Ten Minutes Of Shining Ark Gameplay Show Off Sega’s New RPG


Shining Ark is slated for release on the PSP this week, and 4Gamer have ten minutes of video from the RPG to show. Starring characters like Fried and Panis, Shining Ark has a battle system reminiscent of Valkyria Chronicles and Final Fantasy X. Take a look at the footage below:



Shining Ark also has time-sensitive events that only activate at certain times of the day. You can also partake in non-battle activities such as fishing, growing crops and earning stamps via completing quests or doing good deeds. These can then be exchanged for rewards within the game.


Shining Ark will be released on February 28th in Japan.

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