SQUARE ENIX UNVEILS DRAKENGARD 3 NOVELLA, ‘ZERO’, AND TIER-TWO PRE-ORDER ITEMS
Producer Takamasa Shiba offers creative insight in new developer interview video
As a prelude to the May 20th launch of Drakengard®3, Square Enix, Inc. today announced the first chapter of the new online novella, “Zero”, a fiction taking place prior to the game that delves into Zero’s past. This first installment of the novella is available now to fans on the redesigned website http://drakengardgame.com. Here, fans can also watch Takamasa Shiba, the producer of the title, provide his thoughts and motivations for creating the third installment of the franchise after an eight year hiatus.
Furthermore, SQUARE ENIX® unveiled Wave Two of the Drakengard 3 Pre-Order Incentive Program announced last month. Fans who pre-ordered the game during Wave One and those who pre-order during Wave Two, which starts today through April 8, will receive the NIER® costume pack that features the Kainé and NIER REPLICANT costumes, the Emil Hat (Dragon Item) and the yet-to-be-unveiled Wave Three preorder items.
Players can pre-order the game today via the Square Enix Online Store for $49.99, as well as for digital download on the PlayStation®Network.
The game’s opening movie is available to view
For more information on Drakengard 3, including new screenshots, Standard Edition package art and other press assets, visit: http://press.na.square-enix.com/products/p265/drakengard-3.
Drakengard 3 is rated “M” (Mature). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.