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    ATLUS Studio Zero’s Metaphor: ReFantazio Launches October 11

    New trailer shown at the ATLUS Exclusive Showcase.

    ATLUS announced Studio Zero-developed fantasy RPG Metaphor: ReFantazio will launch on October 11 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam and Windows (Microsoft Store). 

    An exciting trailer for Metaphor: ReFantazio was revealed at The Game Awards 2023, revealing a fall 2024 launch window. Following the show, more details were revealed by ATLUS in a new interview video with Hashino, Soejima, and composer Shoji Meguro. Metaphor: ReFantazio appears to be ATLUS’ last major release of 2024, after Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance and Persona 3 Reload Episode Aigis: The Answer release.

    Metaphor: ReFantazio Release Date Confirmed for October 11, Physical Editions Revealed

    The new “The King’s Trail” trailer shown during the Metaphor: ReFantazio ATLUS Exclusive livestream confirmed that the game will launch on October 11. In the showcase, game director Katsura Hashino highlighted new gameplay for the upcoming RPG as well. Moreover, a new episode of ATLUS Exclusive Metaphor Stalker Club will be held on April 23 at 4:00 a.m. PT / 7:00 a.m. ET.

    Metaphor ReFantazio Key Art
    Key art

    A new Metaphor: ReFantazio demo is planned to release in June 2024. Moreover, Hashino confirmed that pre-orders for Metaphor: ReFantazio are now live today, and fans may check availability at the game’s official website. A physical Standard Edition will be sold featuring the physical base game, Archetype EXP Item Set, and Journey Chest Set. A Collector’s Edition will be available featuring the following contents:

    Collector’s Edition

    Collector's Edition

    • Standard Edition
    • Steelbook case
    • Original soundtrack
    • Physical artbook
    • Homo Tenta metallic pins
    • Sticker sheet
    • Kingdom of Euchronia cloth map
    • Costume & Battle BGM Set DLC voucher
      • Shujin Academy School Uniform (7), Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Yasogami High School Uniform, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Gekkoukan High School Uniform, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Seven Sisters High School Uniform, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • St. Hermelin High School Uniform, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Jouin High School Uniform, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Samurai Garb, Battle BGM & Battle Jingle Set
      • Etrian Odyssey Series Classes Costume & Battle BGM Set
    • ATLUS 35th Anniversary Digital History Book + ATLUS 35th Digital All-Time Best Soundtrack
    • Pre-order Bonus Voucher
      • Archetype EXP Chest Set
      • 10x Hero’s Incenses (Increases Archetype Experiences by 100)
      • 5x Hero’s Fruits (Increases Archetype Experiences by 500)
      • Adventurer’s Journey Pack
      • 30,000 Reeve (In-game currency)
      • 5x Expensive Medicines (Restores 200 HP to one ally)
      • 5x Revival Medicines (Revives an ally)
      • 3x Magical Breads (Gradually recover MP while in dungeon)
      • 2x Stale Blackbreads (Deals heavy Almighty damage to one enemy)

    Watch the new trailer below:

    Japanese

    English

    Fans can now wishlist Metaphor: ReFantazio on PlayStation, Xbox, or PC (Steam and Windows) digitally. Lastly, the game’s Steam page confirms Spanish (Latin America) support will be available in a post-launch update.

    Here’s an overview of the new RPG, via ATLUS

    Write your destiny and rise above fear as you step into a fantasy world unlike anything you’ve seen before. Fraught with unsettling mystery, the kingdom stands on a precipice. Now, you must embark on a journey, overcoming obstacles and forging bonds with friends.
    From the creative minds of the Persona series – Metaphor: ReFantazio marks ATLUS’ first ever, full-scale fantasy RPG, brought to you by director Katsura Hashino, character designer Shigenori Soejima, and composer Shoji Meguro. Metaphor: ReFantazio is developed by Studio Zero.
    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected] | Muck Rack: https://muckrack.com/raul-landaverde-1

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