By Patrick Aguda / June 14th, 2016
XSEED Games has released new details for one of Marvelous’ upcoming games, Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star.
This title will take place in the same worlds as Fate/EXTRA and Fate/EXTRA CCC. It will feature multiple characters from several different titles in the Fate universe. These titles include Fate/Grand Order, Fate/Apocrypha, Fate/EXTRA and the original visual novel Fate/stay night.
Characters that are known to be in this game include Artoria Pendragon (Saber), Gilgamesh (Archer), Jeanne d’Arc (Ruler), Nero Claudius (Saber Red) and many more.
You can check out some of the character designs below:
Unlike the previous games that took place in the EXTRA universe, Fate/EXTELLA is going to be an action game. It will feature high speed combat and will pit the player against the enemy and their army. Servants will have the ability to transform during battle.
The story of the game will be told from different independent perspectives and focuses on the three heroine servants. The story of the game will be penned by Kinoko Nasu. Kinoko Nasu is the original creator of Fate/stay night and was the scenario writer for Fate/EXTRA.
Along with these details XSEED Games also released some screenshots for the game. You can check them out below:
If you would like to know more about the game, please check out the full fact sheet below.
Title: Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star
Publisher: XSEED Games
Platform: PlayStation 4/PSVita
Release Date: TBD
Players: 1 player
The Moon Cell Automaton is a spiritron computer, which exists on the moon and has the power to grant any wish. All across the spiritron-constructed virtual world, SE.RA.PH., Servants and the Masters who control them fight for the right to be the Moon Cell Automaton’s one owner in a ceremonial conflict known as the Holy Grail War.
Now, the Servant Nero Claudius and her Master have won the Holy Grail War and have obtained the universal wishing mechanism, the Holy Grail.
They also obtained the Regalia, a ring that proves their kingship. With it, they rule over their once-enemy Servants and start a new beginning on the moon’s new world.
But a new enemy has appeared before them. And this enemy has something that shouldn’t exist: another Regalia.
Fate Heads for a New Stage!
The famous Fate series now strikes a path to a new stage with the newest title, Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star. Many fan-favorite characters, including the ancient Heroic Spirits (Servants) summoned by the Holy Grail, make their appearances, with the series being reborn as a high-speed combat-oriented title in which players face off against the enemy and their army in exciting large-scale action scenes. Players can also take some time to enjoy the deep storyline the Fate series is known for.
A Variety of Fate Universes Collide
Not just Fate/EXTRA Servants, but characters from Fate/stay night, Fate/Apocrypha, Fate/Grand Order and other Fate continuities make their appearances here. Players can enjoy the action with the original Japanese voice-overs and English subtitles.
A Brand-New Story from Acclaimed Series Author, Nasu Kinoko
As the original creator of Fate/stay night and the scenario writer of Fate/EXTRA, Nasu Kinoko has created a completely new scenario for Fate/EXTELLA, evolving his highly celebrated universe and characters.
A Large Story Told from Different Perspectives
The story is told from the independent perspectives of three heroine Servants, augmented by various side stories that help supplement the main storyline.
A New Way to Battle
As the first action game in the Fate series, players will finally be able to control a Servant and perform various moves, including a powerful form change ability to transform Servants. Engage in intense battles on the ground or in mid-air to annihilate the enemy forces!
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