French developer Kobojo today announced details for Zodiac, a 2D persistent online role-playing game (RPG) developed in conjunction with creative minds from the smash-hit Final Fantasy franchise. The game is being unveiled to the public for the first time this week on PlayStation® Vita at the Tokyo Game Show.
The multi-platform RPG, is being created by a renowned global team stretching from France to Scotland to Tokyo, including well known ex-Final Fantasy developers such as composer Hitoshi Sakimoto and scenario writer Kazushige Nojima, who combined have written, scored many of the most iconic RPGs of all time, including Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy Tactics, Final Fantasy X, Final Fantasy X-2, Final Fantasy XII, Final Fantasy XV and the Kingdom Hearts series. All audio and sound effects are being created by Basiscape who are renowned for their work on RPG’s such as Dragon’s Crown, Muramasa: the Demon Blade and Valkyria Chronicles.
Zodiac is being developed at Kobojo’s new studio in Dundee, Scotland and is set to be released in 2015.