During Square Enix’s digital showcase event, the publisher has announced the official name of Project Athia, and it’s “Forspoken” We also got a new gameplay video as well.
Introducing Forspoken, the new narrative-driven adventure set in a beautiful yet cruel world.
Play as Frey Holland, an ordinary young woman who must harness her magical abilities to survive in the fantastical yet dangerous land of Athia.
Developed by Luminous Productions for the PlayStation®5 system and PC, Forspoken will take players on a magical and perilous journey.
Here’s more info via the press release:
Frey takes center stage in Forspoken, exploring an unknown world and facing treacherous trials to unravel the mystery behind Athia. SQUARE ENIX also teased new Forspoken gameplay to give players a glimpse at the magical and perilous journey ahead.
Designed for the PlayStation®5 console (PS5™), Forspoken will harness the full power of the console and demonstrate Luminous Productions’ philosophy to provide a gaming experience like never before, fusing together the latest technology with creativity. The game is being developed simultaneously for the PS5™ and PC and is set for release in 2022.
According to Square Enix, Forspoken is due out this 2022 on PS5 and PC and is being developed by Luminous Productions