Astria Ascending Launching in September
Publisher Dear Villagers and developer Artisan Studios announced that turn-based RPG Astria Ascending will launch on September 30, 2021. The game will be available for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch. It will be included as part of the Xbox Game Pass subscription.
Astria Ascending puts players in control of the Demigods, a group of eight heroes tasked with saving the world from chaos. The game takes players across five cities and twenty-five dungeons for an estimated thirty hours of gameplay. The game is a reimagining of Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey, which was released for iOS in 2015. It features contributions from a number of Final Fantasy series veterans, including a narrative from Kazushige Nojima, art from Akihiko Yoshida and Hideo Minaba, and music from Hitoshi Sakimoto.