Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth Game Launches in the West
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Square Enix released its Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth smartphone game in the West for both iOS and Android devices on Monday. The game is available for US$15.99. Square Enix is streaming an English-subtitled video for the game.
The game launched in Japan on March 22.
Character designers Kou Yoshinari and Yoh Yoshinari and composer Matoi Sakuraba worked on the project, and Yumi Touma reprised her role as Lenneth Valkyrie.
Enix (and later Square Enix) and tri-Ace launched the Valkyrie Profile role-playing game series in 1999. The games have a Norse mythology motif and center on the death of humans and the existence of gods, and star a valkyrie named Lenneth.
The original game launched for the PlayStation in Japan in 1999, and in North America in 2000. An enhanced port titled Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth shipped in Japan and North America in 2006 for the PlayStation Portable. Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria launched on the PlayStation 2 in 2006 in Japan and in 2007 in North America, and Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume launched on the Nintendo DS in Japan in 2008 and in North America in 2009. The game series has shipped 2.2 million copies worldwide.