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  VALKYRIE PROFILE RETURNS TO STAR OCEAN: ANAMNESIS
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04/23/2019
 


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LOS ANGELES (Apr. 23, 2019) – Back by popular demand, the classic role-playing game VALKYRIE PROFILE® returns to the SQUARE ENIX® hit mobile game STAR OCEAN®: ANAMNESIS™ with its second official limited-time collaboration event. Starting today and through June 3, fans may add both new and returning VALKYRIE PROFILE characters to their collections, enjoy bonus login rewards, collect new weapons and challenge special events.

 

Details of the limited-time collaboration in STAR OCEAN: ANAMNESIS include:

  • New Original Character Illustrations – Exclusively for this collaboration, renowned artist Akira “AKIMAN” Yasuda, famous for his work in STAR OCEAN: Integrity and Faithlessness and the STREET FIGHTER series, has created new illustrations for Azure Lenneth and two additional characters, Lezard and Mystina, which can be viewed in-game. Koh Yoshinari, one of the original character designers on VALKYRIE PROFILE, has also contributed new illustrations for Freya and two additional characters, Hrist and Arngrim, exclusively for this collaboration.

Azure Lenneth (artwork by AKIMAN), Freya (artwork by Koh Yoshinari)
  • New Banner Characters – Fans have the chance to add Azure Lenneth (5-star Ace Sharpshooter) and Freya (5-star Ace Invoker) to their collections through a limited-time banner. Additional new characters, including Hrist (5-star Ace Defender), Arngrim (5-star Ace Attacker), Lezard (5-star Ace Invoker) and Mystina (5-star Ace Invoker), will be available through additional limited-time banners later during the collaboration period.
  • Returning Banner Characters - Lenneth (5-star Ace Attacker) and Silmeria (5-star Ace Sharpshooter) are back through a limited-time banner, and may also be Awakened for the first time, enabling players to make them stronger than ever before. Players can collect Awakening materials through Deep Space Explorations and limited-time event achievements.
  • The Purged Wizard Event – Seek additional rewards by completing the limited-time “The Purged Wizard” event. The first part of this event is now available, with two additional parts to be released during the collaboration period. By participating in this event, players can earn Magic Crystals, which can be used to pull from a limited-time Box Draw to obtain rewards, such as 5-star Character Tickets, 5-Star Weapon Tickets, L. Limit Breakers and more.
  • Blood Valkyrie Event – The formidable Blood Valkyrie is accepting challengers now throughout the collaboration period. Players can earn Blood Valkyrie Coins from this exclusive boss, which can be exchanged for rare items, including Weapons, a 5-Star Weapon Ticket, L. Limit Breaker and Barrier Blaster, in the Item Exchange.
  • Login Bonuses – All players can receive generous rewards, including a 5-star Character Ticket, 5-star Weapon Ticket, Limit Breakers and more, by logging in daily.
  • New Weapons – Players can add exclusive weapons, including Divine Elven Bow, Ether Laser and Dainsleif weapons to their collections through a limited-time banner.

STAR OCEAN: ANAMNESIS is an all-new chapter in the STAR OCEAN saga and is now available on the App Store®, Google Play™ and the Amazon Appstore for free download with in-app purchases. For the latest assets, please visit the press site at press.na.square-enix.com.

 

About Square Enix, Inc.

Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal™. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 144 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 78 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 74 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

 

More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at https://square-enix-games.com.

 

STAR OCEAN: ANAMNESIS © 2016-2019 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved. Developed by tri-Ace Inc.

ANAMNESIS, STAR OCEAN, the STAR OCEAN logo, VALKYRIE PROFILE, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, EIDOS, EIDOS MONTREAL, FINAL FANTASY, SPACE INVADERS, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, TAITO and TOMB RAIDER are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Square Enix group of companies. App Store is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

 

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CONTACT (Press Only)

Rachel Mascetti

Square Enix, Inc.

(310) 321-6113

[email protected]