Last week, old hands of the Japanese role-playing game, gave us an appointment to unveil their brand new production: Monark, a “new school” J-RPG according to the first teasing. Before the first trailer was released, our Famitsu colleagues therefore had access to the first elements of this … royal license?
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As expected, the new issue of the famous Japanese weekly has detailed the first elements of Monark, a turn-based J-RPG that will immerse us in the student organization True Student Council., the head of which our hero is propelled, drawing by the illustrator so-bin, known for the Overlord series.
The real ones know
One of the specificities of this “new school” title lies in the existence of an EGO mode, a materialization of the desires of our hero. undoubtedly inspired by the social statistics of Persona, and which will gauge anger, envy, lust, gluttony and laziness, and the choices made by the player will impact the story. Several endings are already in the program, and the developers promise a real replayability. High school life will once again be at the heart of the plot, coscnarist Ryutaro Ito having written the story of a hundred students.
The fights will therefore take place in the old days, via a system of “free spins” which should be detailed, but the management of its madness could spice up the exercise: if its management will allow the casting of more offensive spells, it could do everything. you might as well consume yourself, and then it will become impossible to choose what to do next.
The first trailer will be unveiled tomorrow, June 10 at 5 a.m. among us poor Europeans, and the bravest will be able to discover it right here.
Already announced on PS4, PS5 and Switch, Monark will be released on October 14 in Japan. for the rest, you will have to cross your fingers and / or be patient …