New World Now Available in Japan

The first volume for Bandai Namco and CyberConnect2’s take on a world similar to the .hack series, Maiden of Silver Tears, has finally be released in Japan.  New World is an RPG for Android and Iphone that features characters designed by Yohiyuki Sadamoto, the character designer for Neon Genesis Evangelion and .hack//Sign.  Like many RPG’s, the game centers on your character meeting a girl with silver eyes that has the power to both awaken your true power as well as discover the secret of the world.  As a bonus to playing the game, you’ll receive Kite, the main character of the.hack series, to add to your in-game party.