D3 Publisher and OperaHouse announced that the Nintendo Switch version of the I-Chu “love rhythm adventure” game will release in Japan on November 10.
The normal edition will be available for JPY$8,850 and a limited edition named “Etoile Box” will be selling for JPY$13,980, coming with a special package, an acrylic plate of the key visual illustration, 32 message cards, and nine clear bookmarks.
▍I-Chu Nintendo Switch Version PV
I-Chu was originally a mobile game developed by Liber Entertainment. The original game was released on June 26, 2015 on Android and July 3, 2015 for iOS. It was followed up with the release of an updated mobile game, I-Chu Étoile Stage, on April 30, 2020, while the original game was discontinued in July 2020.
In the game, the player will take the role of a teacher and producer whose only wish is to launch their students to stardom and enjoy the perks of fame. The game features nine idol groups with a total of 32 characters that are rich in personality. Players can read the idol’s story by training them (cards), playing live concerts, and enhancing their affinity! The original songs from the franchise will also be playable in the game.