Star Ocean 5 to be developed by Tri-Ace, release on PS3 and PS4
After days of tireless speculation as to what new project Square Enix has been hinting at, the cat is finally out of the bag. The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu has revealed that Star Ocean 5 is in the works for Playstation 4 and Playstation 3. Star Ocean 5 is being published by Square Enix, with Tri-Ace as its developer and will be called Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness.
Little is known yet about the game’s story, which is set 6,000 light-years from earth on a planet called Fakeland. Star Ocean creator Tri-Ace is producing a seamless battle system, and the game will respond in real-time. We also know that legendary gaming artist Akira “Akiman” Yasuda will be providing the character designs for the game, which takes place between the stories of Star Ocean 2 and 3.
Publisher Square Enix is will announce the official reveal for Star Ocean 5 tomorrow, so be sure to check back for more info on this exciting title.
So, were you expecting Square Enix to announce Star Ocean 5? This announcement certainly comes as good news for fans of the series, which has been disappointingly dormant in recent years. Be sure to sound off with your thoughts in the comments section below.