Fairy Tail Delayed to June 25 on PC, June 26 on PS4 and Switch

Fairy Tail

Koei Tecmo have announced a delay for RPG Fairy Tail.

While previously stated to launch March 19th and 20th across various platforms, Koei Tecmo America issued the following announcement on Twitter from Producer Keisuke Kikuchi:

“I am truly sorry for FAIRY TAIL’S delay, and the inconvenience caused to our fans, partners, and stakeholders who are looking forward to this title. Please allow us to take further time to polish the game to ensure it is as high quality as possible, so we can offer you a truly immersive experience.

We will be working hard to enhance the magic effects, event scene effects, improving the game balance, and more! We will talk about the improvements in more detail in the coming months. This delay will allow us to ensure we provide you a much more satisfying game. Thank you for your understanding.”

A press release also stated that those who purchased the physical or digital version of the game “within a limited time from launch,” will gain the Early Purchase Bonus special costume for character Erza Scarlet.

Finally, a Digital Deluxe edition was recently announced, containing the Great Magic Games team costumes sets, a bonuc Lacrima set, and a DDX Limited Ryza costume for Lucy Heartfila.

You can find the full rundown on the game (via the official website) below:


Based on the fantasy adventure comic about Natsu, a Dragon Slayer of the rowdy Fairy Tail magician guild and his unique group of friends battling against no less unique and memorable enemies. Fairy Tail was published in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine, selling over 60 million copies worldwide.

Experience the exciting story

From popular fan-favorite episodes to original in-game episodes, players can experience the magical world of Earth Land and fight with Fairy Tail in the exhilarating story!

Play as powerful mages from different guilds

Take on formidable foes as Dragon Slayers, summoners, shape shifters, enchanters, and other colorful mages from the top guilds of Earth Land!

Grow and expand the guild together

Complete requests, strengthen friendships, and upgrade the guild’s facilities to increase the Guild Rank. The higher the rank, the more challenging requests are. Fight and prevail to become the #1 guild in the Kingdom of Fiore and beyond!

Magic battles, Fairy Tail style

Wield fire and ice magic, summon spirits and weapons, control time, crush matter, use the Unison Raid, Dragon Force, Mode Change, and more – characters battle with their distintive abilities from the comics and anime, faithfully recreated in 3DCG!

Fairy Tail launches June 25th on Windows PC (via Steam), and June 26th on Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4.



Ryan was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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