Fairy Fencer F coming west in 2014
posted on 02.13.14 at 09:49 PM EST by (@salromano)
Become Fang, who inadvertently becomes a Fencer.

Fairy Fencer F

NIS America is bringing Fairy Fencer F to North America and Europe via retail and digital channels in 2014, the company announced.

The Compile Heart-developed turn-based RPG features concept art from Yoshitaka Amano, character art from Tsunako, and music from Nobuo Uematsu, each known for their work on the Final Fantasy series.

The game will feature audio in both Japanese and English.

Find a story blurb below.

Long ago, a dreadful war was fought between the Goddess and the Vile God. Because they were equally matched, they both created a vast number of special weapons imbued with their godly energy, each containing the life force of a fairy. Armed with these weapons, the deities continued their conflict until they finally sealed each other away into the great unknown. A long time has passed since this ancient conflict, and the weapons created by the Goddess and the Vile God have since been scattered across the world. These weapons—now known as “Furies”—are highly sought after by warriors who call themselves “Fencers”. It is said that whoever collects a Fury will be granted one wish. When a young man named Fang decides to rashly pull a Fury from a stone, he inadvertently becomes a Fencer himself, forever altering the course of his destiny.

Watch the announcement trailer below.

  • http://www.cubiz.tk/ Auragar

    Not surprised but nice and I know many wanted this.

  • Kumiko Akimoto

    Just as people were complaining about getting a confirm about monpiece and not this.

    • http://www.cubiz.tk/ Auragar

      They complained about that? o.o Not that I blame them but really?

  • kirby755

    Now I’m Happy Mugen Souls Z, Fairy Fencer F, Danganronpa 2!!!! I’ve wait for this day to happen.

    http://img-cache.cdn.gaiaonline.com/5e833f1b9538b23144a31ecd49dfede3/http://i660.photobucket.com/albums/uu321/theamazinguido/Kirby_Celebration_Gif.gif

  • http://kougeru.tumblr.com/ Kougeru

    Yoshitaka Amano. Nobueo Uematsu. K I dont need to see anymore lol. This is the game I was just reading about yesterday because ChouCho does the ending song. Do want

  • LordKaiser

    Can we call the 2014 the year of the RPGs? Just about time! but…. the money… I’m broke! :(

    • bloodiOS

      Time to follow Kutaragi’s advice a few years back and work more jobs?
      xD

  • Stacy Connor

    Well, this made my day. Really enjoyed the demo and can’t wait for this to release in the West and such!

  • MitsukiIX

    Let the button mashing commence!

  • Alkhan

    This is the first game from Compile Hearts that looks playable to me. Finally.

  • HanPaul

    Reminds me of Riviera.
    And those names!
    Gonna keep my eyes on this.

  • HarryHodd

    This looks pretty good. Gonna pre-order.

  • http://youtube.com/miyabigaming 武神水樹

    I’m surprised

    • Budgiecat

      why. I never really doubted it….

  • Elvick

    Yay :D

    Great time to be a niche JRPG fan.

    • Budgiecat

      JRPG’s are niche

      • Elvick

        Final Fantasy isn’t… and Pokemon.

        Everything else is.

        Plus, there’s different ‘tiers’ to niche-ness.

        • Budgiecat

          That’s 2 series out of the entire industry…

          • Elvick

            I don’t make JRPG IPs popular.

            There are couple more (Dragon Quest) in Japan, but worldwide that’s all there is in the main stream. Most people know about Pokemon and Final Fantasy.

            But they don’t know about Tales or Persona, or SMT in general. And then there are people who know of those, but don’t know the Compile Heart/Gust/etc. games.

      • icecoffemix

        It wasn’t before. Oh well.

  • Invisbin

    Yesss!!!!!

  • Rikimaru

    I CALLED IT. I SO FUCKING CALLED IT. YES BLOODY YES.

  • LunarHaven

    MOST EXCELLENT!! POWER TO NEW JRPG’S!

  • Wolf Star

    Now I know what to get!! :D I love you NIS America!!!

  • りんごタルト@エスカのアトリエ

    I thought I’d be getting an action-packed moege with this one. The controls are clunky as ever.

  • Gigus

    I am officially poor for this year.

    • TheBlackRabbit

      D: worth the suffering

      • Gigus

        Well said my little black rabbit, well said.

  • fireemblembeast

    :) I knew they’d localize it

  • CeroSuerte

    Yes and the best part for me “dual audio”

    • artemisthemp

      You mean uncensored :P

      • CeroSuerte

        Well, who am i to complain

  • artemisthemp

    Looking forward to seen the LE :)

  • LastBoss

    Dude reminds of Sora, from Kingdom Hearts

  • Yuri4prez

    OH.HELL.YES.

    Thank you for localizing this!! I can’t wait!

  • Zukato

    Oh yeah! Lookin’ good!

  • MogCakes

    That sword. That sword looks baller.

  • Willgaea

    Does this game play like Grandia? I don’t really like watching videos cause of spoilers.

    Ps. I love the Grandia series.