The official Star Ocean Twitter account recently Tweeted that Star Ocean First Departure R is now in development for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
Based on the very first entry in the Star Ocean series, the original 1996 SNES version of the JRPG was remade in 2007 for the PlayStation Portable as Star Ocean: First Departure. Time will tell if this release is based on this version.
You can view the Tweet below:
STAR OCEAN First Departure R, the very first entry in the #StarOcean series – setting course for PS4 and Nintendo Switch.
Keep communication channels open for further updates. pic.twitter.com/pOyJUVfA16
— STAR OCEAN (@StarOcean) May 25, 2019
The development team said that players should stay tuned for further updates.