The next chapter in the Arcade Spirits visual novel series is on the way, and people can test it out first. Fiction Factory Games and PQube announced an Arcade Spirits: The New Challengers demo. It’s available via Steam and gives people a chance to sample what the latest installment will be like.
As with the original Arcade Spirits, it is set in an alternate universe where arcades are far more prevalent than now. People from Good Clean Fun arcade will soon take part in the Fist of Discomfort 2 esports tournament. You’re able to join in, actually playing Fist of Discomfort 2 as a minigame, while also building relationships that could be romantic with a cast of characters. You can also find out what’s happening with the arcade and tournament. Your decisions influence everything from your character’s personality to the story’s course. If you played the original game, you can also import those choices to further shape the game.
Here’s a trailer, which offers an idea of what the game will play like. You can also meet some of the new and old characters who will show up in this installment.
Arcade Spirits: The New Challengers will be out soon on PCs. Its demo is immediately available.