TOKYO - May 6, 2010
FromSoftware announced today that Armored Core Last Raven Portable, the latest installment of its popular mecha action game franchise, is now available on the North American PlayStation® Network.
The Armored Core franchise has sold more than 3.5 million copies worldwide, and the original Armored Core Last Raven for PlayStation®2 has been a fan favorite because of its dramatic story development and impressive game system. Armored Core Last Raven Portable adds a variety of PSP®-exclusive features to the game.
• Ad Hoc multiplayer mode allows up to four players to battle against each other
• Over 500 mecha parts to build your own AC unit, including some remake parts from past Armored Core games
• New AC opponents
• Branching story and multiple endings
• New game features: part breaking and a replay save system
• The game save from Armored Core 3 Portable and Armored Core Silent Line Portable can be transferred to this game.
Armored Core Last Raven Portable is rated T for Teen (Fantasy Violence) by the ESRB, and is available for $14.99. For more information, please visit http://www.armoredcore.net/aclrp_en and http://www.fromsoftware.jp/en.
About the Armored Core series:
In the game, the player plays the role of a Raven, a mercenary who pilots a giant mech known as an Armored Core, and engages in various missions to complete with his mech. The mission objectives are to destroy all enemies, to escort NPC and to destroy an object, for example. The player builds his own mechs with various mech parts such as head, body, arms, legs and weapons. There are hundreds of mech parts to choose from. More information about the Armored Core series can be found at: http://www.armoredcore.net
About FromSoftware, Inc.:
FromSoftware began developing video games in 1997, launching their revolutionary 3D first-person RPG, King's Field, that same year. The company has continued to develop and publish hit games, including the best-selling franchises Armored Core and the ninja-stealth action Tenchu series. Demon’s Souls for PlayStation 3, which was developed jointly by SCEJ and FromSoftware, has recently earned rave reviews worldwide. For more information about FromSoftware, please visit http://www.fromsoftware.jp/en
Sam Dalsimer, TriplePoint