Azure Saga: Pathfinder is an upcoming JRPG for iOS that previously released on PC and Nintendo Switch
Set to arrive on September 23rd
Azure Saga: Pathfinder is a JRPG that initially launched over on Steam in 2018 and Nintendo Switch eShop last year. It has now been revealed that it will also be heading for iOS on September 23rd as a premium title. It wasn't widely discussed by critics at the time but the Steam user reviews have been very positive since release.
The game plays out from an isometric perspective and features lovely 2.5D graphics. It looks to modernise the traditional turn-based JRPG experience but maintain that old school feel whilst telling a story about family, friendships, love and loss.
Azure Saga: Pathfinder takes place far into the future after humanity has resorted to surviving in colonies that are dotted throughout the universe. With humanity on the brink of extinction then, the one last remaining hope is the planet Azure, which promises a planet full of life and resources.
The game's protagonist, Synch, is a young scientist who embarks on an adventure to meet new companions and find his father. You can expect an intergalactic tale then that follows a fairly typical JRPG storyline.
Combat encounters will be random and players will be encouraged to mix and match different unit skills to discover various abilities. They'll also be able to configure their gear and jewels to become more powerful. Alongside various combat encounters, there will also be a series of puzzles to solve and secrets to discover.
Azure Saga: Pathfinder is set to release on the App Store on September 23rd. It will be a premium title that will cost $3.99. Alternatively, the game is already available on Nintendo Switch and Steam at a higher price.Searching for more JRPGs you can play on the go? Here are 25 of the best available for iPhone and iPad