During the Nintendo Direct that aired today, it was revealed that Octopath Traveler will be released on July 13th, 2018 for Nintendo Switch.

The upcoming RPG from Square Enix will tell the story of eight characters that feature different traits that allow them to bring something different to the table for the player to have fun with.

Two new characters were announced, Tressa is a merchant who can use purchase in order to purchase items from almost all residents in the realm. Alfyn is the apothecary who can inquire to get the location of hidden items or even uncover people’s secrets.

A special edition was announced and will feature many physical items for players to get their hands on. A pop-up book introducing the characters, a map based on the in-game world, a replica coin and sound selection cd.

Published by Rhys Baldwin.