Catherine: Full Body will be releasing in Japan next week on February 14, 2019 and this week’s issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine #1575 includes a review for the dramatic action puzzle game.
Catherine: Full Body Review Score
- Catherine: Full Body (PS4, PSV) – 9/8/8/8 [33/40]
Bullet points by the Famitsu reviewers:
- The game takes an average of 20 hours to finish. Over 50 hours for completion.
- The scenes depicting relationship troubles from cheating are as high quality as ever, and creates anticipation for what will come next.
- The puzzle parts are good, and the weak point of the previous game where they were too difficult has been resolved excellently.
- People who are not good at the puzzles can opt to just enjoy the story.
- The adjustments made are not only on the light side, but include the well-executed additions of higher difficulty puzzles and rankings.
- The base part of the game is the same as the original, but the intrigue is kept with the addition of news characters and scenarios.
- Keep an eye on the story.
- The puzzle parts are based on the original game, but the relaxed time limit and other ways to alleviate the difficulty are pleasant.
- Various UI elements and visual effects are particularly stylish.
- It’s easy to play as a whole, and of a very good degree of quality for a remake.
The Famitsu review score for the original Catherine released in 2011 for the PS3 and Xbox 360 was 35/40.
Catherine: Full Body will launch on the PS4 and PS Vita in Japan on February 14, 2019. It will be released for the PS4 on April 25, 2019 in Asia and Korea, and sometime in 2019 in the West.