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Star Ocean: First Departure (PSP)

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Star Ocean: First Departure is an enhanced remake of the original Super Famicom game, Star Ocean, which was never released in North America. Developed as part of a plan to re-release the first two Star Ocean games for the Sony PSP.

Featuring more-detailed sprites, 3D landscapes, several anime cinematics, updated voice acting, new playable characters, and an official English translation. Even with all this new content, the game still manages to fit on a single UMD disc.

The story is essentially the same, and characters are able to train various skills and crafting professions, like in the original game. The new anime cut scenes can also be viewed from the title screen, once the player has seen them in-game.

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The Press Says

4Players.de Nov 10, 2008 85 out of 100 85
The Review Busters 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
RPGFan Dec 08, 2008 82 out of 100 82
Jeux Vidéo Network Oct 24, 2008 16 out of 20 80
GameZone Oct 31, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Gamer 2.0 Nov 05, 2008 7.1 out of 10 71
Gamervision Nov, 2008 7 out of 10 70
GameDaily Nov 14, 2008 6 out of 10 60
GameSpot Nov 03, 2008 6 out of 10 60
Gaming Nexus Jan 07, 2009 C 50

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Doppelgamer (270) added Star Ocean: First Departure (PSP) on Dec 05, 2008