Forspoken Slated for Release in January 2023– Announces Square Enix 

Forspoken Slated for Release in January 2023– Announces Square Enix 

The preview for Forspoken was showcased at the Square Enix Presents Event in 2021. The PS5 and PC exclusive game was earlier called Project Athia. After the announcement, it landed a significant number of pre-orders. Initially, the game was slated for launch in 2022.  

Square Enix and Luminous Productions announced that Forspoken is delayed for an early 2023 release due to strategic reasons.  

Forspoken Slated For Release In January 2023– Announces Square Enix
Forspoken

Forspoken will now be launched on January 24 next year. However, the developers’ team mentioned that the game has been completed and is in the final “polishing phase.” Further details of the game will be disclosed soon.  

Forspoken - PlayStation Showcase 2021: Story Introduction Trailer | PS5
Forspoken – PlayStation Showcase 2021: Story Introduction Trailer | PS5

The game follows Frey, a New Yorker who ends up in the mystical world of Athia. The central theme revolves around magic, fast-paced parkour, and intense action. Given the many delays it went through, there are high expectations for its graphics.  

Forspoken Slated For Release In January 2023– Announces Square Enix
Forspoken

Forspoken joined the long list of games postponed for 2023, along with Starfield, Forza Motorsport, and more. It is a thrilling action-adventure game set in a fantasy world. The game will be exclusively available on PS5 and PC. 

Project Athia Renamed Forspoken; Will Arrive on PC & PS5 in 2022

About Forspoken

Forspoken is an action-adventure RPG developed by Luminous Productions and published by Square Enix. The game was released on January 24, 2023, exclusively on PS5 and PC.

It follows Frey’s troubled journey in the magical land of Athia, where she battles against evil. Frey was an average New Yorker before she was mysteriously transported to Athia, where people, places, and cultures are foreign to her.

Frey must use her newfound magical abilities to combat monsters, save the Athians, and find her way back home.