Square Enix has announced the release of Star Ocean – The Divine Force: a brand new chapter in the beloved action RPG series, will arrive on PlayStation®5 (PS5 ™), PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One and STEAM® in 2022.
Developed by tri-Ace Inc., the game will transport players to a vast fantasy and sci-fi world on an exciting journey filled with fast-paced combat, rich exploration and an original story. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of Star Ocean, and building on its rich history, “The Divine Force” incorporates new elements that will delight audiences for many years to come.
Star Ocean – The Divine Force, the launch trailer
The trailer shows the new and characteristic elements of the STAR OCEAN franchise, such as:
• Frantic action battles;
• No random encounters: players will enter battle smoothly with the enemies that populate the world;
• Ability to float in the air, swoop down on enemies and flit around the various areas;
• More exploration: Climb towering mountains, travel across wide, dark valleys, and investigate castles and cities around the world.
With a large cast of playable characters, STAR OCEAN THE DIVINE FORCE tells a compelling story halfway between fantasy and science fiction that will delight both old fans of the series and new players. The game includes two protagonists, who offer different perspectives on the story and the gameplay experience: Raymond, the captain of the commercial ship Ydas, and Laeticia, the warrior princess of a kingdom on an underdeveloped planet. Destiny will bring together Raymond, Laeticia and the other allies, all designed by the famous artist Akiman (serie STAR OCEAN: Integrity and Faithlessness e STREET FIGHTER).