Square Enix began streaming a model new English trailer on Thursday for the North American and European launch of Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent (Octopath Traveler Tairiku no Hasha), a smartphone RPG prequel to its Octopath Traveler recreation. The trailer reveals the game’s summer season launch window, along with the game’s closed beta check out on the market on Google Play.

The recreation launched for iOS and Android models in October 2020 in Japan after a delay. The recreation is free to play with non-compulsory in-game purchases for objects.

The recreation is about on the similar Orsterra continent because the distinctive recreation, nevertheless is about plenty of years sooner than the start of the story. Like the distinctive recreation, the model new smartphone recreation has pixel paintings sprites blended with a 3D setting, and avid gamers can sort occasions of as a lot as eight characters and administration them by way of a menu-driven battle system. Players can converse with villagers and completely different characters when inside the self-discipline. The recreation choices three tales centered on people who have attained wealth, vitality, and fame.

The distinctive Octopath Traveler recreation shipped worldwide in July 2018 for the Nintendo Switch. The recreation then launched on PC by way of Steam in June 2019, and on Stadia in April 2020. The related crew who developed the Bravely Default recreation worked on Octopath Traveler.

Square Enix moreover hinted in March 2019 a couple of new console recreation inside the sequence.

Source: Square Enix‘s YouTube channel by way of Gematsu