First announced October 7, Bandai Namco Entertainment have revealed more information about their upcoming Mobile Suit Gundam Battle Operation: Code Fairy.
Releasing to Sony Interactive Entertainment’s PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 consoles, Code Fairy is set during the One Year War on the North American continent, following the Principality of Zeon’s secret “Noisy Fairy Squadron” under direct command of Kycilia Zabi, centered on Alma Stilner.
Possessing the same battle system as Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2, the story of the game consists of fifteen episodes divided into three volumes; the first volume will be released November 5, volume 2 on November 19, and the final volume December 3. The game can be purchased in full with standard or deluxe editions priced at 6,000 yen and 7,700 yen respectively, alternatively each volume can be purchased separately for 2,000 yen each.
Masayoshi Tanaka serves as character designer(Anohana, Darling in the FRANXX) for the game, with Kyoshi Takigawa on mechanical designs, and Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative’s Toshikazu Yoshizawa will be directing the project as well as animation direction and storyboards. Popular anisong artist Maon Kurosaki will be performing the game’s theme songs “Fly high the ’Fairy’” and “Lights.”.
- Ayane Sakura as Alma Stilner
- Yō Taichi as Helena Hegel
- Hiyori Kono as Mia Brinkmann
- Kana Ueda as Killy Garrett
- Nao Fujita as Irmela Gruber
- Aya Uchida as Barbara Hahil
- Sumire Uesaka as Lilith Aidan
To coincide with Code Fairy, Bandai Namco hobby subsidiary Bandai Spirits have announced the Premium Bandai release of three new Gundam model kits of mobile suits appearing in the game: Black Rider, White Rider and Efreet Jaeger. More details of their release will be announced at a later date.
This marks the fourth installment in the game series following: Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation, Gundam: Battle Operation NEXT and the currently running Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2.
Source: Bandai Namco