The previously announced Spy x Family‘s Nintendo Switch game, which has been dubbed SPY x ANYA: Operation Memories in English, has released its first gameplay trailer. In SPY x ANYA: Operation Memories, Anya received a new assignment in school: creating a photo diary.
In the game, play as Anya Forger and help her create memorable memories for her diary. Players can gather memories either at the Forgers’ home, at Eden College, or through the outing phase of the game. According to the game’s official website, there are 10 known places that players can go to gather memories: the fountain square, the urban area, the aquarium, the beach, the resort, the dog park, the exercise square, the art museum, and the castle. You can even dress Anya up for outings.
The game also features 15 different types of mini-games. These mini-games are based on the scenes that were shown in the anime, such as Anya and Yor training exercises and Anya’s dodgeball game. There will also be some mini-games that are original for the game. Fans can play these mini-games by themselves or offline with a friend.
SPY x ANYA: Operation Memories will be released in Japan on December 21, 2023, on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 and 5 in 2024. In addition, fans in Japan can buy four different editions of the game: the regular box edition, the regular digital download edition, the Nintendo Switch Limited Edition -Outing Edition-, and the digital deluxe edition.
Fans who purchase the regular and digital download editions will receive a code for a new clothing set for the whole Forgers family called “Agent Set.” The regular and digital download editions are priced at 円6,800JPY ($45.72USD) excluding tax.
Fans who purchase the Nintendo Switch Limited Edition -Going Out Edition- will not only receive the same code for the Agent Set clothing and a special box package, but they will also receive four original items: an acrylic key chain, a hologram sticker, a tote bag, and a masking tape. Fans can buy the limited edition at 円9,980JPY($67.10USD) excluding tax.
Those who purchase the digital deluxe edition will not only receive the same code for the Agent Set clothing, but it will also include a bonus clothing set called “Bond Style,” which is a dress and hat based on the Forgers family’s dog, Bond, and a new hat for Anya called the “Kime” Rachokon hat. The digital deluxe edition will also include two downloadable content, the Deluxe Outing Pack. The digital deluxe edition will be sold at 円8,500JPY ($57.15 USD) excluding tax.
SPY x ANYA: Operation Memories official website has also announced that the game will have two downloadable content options, which will be possible to buy together as a Deluxe Outing Pack or separately. The Deluxe Outing Pack will be included in the digital deluxe edition and will feature two DLCs and the Bond-themed clothing set. More information about the DLC content will be revealed soon. If you wish to purchase the digital Japanese version of SPY x ANYA: Operation Memories and its downloadable content, a Japanese Nintendo eShop account is required.
Spy x Family is a popular manga series that began serialization in March 2019 by Shounen Jump+, authored and illustrated by Tatsuya Endo. The anime adaptation’s first season premiered in April 2022 and aired in two cours; the second cour premiered in October 2022. The second season is currently ongoing and there is also a movie in the works, which will premiere this December in Japan.
Source: Official Website
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