One of the most impressive games on show tonight in Nintendo’s Direct was that of Square Enix’s Project Octopath Traveler. Don’t worry, that’s a working title.
The 2D-HD Effect
The visual style of the new adventure, now coined “2D-HD”, of course, evokes classic RPGs with a modern high-resolution approach. The effect is quite striking:
Luckily, you won’t have to wait until next year, its announced release date, to see it in action for yourself. That’s right, a demo is live on the Switch’s eShop right now.
It can be found in the “Coming Soon” section of the store. Need we say anymore?