AI: The Somnium Files has been given a brief delay


In a brief announcement, Spike Chunsoft has confirmed that their game, AI: The Somnium Files has received a minor delay on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch due to manufacturing delays.

In a press release made today, Spike Chunsoft has confirmed that their upcoming title AI: The Somnium Files has been delayed until September 24th, 2019, pushing it a week out from its initial September 17th, 2019, release date.

The delay includes all versions of the game, even the Special Agent Editions. However, the digital versions of PC, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch will still release on September 17th, 2019, as originally planned.

The publisher has stated that they regret the delay due to the manufacturing issues, but they do hope fans understand the cause, and will continue supporting them despite the delay coming only days before the game’s intended release. You can read the about the game down below as provided to us by Spike Chunsoft down below:


The mind never lies…

In a near-future Tokyo, Special Agent Kaname Date is on the case of a mysterious serial killer. Date must investigate crime scenes as well as dreams on the hunt for clues. From the mind of Kotaro Uchikoshi (Zero Escape series director), with character design by the Yusuke Kozaki (NO MORE HEROES, Fire Emblem series), a thrilling neo-noir detective adventure is about to unfold.


One rainy night in November, a woman’s body is found at an abandoned theme park, mounted on a merry-go-round horse. She had been stabbed repeatedly, and her left eye was gouged out.

Kaname Date of the Metropolitan Police Department arrives on the scene. He recognizes the woman. Suddenly, he hears a noise from inside the merry-go-round.

He breaks into the merry-go-round’s central column to find a young girl. And in her hands, she grips a bloody ice pick…

Stay tuned as we’ll keep you updated if anything changes regarding the status of the game.

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