Little Town Hero is a role-playing video game developed by Game Freak. The game is being published by NIS America, and now the release date has been announced.
A Big Idea Edition has also been announced for New Zealand and Australia.
Little Town Hero for PS4 and Nintendo Switch
As the Big Idea Edition on PS4 also comes with an art book, poster, lapel pin set, and official soundtrack CD with music composed by Toby Fox.
Here’s a short story description for the upcoming RPG
In an isolated village at the edge of the world, a young boy named Axe dreams of seeing the outside world, although everyone is forbidden from venturing beyond the town borders. However, everything changes when a giant monster suddenly attacks the village, and Axe discovers he can fight using the power of a mysterious stone that turns his ideas into attacks. Through his trials of defending the village, he gradually unravels secrets of how the stones and the monsters came to be.
The combat and gameplay has been described with the following description as well
Anyone can become a hero! Dive into the world of the young, budding hero Axe as he rises up to defend his home, gains the support of fellow villagers, and uncovers the truth behind the giant monster attacks. With the unique "Ideas" combat system, you can defend against enemies, plan your attacks, and adapt on the fly without needing to grind!
Toby Fox, the creator, and composer of Undertale also composed the soundtrack for this title.
Here are some key features
Izzit? Dazzit! – Use your Ideas to outwit and defend against enemies, then strike back with strong attacks.
Charming Locals – Befriend the townspeople to gain their support, as well as unlock more Ideas to use in battle.
There’s No Place Like Home – Enjoy life in this little town with a whimsical soundtrack by Toby Fox (UNDERTALE)
The title is headed to both PS4 and Nintendo Switch on 12 June in Australia and New Zealand.