■ Boss Monster Introduction: Grantrent, Guardian of the Bewildered Forest
A giant magical plant whose roots were planted since ancient times, and who is now easily over 10,000 years old. It can skillfully cover its face, stomach, and legs—its weak points—and for 5,000 years tried stretching its branches out to no success. He is unable to grow as he likes, and is fully realizing nature’s severity in the current situation where his weak points are exposed in various places.
■ The Monsters of Mimosa Forest
The Mimosa Forest has various monsters, including mushroom monsters, tree-shaped magical plants, green slimes adapted to the forest, uniquely evolved drone beetles, horned beetles, stag beetles, and more. And monsters from the anime series like the brutal Cockatrice and Mandrake also appear…!?
■ Diana Joins the Cast of Seven Playable Characters
Diana can easily use powerful magic, even where magic costs a lot of MP. Will you able to reliably clear the dungeon by putting Diana in your party?
Avery (voiced by Madoka Asahina)
A girl who loves singing and aspires to be a singer songwriter in the future. She mocks Akko and has a somewhat intense attitude.
Mary (voiced by Asami Yano)
A girl who loves movies, and brought to Luna Nova Magical Academy a collection of DVDs she is keeping secret from the professors. She also asks Constanze to screen a movie on a projector for her…
Rajani (voiced by Miki Hase)
Rashmi’s twin sister. She loves Sora and gets into petty disputes over her. She can use advanced synthesis magic. She speaks in a soft voice as if she has been enlightened.
Rashmi (voiced by Kaya Miyake)
Rajani’s twin sister. She loves Sora more than she should, and fights over Sora with Rajani. She can use advanced synthesis magic, but unlike Rajani, speaks as if she is a hermit.
Sora (voiced by Nako Eguchi)
A shy girl who dislikes her weak self. She has a predisposition to spontaneous combustion, but Rajani and Rashimi always watch over her so she does not catch fire.
Make the Shooting Star!
Make the Shooting Star with your own hands. First, give Professor Nelson a visit in order to gather the necessary materials.
Your Dream is to be a Famous WitchTuber?
Akko talks to Avery outside the school building in the evening. If you talk to her, you will learn that she appears worried about the amount of views her video has on WitchTube. Become Akko and resolve her worries.
Sub-Quests Made for Twins
Rashmi and Rajani issue a quiz about telling them apart. Can you tell distinguish between them? Maybe their roommate Sora knows how to tell who is who.
■ Pre-Order Bonus Game Sorcery Soldier Grand Charion Key Visual
Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time is due out for PlayStation 4 in Japan on November 30, and for PlayStation 4 and PC in North America and Europe in early 2018.
View the screenshots at the gallery.