If you’ve never heard of Danganronpa before, that’s okay. Today marks it’s introduction to western markets. Here’s the break down:
Hope’s Peak Academy is the ultimate magnet school. They only take the best and brightest high school students, but there’s a catch. The students that go there are quickly trapped inside with no way out…except to kill each other. Why? Cause the giant murdering bear says so.
About the game:
In Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, enter Hope’s Peak Academy, a prestigious high school reserved for the nation’s “ultimate” students. Things get a bit twisted when the academy’s students find themselves trapped inside with Monokuma, a maniacal bear who has taken them all prisoner to play his deadly game of despair.
Continue the adventure in Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair with a brand new cast of Ultimates. Mysteriously trapped on Jabberwock Island in their own life-or-death game, having fun in the sun with this twisted teddy requires more than a bit of wit to survive.
Two Mystery Adventures in One! – For the first time ever, experience two of the greatest high speed mystery action adventures in one package for the PlayStation®4!
Monokuma’s His Name, Murder’s His Game – Challenge your wits and discover a tale full of deadly twists and turns with one of the most memorable and iconic villains in gaming— Monokuma.
Hope and Despair – You’ll find yourself gripping the edge of your seat as you experience a world packed with crazy characters, mysterious murders, clever clues, and games of logic all culminating in life-or-death decisions in the ultimate game of hope and despair.
Check out the psychedelic trailer below:
The game is out today in stores and online for PS4. It will be available Friday in EU.