Square Enix is back to introduce to us two new travelers in Octopath Traveler II alongside a new trailer. The game launches on February 24th, 2023, for the Nintendo Switch. You can watch the trailer above and read more about the characters and the NPCs that you’ll meet in your adventure below.
New travelers: Meet Ochette and Castti
OCTOPATH TRAVELER II features eight new playable characters. Each one comes from a very different walk of life and has their own distinct skills and abilities to use in and out of combat.
Here are just two:
Voiced by: Suzie Yeung
Your name is Ochette, and you are a hunter. Your tale begins on the isle of Toto’haha alongside your fellow beastlings.
Despite your troubles with the human islanders, you live a carefree life. That is, until you learn of an encroaching calamity known as the Night of the Scarlet Moon.
“All right, Master Juvah. I’ll do it. I’ll find those Creatures of Legend and bring them back.”
Desperate to save your home, you set sail in search of those who can help…
Some of the characters in Ochette’s tale
As you’d expect, Ochette is surrounded by many interesting characters. However, what may surprise you is that not all are human…
Isle Warden, Juvah
Voiced by: Jaimeson Price
Ochette’s master and leader of the beastlings who live on Toto’haha. He hopes she will one day become a protector of the island.
Voiced by: Daman Mills A lājackal, radiant in the sun’s grace. He acts as both a younger and older brother to Ochette along her journey. ———————————————————-
Voiced by: Sarah Weidenheft
Your name is Castti Florenz, and you are an apothecary. Your tale begins in a port town of the Harborlands.
Discovered adrift at sea, you awoke to the realization that you could not recall your own name. The only clues to your identity are your satchel and skills as an apothecary.
“I need to rediscover who I am. And…there’s something else. Something important I’m forgetting…”
Unable to ignore the nagging feeling within you, you embark on a journey to recover what you lost…
A character in Castti’s tale
Since Castti has lost her memories, her connections are shrouded in mystery.
Voiced by: Heather Gonzalez
A traveling apothecary who is awestruck by Castti, whose skills persist despite her memory loss. She is moved by Castti’s desire to help the townspeople and decides to lend her a helping hand.