Uta no Prince-Sama Releases Worldwide for iOS and Android

Yesterday marked the official worldwide release of Uta no Prince-sama: Shining Live!, a new [...]

Yesterday marked the official worldwide release of Uta no Prince-sama: Shining Live!, a new Japanese idol game from the developers of Love Live! School Idol, KLab. The game features 11 different group members for players to interact with and assist on stage, as well as a storyline for each member and a full soundtrack of songs for the player to perfect. Check out the trailer for the game below, along with all fo the features available when you download:

Uta no Prince-sama is free to download with in-game purchases. If you're not familiar with the franchise, this one began as a visual novel series, which led to manga and anime adaptations, along with various original soundtracks and now the new mobile game. The game seems to pattern close to Love Live, putting the character in charge of training the group and earning points in order to put on a great performance. Here's everything that's included, along with a short summary for new players:

Meet the members of leading entertainment company Shining Production's hottest new group ST☆RISH and the veteran members of QUARTET NIGHT. Communicate with all eleven stars, follow their behind-the-scenes lives in Story mode, and then take to the stage and help them deliver the show of a lifetime! Support your favorite boys as they aim for the top!

  • Play your favorite Utano☆Princesama songs anytime you like!
  • Create your ideal unit and increase the Bond between the unit members.
  • Meet all 11 stars anytime you like! Depending on the time you visit, he will say different things.
  • Collect Photos and then unlock new voice clips, original side stories, special outfits, and more!
  • Arrange your units any way you like. You don't have to stick to the groupings in the story!
  • Fully-voiced side stories!
  • Increase your Bond with the guys to unlock new voice clips.
  • Unlock Special Shots and high-quality Posters of your favorite stars!

The game directs back at its visual novel roots by hinting at "something special" popping up on the player's home screen when they reach a certain level of bonding with the different members available in the game.

Uta no Prince-sama: Shining Live! is out now for iOS and Android.