Ni No Kuni Developer Trailer featuring Composer Joe Hisashi


Since the announcement of Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, we have been eagerly anticipating its release. A collaboration between esteemed Japanese gaming company LEVEL-5 and THE Studio Ghibli just set the scene for what is bound to be one of the most spellbinding games in recent times.

Add to that a score from long-time Studio Ghibli collaborator Joe Hisashi and you have an undeniable pedigree which is made of pure sunshine and happiness.

Follow on after the jump for a very special video of Mr Joe Hisashi talking about his involvement in the project!


Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is an epic Japanese role-playing-game developed by the critically acclaimed Japanese development studio, LEVEL-5. The game features animations and cut-scenes that are produced and supervised by the legendary Japanese animation company, Studio Ghibli. The music in the game was composed by the world-renowned music composer Joe Hisaishi.

Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is the heart-warming tale of a young boy named Oliver, who embarks on a journey into another world to become a wizard in an attempt to save his mother. Along the way, Oliver makes new friends and tames many of the wonderful creatures that inhabit the world, raising them to battle other creatures on his behalf as he takes on formidable enemies.

Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch will be available for purchase at videogame retailers in Australia and New Zealand on the 31st of January 2013 and in the at the PlayStation®Store on the 1st of February 2013.