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Tactics Ogre: Reborn Officially Announced for PS5, PS4, Switch, and PC

Tactics Ogre: Reborn Officially Announced for PS5, PS4, Switch, and PC - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 04 August 2022 / 2,629 Views

Square Enix has announced Tactics Ogre: Reborn for the PlayStation 5PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. It will launch on November 11. 

The game will be available at retail and digitally for the PS5, PS4, and Switch, while the PC version will be a digital-only release.

A Digital Premium Edition includes the original soundtrack will be available for the PS5, PS4, and Switch. Pre-orders for the  digital standard edition includes three songs from the original soundtracks, while pre-orders for the Digital Deluxe Edition includes the Tactics Ogre (1995) digital mini soundtrack.

View the announcement trailer below:

Read details on the game below:

Tactics Ogre, crown jewel of the tactical role-playing genre, is reborn!

Based on the 2010 release, the game features improved graphics and sound, as well as updated game design, bringing to life a new Tactics Ogre that remains true to its roots.

Key Features:

  • A tactical role-playing game depicting the struggle for control of the Valerian Isles.
  • Your choices affect how the story unfolds, and even how it ends, with a game system that allows for multiple paths through the game and multiple endings. The story takes place through the eyes of a young man named Denam. The decisions he makes will alter the fate of those around him, and shift the course of Valeria’s history.
  • Fight pitched tactical battles on three-dimensional battlefields. The completely revamped AI enables enemies to adapt their tactics to the situation, providing a battle system that always keeps you thinking and never grows old.
  • The class-wide level management system used in Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together (2010) has changed to a unit-by-unit level system. Theorycraft your way through endless combinations of classes, equipment, skills, and magic.
  • Enjoy numerous playability improvements, such as a quicker pace of battle, auto save, and a complete overhaul to the controls and UI to make it easier to get into the game than ever.
  • The unparalleled details of the characters and backgrounds from the original Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together (1995) have been painstakingly recreated in high definition.
  • The cutscenes are fully voiced in English and Japanese, and all of the music has been rerecorded with live performances! The voices bring new life to the complex motivations of the characters that make up the factions and shifting political alliances of this epic story.
  • When you advance far enough in the game you’ll unlock the World Tarot, enabling you to travel back in the story with the power of your forces intact; an incredibly useful feature in a game where your choices have such a huge impact on how the story unfolds. If you wonder what a different choice would have led to, now you can find out!
  • Traveling back isn’t limited to the story; the Chariot Tarot lets you rewind up to a certain number of moves during battle. In a game of tactical battles where a single mistake can mean the difference between victory and defeat, you can play without worrying that you’ll back yourself into a corner.
  • Enjoy a wealth of endgame content such as the 100-level Palace of the Dead.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012 and taking over the hardware estimates in 2017. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel. You can contact the author on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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Imaginedvl (on 04 August 2022)

This is probably one of the best news for me this year.

This game is probably the best tactics game out there and it looks like they changed a few things; in the original (PSP) version you were "leveling" classes and in this version, it is now per character; I like that a lot.
This is WAY better than Final Fantasy Tactics (maybe the DS A2 one is on par...) but if you like Tactics games and you thought Final Fantasy Tactics is good, try this one.

My wish with the Play Station Plus was to be able to play the PSP Ogre game remotely but this 10 times better. Now the question is... Switch or PS5 version... Hum... Being able to play this gem on the go is really nice.

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Captain_Yuri (on 04 August 2022)

Another one from the Nvidia Leak

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Jumpin (on 04 August 2022)

Woo! I was hoping this one would come to Switch. Looks like I’ll be getting it after all.

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method114 (on 04 August 2022)

So is Sqaure just done with Xbox now?

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halil23 method114 (on 05 August 2022)

I wish that's true...

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Imaginedvl halil23 (4 days ago)

Why would you wish that lol?

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halil23 Imaginedvl (4 days ago)

Research on the corruption that is micro$oft and especially evil gates!
But seeing as you're an xbot guy doubt you'll bother...

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Imaginedvl halil23 (4 days ago)

Wow okay

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padib (on 05 August 2022)

Amazing, will buy it as a gift for my bro ^_^

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SanAndreasX (on 04 August 2022)

It was awesome to finally see this confirmed. I actually found out it was getting a Multiplatform release from Yasumi Matsuno's Facebook page (he added me as a friend.)

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