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Square Enix’s Forspoken Launches on May 24th, 2022

Forspoken artwork of Frey, a Black woman from New York, kneeling in a cloak wearing an elaborate glowing series of bracelets.

During The Game Awards, we got another look at Square Enix and Luminous Productions’ new action RPG Forspoken. This latest trailer reveals the game’s worldwide release date of May 24th, 2022, and shows off more of the mystical land of Athia, as well as the corruptive miasma known as “the Break.”

Check out the new trailer and images below!



Introducing the trailer at The Game Awards were Ella Balinska, who plays protagonist Frey Holland, and Pollyanna McIntosh (of The Walking Dead fame), who has joined the game’s cast as the mad sorceress Tanta Prav. According to McIntosh, Tanta Prav is a “powerhouse, full of secrets” who will “prove to be a ruthless adversary for players.”

Square Enix also revealed Forspoken‘s Digital Deluxe Edition, which can be preordered as of this writing. The Digital Deluxe Edition comes with some nifty bonuses, including the In Tanta We Trust prequel DLC, a digital soundtrack and artbook, and a Rare Resource Kit on PS5. You’ll also be able to get the following exclusive gear items for pre-ordering, based on your platform of choice.

  • No Limits Cloak, Symbol Combo Necklace, Trigger Happy Nails and Crafting Starter Kit (PS5)
  • Elite Cloak, Spectra Combo Necklace and Overclock Nails (PC)

You can see what’s included in each edition below:

Forspoken will launch for PlayStation 5 and Windows PC via Steam, the Epic Games Store, and the Microsoft Store on May 24th, 2022. Stay tuned to RPGFan for more coverage, and be sure to check out the game’s official website for more details!

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Peter Triezenberg

Peter Triezenberg

Peter is a news editor for RPGFan, and quite possibly the spooniest bard you'll ever meet. He's also the site's resident Kingdom Hearts fan, Final Fantasy XV apologist, and Yu-Gi-Oh! enthusiast. In between playing video games or writing news, he can usually be found drinking unsafe amounts of caffeinated beverages. He also really likes cats.

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