Live a Live, unique RPG made its debut on Nintendo Switch in 2022 and is now scheduled for release on Steam, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4 on April 27, 2023! As a bonus, a free demo is now available for players to experience the beginning of three storylines in the game.
With its innovative and experimental gameplay, this RPG has become a fan favorite, standing out from other titles in the genre. Keep reading to discover more about this beloved game.
About Live a Live
Live A Live is a role-playing video game developed and published by Square (now Square Enix) for the Super Famicom (Super Nintendo Entertainment System) in Japan in 1994.
The game features seven different playable characters, each with their own unique story and gameplay mechanics, and takes place across various time periods and locations, including feudal Japan, the Wild West, and a futuristic sci-fi world.
The game is known for its innovative storytelling, diverse gameplay, and multiple endings, and has gained a cult following among fans of the RPG genre.
The seven different playable characters in Live A Live are:
- Oboro-Maru: A young ninja who must rescue his kidnapped master from an evil warlord in feudal Japan.
- Akira Tadokoro: A wrestler who enters a fighting tournament to save his mentor’s gym from being shut down in modern-day Tokyo.
- Oersted: A knight who turns against his kingdom and seeks revenge after being betrayed by his best friend in a medieval European setting.
- Masaru Takahara: A martial artist who investigates a series of disappearances in a martial arts dojo in China.
- Sundown Kid: A gunslinger who seeks revenge against a band of outlaws who killed his parents in the Wild West.
- Pogo: A robot who must navigate through a hazardous factory to save his fellow robots from being dismantled in a futuristic sci-fi world.
- Cube: A psychic boy who uncovers a conspiracy in a modern-day urban setting and must use his powers to stop it.
Each character has its own unique story and gameplay mechanics, making ‘Live A Live’ a very diverse and engaging RPG.
How to get Live a Live on PC and PlayStation?
Scheduled for release on April 27, 2023, this imaginative RPG can be preordered now for Steam, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4. PlayStation Plus members and Steam players who preorder the game will receive a 20% discount.
A playable demo of the game is now available for download on the PlayStation Store, and it will be available on Steam later today. Players can try out the beginning sections of three of the game’s eight stories, which include The Wild West, Twilight of Edo Japan, and The Distant Future. This demo is free of charge, so players can get a taste of the game before deciding to purchase it.