Today Idea Factory International announced the western release date of Compile Heart's JRPG Fairy Fencer F: Refrain Chord.
The latest chapter of the Fire Fencer F series will release in North America and Europe for PS5, PS4, and Nintendo Switch on April 25, 2023.
The announcement was accompanied by a trailer focusing on the opening cutscene of the game featuring the theme song "Notes of Faith" performed by Fleur's voice actress Yui Ishikawa.
You can watch it below.
The standard edition of the game, which will be available both physically and digitally, will be priced at $49.99, while a Limited Edition priced $99.99 will include the following:
- Game (with reversible cover sleeve)
- Steel Game Case
- Hardcover Art Book (Includes short story "The Fairyologist's Lazy Day Off")
- Fairy Fencer F: Refrain Chord Original Soundtrack
- Music Book
- Collector's Box
- Exclusive Trading Card
You can see what it looks like in the mockup below.
If you're unfamiliar with this JRPG, here's how the publisher officially describes its story.
"Long ago, the people were given knowledge by the Goddess, and civilization flourished.
They built towers stretching toward the heavens, and a weapon so powerful, they could pierce the gods themselves.
However, that civilization was decimated shortly after a violent conflict between the Goddess and the Vile God.
Ages have passed since then.
Our story begins with a young man named Fang who had become a Fencer,
a swordsman who has the ability to wield a special weapon imbued with a Fairy known as a Fury.
Along with his companions, Fang is on a journey to find the Furies, and resurrect the Goddess.
One day, he encounters a woman who can save people with her song,
and another who can brainwash people with her song.
Along with the mysterious power of the women who call themselves Muses, Fang's destiny begins to unfold..."