The fine purveyors of co-op gameplay over at Co-Optimus
have exclusively learned direct from Konami, that Otomedius Excellent (JP)
will be arriving on North American shores November 1st. Not content with breaking news of a release date, Co-Optimus also shared with us details on standard and collector's edition version of Otomedius Excellent
The special edition, shown above, comes with a two-sided pillow case, an art book and a soundtrack CD. This edition will set you back $49.99. If that's too rich for your blood, the standard edition of the game will be available for $29.99.
Konami plans to release future DLC that includes more classic Konami-themed ships for the girls to ride into battle on, including a Castlevania
ship. Ships based off of the Vic Viper (from Gradius
), Lord British (from Ultima
) and Twin-Bee (from um, Twin-Bee
) are included with the initial release of the game.
If you have forgotten what Otomedius Excellent
is like, then take a moment and review past coverage
, including a 3-player co-op trailer
. Otomedius Excellent
will be available November 1st in North America.