Remake of Enchanting RPG Classic Secret of Mana Now Available
Published: February 17,
2018 | 07:23
REMAKE OF ENCHANTING RPG CLASSIC SECRET OF MANA NOW AVAILABLE
LOS ANGELES (Feb. 15, 2018) – SQUARE ENIX® invites players to discover the beloved magical adventures of Randi, Primm and Popoi in a brand-new remake of Secret of Mana® available today for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and digitally on the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system and STEAM®. Originally released in 1993, Secret of Mana is a full remake of the original title that brings the complete experience of the legendary adventure to modern audiences. The game includes local multiplayer for up to three friends, as well as new features:
Brand-New Presentation – Revamped visuals in high-definition 3D and additional voice-overs bring the characters to life in new and exciting ways, while retaining the charm and personality of their original appearances.
Rearranged Soundtrack – The game includes a newly arranged musical score, as well as the option to play with the classic soundtrack.
New Interlude Episodes– Building upon the charm of the original, new narrative scenes provide extra insight into this magical Mana-filled world.
Gameplay Adjustments – Play the definitive version of the classic game with new features to update the game for modern hardware, including shortcuts, autosave, improved AI controls and more.
Physical copies of the PlayStation®4 version are available exclusively at GameStop in the United States and EB Games in Canada, and at all participating retailers in Latin America. This title is rated E10+. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.
About Secret of Mana Originally released in 1993, Secret of Mana faithfully tells the story of Randi, Primm and Popoi as they battle a treacherous empire in order to reclaim the power of Mana and bring the world back to order. This new version brings brand-new high-definition 3D graphics, a rearranged soundtrack and voice-over to the beloved volume in the Mana series.
About Square Enix, Inc. Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 75 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 63 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
The Longest Five Minutes Available in North America
Published: February 14,
2018 | 05:45
THE LONGEST FIVE MINUTES
IS OUT NOW IN NORTH AMERICA!
Santa Ana, CA (February 13, 2018) – NIS America is very happy to announce that The Longest Five Minutes is available in North America for Nintendo Switch™ (physical and digital), PlayStation®Vita (digital) and Windows PC via Steam® (globally). The Longest Five Minutes is set to release in Europe on February 16, 2018.
About the Game: Originally developed by Nippon Ichi Software and SYUPRO-DX, The Longest Five Minutes will take you inside the mind of a hero during his final encounter with an epic and evil Demon King. As the story unfolds, the conversations you have with your party and the Demon King will unlock memories of the hero’s journey. The outcome of those memories will lead to the strengthening or weakening of your party in their final battle . About the Story: Our hero faces the origin of all evil, the Demon King himself, but suddenly loses all memories of his adventure.
His finishing moves, the name of his hometown, and even the reason he's trying to defeat the Demon King in the first place, are all gone. Our hero feels as though he's letting his allies down...
In the midst of battle, his allies’ words and the Demon King's taunts trigger flashbacks, bringing his memories back piece by piece. Our hero tries to regain his priceless memories before it's too late, but the Demon King stands before him, his power unyielding!
What will happen in The Longest Five Minutes!?
Key Features: Who am I? - Relive your memories and journey with your friends through a nostalgic RPG world!
Reexperience Your Past! - Remember your signature move? Know that spell? Flash Back has a unique power: Reexperience! Gain reexperience points the more memories you visit. Now, face the Demon King!
Let's Take a Break! - Choose from three mini-games: Super Chain Reaction, Haunted Run, or Slot Machine to get more reexperience points!
About NIS America In 2003, NIS America was established in Southern California to bring exciting, one-of-a-kind Japanese culture to North America. NIS America’s team members devote themselves to the fans. Their respect for their fans is at the heart of everything they do. As an established entertainment publisher in the U.S., NIS America is committed to continuous growth and improvement. NIS America is a subsidiary of Nippon IchiSoftware, Inc., a Japanese company famous for its unique line of strategy RPGs with titles such as Disgaea, Phantom Brave,and Makai Kingdom. In keeping with its mission, NIS America also publishes other popular Japanese games including the Danganronpaseries, Ys VIII: Lacrimosaof DANA, and Grand Kingdom.