Octopath Traveler update out now (version 1.0.3)
Posted on 6 months ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 0 comments
Back in April, Square Enix announced that Octopath Traveler would be getting additional language support. That promise has been fulfilled today.
Version 1.0.3 for Octopath Traveler is now available. Once installed, Simplified and Traditional Chinese will be supported. No other changes or additions appear to have been made.
Octopath Traveler adding Simplified & Traditional Chinese language support on June 7
Posted on 7 months ago by Matt(@OnePunchMaz) in News, Switch | 0 comments
Octopath Traveler is getting a patch on June 7, Square Enix announced today. The purpose of this update will be to add support for both Simplified and Traditional Chinese text to the game. Currently, the game supports Japanese, English, German, French, Italian and Spanish text, with options for either Japanese or English voice acting.
[Nintendo Everything Podcast] – episode #24 – God Eater, Stage Builder
Posted on 7 months ago by Oni Dino(@Oni_Dino) in Podcast | 0 comments
Hello, my beautiful warp stars and pop stars! This week on NEP, we kick things off with info on our limited edition Switch console giveaway! We then talk about Octopath Traveler losing its Switch exclusivity and how this does not ruin your experience. We discuss the new mode Nintendo leaked themselves for Smash Ultimate and what else they may have in store. We talk God Eater 3, and Galen requests that we both imitate overly dramatic anime… Finally, Oni and Galen reveal their personal habits as we have a lengthy discussion on what gaming related media to display in your space.
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Octopath Traveler’s “Break, Boost and Beyond” concert to be held on July 28
Posted on 8 months ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News, Switch | 0 comments
In March, Square Enix announced the first live concert for Octopath Traveler in Japan. The company has now confirmed that the event will be held on July 28 at the Olympus Hall Hachioji in Tokyo. Those who are interested in attending can keep an eye on the game’s official website and Twitter account for ticket sales and other details.
The Octopath Traveler: Break, Boost and Beyond concert will feature music from the arrangement album Octopath Traveler: Break & Boost. Other brand-new arrangements made just for the concert will also be played.
Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent devs on how it came to be, when the project started, Switch differences, more
Square Enix had some significant news to share about Octopath Traveler last week. The game is getting a mobile prequel, and a new console title is also in development.
Following the announcement of Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent for iOS and Android, Famitsu managed to score one of the first interviews with Tomoya Asano and Yuki Yokoyama. Asano is responsible for planning / producing Octopath Traveler while Yokoyama is the mobile project’s producer and talks with partner developer Acquire as a mediator.
Octopath Traveler concert to be held in Japan
Posted on 8 months ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 0 comments
Today, Square Enix announced plans to host a concert for Octopath Traveler in Japan. The show will be held sometime this summer.
Aside from that information, further details have not yet been provided. We do have a new lovely piece of art accompanying the news, though – see above.
Square Enix now taking Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent early demo applications in Japan
Posted on 8 months ago by Devin(@Sonicb00m111) in Mobile, News | 0 comments
As previously reported, Square Enix is now taking applications to take part in the early demo of the recently announced Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent mobile game in Japan.
[Nintendo Everything Podcast] – episode #19 – Nintendo VR and Sonic: Full Body
Posted on 8 months ago by Oni Dino(@Oni_Dino) in Podcast | 0 comments
Hello, my Toy-cons and Joy-cons! This week on NEP, we discuss Nintendo Labo: VR Kit, images of Sonic from the upcoming film, Octopath Traveler for Mobile and much more. Oni is a bit jetlagged and Galen is a bit sleepy, so we talk a little crazy in this one… but we make it work!
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Octopath Traveler sells 1.5 million copies, new console game in the works
Posted on 9 months ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in News, Switch | 0 comments
Square Enix announced a new Octopath Traveler game for mobile earlier today. One reason why the company is interested in continuing the series is due to the success of the Switch game. Square Enix has revealed that Octopath Traveler has sold 1.5 million copies.
Octopath Traveler will also continue beyond the mobile title. Square Enix has confirmed that a new console game is in the works. Additionally, the company wrote on Twitter: “For those of you waiting for a new console game, we apologize, but we’ll need more time for production, so in the meantime we hope you’ll enjoy this.”
New Octopath Traveler project announced for iOS and Android
Posted on 9 months ago by Devin(@Sonicb00m111) in Mobile, News | 0 comments
Update: Full title of the new Octopath Traveler project on IOS and Android is “Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent”. An official Japanese website is now open, offering pre-registration for the game.
Original: In a surprise, sudden announcement, Square Enix has confirmed that a new Octopath Traveler project is in the works for iOS and Android — and even provided a first trailer.
While initial details are slim, the game is confirmed to remain single-player focused. However, some early translations are reporting that the mobile title is not a port of the Switch title. In fact, it sounds as if the game will feature proper stories for all 8 characters and more contend may be added after launch.
Additionally, the game is stated to take place before the events of Octopath Traveler on Switch, with movement resembling more of an “on rails” game with swipe motions for movement.
Interesting. According to the Famitsu interview, there are no MP elements and there aren't any plans to add them. At launch, the game will have a proper end point for all eight characters, but there will be more story added monthly after that.
Takes place before the events of OT
— Elliot #凛fam (@RyougaSaotome) March 8, 2019
The first trailer can be viewed below. More details will be updated as they are made known. Currently slated for a 2019 release.