Japanese publication 4Gamer.net has managed to grab 12 minutes of gameplay from upcoming Vita title Freedom Wars. The action RPG releases in just a few short hours in its native Japan, so don't be too surprised if you see plenty more videos hitting the internet within the next couple of days.

If you're still struggling to get excited for the handheld apocalyptic tale, perhaps this lengthy clip can help you decide on whether or not the game is for you. Featuring what seems to be a somewhat standard mission, you'll be able to pick out numerous gameplay details. We already know that the title will boast a broad selection of cool looking weapons, but here we get to see how you'll be able to switch from long ranged attacks to melee offensives when necessary. Is Freedom Wars beckoning you, or are you unhappy with what you've seen? Traipse through a desert to get to the comments section below.

[via 4gamer.net, gematsu.com]