Square Enix Announces Star Ocean First Departure R Game for PS4, Switch
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Square Enix announced on Saturday that it will release Star Ocean First Departure R, an HD port with new features of its Star Ocean First Departure remake game, for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
Enix released the first Star Ocean game for the Super Famicom in 1996, and then Square Enix released Star Ocean First Departure as a remake on the PlayStation Portable in 2007. tri-Ace developed both games.
Square Enix opened a website for the new game on Saturday, and also announced that Katsumi Enami (original character designer for Baccano!, Restaurant to Another World franchises) is serving as character illustrator. The company revealed the character illustrations for (from left to right) Roddick Farrence, Millie Chliette, and Dorne Murtough.