GAME ARTS CLASSIC RPG GRANDIA® III RELEASES ON PLAYSTATION® STORE FOR PLAYSTATION® 3
TOKYO, JAPAN - July 21, 2016 - Game Arts announced today that their prestigious JRPG, Grandia ® III, is now available on the PlayStation® Store within the PS2 Classics on PlayStation® 3 for $9.99. Originally released for the PlayStation® 2 on February 14, 2006, Grandia ® III is the fourth installment in the timeless Grandia ® series. This emotionally gripping, classic RPG embodies the full spirit of the Grandia ®series with its flair for epic adventures, dramatic storytelling, character growth, gorgeous scenery, engaging and strategic combat, and unique food system.
Grandia ® III's ambitious story sets players in the role of the adventurous Yuki, an aspiring pilot who encounters Alfina, a Communicator that is capable of speaking with sacred beasts known as "The Guardians." These Guardians are being hunted by an enigmatic, powerful antagonist who wishes to rid the world of their presence. Together, Yuki and Alfina journey to solve the mystery and, along the way, they are joined by a colorful cast of characters who will help them save the world.
- A wondrous world with vibrant fantasy locals to explore
- Unleash devastating attacks and magic in the ultimate action-battle system
- Team up with energetic characters to perform stunning Aerial Combo attacks
- Beautiful cinematic sequences, which are animated by hand without the use of motion capture
- Seamless transitions from field screen to exhilarating battles with extravagant animations
- Delightful music and soundtrack including the sensational theme song "In The Sky" performed by Japanese pop-rock artist Miz
About GAME ARTS Co., Ltd.
GAME ARTS Co., Ltd. was established in 1985 and has been in the industry for more than
30 years, and is one of the most prestigious development companies in Japan, famous for its products such as Role Playing Game "Grandia" series and "Lunar" series, Space Shooting Game "Sylpheed" series, and Robotic shooting game "Gungriffon" series. It is currently developing titles for next generation home consoles and portable devices as well as PC using the technologies and experiences gained through the development of those tittles including titles for platform holders and original ones. GAME ARTS Co., Ltd. is also a subsidiary company of GungHo Online Entertainment, Inc. For more information, please visit http://www.gamearts.com/.
(C) 1997, 1999, 2000 GAME ARTS. (C) 2005, 2006 GAME ARTS/SQUARE ENIX All Rights Reserved. Character illustration: YOU YOSINARI. GRANDIA is a registered trademark of GAME ARTS Co., Ltd. SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. Cooperation provided by Fontworks Japan, Inc.
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