Whether you’re a die-hard fan of Chou-Chou’s adventures or a newcomer to the series, Mugen Souls Z on the Switch offers an enjoyable and moe-tastic journey through twelve vibrant worlds, filled with exciting battles and a charming cast of characters.
Developer – Idea Factory, Compile Heart
Publisher – East Asiasoft Limited
Platforms – Switch (Reviewed)
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Mugen Souls Z brings the undeniably charming goddess Chou-Chou back to the gaming world for another captivating adventure, and this time, it’s on the Nintendo Switch! As a sequel to the beloved Mugen Souls, this game takes the tried-and-true formula to the next level with exciting new features and a fresh storyline. With free-roaming battle maps, a jaw-dropping level cap of 9999, and the ability to dish out billions of damage points, there’s a lot to love about this JRPG gem.
Chou-Chou is back, but she’s not embarking on this thrilling journey alone, as you dive headfirst into an epic quest as you join forces with a mix of new and familiar allies, all driven by the relentless ambition to conquer the twelve Zodiac worlds! But wait, there’s a twist – to thwart an ancient evil that menaces the very fabric of the universe, you’ll need to call upon the ultimate goddess, Syrma, to lend her incredible powers to your cause!
The storyline is an absolute rollercoaster of excitement, pulling you into its gripping narrative right from the start. As you commandeer the spacefaring G-Castle and navigate between worlds, prepare to be floored by the sheer variety of experiences awaiting you. From unforgettable encounters with a cast of intriguing characters to heart-pounding showdowns against menacing enemy ships, and thrilling field challenges that test your mettle, every moment is packed with adrenaline-pumping action.
One of the standout features of Mugen Souls Z is its combat system. The free-roaming battle maps and strategic turn-based combat make for an exciting and dynamic experience. The ability to charm enemies and turn them into shampuru minions adds a unique twist to battles. With the option to customize your party members’ appearances and abilities, as well as create your own peons, you’ll have a blast experimenting with different strategies.
The “moe” aesthetic that the game boasts is a visual treat. The anime-style graphics are charming and well-crafted, bringing the characters and worlds to life. The remastered HD presentation on the Nintendo Switch does justice to the vibrant and colorful environments, making each world you explore a joy to behold.
One of the highlights of this Switch version is that it includes all the previous extras while staying faithful to the content of the Japanese original. This makes it the definitive way to experience the cult classic JRPG. Whether you’re a die-hard fan of Chou-Chou’s adventures or a newcomer to the series, Mugen Souls Z on the Switch offers an enjoyable and moe-tastic journey through twelve vibrant worlds, filled with exciting battles and a charming cast of characters. So, grab your Joy-Cons and get ready to save the universe from an ancient threat in style!