Square Enix's old-school RPG Lost Sphear gets a new story trailer
Square Enix has released a new story trailer for its old-school, top-down RPG Lost Sphear, which is due to arrive on PS4, Switch, and PC early next year.
Lost Sphear is the second title from Square’s Tokyo RPG Factory, a team established specifically to create J-RPGs in the classic 90s mould. It follows on from the studio’s 2016 game I am Setsuna, and is a kind of spiritual successor – sharing the same core systems and delicate watercolour-style aesthetic.
Tokyo RPG Factory’s latest adventure charts the story of Kanata, a self-taught swordsman who awakens one day to discover that his entire remote hometown is disappearing. It’s down Kanata, and his slowly burgeoning band of merry travellers, to stop whatever ominous force is meddling with reality, and restore the world.