LEVEL-5 developer CEO Akihiro Hino has revealed that the studio is engaged on a brand new sport in Yo-kai watch franchise. Hino made the announcement as she celebrated the franchise’s tenth anniversary by displaying off her personal assortment of Yo-kai watchmerchandising and associated video games, captured by NoisyPixel.
“We’re always engaged on the following installment that comes with the circulate of the sequence,” reads a tough translation of Hino’s celebratory message. “There’s nonetheless a while earlier than we will make an official announcement, however keep tuned!”
The final main launch of the sport within the Yo-kai watch the franchise was Yokai Watch 4++which premiered in 2019. The sport, because the title would possibly recommend, was primarily an improved re-release of Yokai Watch 4 for PS4. Yokai Watch 4additionally launched in 2019, it was initially launched as a Japan-only sport.
Whereas the franchise hasn’t grown to the heights of Pokemon reputation within the west, Yo-kai watch it’s nonetheless thought of fairly profitable in Japan.
今日で「妖怪ウォッチ」10周年。早いものです・・・・たくさんのお祝いツィートもありがとうございます！10周年特設サイトを公開しているので、今日はぜひ一緒に盛り上がってください！https://t .co/i2SnFMW9UM… pic.twitter.com/otmo0ayEf9
— 日野晃博 (@AkihiroHino) July 11, 2023