Fantasian, an acclaimed JRPG from the core creators of the Closing Fantasy sequence, looks like it is lastly ditching Apple Arcade exclusivity and coming to PC (and probably different platforms).
If you have not heard of Fantasian, that is most likely as a result of it has been unique to Apple Arcade because it launched again in 2021. That hasn’t stopped it from receiving largely glowing opinions from critics and gamers alike, but it surely undoubtedly hasn’t gotten the eye it possible would’ve if it had launched on different platforms.
Fortunately, the sport not too long ago cropped up on the Steam Database as “Fantasian Playtest”, and though it does not have a full product itemizing but, that is a fairly surefire signal that it is within the means of being ported to PC.
Fantasian was produced and written by Hironobu Sakaguchi and composed by Nobuo Uematsu, the veteran duo behind a lot of the Closing Fantasy sequence. Its story a couple of younger man who loses his reminiscence after being transported to an alternate universe is not precisely revolutionary within the JRPG house, however its progressive “Dimengeon” system for storing and saving random encounters to sort out at your leisure appears like a game-changer. It is also gotten excessive marks for its turn-based battling and environments, which should not be a shock contemplating developer Mistwalker’s pedigree.
Again in February, Sakaguchi teased his curiosity in bringing Fantasian to PC, however no onerous plans have been revealed. And whereas nothing’s been confirmed, that is undoubtedly the very best proof we’ve up to now that the sport is lastly being free of Apple Arcade jail.
Within the meantime, take a look at our picks for the greatest JRPGs to play in 2023.