Tokyo RPG Factory’s I Am Setsuna will arrive in North America starting July 19, Square Enix has announced. The JRPG will be available on PC via Steam and the PlayStation 4 console.
I Am Setsuna tells the sorrowful story of Setsuna, a young woman of incredible inner strength, and the sacrifice she must undertake to save the people of her land. Fans of JRPGs will be immersed in an emotional and unforgettable story of true bravery, as Setsuna leaves her hometown with her bodyguards on an epic journey to the farthest land.
I Am Setsuna pays homage to classic JRPGs of yesteryear and includes various features inspired by classic titles like Chrono Trigger. It is developed by Tokyo RPG Factory, a new studio that was established in August 2014 by Square Enix to specialize in JRPGs. According to Square Enix, Tokyo RPG Factory “revisits the ethos and practices used to develop for the 16-bit era and aims to re-introduce the classic JRPG style to current hardware, mixing the spirit of the past with technologies of today.”
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I Am Setsuna arrives July 19 on PC and PlayStation 4.