Due to several people commenting they are too busy at the moment to enter the contest, Maiji and I have decided to extend the deadline by 2 weeks. The new deadline for the contest is now April 6th.
Also, applications for guests judges are closed. We will be notifying the chosen judges shortly.
The first trailer for Shadow Hearts: From the New World is featured in the Director’s Cut release of SH2. maskrider has captured the trailer and it is available for download at RPGamer.
The game is already available for pre-order at Play-Asia, and the Icaro Shop has been updated accordingly.
The next game in the series has been announced through a Japanese gaming magazine. The title is “Shadow Hearts: From the New World” and is due out in Japan this summer. The game takes place in America during 1929. The main characters are Johnny Garland, a 16-year-old boy from New York, and Shania, a 21-year-old Native American female warrior. Locales in the game include Chicago, Brooklyn, the Grand Canyon and Chelsea.
IGN has a short news item on the game, also mentioning that a number of past characters will appear in this game.