If you were following the pre-order’s for Final Fantasy XV you might recall a few versions came with a little extra game: A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV. Though originally a pre-order bonus it will now be launching for free on March 1.
This side scrolling beat’em up is set around 30 years before the events of Final Fantasy XV and follows King Regis. The plot is focused on him defending the royal capital from raiding monsters along with the help of his companions, Weskham, Cid and Clarus. The games pixel art style shouldn’t put you off though as A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV comes pack with a number of features:
- Deep Combat System – Combos, counters, and Regis’ signature “Warp Strike” combine for lightning fast real-time combat that rewards fast reflexes and smart tactics.
- Companions – Three distinct companions offer unique and new ways to attack as well as tailored super moves that deal massive damage.
- Magic – Ignite the battlefield, freeze your enemies, or electrify your foes with Fire, Ice, and Lightning magic.
- Summons – Call upon epic Astral entities to decimate your foes in jaw-dropping ways.
A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV is in short a fairy tale being told by King Regis to his young son Noctis. It expands a bit more on the Final Fantasy XV story and is a nice little addition to anyones collection.
Final Fantasy XV is currently available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV will be released on March 1st for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.