Square Enix Announces Next RPG Epic, Project Setsuna, at E3 2015

"All-new" console RPG said to be an original IP; Release date target is 2016.


Publisher Square Enix is working on an "all-new" console RPG, in development at a newly announced studio, which the corporation expects will be released in 2016.

Yosuke Matsuda, the chief executive of Square Enix, closed the publisher's E3 2015 press conference with a sneak peak into the new game. Concept artwork can be found below.

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The game, given the working title Project Setsuna, was described as "all-new," with Matsuda emphasizing that it "will not be a spin-off." The release date is scheduled for 2016.

It is being developed at a new studio, known as Tokyo RPG Factory. Little else was said of the project.

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