A teaser trailer for Atlus’s upcoming demon-centric RPG Shin Megami Tensei IV offers a look at the game’s world.
“The Eastern Kingdom of Mikado is a city of the chose, sitting on high and protected all around by towering walls,” reads the YouTube description that accompanies the teaser trailer (embedded below). “Yet its people are at risk from an ongoing demon threat that the player as a newly appointed Samurai are duty-bound to fight against.”
According to Atlus, the player’s actions will have “lasting repercussions” throughout the story, affecting both player and NPCs alike. The fourth installment of SMT is the first of the main series to have voice acting.
Shin Megami Tensei IV launches on Nintendo 3DS July 16.