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Lost Sphear to launch for Nintendo Switch in January 2018

Published by Jack Taylor     July 25, 2017     13:23 UTC

Square Enix has confirmed that Lost Sphear, the sophomore title from Tokyo RPG Factory, will launch in Europe and North America on 23 January.

Following the release of I am Setsuna - Tokyo RPG Factory's debut title - on Nintendo Switch at the system's launch, Square Enix has now confirmed that the studio's next project, Lost Sphear, will launch for Nintendo Switch on 23 January in Europe and North America.

With a visual style and battle system inspired by I am Setsuna, new mechanics will be included in Lost Sphear such as an enhanced Active Time Battle (ATB) battle system, allowing players to move characters during fights, rather than them being moved around automatically.

The physical version of the game will be available exclusively from the Square Enix Online Store, and will be available more widely on Nintendo eShop as a digital download.

Lost Sphear launches on 23 January 2018 in Europe and North America, and on 12 October this year in Japan, as announced prior to the international release date.

Awaken the power of memory in LOST SPHEAR available 23rd January 2018

LONDON (25th July, 2017) – Square Enix Ltd., today announced that, LOST SPHEAR®, the latest title from Tokyo RPG Factory™ will be available on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Nintendo Switch™ console, and STEAM® in Europe and PAL territories on 23rd January 2018.

LOST SPHEAR expands upon many of the beloved features from the studio’s debut title, I AM SETSUNA, and continues Tokyo RPG Factory’s dedication to blending the nostalgia of classic Japanese role-playing games with the latest technology for a new generation of gamers.

The game is available to pre-order now from the PlayStation® Store and STEAM. Those who pre-order on the PlayStation® Store will receive a “Memoirs of the Moon” dynamic PlayStation®4 theme, as well as two music tracks. Those who pre-order on STEAM will receive a custom LOST SPHEAR wallpaper, as well as two music tracks.

LOST SPHEAR will be available digitally from the PlayStation®Store, Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, and STEAM® on 23rd January 2018.

The game will also be available as a physical package exclusively from the SQUARE ENIX Online Store for the PlayStation®4 system and Nintendo Switch. Fans who pre-order the game from the SQUARE ENIX Online Store will receive two music tracks as a gift at launch. For more information on LOST SPHEAR, please visit: www.lostsphear.com

Source: Square Enix