Kobojo has reduced the price of premium mobile JRPG Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey. The unique fantasy title was released in early November for $8.99. With the price drop, Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey can be purchased from the App Store for $4.99.[caption id="attachment_51393" align="aligncenter" width="440"] Kobojo[/caption]
The game has significant contributions from Final Fantasy talent writer Kazushige Nojima and composer Hitoshi Sakimoto. Art direction was also contributed to by renowned artist Hideo Minaba's game design and production company CyDesignatio, Inc. Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey delivers a classic JRPG experience on a mobile device, which our review gave a 7.5/10.
The first chapter of Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey introduces players to the unique world of Orcanon. They'll also meet the protagonist Cael, a soldier with a mysterious past soon to be discovered and his flying mount called a Flyon. All four of Cael's party members will be introduced to the game as well.
This initial purchase will get players the first episode of the game. Those that purchased the game before December 3rd for the higher price aren't out of luck though. If you purchased the game for $8.99 then you will receive access to all future episodes.[caption id="attachment_64662" align="aligncenter" width="440"] Kobojo[/caption]
Future episodes will be released at a later date. These new episodes will bring new worlds, characters and quests for players to enjoy. It's expected that future episodes with new content will be released for $4.99 as well.
A season pass may also be in the works for gamers that are interested in getting all episodes for Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey. This option is expected to be available in 2016. The season pass would be accessed as an in-app purchase.
In the first chapter of the game things are just getting started. Cael is learning about his past, the leader of the Hyum nation is being replaced and attacks from an enemy have left many people angered and in peril. Now with the price reduction it will be more accessible for players to continue Cael's story and find out what happens next.
Good news for those interested in trying out Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey as the price has been cut in half. Those interested in downloading the game can get the first episode for $4.99 from the App Store now. If you prefer to look forward to the game on PC, it has been Greenlit there and will be coming to the platform in the future. There are also plans to bring the JRPG title to Android and Playstation devices as well.
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