Danganronpa 2 is coming to the United States, and it's only a few months away.

NIS America officially announced today its release date to bring Danganronpa 2 to North America. It will be available for Vita on September 2 for $39.99 in both retail and digital download forms. The game will follow the structure of the first, placing placing players in the role of a Hope's Peak Academy student forced to face life or death decisions alongside their classmates. Players will have to solve puzzles, take part in minigames, and solve mysteries to progress.

Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair originally released on the PSP in Japan in 2012, but will release on Vita when it makes its way stateside later this year. It was announced alongside a few other NIS America games in February.

For our review of the first Danganronpa, head here.

[Via: Polygon]

The image above is a from the original Danganronpa.


Our Take
This is great news, considering the critical reception of the first game. Despite only releasing a few months ago, the game has already begun to generate a following of fans.