Muramasa Rebirth release date confirmed, limited edition revealed

Bonus Vita peripherals packed with 'Blessing of Amitabha Collector's Edition'

North American publisher Aksys Games has confirmed a June 25 release for Muramasa Rebirth.


Muramasa: Rebirth is a Vita re-release of Vanillaware's Wii action game, Muramasa: The Demon Blade.

For those who missed the Wii version, which was released in the west in late 2009, Muramasa: The Demon Blade is "a highly stylised action adventure starring a colourful cast of more than 100 characters".

the publisher has also confirmed plans to release a 'Murasama Rebirth Blessing of Amitabha Collector's Edition', which will include:

- Muramasa Rebirth Vita system Face Cover by HORI USA
- Muramasa Rebirth Vita system Skin by HORI USA
- Muramasa Rebirth Vita system Pouch
- High Res Framed Lithograph by creator and lead designer George Kamitani

An exclusive Muramasa Rebirth Abridged Soundtrack is also on offer to those who pre-order the game at Amazon or GameStop.

Check out some recent Vita screenshots here.