When Fantasian, a phenomenal RPG from Remaining Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi, first debuted on Apple Arcade, it wasn’t precisely the total recreation. As an alternative, it has been described as the primary a part of an extended story. Now that story is nearly nearing its conclusion: Half Two of Fantasian will likely be launched this Friday, August thirteenth, as a part of Arcade’s weekly replace.
In line with developer Mistwalker, the second half affords “somewhere between 40 and 60 hours for players to experience”. It additionally options 50 new handcrafted views to discover, together with 34 new songs by well-known composer Nobuo Uematsu. (His work on the sport can also be presently streamed on Apple Music.)
In a press release, Sakaguchi stated:
The discharge of Half 2 of Fantasian marks the conclusion of the saga. It was fairly surprising that it was roughly twice the quantity of Half 1 and was extra quest pushed, giving gamers the chance to get around the globe at their very own tempo. Boss encounters are much more distinctive than earlier than. On behalf of the entire growth crew members, diorama artisans and musical expertise, together with Uematsu-san – I believe we are able to safely say we left nothing on the desk. Now we have fastidiously crafted the expertise to maintain the “warmth” of the dioramas with nice consideration to element. I encourage everybody to expertise this mysterious “emotional” vitality that’s on the coronary heart of Fantasian.
Along with the massive replace from Fantasian, Apple’s recreation service may also get a model new recreation referred to as Wurdweb on Friday. It’s described as a “relaxing word puzzle game” and was developed collectively by Aran Koning (a part of the Sokpop collective) and Adriaan de Jongh (recognized for his work on hidden people).