Left Alive
3 months ago.
Left Alive's 1.03 patch update adds "Casual Mode" and balance improvements
Left Alive is getting a new patch update and is available now to download for PlayStation 4 and Steam, Square Enix has announced. Casual Mode In patch 1.03, players can now access a new difficulty option made specifically for those that wish to experience Left Alive purely for its story. Playing with 'Casual Mode' selected comes with several gameplay adjustments including: Increased attack strength - your attacks will do more damage Reduced enemy damage output - enemy attacks do less damage, so you’ll be…
4 months ago.
The Only Option is Survival - Left Alive launches worldwide with new a trailer
Square Enix’s survival action shooter title, Left Alive, is now available worldwide for PlayStation 4 and PC(Steam). Left Alive follows the stories of three protagonists-- Mikhail, Olga and Leonid--as they fight to survive in the war-torn world of Novo Slava. You can find the launch trailer below. Additionally, two new free bonus DLCs have been released as well that will add some optional cosmetics to the game. These additions include a World of Tanks Collaboration that will offer players an in-game…
4 months ago.
Left Alive’s Game Director offers gameplay commentary and new Dev Diary focuses on creative processes
The creative team behind Left Alive share their collaboration experiences and provide gameplay commentary in two new videos released by Square Enix. You can find both videos below. In the Extended Developer Walkthrough video, Game Director Toshifumi Nabeshima provides commentary over gameplay footage and talks in detail about the various skills and tactics players will have to use in order to survive. To save trapped civilians and uncover the mysteries behind the game’s plot, players can uncover alternate routes to avoid…
4 months ago.
Left Alive “Live Show Vol. 3” livestream dated for February 27
Square Enix has announced it will host the third official livestream event for Left Alive on February 27 at 8:00PM JST (3:00 AM PT). The live event will feature director Toshifumi Nabeshima and project manager Kouichirou Sakamoto, with singer Nami Tamaki appearing as a guest. Viewers can watch the livestream on YouTube and Niconico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3q_uCb_NYc Left Alive is due out for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam in Japan on February 28, and in North America on March 5.…
4 months ago.
Here's 15 minutes of Left Alive gameplay
Square Enix has gone live with 15 minutes of gameplay footage for Left Alive due out for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam in Japan on February 28, and in North America on March 5. The video below features a closer look at the three protagonists in the game— each with their own set of motives and in different situations within the war-torn city of Novo Slava. From their perspectives, viewers will be treated with Left Alive's gunplay against enemies in…
5 months ago.
Left Alive "Live Show Vol. 2" livestream dated for February 19
Square Enix is set to host the second official livestream event for Left Alive on February 19 at 8:00PM JST (3:00 AM PT), the company announced. With actress Miki Yanagi attending as a guest, the live event will feature director Toshifumi Nabeshima and project manager Kouichirou Sakamoto showing off some live gameplay of Left Alive, which will center around combating against endless waves of enemies and utilizing various items and traps. Viewers can watch the livestream on YouTube and Niconico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAYUPsxdomI Square Enix also…
5 months ago.
Square Enix announces sweepstakes in North America for original Left Alive artwork
With Left Alive's release date just around the corner, Square Enix has announced a new sweepstakes for North America that will allow fans the chance to win a couple of neat prizes. Those who preorder the game from the official NA Square Enix Store on or before March 4th, 2019 will be entered for a chance to win an original framed art piece hand-drawn by Yoji Shinkawa, who is best known for his work and character designs for the Metal…
5 months ago.
Left Alive’s original soundtrack brings together world-class musical talent
Square Enix has released a new video that showcases the creative minds and international talent behind the orchestral soundtrack for Left Alive. Square Enix composer Hidenori Iwasaki from the Front Mission series is joined by Shinnosuke Miyazawa, a veteran television and film score mixer who has worked on titles such as 007Spectre, Finding Dory and The Last Guardian. Also part of the team is Orchestrator Jordan Seigel, who has done musical work for Ant-man and the Wasp, Trolls and more. In…
5 months ago.
Left Alive Mech Edition gets an unboxing video
Square Enix has released a new video that showcases the contents within the collector’s edition for the upcoming action-shooter survival game Left Alive. Titled “Mech Edition,” this special collector’s bundle features a Steelbook Case, an 80-page hardback Artbook and a Volk Action Figure (Designed by Takayuki Yanase) with interchangeable accessories, weapons and hands. The Day One edition of the game itself is also included, which comes with the Survival Pack DLC that contains items such as the Ammo Pack, Light Body…
6 months ago.
Witness the Garmoniyan Invasion in Left Alive’s newest trailer
In the latest trailer for Square Enix’s upcoming title Left Alive, we are given a glimpse of the Garmoniyan Invasion into Novo Slava. Though brief, the trailer showcases the Garmoniyan forces stirring up chaos and destruction within the city, leaving only blood and fire in their wake. Additionally, a bundle of new screenshots were also released, showing off some gameplay mechanics, cutscenes, new characters and more. For more information about Left Alive, check out our previous articles. Left Alive is schedule to release…
7 months ago.
Find a Way To Survive - Left Alive's newest trailer provides a better look at gameplay
In Square Enix’s latest trailer for Left Alive, we are given a better look at the game’s survival mechanics and gameplay, which provides a glimpse at the multitude of different ways players will be able to experience the game. Stealth mechanics, crafting, traps and dialogue choices are just some of the options that will be available for players to utilize both in and outside of combat. According to Square Enix, Left Alive will also provide challenges to players as they will…
7 months ago.
Left Alive official livestream dated for December 12
Square Enix is set to host an official livestream event for Left Alive on December 12 at 8:00PM JST (3:00 AM PT), the company announced. The live event will introduce the game's story, setting and gameplay with game director Toshifumi Nabeshima and project manager Kouichirou Sakamoto attending. Viewers can catch the broadcast on YouTube and Niconico. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABqZc5UrmlE Left Alive is set to release for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam in Japan on February 28, 2019, and in North America on March 5th, 2019.…
8 months ago.
Left Alive's latest trailer, The Survivors, provides insight for the three main protagonists
A new trailer for Square Enix's upcoming survival action shooter, Left Alive, introduces the game's three main protagonists and provides a deeper look into the overall story. Titled "The Survivors," we follow the narratives of Ruthenian Staff Sergent Mikhail, police captain Olga, and Leonid--an ex-rebel who was framed for murder and sentenced to death--as they make their way through the chaotic warzone of Novo Slava. "Honor, revenge and despair are the hallmarks for Left Alive's narrative." states Square Enix. Additionally, some new screenshots…
9 months ago.
Western release date for Left Alive announced; preorder bonuses and collector's edition revealed
Square Enix has announced that their upcoming survival action shooter, Left Alive, is scheduled to be released in the west on March 5th, 2019, for PlayStation 4 and Steam. Aside from some removed dialogue and a changed ending, the announcement trailer is roughly the same as the one Japan got back in September. A second trailer was also released alongside the launch date announcement. Titled "State of the World," this quick video gives us a small glimpse at the story of…
10 months ago.
Left Alive releases on Feb 28 in Japan, TGS trailer and special editions revealed
Left Alive brings together creators from the Metal Gear, Armored Core, and Xenoblade series for a "survival action shooter" set in the Front Mission universe. In the new TGS trailer, we get a glimpse at the three protagonists you'll encounter in the game. Releasing on February 28th in Japan, Square Enix has also detailed special editions including an "Ultimate" box that includes a statue, artbook, and soundtrack sampler. Pre-order DLC "Survival Pack" and "Tactical Pack" are also detailed: Update: According to the…
1 year ago.
Director for Left Alive teases upcoming news and Square Enix developers talk about their plans for 2018
At Tokyo Game Show this year, Square Enix revealed a new trailer for their upcoming survival action shooter: Left Alive. And while very little has been revealed about the post-apocalyptic themed game, Director Toshifumi Nabeshima (Director of the Armored Core series) teases that we may not have to wait much longer for news. Nabeshima told 4Gamer that he was happy to see that the reaction to Left Alive's announcement was beyond his expectations, even though he now feels a lot of…
1 year ago.
Left Alive teased in new TGS trailer and screenshots
Following its debut at TGS 2017, Square Enix's newest title Left Alive has another trailer ready to view. In development for PlayStation 4 and PC, Left Alive is being helmed by Toshifumi Nabeshima (Armored Core series), Yoji Shinkawa (Metal Gear series), and Takayuki Yanase (Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Mobile Suit Gundam 00, Xenoblade Chronicles X) for its release in 2018. Additionally, Square Enix shared a set of screenshots detailing our first look at the game's real-time visuals. Check them out…
1 year ago.
"Left Alive" in development at Square Enix for PS4 and Steam, unites Armored Core producer and Metal Gear Solid character designer
Revealed without much description at Sony's Tokyo Game Show 2017 press conference, "Left Alive" is a new title being developed at Square Enix for the PlayStation 4 and Steam in 2018. Update: Via Square Enix, the game will be also be coming to Steam and is described as a surivival action shooter. Takayuki Yanase, mech designer for Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Mobile Suit Gundam 00, and Xenoblade Chronicles X is also involved on the project. Staff will include Final Fantasy series…