Koei Tecmo has announced today that the latest game in the Atelier series, Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings, will be making its way west in early 2018. The game will come to PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch. Lydie & Suelle completes Atelier’s “Mysterious” trilogy which also contains Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book, and Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey.
As such you can expect characters from past game to make an appearance, like Sophie. Here’s a quick description of the game from Koei Tecmo, and you can watch the announcement trailer down below.
This latest entry to Gust’s popular Atelier franchise continues from Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book and Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey, concluding the Mysterious series with an all-new heart-warming narrative.
The gripping conclusion to the Mysterious series marks the 20th Anniversary for the Atelier franchise, following the tale of the alchemist twins – the reserved but caring Lydie Marlen, and the eccentric and carefree Suelle Marlen. The young twins work alongside their father at the family atelier, but due to his inexperience in alchemy they rarely see any customers. While working hard to hone their skills, the duo uncovers a mysterious-looking painting, and as they reach out to investigate the girls are drawn inside a world bountiful with rare materials… perfect for Alchemy! This fateful discovery is just the beginning of the twin’s adventure leading them to their joint goal… to run the best atelier in the country.
Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings will arrive sometime in early 2018 on PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch.