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Star Ocean: First Departure (PSP)

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Description

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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Set Sail in a Sea of Stars... So Hai (338) 3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars3.43 Stars

The Press Says

Gaming Age Nov 18, 2008 A- 91
Worth Playing Nov 11, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
JeuxVideoPC.com Oct 24, 2008 17 out of 20 85
Game Shark Dec 12, 2008 B+ 83
Jeux Vidéo Network Oct 24, 2008 16 out of 20 80
HonestGamers Nov 30, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Gamer.nl Oct 30, 2008 7 out of 10 70
Legendra Nov 15, 2008 6 out of 10 60
GameSpot Nov 03, 2008 6 out of 10 60
Game Revolution Dec 16, 2008 C- 42

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