Square Enix and developer Lancarse has announced the worldwide release date for their upcoming strategy RPG, The DioField Chronicle, and it is coming to the Nintendo Switch on 22nd September. Prospective purchasers will also be pleased to hear that a demo will be available on the eShop from 10th August giving you a chance to experience the first chapter of the game and your progress will be saved and naturally continue when you purchase the full game. Square Enix calls The DioField Chronicle a “new simulation RPG with cutting-edge graphics” and you can check out the trailer for the game here. Here’s what to expect:
- An All-New Simulation RPG from Square Enix – An all-new simulation RPG that chronicles an epic tale of war and honor. Features a unique world depicted using beautiful graphics that blends fantasy, medieval, and modern-day influences, and a deep, yet innovative real-time battle system.
- Deep, Strategic Real-Time Battles – The battles in this game are defined by swift assessment of battlefield conditions and issuing decisive orders that take advantage of your troops’ strengths and weaknesses to gain advantage over your foe. Make clever use of a variety of skills, classes (troop types), and equipment to attack the enemy and complete your mission.
- Realistic “Diorama”-Style Battle Scenes – The natural environment and cultures of the island of DioField combine with unique “diorama”-style textures to create a clear and beautiful visual aesthetic.