- Also Known As
- Project Setsuna
- Number of Players
- 1 (Single Player)
- Release Date
- 18th Feb 2016
- 19th Jul 2016, $39.99
- 19th Jul 2016, £32.99
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- 21st Feb 2023
- Also Available On
- Official Site
Snow and steady
There's a real demand for more traditional Japanese role-playing games these days - experiences that call back to a time when turn based battles ruled and world maps were explored via airship. I Am Setsuna attempts to recapture that magic of the classic RPG, channelling the spirit of older Final Fantasy or Dragon Quest titles. It's a...
Square Enix has revealed that those who pre-order I Am Setsuna via the PlayStation Store will nab two dynamic themes. As you can see from the images that we've embedded, one depicts a snowy night, while the other showcases a bright but still snowy day. Unsurprisingly, both themes look rather lovely. If you haven't been keeping up...
Active time excellence
Did you grow up with PSone greats like Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy VII? Then upcoming old-school Japanese role-playing game I Am Setsuna should be right up your alley – it's clearly been heavily inspired by the 32-bit JRPGs of old. In fact, publisher Square Enix is not even shying away from it, describing the...
The stage is Setsuna
Starting at 18:00PM BST/10:00AM PST, Square Enix will be livestreaming gameplay from the English version of I Am Setsuna - a traditional role-playing release from the publisher's Tokyo RPG Factory studio. In short, the title sounds great, and the stream will probably be well worth a look if you're interested. Earlier today, it...
Traditional JRPG gets Western release date
Intriguing Japanese role-playing game I Am Setsuna has been given a confirmed release date in Europe and North America - and the good news is that it's not too far off. The upcoming PlayStation 4 title is constantly compared to the likes of Chrono Trigger - arguably one of the best RPGs ever made - and...
Certainly one of this year's most intriguing Japanese role-playing prospects, I Am Setsuna is an attempt from Square Enix to rekindle the more traditional aspects of the genre. The game was recently confirmed for a Western release at some point in 2016, and you can get a good eyeful of the English version tomorrow thanks to a...
No Vita release, though
Fans of more traditional Japanese role-playing game design will definitely want to take note of I Am Setsuna - a title that makes use of a Final Fantasy-esque Active Time Battle system. The release was specifically designed by Square Enix's Tokyo RPG Factory team to evoke the feel of Japanese RPGs from the past, and, to be...
I am Setsuna introduces the authentic JRPG style of yesteryear to PlayStation®4 and Steam! Journey with Setsuna as she prepares to make the ultimate sacrifice and save the people of her land. A powerfully nostalgic experience, blending a classic style of story-telling, battle system and gameplay.