Star Ocean
2 years ago.
Star Ocean: Till the End of Time coming to PlayStation 4
Square Enix is bringing Star Ocean: Till the End of Time to the PlayStation 4 as a PS2-on-PS4 title. Releasing in 2017 in Japan, the digital-exclusive title is releasing as part of Square Enix's Ultimate Hits HD collection series and will take advantage of the PlayStation 4's PS2 emulator to up-render the game in full HD with reduction in jaggies and improved lighting. The version will also support trophies, share features, remote play and, as an added bonus, removes the inconvenience…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis game trailer shows off gameplay, characters
Square Enix has revealed a new trailer for Star Ocean: anamnesis, currently in development for smartphones in Japan. As the first Star Ocean game for mobile, the video takes a look at gameplay as well as the characters involved in it. The game is due out for iOS and Android in 2016. …
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis closed beta sign-ups open in Japan
Square Enix has opened applications for Star Ocean: anamnesis' closed beta test, currently scheduled for Android platforms. Players will be brought in on a first come, first served basis with sign-ups open through November 28 at 15:00 JST. The full release will be available for both iOS and Android toward the end of the year. …
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis battle gameplay first look
Square Enix has revealed a short gameplay teaser for Star Ocean: anamnesis detailing the game's battle system in action for the first time. The smartphone game features a number of characters from the Star Ocean series and is due out in Japan this year. Square Enix will be holding a special live stream on November 19 to share even more on the project. …
3 years ago.
Star Ocean series characters return for Star Ocean: anamnesis
Square Enix has revealed new screenshots for Star Ocean: anamnesis, detailing several series characters who will be making their way to the mobile title. Ranging from the first Star Ocean all the way through the most recent Star Ocean 5, here's a run down of who you can expect: Ronyx J. Kenny (Star Ocean 1) Cliff Fittir (Star Ocean 3) Maria Traydor (Star Ocean 3) Myuria Tionysus (Star Ocean 4) Fidel Camuze (Star Ocean 5) Miki Sauvester (Star Ocean 5) Hana (Star…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis gets a teaser trailer, first screenshots and details
Square Enix has opened the official site for Star Ocean: anamnesis, a free-to-play title due out for smartphones in 2016. The site features a look at the game's battle system, which is said to be even further evolved from the series' mainstay. Using high-definition visuals similar to a home console, Star Ocean: anamnesis offers up intuitive controls allowing for easy use of its action systems. You can swipe to move around the field, tap to initiate an attack and flick…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis detailed in Famitsu
Famitsu has the first details on Star Ocean: anamnesis, following its announcement for smartphones earlier this week. The game is currently in development at tri-Ace and features music by series regular Motoi Sakuraba, a real-time 3D action battle system and high-definition visuals. Battles are said to be designed around the mobile interface in an intuitive way - allowing for swipes and flicks to move or evade. Additionally, the game will support four-player multiplayer battles. Star Ocean: anamnesis will include a number of…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis features a full 3D action battle system
An update on the newly opened Twitter for Star Ocean: anamnesis provided some new details on the upcoming mobile title. Similar to its console counterparts, the game will feature a 3D real-time action battle system. "The battles in the project are full 3D real-time action battles," according to a tweet from the official account. "Of course, the graphics will be HD." Alongside this message is a teaser image of Nel from Star Ocean: Till the End of Time, giving fans an…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: anamnesis revealed for smartphones
Square Enix has revealed a new title in collaboration with tri-Ace - Star Ocean: anamnesis for iOS and Android platforms. A teaser site opened today features character artwork from each of the previous games across a green starry background. While the site is sparse for the moment, fans are encouraged to check back on October 20 for the next update. The teaser site can be accessed here. An additional key visual is featured below. …
3 years ago.
Square Enix at Japan Expo: Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and more playable
Square Enix France has revealed their playable and stage lineup for Japan Expo - set to run from July 7 to July 10 at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in Paris, France. During the show, attendees can get their hands on the following playable demos: Final Fantasy XV Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Dragon Quest Builders Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue World of Final Fantasy Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness I am Setsuna Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Additionally, Square Enix will hold special events focusing on…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness out today in North America
After 7 years of silence, the Star Ocean series finally returns to North American shores today with Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness for PlayStation 4. For those familiar with the other games, this latest entry is set between Star Ocean: The Second Story and Star Ocean: Till the End of Time. Set centuries after humans have left Earth for the distant Faykreed star system, the swordsman Fidel Camuze and his childhood friend, Miki Sauvester, set out to protect their village…
3 years ago.
E3 2016: All the news, stories and more rounded up
There's no doubt E3 2016 was one of Square Enix's biggest showings in recent memory. With a booth packed to the brim with playable demos, lengthy new trailers and a few exciting announcements the company is on track to deliver a banner year. There’s quite a bit to digest – the staff put in their hardest here – but there’s more to come in just a few short months between Gamescom, Tokyo Game Show and PlayStation Experience. Should you have…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness - E3 2016 Trailer, Relia spotlight, voice cast, & spaceship videos
Square Enix has released a salvo of brand-new E3 trailers for Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithelessness. Below we get a look at the enigmatic seventh party member -- a young girl named Relia. We also get to check out the Charles De Goale spaceship you'll make use of on your journey through the stars. The voice cast of the playable party sounds off on which characters they'll be playing. Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessnes releases on June 28th in North America…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness introduces Emmerson and Anne, new gameplay trailers
During a new episode of Square Enix's Star Log broadcast, we're introduced to two more characters in the game's cast: Anne and Emmerson. We also get a look at the world of Trei'kur and some of the deeper aspects of gameplay. To check out more of our Star Ocean coverage including previous character battle trailers, click here. Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness releases on June 28th in North America and July 1st in Europe exclusively for the PlayStation 4. Character Spotlight: Emmerson "This rascally…
3 years ago.
Square Enix reveals some of their E3 2016 plans, several playable demos
E3 is just around the corner and Square Enix is preparing for the event with a series of blog updates detailing their plans leading up to the show. The first in a series of several posts has gone up today, revealing the first batch of playable games the company will have on hand at their booth. Square Enix Presents The latest Square Enix announcements will once again be discussed on the Square Enix Presents live show. They'll be debriefing you on not…
3 years ago.
New Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness trailers showcase kingdoms of Langdauq & Resulia
Square Enix released two short trailers about the Kingdoms of Langdauq and Resulia, along with short descriptions about the locations in Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness. https://youtu.be/wf31F2aGH9Y Langdauq has prospered under the rule of its matriarchs, or Venerable Mothers, the current of which is Malvenaec. Not only is she a fair leader, but she also knows how to sling a spell or two, and as a member of the ruling family, she has access to exclusive signets that are passed down from…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness introduces Anne & Emmerson, new gameplay trailers
During a new episode of Square Enix's Star Log broadcast, we're introduced to two more characters in the game's cast: Victor Oakville and Fiore Brunelli. Victor is a noble swordsman who trained under Fidel's father, and Fiore is an accomplished signaturge who is adept in many magical arts. We also got another trailer that shows off more of the game's combat system which features seven party members battling alongside one another. If you're anxious to play the new Star Ocean and…
3 years ago.
Here's some new English Star Ocean 5 screenshots
Square Enix has uploaded a new batch of Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness screenshots today - focusing heavily on the game's battle system. Later today, fans can tune in to the second "Star Log" live stream focusing on the series where we'll learn more on the recently announced Western release date, battle system mechanics and more information on the main cast. The stream will begin over on Square Enix's Twitch channel at 4PM PDT (7PM EDT). Star Ocean: Integrity and…
3 years ago.
Watch 70 minutes of the English version of Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness
Polygon has posted an extensive new look at the English version of Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness -- or Star Ocean 5 if you prefer. In the 70 minutes of footage below, we see the game's initial hours set in Fidel and Miki's hometown of Sthal. In a later segment set about ten hours later, we see combat with six of seven party members. Be warned, there are some story-related scenes on display. Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness will release on…
3 years ago.
Star Ocean 5 Western release dates announced, Collector's Edition revealed
Square Enix has officially announced the release dates for the fifth Star Ocean title for Europe and North America, along with a first look at the game's Collector's and Day One edition. Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness is set to release on June 28 in North America and July 1, 2016 in Europe, exclusively for the PlayStation 4. Currently, the game will be available in two distinct editions in North America. The Collector's Edition ($109.99) will include: Collector's Edition Box Pangalatic Federation ID Card Collector's Edition Steelbook The Game Exclusive Art Cards Artbook Soundtrack In-game DLCs Battle…