Square Enix is registering a brand new Front Mission trademark in a number of areas throughout the globe. The Japanese trademark registration, which simply publicly appeared on the Chizai Watch database on April 6, 2021, indicated that the corporate filed the trademark on March 19, 2021. [Thanks, Game*Spark and Renka!]
In reply to Renka’s tweet, Gematsu added that Square Enix additionally registered the identical trademark in the US, Canada, Europe, and Australia all through March 2021. Although the European and Australian logos solely categorised as class 28 — which comprised toy-scaled fashions and bodily video games, the Japanese and North American registrations added class 41 that additionally consists of provisions associated to video video games.
The final time we heard of a Front Mission-related trademark registration was in 2009. That 12 months, Square Enix registered Front Mission Evolved, which grew to become a third-person mech shooter sport launched for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC in 2010. The firm would additionally later launch Left Alive, a survival motion sport happening in the Front Mission universe, for PlayStation Four and PC in 2019.
The Front Mission collection had its roots as a turn-based technique RPG. The newest mainline title in the collection is the 2005 PlayStation 2 sport Front Mission 5: Scars of the War. The final SRPG launched thus far is Front Mission 2089: Border of Madness for Nintendo DS in 2008. The newest titles to obtain an English localization are Front Mission 4 for PlayStation 2 in 2004 and the Nintendo DS port of the primary sport in 2007.