Front Mission 2: Remake Launches October 5th for Nintendo Switch

The remake of the classic PlayStation One tactical RPG retails for $34.99 on the Nintendo eShop and features enhanced visuals.

After initially delaying it past July, Forever Entertainment’s Front Mission 2: Remake has a new release date. It’s out on October 5th for Nintendo Switch, retailing for $34.99 on the Nintendo eShop. Check out the latest trailer below.

Storm Trident’s remake is based on the 1997 PS One tactical RPG Front Mission Second, available only in Japan. The story is set 12 years later and focuses on three characters – Ash, Lisa and Thomas – as a crisis erupts in Alordesh. In addition to revamped visuals and modernized battle scenes, players can zoom in and rotate the camera during battles.

The remake also has updated music and effects, faster-loading speed and support for other languages in the dialogues and menus. You also have new options for Wanzer colors and camouflage.