At NIS America’s NIS 30th Anniversary showcase event that had Disgaea 7’s localization announced, the publisher also announced Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles. Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles brings Rhapsody II and III to the West for the first time. This packaged release on console (both games will be sold separately on PC) is set after the events of Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure. If you aren’t familiar with Rhapsody, read my PC review here and Switch review here. Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles includes Rhapsody II: Ballad of the Little Princess and Rhapsody III: Memories of Marl Kingdom. Today, NIS America announced the release date for the collection. Watch the Rhapsody II gameplay trailer below:
Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles limited edition for PS5 and Switch
Pre-order it here in North America. Pre-orders for the Limited Edition & Deluxe Edition (UK) will be available at 12:00 PM GMT / 1:00PM CET this Friday, 3rd Feb on the NIS UK & EU Online Store.
- Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles Deluxe Edition for Nintendo Switch or PS5
- “Memories in Melody” Hardcover Art Book
- “Ballad of the Little Princess” 2-disc Original Soundtrack
- “Memories of Marl Kingdom” 2-disc Original Soundtrack
- “Royal Crescendo” Art Cards (Set of 3)
- “A Duet of Adventure” Acrylic Display
- “Generations of Song” Acrylic Display
- “The Show Must Go On” Cloth Poster
- Collector’s Box
Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure for PS5
NIS America told Gematsu that there are no plans for that on PS5 at this time.
Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles dual audio
Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles will feature dual audio but songs will be in Japanese only.
Rhapsody: Marl Kingdom Chronicles releases on August 29 in North America, September 1 in Europe, and September 8 in Oceania for PS5, Nintendo Switch, and PC platforms. Wishlist the games on Steam here and here.