In this week’s issue of Famitsu, it’s been revealed that Freedom Wars will launch on the PlayStation Vita in Japan on June 26th. First-print customers will receive an exclusive “Formal Wear” costume and battle item pack with weapons such as the “TB-32/H” large sword and “AAW-M2″ rocket launcher.
On launch day, the game will ship with Story mode, Free Volunteer mode, four-player ad-hoc, and City-State War modes. A second update will add an Ideology War mode. A post-launch update will bring additional volunteers, infrastructure mode, eight-player multiplayer, and player-versus-player modes.
New details have emerged, including new characters Carlos “Thesodius” Jinnah (voiced by Keiji Fujiwara) and Elfride “Sakamoto” Cabrera (voiced by Nao Toyama), the acting champion of the “Royal Round” illegal arena.
The game will cost 5,800 yen without tax (6,264 yen with tax) at retail and 4,800 yen without tax (5,184 yen with tax) via download on the PlayStation Store.