LEVEL-5 has announced Yo-kai Watch 4 as a Nintendo Switch exclusive, which has been revealed in this week’s Famitsu magazine.
Ryokutya2089 reports that it will star Touma Tsukinami, Natsume Amano, Keisuke Amano, and Akinori Arihoshi who all appeared in the fourth movie, Yo-kai Watch Shadowside: The Return of the Oni King, and the Yo-kai Watch Shadowside anime series.
LEVEL-5 CEO Akihiro Hino shared that the game’s “content is getting a super high-grade power up, including some things that will surprise everyone.”
Yo-kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki was the most recent game in the mainline series, and was released exclusively for Nintendo 3DS in December 2016. It was an enhanced version to Yo-kai Watch 3: Sushi and Yo-kai Watch 3: Tempura, which saw Nate and his family move to St. Peanutsburg in the United States.
Yo-kai Watch 4 will release exclusively for Nintendo Switch across Japan in 2018.