You'll Never See Tokyo Mirage Sessions' New Switch Costumes Coming

You'll Never See Tokyo Mirage Sessions' New Switch Costumes Coming

Lookin' cool, Itsuki!

Today marks the second coming of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, and Nintendo's celebrating the Resurrection by offering some snazzy new threads for the game's cast. Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore lets you find and equip costumes from other Atlus series, including Persona, Etrian Odyssey, and Shin Megami Tensei.

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE and its recent Switch upgrade, #FE Encore, is an RPG about pop idol culture, so flashy costumes take front and center stage with the game's cast. While the original version of #FE has no shortage of cool things to wear, #FE Encore jazzes things up by adding costumes of Joker from Persona 5, the Hero from Etrian Odyssey: Nexus, and the Demonica from Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey. The costumes don't grant you any kind of extra strength, but gosh darn if they don't look cool. There's also something funny about dressing up the mild-mannered Itsuki Aoi as Joker, Atlus' number-one symbol of rebellion.

#FE is a good game to begin with, and #FE Encore is even better. In addition to the extra costumes, the Switch re-release adds a new dungeon (which is where you find most of these new costumes, incidentally) while slashing load times down to nearly nothing. Playing #FE Encore might remind you of the games referenced via the new costumes—specifically Persona 5 and Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey—but be assured #FE Encore is its own song and dance.

And hey, Nintendo, Atlus—if you want to add even more costumes to #FE Encore via updates, I won't complain if you let me dress up Mamori as Jack Frost or something.

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Nadia Oxford

Staff Writer

Nadia has been writing about games for so long, only the wind and the rain (or the digital facsimiles thereof) remember her true name. She's written for Nerve,, Gamepro, IGN, 1UP, PlayStation Official Magazine, and other sites and magazines that sling words about video games. She co-hosts the Axe of the Blood God podcast, where she mostly screams about Dragon Quest.

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