Excited about Shin Megami Tensei IV? Leaked scans from this week's Famitsu reveal that the role-playing game will be out in Japan on May 23. And Shin Megami Tensei IV will bring a companion in case it gets lonely. Hey, video games have feelings, too!

Nintendo is releasing a Shin Megami Tensei IV 3DS XL, too. You can see what it looks like in the scan below.

Don't think this is only for hardcore fans. In Shin Megami Tensei IV, it's possible to select the game's difficulty as well as save and load games wherever folks like. These features were included to make the game more approachable to new players.

For more on Shin Megami Tensei IV, check out Kotaku's previous coverage.

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