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A-Train Secretary Gets a New Look on the Nintendo Switch


A-Train developer Artdink announced that A-Train‘s Secretary character will receive a new, modernized look for the upcoming Nintendo Switch title, which is currently in development. [Thanks, Famitsu!]

The redesigned Secretary character will be illustrated by Yuji Himukai. Here’s a look at her newly refreshed style!

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A-Train’s refreshed Secretary!

Yuji Himukai is a well-known Japanese illustrator and game artist. Himukai’s is known for being a character designer on all of the Etrian Odyssey series entries, including the most recent title, Etrian Odyssey Nexus.

Himukai was also a special guest contributor for the 3DS title Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth. Himukai has done various character art for Fire Emblem Heroes: most recently, Himukai illustrated the heroine Mamorin from Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore.

In light of the Secretary’s new look, Artdink has asked that fans send their thoughts, opinions, and supportive messages to the inbox of its newly redesigned secretary character who will “forward” any and all messages to Artdink’s development staff. The form is currently active and ready to receive fan messages.

A-Train is in development for the Nintendo Switch in Japan.

Mercedez Clewis
Mercedez is a Japanese to English translator and a glasses-wearing, cardigan-loving gamer with a passion for visual novels, Etrian Odyssey, and peaches. She'll be covering Japanese gaming news on the reg.