New Square Enix studio to revive classic JRPG hallmarks
‘I AM SETSUNA’ First Title for Tokyo RPG Factory
SAN FRANCISCO (14th March, 2016) – At this year’s Game Developers Conference, the newest studio within the Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. (“Square Enix”) group of companies, Tokyo RPG Factory, was on hand to reveal its debut title — I AM SETSUNA. The title is slated for digital release for the west this summer on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Steam®.
Led by director Atsushi Hashimoto, Tokyo RPG Factory aims to capture the narrative depth, impactful storytelling and masterful character development inspired by the golden era of Japanese role-playing games and bring them to current hardware and technology. With a battle system inspired by the classic hit CHRONO TRIGGER, I AM SETSUNA brings back authentic RPG gameplay, beautiful art design and a sorrowful story to the new generation.
Official Website: www.iamsetsuna.com
Assets can be found here: http://www.square-enix-press.com/download/41082/1fd399fe5407af0dca256eb0279d063d9293c6ce
About Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, is a holding company leading the Square Enix Group with a diverse range of content and service businesses. The Square Enix Group publishes, distributes and licenses entertainment content around the world under its internationally renowned brands including SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO®. The Square Enix Group includes a global network of leading development studios located in North America, Europe and Japan. The Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 110 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 66 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 45 million units worldwide, and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®.
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