Announced during a Nintendo Direct show in September after a heavy rumor of its existence, Octopath Traveler II will be coming to Switch in early 2023. In a recent interview FamitsuDeveloped by Square Enix, developer Square Enix sat down to discuss how the process is going with the game and we’re happy to see that February 24, 2023 The release date seems very likely.
In part of the conversation (translated by noisy pixels), the studio confirms that Octopath Traveler II is currently 90% of the development path, urging fans to wait a little longer before revealing more information about the upcoming HD-2D JRPG.
“We are happy to finally announce to everyone that development of Octopath Traveler II is 90% complete. We are currently in the last phase, so we ask that you wait a bit. Stay tuned for more information coming in later.”
Square Enix recently shared 20 minutes of Octopath Traveler II footage at this year’s Tokyo Game Show, so it’s clear that the game is already on the way.
After fully enjoying the game’s predecessor – as seen in our glowing 9/10 review – we couldn’t be more excited to see what Enix was about to sequel to. Looking at the game footage and the trailer, it seems bewitching.
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