Marvelous announced that Neptune from the Hyperdimension Neptunia franchise will be joining the girls of Senran Kagura in their latest spin-off, Peach Beach Splash, as a DLC character. She will available for purchase on the 8th of March in Japan.
Neptune serves as the protagonist for the majority of the games in the Hyperdimension Neptunia series. She is a careless and carefree individual who treasures gaming and pudding above all else. Like her compatriots, Neptune is based on a video game console which in her case is the Sega Neptune, a console which unfortunately, never saw release.
Neptune will be representing Gamindustri as she joins the competition in Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash.
Here’s all the content that will be avaible for purchase this coming March, via the game’s official website:
Playable Character: Neptune (700 yen)
- Playable Character: Neptune
- Neptune’s Parka One Piece
- Neptune Character Doll
- Neptune Support Fan
- Neptune Banner Flag
Neptune’s Parka One Piece (350 yen)
- Neptune’s Brain Wave Controller
- Neptune’s N-Charm
- Neptune’s Cross Choker
- Neptune’s Cross Bracelet (right)
- Neptune’s Cross Bracelet (left)
Neptune Character Doll (100 yen)
Neptune Support Fan (100 yen)
Neptune Banner Flag (100 yen)
Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash was released back in 2017 where the game garnered a mixed to average reception. The game received a 7.5/10 from Destructoid which stated that “it manages to balance fan service with fun and engaging gameplay”, a 6/10 from PushSquare and a 7.5/10 from PlayStationLifeStyle. It currently stands at a score of 70% on Metacritic.
The upcoming PC release will include both pre-order and launch week discounts. Pre-ordering through Steam will net players a 15% discount and those who choose to buy the game during launch week will get a 10% discount. The game will also be available in a special “Sexy Soaker” edition that includes the Soaking Wet High School outfit, Futomaki Roll Bazooka, Bebeby pet, colorful bikinis and skill cards.