Square Enix has officially revealed Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness in the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, the game is in development for PS3 and PS4 by the series developer Tri-Ace.
The story takes place in the planet Feycreed, 6000 light years from Earth. The three protagonists are:
- Fedel Camus (VA: Kaito Ishikawa) - male fencer who protects the order of his village
- Miki Sorvesta (VA: Nao Toyama) - childhood friend of Fedel, treats him like her older brother
- Lilia - mystery girl with no past memories and emotionless
The battle will be action oriented with seamless transition between field and battle scenes. Your attack changes based on your distance with the enemies, you can execute combos by pressing attack buttons in correct timing.
The game's staffs are as follows: Shuichi Kobayashi as producer; Hiroshi Ogawa as director; Akira Akiman Yasuda as character designer; and Yoshiharu Gotanda as lead programmer. The game setting and essence are based on Star Ocean 3, differentiating from SO4.
Do the depths of space forbid peace for mankind—
Centuries after leaving Earth, after a multitude of trials, with the creation and spread of the ‘Galactic Federation’, humanity was on the verge of unified order and peace.
But the embers of conflict have begun to burn again.
Over 6,000 light years from Earth, on the unsettled planet, ‘Faicreed.’
Just as so many times before, the waves of history begin from a remote planet.