505 Games and Rabbit & Bear Studios revealed a brand new trailer for the Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes (Hyaku Eiyūden) function-taking part in sport throughout Tokyo Game Show on Thursday. The video highlights the sport’s digital deluxe version, which features a digital soundtrack, digital mini artbook, a “1x Headquarters Custom Object (R&B Statue),” and an “Easy Journey Pack” of things.
The sport will launch on April 23 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC by way of Steam, Epic and GOG.
The sport had been delayed from 2023 to the second quarter of 2024 with a purpose to “guarantee the very best story” and “finest sport expertise.”
The Kickstarter marketing campaign for the primary sport grew to become the third-most funded sport on the platform (behind Shenmue 3 and Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night) in August 2020. The marketing campaign raised 481,621,841 yen (US$4,571,418). The sport’s ultimate stretch purpose, which was met at US$4.5 million, is a companion city-creation RPG by Natsume-Atari.
The Kickstarter marketing campaign reached its US$509,713 purpose inside three hours of launching in July 2020.
The marketing campaign had a US$1,000,000 stretch purpose to unlock releases for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch, along with PC.
The sport would be the first collaboration between Yoshitaka Murayama (Suikoden I, Suikoden II) and Junko Kawano (Suikoden I, Suikoden IV) in 25 years. Murayama is writing the script and is credited as the sport designer, and Kawano is the character designer. Osamu Komuta (Suikoden Tierkreis, Rhapsodia) is the system designer and accountable for route, and Junichi Murakami (Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow, Hero Bank) is the artwork director and producer. Motoi Sakuraba (Tales of sport sequence, Golden Sun sport sequence) and Michiko Naruke (Wild Arms sequence) are composing the music.
Rabbit & Bear Studios was established in March 2020 and relies in Tokyo.
The sport’s web site describes the story:
Our story begins in a single nook of Allraan, a tapestry of countries with various cultures and values.
By dint of sword, and by the use of magical objects often called “rune-lenses,”
the land’s historical past has been formed by the alliances and aggressions of the people, beastmen, elves,
and desert individuals who stay there.
The Galdean Empire has edged out different nations and found a know-how that amplifies the rune-lenses’ magic.
Now, the Empire is scouring the continent for an artifact that may broaden their energy even additional.
It is on one such expedition that Seign Kesling, a younger and gifted imperial officer, and Nowa, a boy from a distant village,
meet one another and grow to be buddies.
However, a accident will quickly drag them into the fires of battle, and power them each to reexamine all the things they imagine to be proper and true.
The sport will characteristic greater than 100 characters, a guild system, and the flip-primarily based battles will characteristic events with as much as six characters. Positioning of battles will differ primarily based on surroundings, and battles may also embody dynamic digital camera angles. The sport will embody pixel character designs and excessive-decision 2.5D graphics.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising, the companion prequel sport, launched for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Switch, and PC by way of Steam, Epic and GOG in May 2022. The companion sport was additionally obtainable on day one by way of Xbox and PC Game Pass. The sport additionally bought a bodily launch.
Source: 505 Games’ YouTube channel