Action RPG Valkyrie Elysee will launch for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 on September 29, followed by PC via Steam on November 11, publisher Square Enix and developer Soleil have announced.
The standard edition will be available for $59.99. On PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, the Digital Deluxe Edition is priced at $74.99 and includes Valkyrie “Svartaljr: Sword of the Goddess of the Underworld” gear, and PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 versions of Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth. On PC, the Digital Deluxe Edition is priced at $64.99 and includes Valkyrie “Svartaljr: Sword of the Goddess of the Underworld” gear.
The PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 versions of Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth are ported from the PSP version and include new “Rewind”, “Quick Save” and “Visual Presets” features. It will also be available separately through the PlayStation Store for 2,750 yen (Western pricing coming soon).
In Japan, the standard edition of Valkyrie Elysee will cost 8,580 yen and the digital deluxe edition will cost 10,780 yen. A Square Enix e-STORE Exclusive Collector’s Edition will also be available for 19,980 yen, which includes a copy of the game for PlayStation 5 or PlayStation 4, Valykrie Profile: Lenneth download code, “The Art of Valkyrie Elysee“art book, Valkyrie Elysee Japanese script, mini soundtrack and acrylic maps of the Valkyrie and the mysterious character in black armor.
Get the latest details below.
- Valkyrie (voiced by Akari Kitou) – The protagonist. She was given the destiny of world salvation by Odin and is responsible for purifying the souls of the earthly world.
- Odin (voiced by Kenjiro Tsuda) – The All-Father who rules all things. After being injured in a battle against Fenrir, he is unable to move on his own.
- Fenrir (voiced by Ryuusei Nakao) – A beast that harbors intense hatred and a desire for revenge against Odin, and pulls strings behind the scenes to take everything from him.
- ??? – A mysterious woman who blocks the Valkyrie’s path countless times. She wears black armor, but looks like the Valkyrie…
- Einherjar – Spirits who serve the Valkyrie and play a central role in the story between the Valkyrie and Fenrir. In battle, they fight alongside the Valkyrie and support her, aiding in combos and granting attributes during summons. Master the use of Einherjar to gain a tactical advantage in battle.
- Eygon (voiced by Tetsu Inada) – An Einherjar who fights with a large sword. Before his death, he was a knight for a certain country.
- Zero (voiced by Akira Ishida) – An Einherjar who wields a bow and dual swords. A former slave trader.
And here’s a preview of the game, via Square Enix:
The last title of Valkyrie the series is finally here! This action RPG incorporates the series’ Einherjar and combo systems, allowing players to enjoy fast-paced three-dimensional combat. The game’s unique art style beautifully depicts a collapsing world as Ragnarok looms, with series veteran Motoi Sakuraba returning to enrich the title with an unforgettable soundtrack.
Long ago, Ragnarok – the End Times – loomed over the realms.
All-Father Odin, with the last of his forces, has created an emissary of redemption, Valkyrie; his only task being the salvation of a doomed world.
- High-speed action RPG – Effortlessly fly over the battlefield and perform high-speed actions with the new Soul Chain system. Use a wide range of abilities and skills at the Valkyrie’s disposal to unleash devastating combos.
- Einherjar – Summon Einherjar, powerful warrior spirits selected by the Valkyrie, to aid you in battle! Summoning Einherjar imbues the Valkyrie with elemental bonuses, giving players a tactical advantage in combat.
- Divine Arts Combo and System – The “arts gauge” fills up as players perform a continuous stream of J19 attacks and sustain combos. Consuming the Arts Gauge allows the Valkyrie to perform powerful special techniques known as Divine Arts.
- Upgrade and customization features – Upgrade your weapons, skills, and Einherjar/Divine Arts combos to customize your playstyle.
Watch a new trailer below. See a new set of Valkyrie Elysee screenshots here, and Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth screenshots here.
Release date trailer