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PlayStation 5 Japanese AAA Console Exclusive: New Forspoken Parts and Gameplay From the Creators of Final Fantasy XV


RPG action The prophesied from the publisher Square Enix and responsible for creating Final Fantasy XV studies Luminous Productions will offer players a deep combat system based on the use of a large number of unique skills, with the integration of a combo counter and a rating system inspired by the series Devil May Cry.

The new information was revealed in a 10-minute gameplay video presented by the developers today as part of the Gamescom 2022 exhibition. The video shows how the main character Frey moves through open locations and engages in battles with dangerous opponents.

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As producer Rayo Mitsuno explained, all Freys will be available over a hundred unique magic tricks. Part of them defensive spells, and the rest attackers. At the same time, magic will be allowed to be used to create combos. For example, the heroine will be able to throw the enemy into the air, and then unleash a series of powerful shots on him while he remains immobilized.


All attacks are accompanied by a combo counter, which later acts as a damage multiplier, as well as an accompanying “style” rating. from a D grade to an A grade, which can be reminiscent of the rating system from Devil May Cry.

Recall that Forspoken tells about the adventures of an American woman who magically finds herself in the mysterious otherworldly kingdom of Atia, where fantasies and nightmares tend to come true. Far from home, the heroine will have to master the magical gift, meet face to face with monsters and fight back against the sorceress Force. The latter is called a dictator, distraught from power. She is one of the matriarchs ruling Atia.


The main roles in the project were played by professional Hollywood actors: Ella Balinska, Jonathan Cake, Janina Gavankar, Killa Settle and Monica Barbaro. Balinska is best known for her role as Jane in “Charlie’s Angels” (2019).

A Hollywood screenwriter was responsible for the foundation of the Forspoken game universe and the general course of the plot. Gary Whitta (“Book of Eli“, “Rogue One. Star Wars Tales“), as well as a gaming industry veteran Amy Hennigwho stood at the origins Legacy of Kain and trilogy Uncharted.

The game will release on January 24, 2023 for PlayStation 5 and PC. Read more about it here.

See also: Shootouts in a cyberpunk setting in the teaser for Fear Effect Reinvented — a remake of Fear Effect for modern platforms.

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