Digimon World: Next Order is getting a localization in 2017

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    The Digimon series has had a rocky history when it comes to its games getting English translations. But it looks like times have changed, as Bandai Namco has announced that Digimon World: Next Order will be making its way west early 2017, as a digital only title for PS4. According to the company, the localization petition for Digimon Cyber Sleuth, and its later success in western sales is what made Next Order's translation possible.
     
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    the times have changed, but too late! Digimon had to be always in commons languages... :gun:
     
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    Should note that the Western release appears to be a new PS4 port rather than a Vita localization. At least with Cyber Sleuth they kept the original Vita version - the thing fans were asking for with the petition in the first place.
     
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    Digimon's still a thing?
     
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    I liked cyber sleuth alot so I'll be getting this but I'm very disappointed that its digital only.
     
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    Digimon will still be a thing in another 100 years ! it's just awesome and much better than any Pokemon could ever be ! (except for some of the newer series ... excluding Tri)
     
  7. Romsstar

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    "the localization petition for Digimon Cyber Sleuth" except that the petition was original for Digimon World Re:Digitize Decode, hence called "Operation Decode". The fans originally wanted Decode, not CS actually....
     
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    Ah! My bad. Thanks for the heads up. I knew there was a big petition, but I don't know a single thing about the series.

    Apparently. It's got a huge cult following from what I've seen.

    Whoop. Could have sworn I added in PS4 somewhere in there. Added.

    It's sad, but it seems digital-only has become a great way to get niche stuff to the west.
     
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    Noice!
     
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    this will be an insta buy
     
  11. Chrisssj2

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    Shame this game is nothing like cybersleuth . So dont care.
     
  12. XrosBlader821

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    Before people will cry about the Vita version not being localized, trust me, the vita version is a mess.
    Low res textures, poor framerate, bugs everywhere. Trust me you don't want that version.
     
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    + being it a crap game :D haha
     
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    I've always loved Digimon and I am glad to see this game coming to the west.
    Now if only they could get the 3DS game to the west.
     
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    Love Digimon but hate PS4, Bamco we need a port and you know where.
     
  16. Zephir1991

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    Still praying for a Vita version. D=
     
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    u can pre order physical version on amazon US. i think its physical for both eu and us regions.
    heavy arm store while get a english vita package though so i wait for that one ^__^ sames goes for dragon quest builders
     
  18. XrosBlader821

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    Some Spanish site reports that this version will have 12 new Digimon and 30 new story quests.
     
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    Hoping there will eventually be a asia english version that people can import for the ps vita.
     
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    yeah what she said we need it for 3ds