SQUARE ENIX announced today that STAR OCEAN First Departure R, the HD remaster of the classic sci-fi RPG, will make its digital debut on December 5 for the Nintendo Switch™ system and the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system. Pre-orders for the PlayStation 4 system will include a commemorative PlayStation 4 Theme and a digital mini soundtrack from the STAR OCEAN Live 2019 concert. To pre-order the game for the PlayStation 4 system, visit: https://sqex.link/r6h.
Watch the official STAR OCEAN First Departure R release date trailer:
Originally released in the west on the PSP (PlayStation Portable) system, STAR OCEAN First Departure R tells the story of a young swordsman, Roddick, and his companions who at first set off on a journey to find the cure to a deadly disease, which then spirals into an adventure that spans across the sea of stars. This HD remaster version includes the following features and boosts to enhance the experience:
Pre-orders for the PlayStation 4 system will include a commemorative PlayStation 4 Theme featuring some of the newly drawn character illustrations by Katsumi Enami and pixel art of the main characters (available immediately after pre-ordering), as well as a digital mini soundtrack from the STAR OCEAN Live 2019 concert (available when the game launches on December 5). To pre-order the game for the PlayStation 4 system, visit: https://sqex.link/r6h.
The title is not yet rated. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at http://www.esrb.org for more information about ratings. For more information, visit: http://www.staroceangame.com/.