Spike Chunsoft has released new information and screenshots for AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative introducing new characters Tokiko, Chikara, Lien, and the Masked Woman.
Get the details below.
■ New Character Profiles
Tokiko (voiced by Laura Post in English, Yoko Soumi in Japanese)
President of Naixatloz Japan Branch
The president of Naix Japan. A believer in Simulation Theory, she sincerely believes that the world she lives in is fake and was created by someone.
According to her, the purpose of Naix is to find a “seam” that should exist somewhere in this world, to bring down the false world, and to lead people to liberation.
Chikara (voiced by Frank Todaro in English, Mitsuru Ogata in Japanese)
Director of Horadori Institute of Genetics
A brilliant scientist who established the Horadori Institute of Genetics at a young age. The institute mainly researches DNA treatment and gene therapy.
As the investigation of the Half Body serial killings progresses, the Institute’s involvement with the mysterious “Bats490” video, suspected to be related to the case, emerges. As the director of the institute Horadori also becomes a target of ABIS’s investigation.
Lien (voiced by Y. Chang in English, Hidenori Takahashi in Japanese)
A young man who frequents Matsushita Diner, Lien was there when Ryuki went to the diner as part of his investigation.
He had recently lost his job, and was alone at the diner, mourning his loss, but found love at first sight with Kizuna and proposed to her on the spot.
A mysterious person. Appears to be female based on body shape.
AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative is due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam and Microsoft Store on June 23 in Japan, June 24 in North America, and July 8 in Europe.
View the screenshots at the gallery.