Posts Tagged ‘Star Ocean (Series)’

Star Ocean: The Last Hope Crosses Ocean of Water in February

Star Ocean: The Last Hope, the first game in the series to be on the Xbox 360, will hit North American shelves on February 24.

Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart 01/07/09

In today’s update: Dungeons and Dam, Disgaea 3, Disagea 2 PSP, Phantom Brave Wii, 7th Dragon, Blazer Drive, Demon’s Soul, Phantasy Star Zero, Ragnarok Online DS, Sacred Blaze, Star Ocean: The Last Hope, Summon Night X Tears Crown, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time, Tales of Hearts, and Dragon Quest IX. Continue reading ‘Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart 01/07/09’ »

Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart – 12/15/08

In this update: Blood of Bahamut, Arc Rise Fantasia, White Knight Chronicles, Star Ocean: The Last Hope, and Shining Force Feather. Also… more corn! Continue reading ‘Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart – 12/15/08’ »

Mass Screenshots, Artwork 12/08/08

Got some more pics and art fresh out of the oven. In this edition: Chocobo and the Magic Storybook: The Witch and the Girl and the Five Heroes, Devil Survivor, Sacred Blaze, Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope, and Tales of the World: Radiant Mythology 2. Take a gander. Take two, they’re free. Continue reading ‘Mass Screenshots, Artwork 12/08/08’ »

Mass Screenshots, Artwork 12/03/08

New screenshots and stuff for 7th Dragon, Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope, and Zill O’ll: Infinite Plus. So SO4 has catgirls now. Clearly, my weakness is known to many. Continue reading ‘Mass Screenshots, Artwork 12/03/08’ »

Star Ocean: First Departure – Staff Review

While trying to decide how best to open a review of Star Ocean: First Departure, I came to the painful realization that I couldn’t possibly do so without taking you back in time. Just wasn’t gong to happen. So generate 1.21 gigawatts, strap yourself in, and set your coordinates to Akihabara, July 19, 1996.

(insert Huey Lewis interlude and “Great Scott!” exclamation here)

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Games Ship; Wallets Groan

A slew of RPGs is shipping out today across a range of systems: Star Ocean: First Departure for the PSP, Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia for the Nintendo DS, Eternal Sonata for the PlayStation 3, and Fable 2 for the Xbox 360. If you’re a multiplatform RPG player, we at RandomNPC offer our condolences to your wallet.

Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart 10/10/08

In today’s update: Oboro Muramasa Youtouden, Valkyria Chronicles, AWAY Shuffle Dungeon, Rune Factory Frontier, Arc Rise Fantasia, Star Ocean Last Hope, Phantasy Star Zero, Last Remnant, Final Fantasy Fables Chocobo’s Dungeon DS, Shining Force Feather, 7th Dragon, Little King’s Story, and Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia. Continue reading ‘Mass Screenshots, Artwork, Boxart 10/10/08’ »

Star Ocean Storms 2009

Gamers who’ve been anxiously awaiting the latest addition to the Star Ocean series will soon be sated. Square Enix announced today that Star Ocean: The Last Hope for the Xbox 360 is due out on February 19 in Japan, March 3 in North America, and sometime in 2009 for PAL territories.

Star Ocean Evolves in PAL Territories

On the heels of last week’s PAL release date for Start Ocean: First Departure, Square Enix has announced that Star Ocean: Second Evolution for the PSP will be heading to PAL territories in the spring of 2009. Second Evolution is an enhanced version of Star Ocean: The Second Story originally released for the PlayStation in 1999.  The PSP version will feature extra playable characters, new voiced cut scenes, and additional private actions.

Star Ocean First Departure – Screenshots


Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope – Screenshots



Source: Gamespot

Star Ocean Voyages to PAL Territories this Fall

Star Ocean fans in PAL territories will have something to look forward to this fall. Square Enix announced today that Star Ocean: First Departure for the PSP will be released in PAL territories on October 24. First departure is a remake of the first game of the Star Ocean series. This will mark the first time the game is available outside of Japan.

Star Ocean First Departure – Artwork


Star Ocean Departs For Europe

PAL gamers who are waiting to get their Star Ocean fix can rejoice. Square Enix announced today that Star Ocean: First Departure for the PSP will be headed to Europe this October. Originally released by Enix on the Super Famicon in 1996, the original Star Ocean never made it to North America or Europe. More than a decade later, the remake features a new game engine, new fully-voiced animated cut scenes, and more character interaction.

Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope – Screenshots



Source: Magic Box

Star Ocean: First Departure – Screenshots


Yoichi Wada Discusses the Xbox 360’s RPG Lineup

Today at the Microsoft press conference, Yoichi Wada discussed three other games besides Final Fantasy XIII that are coming to the Xbox 360.



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Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope – Screenshots



Sources: Magic Box, Jeux-France

Star Ocean 4: The Last Hope – Screenshots