Tag Archives: Bravely Default
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 | 12:02 GMT
Celebrated Square Enix character designer Akihiko Yoshida has left the company. His farewell address can be found within the art book for his most-recent project Bravely Default: For the Sequel.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 17:50 GMT
A sequel to Bravely Default is in development for 3DS, per an announcement in this week’s Jump magazine. Called Bravely Second, the title is also the name of a gameplay mechanic in Bravely Default: For the Sequel which will be released in North America next year. A release date for Bravely Second has not been announced, and if you head over to Siliconera, you can look over the Jump scan which features the character Magnolia.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 15:23 GMT
Bravely Default launches across Europe December 6 as digital download from Nintendo eShop or at retail as either a standalone packaged version and as part of the Bravely Default Deluxe Collector’s Edition. Today, Square Enix has released the launch trailer for it and you can watch it below. Bravely Default: For the Sequel lands during Q1 2014 in North America.
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 10:50 GMT
Nintendo has published its weekly list of eShop downloads for 2DS, 3DS and Wii U. Square’s Bravely Default and Warner’s oft-delayed romp Scribblenauts Unlimited lead this week’s offering.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 | 19:00 GMT
Nintendo hosted a Nintendo Direct session today to discuss new details and information about previously announced Nintendo 3DS software launching through early 2014.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 14:07 GMT
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 03:54 GMT
Hidden deep within the bowels of Nintendo’s financial reports today was that tidbit that the previously announced Bravely Default: Flying Fairy is due sometime between January and March next year. The game’s North American release will be based on the upcoming Japanese revision of Bravely Default, Bravely Default: For the Sequel, which contains a large number of minor and not so minor improvements.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 13:07 BST
Bravely Default, the upcoming J-RPG for Nintendo 3DS, is getting a Deluxe Collector’s Edition in Europe. It comes complete with the game, Agnès figurine, deluxe art book, 34 AR cards, and the original soundtrack on CD, all packaged within a game-themed box. It’ll be available from ShopTo.
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 | 08:00 BST
Nintendo kicked off its latest Nintendo Direct session with president Satoru Iwata announcing a delay for Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 17:00 BST
Bravely Default will be released in Europe by the end of 2013, via an enhanced edition for 3DS. Basically it’s For The Sequel, which is what it’s called in Japan. It includes improvements to the original game including graphical polish, animated characters during conversations, an improved user interface, and three new difficulty levels and the ability to adjust enemy encounter rates. Players can choose between the Japanese or the new English audio tracks, while any on-screen text can also be displayed in French, Italian, German or Spanish. An English voice trailer is below.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 14:11 BST
Bravely Default: For the Sequel has been announced in the latest issue of Weekly Jump. While not a direct sequel, the game contains additions to the original, Bravely Default: Flying Fairy game. According to the translation posted by Gematsu, the more souped-up edition contains reformed controls, quad-speed mode, and an auto-battle mode with three save points and selectable difficulty. The game can also use data saved from the original game. The game’s release is to help drum up interest for a true sequel, according to the scan translation. Bravely Default: For the Sequel will launch on December 5 in Japan for ¥4,990 retail and ¥2,900 as a digital download.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 18:32 GMT
Square Enix is teasing a western release for Bravely Default: Flying Fairy. According to a tweet from the title’s Twitter account, translated by Kotaku: “The voices from those folks aboard are definitely getting through!” Back in January, producer Tomoya Asano said he was preparing things he wanted “everyone to look forward to,” so, here’s hoping we’ll hear more soon.
Sat, Jan 26, 2013 | 19:36 GMT
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy has shipped 300,000 copies in Japan since its October release, according to producer Tomoya Asano. Speaking with 4Gamer in an interview, Asano revealed the figures, stating that by the end of the month, he believes sales of the game will equal the numbers shipped. He also said that “from this year to about next year, I’m thinking there are a lot of things that I want to prepare for everyone to look forward to,” so to keep an eye on the game’s Twitter account. Does this mean the game may be heading west, or is there a sequel in the works? Just do what the man says and stay glued to that Twitter account. Thanks, Gematsu.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 21:07 BST
A Bravely Default title for PC called Bravely Default: Praying Brage is in the works and takes place 200 years after the events in Flying Fairy.
Tue, Sep 25, 2012 | 19:09 BST
Thu, Sep 20, 2012 | 20:50 BST
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy has some lovely screenshots floating around the Internet, and while we weren’t handed the shots by Square ourselves, D’toid has all 12 posted. The title is only being shown through a video at Square’s booth at TGS this year, and so far, it’s still a Japan-only 3DS title for the time being. We can still hold out hope. We’ve heard nothing on the matter though, so hope is all we have for now. Go make yourself happy through the link.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 13:42 BST
Square-Enix has disclosed its full TGS lineup. Check out the list of games on show during its “Megatheater” presentation reel below, including Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, which Square-Enix publishes in Japan.
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 | 06:31 BST
In case one baffling moon-language taster wasn’t enough for you, Square Enix will release a new Bravely Default demo this week. The new sampling includes five jobs – the Knight, Red Mage, Mystic Knight, Freelancer and Super Star – and according to Andriasang will allow you to try some customisation, like job changing, too. The AR-heavy 3DS RPG hits Japan on October 11 but has not been confirmed for release in other territories.
Thu, Jul 05, 2012 | 17:53 BST
Bravely Default: Flying Fairy producer Tomoya Asano has said the 3DS game will only contain one save file, due to a wireless feature which makes system saves unnecessary. Asano also detailed the game a bit more through various tweets Andriasang has translated. These details are: random encounters; a fourth unidentified male character who is a favorite of scenario writer Naotaka Hayashi; the Bravely Default part of the title will be revealed after clearing the game; graphics are based off the character’s job with special accessories and equipment shown; and finally, most of the game events have voices, while the main characters talk the most. Bravely Default releases in Japan on October 11.
Thu, May 03, 2012 | 02:43 BST
Square Enix’s new 3DS RPG will include a class system similar to Final Fantasy V’s.