Sony’s smartphone subsidiary ForwardWorks is working with Sakura Wars creator Oji Hiroi on a new smartphone game called Sora to Umi no Aida, or Between Sky and Sea. The game launches in Japan in early October.
Sora to Umi no Aida takes place in the near future Earth, where all the fish suddenly vanishes from the ocean and whales being the only ones remaining. In this world, scientists have been taking measures to find a way to cultivate fish using giant tanks in space that are handled by space fishermen.
Space fishermen mostly consists of men, but due to equal employment laws the demand for space fisherwomen has increased, and the story revolves around the six new young girls who are new to the field.
The game consists of two parts one with a fully-voiced story part as well as the main gameplay part where you’ll face fearsome space fish. Early registrations as well as its bonuses are available on the official website.
Sora to Umi no Aida launches in Japan in early October for iOS and Android.