Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Atlus

Abyss Odyssey: Extended Dream Edition announced for PS4

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Ace Team’s action platformer Abyss Odyssey will be getting a release for PS4. Abyss Odyssey: Extended Dream Edition will contain tweaks and updates to the original game, which follows Katrien, Ghost Monk, and Pincoya on a quest to defeat a powerful warlock at the bottom of a sprawling abyss. In addition to the updates for the PC version, Extended Dream Edition will feature online two-player co-op, local four-player versus, and a mini-boss battle with Zeno Clash’s Goldem. There are also several system-exclusive mini-bosses, Tirana and White Phantom, as well as a unique final boss form, Warlock Titan.

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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker out for 3DS

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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker has hit stores, eShop for 3DS. Record Breaker adds a lengthy epilogue, the Triangulum Arc, which features voiced dialog in English as well as a new character, skills, and demons. The original game is also included in the form of the Septentriones Arc. For those who haven’t pre-ordered, copies from the first print run include a special soundtrack arranged by composer Shoji Meguro, vinyl decals, and a slip cover. Two beginner battles are also available as free downloads, while four more are scheduled to go live, with one being added each week through May 19. Spotpass content will also be released soon, adding new demons and skills.

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(Nintendo 3DS Review) Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker

(Nintendo 3DS Review) Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker

“… a great trip back to a world filled with addictive combat, an interesting story, and an amiable cast of characters.”

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New SMT: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker trailer cracks some skulls

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker is set to launch next Tuesday, and Atlus has a new combat-centric video for all potential demon summoners. The re-release features two storylines, the original Septentriones arc and the new Triangulum arc, but one constant remains throughout both adventures: combat. The new trailer covers skill cracking (acquiring a new skill from an enemy), assigning skills, and mastering the elemental and Extra Turn systems for maximum damage.

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Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight book sampler released

Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold The Fafnir Knight (3DS) Art Book Sample Announcement - Art 1

Atlus has released a sample of the staff book that’s being packed in with first-run copies of Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight. The book features a number of pieces created during production, such as concept sketches and character backgrounds, along with descriptions from lead designer Yuji Himukai. QR codes will also be included, which will unlock items to help beginners get started on their adventure.

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SMT: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker 3DS theme now on eShop

Shin Megami Tensei Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker (3DS) Theme Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Atlus has released a new 3DS theme based on Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker. With the game’s launch closing in, the studio has dropped a $.99 theme on eShop that features portraits of the main characters, wallpaper, folder art, and a song composed by Shoji Meguro. A quick tour of the included material is available below.

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Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight gets Classic Mode trailer

Atlus has released a new video showcasing Classic Mode from Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold. Classic follows the series’ traditional formula, with players capable of selecting their own party members, accessing all character-customization options, and tackling dungeons without cutscenes. Untold also features redesigned dungeon layouts and an optional orchestral score.

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New Attack on Titan trailer gives gameplay overview

A new Attack on Titan gameplay overview trailer has gone live. The brief bit of footage gives a quick glimpse at a variety of mechanics and modes, including the different moves possible using the omni-directional mobility gear, multiplayer, human and titan abilities, and character customization options.

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SMT: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker free, for-pay DLC detailed

Shin Megami Tensei Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker (3DS) StreetPass, Spot Pass Details Announcement - Screenshot 5

A few free, as well as some for-pay, downloadable packs will be hitting Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker. All of the downloads are Free Battles, skirmishes that don’t affect the in-game clock that ticks down during story events and battles. The two freebies are Beginner’s Brawl and Lost Demon Rescue. The former will be up at launch and allow new players to level easily and bank some macca, as it won’t have scaling difficulty, while the latter will go live on May 12 and feature a recruitable demon that will join the party if it’s saved from two approaching enemy hordes. The for-pay battles run $0.99 each and switch things up by offering different scenarios, such as chasing down demons toting tons of macca. Full details for all are available below.

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Atlus to bring PS Vita RPG Dungeon Travelers 2 stateside shortly

Atlus will be bringing a new role-playing game to the PS Vita this summer, Dungeon Travelers 2: The Royal Library & the Monster Seal. The PSTV-compatible dungeon crawler will follow Royal Library apprentice Fried as he finds and recruits a band of female adventurers to assist him in stopping a monster uprising in the outlands of Romulea. The game will feature a first-person perspective and turn-based combat as well as five classes, a sub-class system, 16 recruitable characters, and unique sub-events for all party members.

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