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Credits: Square Enix

Visions of Mana is a distinguished new chapter in the esteemed Mana series. As the first mainline installment in over 15 years, it revitalizes the series' action-RPG foundations while offering players a completely new adventure.

The game immerses you in the life of the protagonist, Val, a soul guard whose mission is to protect his childhood friend, chosen by the Faerie as the Alm of Fire. Together, they journey to the Tree of Mana with the aim of rejuvenating the mana flow.

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Visions of Mana was unveiled through an engaging trailer by Square Enix, showcasing the vibrant and fully realized world of Mana, complete with breathtaking environments and a variety of enemies, including the beloved Rabites. The game introduces real-time 3D combat, adding a dynamic layer to the gameplay.

The development of Visions of Mana was spearheaded by Mana Series Producer Masaru Oyamada, who expressed his pleasure with this reveal and highlighted the team's dedication to preserving the series' integrity while crafting a refreshing experience for both long-term fans and newcomers.

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A significant feature of this new installment is its compelling soundtrack, which will include 100 songs at launch, composed by or featuring contributions from musicians who have previously worked on Mana titles. The game will also implement an adaptive music system, enhancing the immersive gaming experience.

Visions of Mana is scheduled for release on August 29, 2024, on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Windows PC, and PC via STEAM. This highly anticipated action RPG will introduce new characters and detailed gameplay features that players will encounter throughout their captivating journey.

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Pre-orders for both the digital Standard Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition of Visions of Mana are now open across all platforms, offering exclusive in-game items and early purchase bonuses. A physical edition is also available for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox Series X|S.

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Visions of Mana - Amazon Exclusive Edition for PlayStation 5


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Visions of Mana - Amazon Exclusive Edition for Xbox Series X



About the Mana Series

Originally released as FINAL FANTASY ADVENTURE™, a spin-off title for the FINAL FANTASY™ series, the game’s positive reception established it as its own standalone action RPG franchise.​​

The unique elements that make a true Mana game include; an emotional narrative about the power of mana, the legendary Mana Sword, a quirky cast of characters, memorable music, and a weapon-based battle system. The Mana series has released 17 titles over the last 30+ years and sold over 9 million copies/downloads worldwide. The demand for the franchise from its fans has seen several Mana games re-mastered and re-released in the West over the last console generation.​

About Square Enix Inc.

Square Enix Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY, which has sold over 185 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST, which has sold over 88 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.