Midgar Studio has announced their upcoming Japanese-style RPG, Edge of Eternity, will finally be hitting Early Access via Steam on December 5th.
The game was originally Kickstarted back in February 2015, raising $161,246 from 4,045 backers. The core gameplay is done, and the Early Access version with launch with the first 20 or so hours of content.
Updates will focus on pushing out new chapters as the Early Access period progresses. The developers would like to bring the game to PS4 and Xbox One at some point as well. You can check out the latest trailer above.
Here’s a rundown of the game:
In a world torn asunder, the people of Heryon wage a desperate war against a mysterious invader. As this conflict opposing magic and technology grows to cataclysmic proportions, a new threat emerges from the battlefield.
The Corrosion: the Archelite’s most cruel weapon, a terrible sickness that poisons the body, twists the limbs and warps the people into horrible, misshapen abominations.
Forlorn soldier in a gods-forsaken war, Daryon is ready to make the ultimate sacrifice for his country… Until the day he receives a letter from his sister. Their mother has contracted the fateful disease and they need him to find a cure.
On that day, Daryon will have to make a choice that will change his life and the fate of his world.
An Enthralling JRPG Adventure!
- Live a unique and grand tale of hope and sacrifice
- An epic soundtrack composed by industry legend Yasunori Mitsuda!
- A riveting story with numerous plot twists and heart-wrenching moments
Discover a Gorgeous World
- Explore the World of Heryon and unearth its most ancient secrets
- Discover an alien world and its unique environments
- Solve Quests in Multiple Ways – make your own choices and face their consequences
A Deep & Strategic Combat System
- Tactical Combat: establish clever tactics on the Nexus Grid to outwit your enemies!
- Use the environment: lure your enemies into devious traps, outsmart and outflank them to inflict massive damage!
- Endless Possibilities: craft your gear and inset it with powerful crystal to unlock unique combinations of skills and power-ups
A Cast of Charismatic Characters
- Meet a cast of larger-than-life companions, each with their own set of skills
- Watch them grow and evolve throughout the story, as you live through it yourself.
- Discover their dreams, their flaws, their hopes and their torments as you share many special moments with them