Here is an overview of the game, via its store pages:
Welcome to the Royal Academy! You are an Alchemist
The name of your protagonist will become the name of your Atelier. At the Royal Academy attended by many students, you will adventure the world, meet new people, and carve out your own path to become a full-fledged alchemist!
A Free-form Alchemy RPG without Need for Stamina
Monsters that change with the time and weather, and items to collect! Freely walk around fields and collect, synthesize, and battle. In multiplayer mode, you can adventure, battle, and collect with friends and other players!
Alchemy with a High Level of Freedom! Synthesize Equipment and Items Yourself
By gathering materials, you can synthesize equipment and cuisine yourself. It is a simple system with material enhancement and trait inheritance that is full of additional game content.
A Complete Quest Experience with a Grand Scenario
Enjoy a grand scenario, quests, requests, and more like those of a console RPG. Various characters are fully voiced in the main scenario. What choices will you take in unraveling your fate as an “alchemist?”
Popular Characters from the Series Appear
Many popular characters from the Atelier series appear, including Rorona, Marie, and more. Series fans can enjoy their appearances with original scenarios.