Given the truth that it’s coming from the inventive leads behind Persona 5, it’s no shock that Atlus’ upcoming megaton RPG Metaphor: ReFantazio has turned as many heads as it’s, and the corporate, too, appears to be positioning it as a serious new franchise, one which it has mentioned will stand alongside the likes of Persona and Shin Megami Tensei as its flagship IP.
In truth, the upcoming recreation isn’t the extent of what Atlus has deliberate for the brand new IP, in accordance with recognized leaker @MbKKssTBhz5 on Twitter, who has precisely leaked Atlus-related bulletins prior to now, together with Metaphor: ReFantazio and Persona 3 Reload. As per the leaker, Atlus intends to “broaden the Metaphor: ReFantazio IP in numerous methods”, and curiously sufficient, a kind of methods goes to be a derivative that the corporate will work on in collaboration with Netflix Video games.
In fact, with Metaphor: ReFantazio itself nonetheless a methods off from launch, it’s unlikely that we’ll be listening to about its Netflix spinoff within the close to future (assuming that it does exist).
Metaphor: ReFantazio is due out this Fall for PS5, Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Leaks have claimed that Atlus can even launch the sport for the rumoured Nintendo Swap 2.
There are plans to broaden Metaphor: ReFantazio as a brand new IP in numerous methods. A Netflix recreation is a part of this plan.
— みどり (@MbKKssTBhz5) January 30, 2024