Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings is a role-playing game developed by Gust and published in the West by Koei Tecmo. It is the third and final installment in the Mysterious setting of the Atelier series.
The game follows apprentice alchemist twins Lydie and Suelle, who discover colorful worlds inside magical paintings, rich with rare materials that will help them make their atelier the best in town. Characters from the previous titles Atelier Sophie and Atelier Firis also make an appearance to help Lydie and Suelle fulfill their dream.
Pre-order Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings via select retailers or Steam to receive bonus DLC costumes inspired by alchemists Marie and Erie from the very first Atelier games released two decades ago, an item set full of useful alchemical ingredients, and battle-themed music.
Additionally, those who pre-order the game or purchase it within 4 weeks after launch from PlayStation Store will receive two custom themes.
A $99.99 Limited Edition is available for the consoles, and comes with the following extras:
- Official Hardcover Art Book
- Official Soundtrack
- Deluxe Cloth Poster
- Collector’s Box
- Mystery Bonus Item
The Limited Edition is available exclusively through NISA Store.
Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings is scheduled to be released on March 27, 2018 for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PCs via Steam. Unlike Japan, no PS Vita release is planned in the West at the time of writing.