Home Gaming Square Enix Showcase at Tokyo Game Show 2021: The Biggest Announcements and...

Square Enix Showcase at Tokyo Game Show 2021: The Biggest Announcements and Reveals

Veteran voice actor Hiroki Yasumoto kicked off Square Enix’s Tokyo Game Show presentation by reiterating that there can be no new information about Final Fantasy 16 – however went onto exhibit loads of different trailers, and even a brand new RPG which is out in simply two weeks.

To guarantee positive you do not miss something, we have included all the massive information from the showcase (which you’ll be able to watch under):

Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin Gets Release Date and Demo

A new demo is coming today for the Final Fantasy spin-off being developed by Team Ninja. The demo builds off suggestions from the trial launched earlier this yr and will characteristic each a brand new stage and give gamers an opportunity to check out the sport’s multiplayer components.

There was an action-packed new trailer as nicely, asserting a launch date of March 18, 2022. The trailer confirmed off extra components of the story, new characters and some flashy struggle scenes. It ended with a scene of Chaos and a voiceover saying, “my identify is Jack Garland” – provided that the lead character is Jack, and the antagonist is FF1’s Garland, there’s clearly a connection between the 2.

New RPG Dungeon Encounters Revealed

Hiroyuki Ito, who directed Final Fantasy VI, IX, XII and is the person behind the Active Time Battle System, revealed the most recent recreation he’s engaged on – a “dungeon exploration RPG,” called Dungeon Encounters, his first new undertaking in a while. “It had been some time since I used to be immediately concerned in improvement, so I used to be making an attempt to recollect how I did it for some time there,” Ito stated through the presentation.

The trailer confirmed characters strolling on a grid, unlocking capability factors for reaching sure sections. A bar at the highest left of the display screen exhibits what flooring the participant is on, their place and what number of steps have been taken. Players often should struggle monsters and the trailer additionally hints there are a variety of characters to select from.

You gained’t have to attend lengthy to play this unique-looking title. It will probably be launched on October 14, and we already have a hands-on preview.

New Story Trailer for Triangle Strategy

Square Enix’s upcoming tactical RPG bought a brand new trailer that confirmed off extra of the sport’s characters and backstory. Each character was launched with a short gameplay scene, adopted by an outline of the sport’s backstory and its soon-to-be warring factions.

The recreation includes a twisting plot through which the choice you make impact how the remainder of the sport performs out. The title, which releases March 4, 2022, is a recreation within the vein of Final Fantasy Tactics and graphically appears like Octopath Traveler.

Plenty of Trailers for Other Upcoming Games

Alongside trailers we have already seen for Forspoken, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Life Is Strange, we additionally bought new appears at Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier, the corporate’s cell battle royale title, and kart-racing spin-off Chocobo GP.

There was additionally a trailer for Voice of Cards: The Isle Dragon Roars, the peculiar RPG from Yoko Taro that takes place utterly as a card recreation. That recreation arrives on October 28 and there’s presently a demo obtainable.

Jason Coskrey is a author based mostly in Tokyo. Find him on Twitter at @JCoskrey.

- Advertisment -

Most Popular