As development manager at Idea Factory Damien Urvois said that “the overseas demand for moe is quite high”, expect to see Neptunia Series on Steam in English next year. In addition, there is a confirmation that Fairy Fencer F is heading to Steam next year as well.
Both Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 and Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Genaration have been confirmed for release in English and on Steam. These games are enhanced remakes of first two titles in the series for the PlayStation 3, that were released for the Vita in 2013 and 2014 respectively.
You can watch the original trailer for Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Genaration here:
Fairy Fencer F is an RPG game released on the PS3 that uses similar battle system to that of Neptunia series. A sequel Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force is previously announced to be released for the PlayStation 4 in 2015.
Fairy Fencer F Trailer:
Will this move encourage more Japanese publishers to release their games to Steam? We are yet to see.