Scarlet Nexus it was introduced nine months ago during an Xbox event. This game is an action JRPG, which is played from a third person perspective. The team in charge of developing Scarlet Nexus It is made up of Keita Iizuka as producer of the game, while Kenji Anabuki is in charge of directing Bandai Namco’s new action JRPG. They are known to fans of Bandai Namco’s JRPGs, having worked on various projects in the franchise. Tales. Now the time has come to know the story, the characters, the release date and all the relevant information to Scarlet Nexus.
What does it mean Scarlet Nexus?
According to Keita Iizuka, the game’s producer, “Scarlet Nexus” – the game’s title – means “red connection” or “red bond.”. So, the images in which we see objects or people linked with red lines represent an important part of the game. The artist Masakazu Yamashiro combines, in the illustrations of Scarlet Nexus, organic life forms and mechanical elements. Thanks to this setting, the enemies of the game – known as “Others” – have a design that manages to create an ideal atmosphere for the story of the title.
What is the story of Scarlet Nexus?
The story of Scarlet Nexus takes place in the future, where a strange life form called “Others” has invaded Earth and poses a threat to humanity.. In the city of New Himuka, scientists have found a way to empower people with psychokinetic powers. They form a team of warriors, called “Other Suppression Force” or OSF, to defeat enemies called “Others.”
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What are the main characters of Scarlet Nexus?
During the second day of the Tokyo Game Show 2020 online fair, developer Bandai Namco shared a new trailer of Scarlet Nexus. This preview shows us Kasane Randall, the second main character in the history of Scarlet Nexus. Additionally, the video shows other minor characters from the game.
In the world of Scarlet Nexus, OSF forces are in charge of protecting citizens from enemies called ‘the Others’. However, we do not know the details of these enigmatic enemies. Meanwhile, what we have learned thanks to the new preview is the information about the characters that will accompany the protagonists of the game Kasane Randall Y Yuito sumeragi. The latter has a dedicated article, which explains in detail who he is.
Kasane Randall (seiyuu Asami Seto)
Kasane Randall is the other protagonist of the games. She possesses the super power of psychokinesis and is outgoing, rational, and indifferent to others. She is an elite soldier with an exceptional combat sense, who was trained by the OSF. Kasane has had the «dream of the red threads” for a long time. However, she doesn’t know what it means.
Tsugumi Nazar (Seiyuu Marika Kouno)
Tsugumi he is a soldier of the OSF, which possesses the power of clairvoyance. She is shy and flustered when engaging in conversation with someone else. However, despite her shyness, she is extremely competitive and never loses her composure during combat.
Gemma Garrison (seiyuu Ryota Takeuchi)
Gemma is a quiet OSF soldier, possessing the power of hardening. However, Gemma is getting old. So your brain does too and this directly affects your power. For this reason, Gemma’s appearance is older than other OSF members.
Luka Travers (seiyuu Chinatsu Akasaki)
Don’t be fooled by his appearance, as Luka is a brilliant OSF soldier. This soldier has the power of teleportation, which he combines with his great ability to analyze and make decisions quickly and calmly.
How is the gameplay of Scarlet Nexus?
Additional to the trailer of Scarlet NexusDuring one of Bandai Namco’s broadcasts on the second day of Tokyo Game Show 2020, the Japanese developer shared more videos showing some of the gameplay of Scarlet Nexus.
Thanks to the videos of Scarlet Nexus, we have been able to realize that its gameplay is quite particular, which consists of an attractive sword fight mixed with striking supernatural powers. Thus, some players already classify it as a quite promising hack and slash game. However, Bandai Namco has emphasized the fact that the game is essentially an RPG and not an action game.
What is the release date of Scarlet Nexus?
At the moment, Bandai Namco has not revealed the release date of Scarlet Nexus. Some distributors have a release date of December 31, 2021, but this date is likely not correct. However, seeing the latest information that Bandai Namco shared at TGS 2020 it would not be unreasonable to think that Scarlet Nexus will be released during the second half of 2021.
On what platforms will it be available Scarlet Nexus?
Scarlet Nexus It was formally introduced as an Xbox Series X / S game, but after this announcement Bandai Namco revealed that the game would be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and PC via Steam.
Actually, Scarlet Nexus is in development, without a specific release date, for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, and Xbox Series S / X.