New game elements and a first look at the combat system have been shown in a new trailer
April 19, 2022 – Xenoblade Chronicles 3 will be released earlier than announced on Nintendo Switch! Originally scheduled for September 2022, the game’s release date has been moved forward to July 29, 2022. The new installment in this great RPG series will take players on an epic life-themed adventure set in the future. common to the two previous games in the series.
Players will embody two protagonists, Noah and Mio, from two warring nations: Keves and Agnus. In all, six characters from these two nations will join forces to discover the truth behind this conflict. To do this, they travel to the March of the Sword, a region whose ground is pierced by a gigantic sword.
New ‘Xenoblade Chronicles 3’ Trailer Coming July 29th! reveals new information about the reasons for the group’s journey through the vast and beautiful wild world of Aionios, as well as new details about the game’s combat system:
- Lead up to 7 characters into battle: As in previous Xenoblade Chronicles games, combat is initiated by directly attacking enemies on the field. Players can take control of Noah’s six-member party, as well as control additional characters the party encounters along the way. Each character taking on a particular role on the battlefield, it is possible to establish all kinds of strategies.
- Class Changes: Noah is a swordsman who specializes in close quarters combat, while Mio is a Zephyr who draws enemy attention while dodging their blows brilliantly. Each character thus belongs to a distinct class which gives them unique advantages. As the adventure progresses, players will be able to customize the composition of the party by changing the class of each of its members.
- Interlink: each duo of the group, Noah and Mio, Lanz and Sena, or Eunie and Taion can use the Interlink after fulfilling certain conditions to merge and take the form of a gigantic Ouroboros. Each Ouroboros has its own combat techniques, and triggering this transformation at the right time will be the key to achieving victory.
A limited-edition Collector’s Edition will be available on My Nintendo Store. It will include cover art by Masatsugu Saito, a fully colored 250-page hardcover art booklet, and a metal case to hold the game card. More details on the Collector’s Edition will be announced. later.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 will be released on July 29, 2022. A new trailer reveals new information about the game’s storyline, characters, and combat system.