Etrian Odyssey X Sells Out in Japanese Retailers, Official Perfect Guide DX Announced

The latest game in the Etrian Odyssey series and the last for the Nintendo 3DS, Etrian Odyssey X, was released yesterday and it is already selling out in Japan.

Atlus has posted a notice acknowledging and apologizing for the shortages of the game. Atlus states that they will do what they can as soon as possible, and recommend customers either reserve the game to get ready for the next shipment, or purchase the digital version of Etrian Odyssey X.

The cause of these shortages is due to a reluctance from retailers to stock a new Nintendo 3DS title, as well as the devoted Etrian Odyssey fanbase.

On the Nintendo eShopEtrian Odyssey X took first place among the top 10 most downloaded Nintendo 3DS games from July 26 to August 1, 2018.

Etrian Odyssey X Official Perfect Guide DX

With the release of the game, Atlus has announced the “Etrian Odyssey X Official Perfect Guide DX.”

It will be a large, 440-page guide for the game, releasing on August 31, 2018. The book will include maps and detailed explanations for every single labyrinth until the last dungeon. It will include charts, quests, mini events, and all sorts of information.

Additionally, it will have promotional illustrations, illustrations by guest contributors, and a development interview.

Product Details

  • Release Date: August 31, 2018
  • Price: 2,750 yen (excluding tax)
  • Format: B5 size / 440 pages
  • Publisher: Kadokawa
  • Amazon Japan Page

— Atlus (1, 2)