Star Ocean First Departure R

Square Enix has announced Star Ocean: First Departure R will be released on the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in the near future. This particular version of the action role-playing game was first launched on the PlayStation Portable in 2007.

The enhanced PSP iteration is based on the Super Famicom Star Ocean game – published by Enix, developed by tri-Ace and originally released in 1996. The high definition versions of the remake for Switch and PS4 will include new features and a worldwide release has also been confirmed.

If you would like to learn more about this epic space adventure and its unique combat system, click here to read our review of the Super Famicom title or view the PSP remake trailer below, courtesy of YouTube channel xionlloyd:

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