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Star Ocean: First Departure R gets new trailer, release date

Square Enix has announced that Star Ocean: First Departure R, a remake of a remake announced a few months back, will be heading to the PS4 and Switch on December 5, 2019. Alongside that news is a brand new trailer, giving us our first glim...

 
 
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Star Ocean: First Departure R is heading to PS4 and Switch

Square Enix is developing a remake of the original Star Ocean for PS4 and Switch. Titled Star Ocean: First Departure R, not much is known about this particular reimagining other than the fact that it's coming to modern platforms. The origi...

 
 
 
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Review: Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness

While Star Ocean: The Second Story was one of my favorite PS1 JRPGs, the rest of the series never grabbed me. It's not that it's bad in any way -- each entry is pretty consistent, actually -- it's just that every time I'd feel inclined...

 
 
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Star Ocean 5 gets June 28 release date

[Update: Now the date has officially been confirmed directly from Square Enix.] Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness is coming to PlayStation 4 in North America on June 28. The good word comes from Square Enix's online store, where ...

 
 
 
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Here's what Star Ocean 5 sounds like in English

Star Ocean: The Last Hope had a truly dreadful script, but the cringe-worthy voice acting probably didn't do the game any favors, either. Thankfully, it sounds like Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness will be a little better in tha...

 
 
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Star Ocean 2 coming to PS4, Vita very soon

As Square Enix promised at Tokyo Game Show in September, Star Ocean: Second Evolution is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in the near future -- sometime this month in Japan. Based on the PSP remake of the PS1 original, this vers...

 
 
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CONFIRMED: Star Ocean 5 lady wears clothes

Back when Square Enix revealed Star Ocean 5, I recall a few Destructoid editors debating whether the green-haired gal's checkered outfit was half skin-toned or, you know, it was just actual skin. It seems we weren't the only ones wondering ...

 
 
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Square Enix is nearly done with last-gen

There comes a point in every console's life cycle where we all collectively decide the party is over. Some people start filing out around midnight. Others will disappear later on. Eventually it's just one guy trying to keep the night alive,...

 
 
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Reports of Tri-Ace's death have been greatly exaggerated

Back when word broke regarding Tri-Ace's acquisition at the hands of mobile group Nepro Japan, the early speculation was the studio's days making games for consoles were over. Then, just a couple months later, Square Enix announced a&n...

 
 
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Star Ocean 4 was nearly the end of the franchise

During an interview with Destructoid today, Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness producer Shuichi Kobayashi intimated the series was in a state of upheaval after the launch of Star Ocean 4. Kobayashi told me "nobody would dare to get inv...

 
 
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Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness coming to NA, EU

Square Enix and tri-ace Japan announced Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness is getting localized for the North American and Europe, and the combat looks to be real-time focused with a target for a constant 60 frames-per-second. It's...

 
 
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Take a closer look at the gorgeous Star Ocean 5

Square Enix recently unveiled Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness, the latest entry in the company's intergalactic role-playing game series, but details on the title have been pretty scarce.  We know it's in development for PlaySta...

 
 
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Star Ocean 5 has been officially announced

Star Ocean 5 is a real thing coming to PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, Square Enix announced in the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu. According to Kotaku, who we graciously credit these image scans to, the game is being developed b...

 
 
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Square Enix teasing what might be Star Ocean 5

Whoever handles marketing at Square Enix really has a thing for annoyingly vague and slowly updating teasers, don’t they? After its teaser campaign for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided went fantastically wrong and info about the game got leak...

 
 
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Star Ocean social RPG in the works for iOS and Android

Square Enix is taking one of its venerable franchises in a new direction with Star Ocean: Material Trader. A social role-playing game, the forthcoming title will eschew the series' traditional roots in favor of a card-based experience for m...

 
 
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Star Ocean The Last Hope: International trailer for PS3

The new and improved international version of Star Ocean: The Last Hope is headed to the PS3 next year. Square Enix wants you to be happy about it all fitting on one Blu-ray disc, which I guess I am. This version has both Japanese and Engl...

 
 
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Star Ocean and Nier Replicant confirmed for PS3

Star Ocean: The Last Hope has been confirmed for PS3, coming to Blu-ray after a year of Xbox 360 exclusivity. The latest in tri-Ace's sci-fi RPG series will release in Japan on February 4, 2010. Also confirmed for PS3 is Nier Replicant, a n...

 
 
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Rumortoid: Star Ocean: The Last Hope coming to PS3?

I thought Star Ocean: The Last Hope was a pretty solid entry in the JRPG genre, and I have to admit I did enjoy playing an RPG in a space setting rather than the usual modern fantasy universe. The game was 360 only though, leaving out PS3 o...

 
 
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Destructoid review: Star Ocean: The Last Hope

Ah, another day, another RPG. It's easy to feel that way with all the genre's releases as of late (and it makes me a bit nostalgic for the days in which I would patiently wait through the months between releases), but Star Ocean: The Last H...

 
 
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New Star Ocean scans with anime stylings included (for now)

I'm not sure if the news of the change to less "anime" faces in Star Ocean 4 turned any of you off enough to keep you from buying the game when it comes out, but if that type of thing doesn't bother you, you may want to get a gand...

 
 
 
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Longest Star Ocean: The Last Hope ad ever

If you think you're drowning in advertising with the Star Ocean: The Last Hope ads you're seeing all over this fine network of Web sites, you ain't seen nothing yet.The above picture shows an escalator of Square Enix advertising power. In H...

 
 
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The battles in Star Ocean: The Last Hope are nuts

Oh my God. What the hell is going on here. When I started watching a few videos found by Siliconera of Star Ocean: The Last Hope gameplay, I expected a bit of craziness in the battle scenes, but I didn't expect blinding chaos.Like in this ...

 
 




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