Etrian Odyssey V Famitsu Preview for the Launch Feature


This week’s issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine #1445 will include the launch feature of Etrian Odyssey V: The End of the Long Myth.

As announced previously, the magazine will feature a cover illustrated by series artist Yuji Himukai, depicting the characters who were voted for in the fan poll.

EOV Cover
Preview of the Etrian Odyssey V cover for Famitsu issue #1445.

The 12-page feature will contain information on the game all the way up to the second Stratum dungeon/labyrinth. It will have a long interview with the developers (Himukai, director Shigeo Komori and art director Hiroshi Sasazu), and there will be a “special contribution” by Yuji Himukai himself in addition to the Famitsu cover:

EOV Contribution

As announced previously, the magazine’s downloadable content appendix will include a code for the new customizable illustration of the “Gunner” class.

Preview 1
All classes and their “Two Titles” are listed. Additionally, recommended skills and monster information is included.
Preview 2
The latest edition of “SQ TIMES” features the developer interviews, expanded to four pages this time.

The August 18 and 25, 2016 dual issue edition of Famitsu—or issue #1445—will be releasing in Japan on August 4, 2016.

Etrian Odyssey V: The End of the Long Myth will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on August 4, 2016 in Japan.