LOS ANGELES (March 22, 2011) — Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in North America, announced today that its recently released and critically acclaimed, Tactics Ogre™: Let Us Cling Together™, was the best–selling PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system title in North American for the month of February, according to NPD Group.
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together remains one of the most beloved strategy RPG titles of all time. The remake, which was developed exclusively for the PSP system, will challenge novices and veterans alike with significant new content, including an entirely updated storyline featuring: dynamic characters, dramatic choices, engaging plots and even more pitched battles. The remake also features innovative changes to the battle system, class and character levelling mechanics, and even the combat interface, which all serve to streamline its classic tactical gameplay, making battles more intuitive and most importantly, fun.
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together has received significant praise and critical acclaim following its February 15, 2001 release, including:
“Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together is, without question, the finest classic remake I've ever played.”
-1up.com, February 2011 (A+)
“It deserves recognition for being a shining beacon of maturity in a sea of adolescent power fantasies.”
-Game Informer, March 2011 (9/10, Gold Award, Game of the Month)
“With its well-balanced party customization and superior story combined with new and interesting features like the CHARIOT system, Tactics Ogre is the best tactical RPG available on the PSP today.”
-GameSpot.com, February 2011 (9/10, Editors’ Choice Award)
“It's definitely testament to the quality of the original game design, however, that it remains so playable and engaging more than 15 years on.”
-IGN.com, February 2011 (8.5/10)
“It’s a complex, challenging game with a powerful story…to make it worth playing through again and again.”
-PlayStation: The Official Magazine, March 2011 (9/10)
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together is now available for the PSP system at North American retailers for an MSRP of $39.99. Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together is rated T (Teen). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at http://www.esrb.org for more information about ratings. For more information about TACTICS OGRE, please visit the official website at http://www.tacticsogregame.com or http://www.facebook.com/tacticsogre.
About Square Enix
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix Group. The Square Enix Group operates a global network of leading development studios and boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property, including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 97 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 54 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
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