Star Ocean: The Second Story R is launching on PC, PlayStation consoles, and Nintendo Swap, however these trying to expertise the remake of the most effective JRPGs ever launched at its greatest should keep away from the Swap launch, because it will not run as easily because it does on different platforms.
Throughout Gamescom, ResetERA boards member dodo667418 obtained affirmation that the sport will run at 60 FPS on PC and PlayStation 5 and solely at 30 FPS on Nintendo Swap. Decision wasn’t confirmed for any of the console variations.
Moreover, new Star Ocean: The Second Story R off-screen footage was shared on-line, offering a brand new take a look at the remake’s up to date fight system, traversal, and extra. With the elimination of spell freeze, which interrupted the motion every time most magic spells have been solid, fight seems significantly higher. The elimination of random encounters is about to enhance the sport’s pacing significantly as nicely, because the encounter price within the unique was considerably excessive.
It has by no means been a greater time to be a fan of the sequence created by tri-Ace than the previous few years. Whereas Star Ocean: The Second Story R could find yourself being a greater expertise because of its iconic characters, the newest entry within the sequence, Star Ocean: The Divine Drive, is a stable RPG and a significantly better sport than most of its predecessors, as I highlighted in my evaluate.
Star Ocean: The Second Story R launches on PC, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Swap on November 2nd worldwide.