It’s been a few days now that potential gamers can slay and recruit the demons of Shin Megami Tensei V. But hardly the J-RPG of Atlus was released on Switch that we (re) talk about ports. Yes, in the plural.
Without being able to enjoy an opus from the highly desirable Persona series anywhere, Switch owners can still taste a little scent of exclusivity with Shin Megami Tensei V. The game has long been associated with the console. transportable from Nintendo, since it was one of the very first titles announced when it was first presented in January 2017.
Megami Tensei sheet
However, this exclusivity could only be temporary, since Pan-hime, a familiar datamineuse from the series has just discovered the existence of two other platforms in the game files dedicated to Unreal Engine 4:
In the Shin Megami Tensei V .uproject files, the target platforms are:
This is not the first time that other media have been mentioned, since the massive data leak from the manufacturer Nvidia had already mentioned the potential arrival of the game on the PC.
“Ask for something else”
This potential leak of future ports is all the more interesting since the same Pan-hime datamineuse had already found in the files of the remaster of Shin Megami Tensei III. the mention of a future PC version when the game launches on PlayStation 4 and Switch.
It could therefore be that the Nintendo console will only benefit for a time from the exclusivity of this fifth numbered opus, knowing that Shin Megami Tensei II Nocturne HD Remaster had taken a full year to migrate from the consoles to Camille’s favorite bike. . If there is nothing to confirm the duration of the contract negotiated by Nintendo (the Persona 5 case law reminds us that agreements can last), you can already start the timer …