The indie Hololive fighting game got a Spring 2023 release window back in March 2023, and now that’s been pinned down. Besto Game Team announced the Idol Showdown PC release date. It will show up on May 5, 2023 on Steam. The developer also revealed the final playable character will be Kiryu Coco and shared a trailer for her.
Here’s the Kiryu Coco trailer, which also shared the release date. As a reminder, Coco isn’t an active member of Hololive. She graduated back in July 2021.
Character Debut Trailer: Kiryu Coco / 桐生ココ
Coco soars her way into Idol Showdown!
会長がIdol Showdownに飛び込む！ #みかじ絵 #IdolShowdown #hololive #ホロライブ #indiedev #fgc pic.twitter.com/2RIqYVQlsJ
— Idol Showdown: Hololive Fighting Game! (@IdolShowdown) April 23, 2023
Here are all of the Hololive VTubers who will appear as playable characters in this fighting game.
- Aki Rosenthal
- Hoshimachi Suisei
- Inugami Korone
- Kiryu Coco
- Nakiri Ayame
- Shirakami Fubuki
- Shishiro Botan
- Tokino Sora
The developer didn’t share a closer look at Coco’s unique stage yet. However, over the weekend it did show off the Aki stage Midnight Rose.
Stage Showcase: Midnight Rose
"A haven for the loyal Rosetai, where drinks flow freely and the atmosphere is always warm and jovial."#IdolShowdown #アロ絵 #hololive pic.twitter.com/8Y0OnqjyCY
— Idol Showdown: Hololive Fighting Game! (@IdolShowdown) April 22, 2023
The Idol Showdown release date is May 5, 2023. It will be a free game for PCs.