Game gets 2nd demo, Digital Deluxe Edition
Square Enix unveiled during a Tokyo Game Show program on Friday a new trailer for its Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin action game, and the video reveals that the game will launch for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via the Epic Games Store on March 18, 2022.
There is a second demo available on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S until October 11.
The game will get a Digital Deluxe Edition, which includes a digital artbook, digital mini soundtrack, and a DLC Season Pass with additional missions. Customers who pre-order the game digitally will receive 72-hour early access to the game and in-game items.
KOEI Temco Games’ Team Ninja studio is developing the game.
Square Enix describes the game:
With the memory of their struggle buried deep in their hearts…
Jack and his allies, Ash and Jed, burn with resolve to defeat Chaos as they throw open the gates to the Chaos Shrine. Yet doubts remain—are they truly the Warriors of Light the prophecy foretold?
Step into a world of dark fantasy and revel in the exhilarating, action-packed battles!
Tetsuya Nomura is the game’s character designer, and is also the creative producer in charge of concept. He provided a comment for the announcement:
The announcement may have come as a surprise to you. Much of it is still shrouded in mystery, nonetheless this is an action game, so I suggest you play it to see what it’s like. The trial version will be released shortly for a limited time. I hope you enjoy it.
Kazushige Nojima is in charge of story and scenario. Daisuke Inoue is directing the game, and Jin Fujiwara is the producer.