I was given a PS5 code from Rainmaker @Rainmaker @itsjustibs Publisher Square Enix @SquareEnix Developer Historia Inc.
This is released in the UK on 27/4/2023 and in the UK is priced at £39.99.
LIVE A LIVE was originally released for the super Famicom in Japan now its been revived and is in HD-2D visual style just like Octopath Traveler
- Seven unique heroes play in any order
- Prehistory – A tribesman comes of age in a world without words.
- Wild West – A wanderer with a bounty fights for hes life.
- Imperial China – Kung Fu master searches for a worthy successor.
- Twilight of EDO Japan – A shinobi undertakes an important secret mission.
- Present Day – A martial artist strives to become the strongest there ever was.
- The Near Future – A youth with psychic powers takes a stand against evil.
- The Distant Future – A newly built robot is swept up in a tragedy in space.
Characters that you play as are all unique and all have own moves and own look to them.
Bosses are cool all have own look and all have own attacks to deal with.
Enemies are cool as alot of variety to them and all have own look and own moves.
All chapters have own story and own vibe to them.
Skills are numerous and unique and fun to use.
Combat is easy to understand and not tons to level or tons to learn.
Worlds are fun to explore and all feel alive with own characters enemies and more.
Fun for all types of players as easy to pick up and play and not mega long chapters more bite size adventures good for those who don’t have alot of time.
No reason to replay the chapters after you finish them.
Chapters are not very long each one is a couple of hours would of liked them to be longer.
I GIVE THIS GAME A SCORE OF 8.5/10
Overall for £39.99, has a cool set of stories and skills are unique and fun with cool enemies, bosses and is a easy to pick up and play and good for all types and not mega long which is good for people who don’t have alot of time. However no reason to replay chapters after you finish them and only a couple of hours for each chapter would of like if chapters were longer.
PROS * Characters play as all unique look, moves. * Bosses cool look all have own attacks. * Enemies cool own look and moves. * All chapters own story and vibe to them. * Skills are unique and fun. * Combat easy, understand not tons to level or tons to learn. * Worlds fun to explore and feel alive. * Fun for all types of players as easy pick up and not mega long chapters bite size adventures.
CONS * No reason replay chapters after finish them. * Chapters not very long each one is a couple of hours would liked if longer.
Here is video footage from my videos of me playing this on my PS5 then uploading to my YouTube channel link below.