Today, during the Xbox & Bethesda Games Showcase livestream, Rabbit & Bear Studios revealed a new trailer o its upcoming JRPG Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes.
The trailer provides a look at gameplay on top of the announcement that the companion game Eyuden Chronicles: Rising will come in 2022.
You can check it out below.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes is coming in 2023 for PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and a possible next-gen Nintendo platform.
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes is an exciting new JRPG adventure published by 505 Games and developed by Rabbit & Bear Studios. Featuring a traditional 6-character battle system utilizing painstakingly created 2D sprites and gorgeous 3D backgrounds. Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes is a celebration of the JRPG genre readily associated with studio lead Yoshitaka Murayama (Suikoden I & II) and director Osamu Komuta. Eiyuden Chronicles is both a throwback to the classic JRPG games that have entertained millions and a modern, exciting tale of discovery and adventure featuring a cast of hundreds of fully realized characters.
With overwhelming support from the community, Eiyuden Chronicle became the #1 funded Kickstarter video game of 2020. Eiyuden Chronicle’s Kickstarter campaign was so successful that a companion game titled Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising will launch in 2022 to prepare our community for the story they will experience in Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes. We are excited to announce that Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes will be coming to Xbox Gamepass upon its launch in 2023.
For the sake of full disclosure, you should keep in mind that the author of this article is among the backers of the game.
If you’re curious about the other games showcased during Xbox’s stream, you can watch the full recording on-demand here.