White Knight Chronicles™
From the critically acclaimed RPG developer of the Dark Cloud series and Rogue Galaxy, Level-5 once again delivers an unparalleled role-playing game experience with the introduction of the first true online-enabled Role-Playing Game (RPG) experience on the PS3. With its highly anticipated North American release, White Knight Chronicles provides RPG fans with visually stunning backdrops, a unique battle system, and robust online gameplay rooted in an unforgettable adventure.
White Knight Chronicles is an epic fantasy tale about two kingdoms in midst of a ancient war. The King of Balandor, wishing to put an end to the war, invites the duke of Faria to his castle to celebrate his daughter’s coming of age. But this celebration is sabotaged by the Magi, a rogue sect seeking to steal the White Knight, an ancient weapon of war sealed beneath Balandor castle, in order to take over the world. During the ensuing chaos, a young man named Leonard accidentally unlocks the power of the White Knight as he efforts to save the princess. With this power, Leonard manages to fend off the Magi attack, but not before they escape with the princess.
With the kingdoms in chaos, Leonard is entrusted with the mission to find the Magi and rescue the princess. With the help of his trusted companions, they travel throughout Balandor and beyond on a quest to save the princess before the Magi unlock the other knights. The journey is fraught with danger, with Magi soldiers at every turn, mythical beasts and monsters to battle, and forbidden powers revealed. As Leonard learns more about the power of the Knight, he realizes that unsealing all of them could trigger a calamity that could end the world.
• Become the White Knight – During battle, transform into the giant White Knight, gaining the ability to challenge large enemies as well as troops of soldiers throughout the adventure.
• Full Character Customization – Using a wide array of sliders and customization options, create a unique character in White Knight Chronicles. This customized character will also represent you in your online experiences in the game.
• Combo Battle System – Engage in an easily accessible, active turn-based battle system that caters to players of all levels. Execute straightforward attacks or utilize the deeper combo system that allows players to customize their attacks.
• A True Online-Enabled RPG – Experience the first true RPG action game on PS3 that incorporates a variety of online gameplay elements and the GeoNet, where players have the ability to write their own blogs and communicate with other players.