RPG LIVE A LIVE is Coming to PC and PlayStation
Live A Live is an iconic RPG game that first made its debut on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) several decades ago. Despite its popularity in Japan, the game never saw an official release in the West. However, Square Enix has now made the game available to gamers worldwide via the Nintendo Switch platform.
This RPG has been highly praised for its engaging gameplay, well-written storyline, and unforgettable characters. Players get to experience the game from the perspective of various characters, each with their unique abilities and gameplay mechanics. From sci-fi to Western-themed chapters, Live A Live offers a diverse range of gameplay styles and settings that are sure to keep players entertained for hours.
Due to its popularity, Live A Live has been ported to several platforms over the years. In a recent announcement, it was revealed that the game would be coming to even more platforms, including the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC via Steam. This news has been met with excitement from fans who have been eagerly waiting for the game’s release on these platforms.
With the upcoming release, even more players will be able to experience this beloved classic and see for themselves why it’s considered one of the best RPGs of all time. The game’s captivating story, memorable characters, and unique gameplay mechanics make it a must-play for any RPG fan. So, mark your calendars for the release date and get ready to embark on an epic journey with Live A Live!
LIVE A LIVE will offer players the freedom to explore eight different stories with eight different characters, each set within different time periods spanning from a pre-historic era to the Wild West, and more. Each unique chapter will offer players a range of different gameplay mechanics to master, such as stealth, suspense and trap placement, all of which center around LIVE A LIVE’s turn based battle system. Players will also be able to tailor their gameplay adventure to their preference, the episodic story format gives players the freedom to complete each chapter from start to finish in any order they choose, or even play through a little of each chapter in parallel at the same time.
The highly anticipated HD-2D remake of Live A Live has been generating a lot of buzz among gamers recently. What’s more exciting is that the game’s original director, Takashi Tokita, is spearheading the production of the remake. Fans of the original game will be thrilled to hear that the remake will also feature a revamped version of the classic soundtrack, with supervision from the legendary composer, Yoko Shimomura.
Gamers will be able to get their hands on the HD-2D version of Live A Live on April 27, with both PC and other platforms available. If you can’t wait that long, there’s good news: a playable demo is now available on both platforms, giving you a sneak peek into the revamped game mechanics and updated graphics.
As someone who played the original game back in the day, I am personally very excited to give this HD-2D remake a try on PC. The updated visuals and audio, coupled with the nostalgic gameplay mechanics, promise to make for an unforgettable gaming experience. If you’re a fan of classic JRPGs or just looking for a new adventure, I highly recommend checking out the Live A Live HD-2D remake.