Nio Altugle plays a larger role in Atelier Escha & Logy Plus. She isn’t just a traveling apothecary, she’s also a playable character. Nio uses a ladle to whack enemies and can cast Panacea to cure negative status effects. Another skill lets her revive knocked out characters and she can use items like a giant bomb given to her by Ayesha as a special attack.
Atelier Escha & Logy Plus also has new story scenes that expands on the bond between Escha and Logy.
Atelier Escha & Logy Plus comes out on January 22, 2014 in Japan.