While Ys 8’s PC release might have slipped back to next year, we’ve loads of Nihon Falcom video games to chew on for now anyway. And yet one more is coming our means quickly too, Zwei: The Arges Adventure. Due to be the Japanese RPG studio’s 15th launch on Steam, Zwei: The Arges Adventure was initially a PC recreation, though like lots of Falcom’s previous video games it was a Japanese-only launch, turning into higher recognized after a console launch and now finally discovering its means again dwelling to be localised with a swath of extras and enhancements.
Though publishers Xseed haven’t pinned down a agency launch date, they’re assured it will likely be prepared for a winter 2018 launch. Read on for a peek on the teaser trailer for the sport. There are kitties.
Told you there have been kitties. Of a number of shapes, sizes and colors, even. This is the second (although launched in Japan first) recreation within the Zwei sequence to see an English launch, and direct predecessor to Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection. I actually like The Arges Adventure’s mixture of watercolour backdrops with lumpy chibi-style character fashions, and so far as I’m involved, Falcom can do no improper with regards to balancing a fight engine, action-RPG or in any other case.
Set on the floating continent of Arges, the sport revolves round two lazy teenage step-siblings determined for any break from the monotony of their every day lives, and so hurl themselves headlong right into a quest for money and glory when a bunch of holy idols go lacking. It’s meant to be a extra light-hearted RPG than most, and overtly comedic in locations. Whether Xseed have the interpretation chops to make the jokes land in English is the one actual query right here. They additionally promise that that is to be the definitive model of the sport, choosing up just a few upgrades from its time on consoles, however retaining a slew of PC-exclusive options and minigames, together with (most excitingly) an Ys-themed typing tutor of all issues.
As with most of Xseed’s different Falcom titles, Zwei: The Arges Adventure is ready for launch on Steam, GOG and Humble.