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Square Enix Registers Occult Maiden And Star Ocean Trademarks

By Spencer . June 18, 2013 . 11:28pm

Since Square Enix went all Koihime Musou with Sangokushi Rumble we’re wondering what Occult Maiden will turn out to be. The publisher also registered Star Ocean again.

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Why Was Star Ocean: The Last Hope On Xbox 360 First?

By Spencer . February 10, 2010 . 9:58am

As of last week, Star Ocean: The Last Hope is a multi-platform game. However, it took a year for the PlayStation 3 version to come out. How come?

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There Are “No Plans” For A Star Ocean: The Last Hope Director’s Cut

By Spencer . February 5, 2010 . 2:12am

Star Ocean 3 got a director’s cut, so will Star Ocean: The Last Hope get one too? A fan brought that question to Yoshinori Yamagishi, the game’s producer.

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Star Ocean: The Last Hope International Has Extra Characters

By Spencer . December 13, 2009 . 9:35am

Star Ocean: The Last Hope International has more than Japanese voices and anime portraits. Square Enix’s European newsletter slipped news that the PlayStation 3 port has “additional characters.”

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Anime Portraits Restored In Star Ocean: The Last Hope International?

By Spencer . September 18, 2009 . 8:12am

Square Enix didn’t highlight the anime art as one of the features, but a battle screenshot with anime portraits was also included with the Japanese announcement.

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Star Ocean: The Last Hope International Going International

By Spencer . September 16, 2009 . 12:23pm

Don’t worry about importing Star Ocean: The Last Hope International. Square Enix plans to release the PlayStation 3 version domestically.

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Star Ocean: The Last Hope International Is Extremely Import Friendly

By Spencer . September 15, 2009 . 12:15am

Square Enix is raising the bar for their “international” editions, which usually have English voice acting and Japanese subtitles. Star Ocean: The Last Hope International also includes English subtitles.

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Star Ocean And Nier Replicant Are "New Titles For PlayStation 3"

By Spencer . September 14, 2009 . 11:55pm

Star Ocean: The Last Hope International, which is Star Ocean: The Last Hope with Japanese and English voice acting is slated for release in Japan on February 4, 2010.

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Hope For Star Ocean: The Last Hope On PS3?

By Spencer . July 27, 2009 . 5:37pm

Square Enix’s first retail PlayStation 3 game might be Star Ocean: The Last Hope. Nothing official, but Gamefly has a listing for said title.

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Star Ocean: Blue Sphere Remake Gets Mobile Remake

By Spencer . May 28, 2009 . 5:39pm

Star Ocean: Blue Sphere heads to mobile phones in a few days. With this release the slew of Star Ocean remakes should be over. Enix originally released Star Ocean: Blue Sphere for Game Boy Color and it is the only Star Ocean game not in North America.

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Only Europe Gets A Star Ocean: The Last Hope Collector’s Edition

By Spencer . May 26, 2009 . 6:01am

While we’re finished sailing through the galaxy, Europe still doesn’t have Star Ocean: The Last Hope. PAL territories won’t see the game in stores until June 5, but they get two versions of it.

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Who Is Star Ocean’s Welch Vineyard?

By Jenni . February 16, 2009 . 3:52pm

While all the Star Ocean games take place in the same universe and timeline, there’s another factor that ties them together. A single character known as Welch Vineyard. This unique individual, whose race and age is unknown, has now made in an appearance in every Star Ocean game, thanks to the recent PSP remakes.   […]

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Different Region, Different Star Ocean: The Last Hope Interface

By Spencer . February 6, 2009 . 4:31pm

An embargo just lifted for a bunch of Star Ocean: The Last Hope media. I gave it glance and didn’t notice anything special. Pesmerga00 who has been following the game very closely did (thanks for the tip!!). It’s subtle, but it appears Square Enix is erasing anything anime in the English release of Star Ocean: […]

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Let’s Ride The Star Ocean Escalator

By Spencer . February 5, 2009 . 11:35pm

Star Ocean may not be Dragon Quest or Final Fantasy, but it is an established Square Enix franchise. Microsoft seems content about that and are giving Star Ocean: The Last Hope a big marketing push.   Causeway Bay is one of Hong Kong’s busiest and most crowded shopping districts. Before metro passengers hit the stores […]

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Battles Of Star Ocean: The Last Hope

By Spencer . February 3, 2009 . 3:12am

Fights in Star Ocean: The Last Hope, much like Star Ocean: Till the End of Time, are frantic. One minute you’re throwing black holes and blasting enemies with bullets and in the next you’re slicing them with a laser scythe. Let’s hope the computer controlled party members can keep up with the action with intelligent […]