Famed game producer Hironobu Sakaguchi of Mistwalker game studio, along with feelplus Inc. and Microsoft Game Studios, leads a staff of gaming masters to
bring a truly next-generation role-playing experience to Xbox 360 in "Lost
"Lost Odyssey" is the story of Kaim, an immortal character who has lived more
than 1,000 years and doesn't remember his past and doesn't know where his future
lies. Throughout Kaim's journey, a handful of characters will join him on an
odyssey to discover their intricate past and destiny, leading players through a
dramatic story of massive scale. "Lost Odyssey" will feature breathtaking
visuals and an epic adventure made possible only by the power of Xbox 360.
Engaging and unparalleled emotional story. With story sequences penned by
award-winning Japanese novelist Kiyoshi Shigematsu in cooperation with producer
Hironobu Sakaguchi, "Lost Odyssey" sets a new benchmark for the RPG genre with a
combination of true-to-life cinematics and the story of an immortal man who has
been suffering in many ways for 1,000 years. Players will witness Kaim's life as
he lives through many generations, becomes part of numerous families, falls in
and out of love, and confronts all of the conflicts that arise. Kaim's struggles
are set in a world that is on the verge of a "mystical industrial revolution,"
where mankind has attained dark powers.
Innovative RPG gameplay features. "Lost Odyssey" blends massively multiplayer
online role-playing game (MMORPG) elements into the game's traditional RPG
system, enabling players to make strategic decisions for a more immersive and
deep gameplay experience.
Massive scope and engrossing environments. The massively scoped worlds,
memorable characters and epic story line of "Lost Odyssey" play out like an
intense and unsettling blockbuster action film. Heading up the artistic demands
of the title is famed Japanese comic artist Takehiko Inoue; renowned composer
Nobuo Uematsu has been recruited to create a contemporary soundtrack.
Realistic graphics in next-generation gaming. Powered by Unreal Engine 3
technology, "Lost Odyssey" boasts stunning visual fidelity and rendering
quality. The Unreal Engine 3 technology pushes high-definition visual designs to
a higher level and brings out the smallest details in the largest battles.
Gamers will experience a rich dynamic world with an unprecedented level of
detail. Users can experience the true-to-life gameplay and facial expressions of
emotionally distressed characters in the world of "Lost Odyssey."