Ship Date: Q3 2004
Genre: Role-playing game
ESRB: Rating Pending
Shadow Hearts 2 is a sequel to the critically acclaimed first installment,
released in 2001. Taking place over a year after the original ended,
Yuri embarks on a new expedition set during World War I in a fantastical
world of magic and creatures. Cursed by a secret cult that is taking
advantage of the war to fulfill their evil ambitions, Yuri's morphing
abilities are weakened. Yuri and his companions must journey to find
a cure for his curse and defeat the malevolent cult.
Engaging. In-depth storyline featuring
over 40 hours of immersive gameplay that is set during World War I.
Huge Production. Intense gameplay, incredible
dynamic music, impressive CGI and Real-time cutscenes, and licensed
voice acting that will provide players with 2 DVDs full of content.
Judgment Ring. Innovative combat system
that not only allows players to choose which characters to bring to
battle with the final outcome of the battle is based on the players'
speed and accuracy, but features team-based combo attacks and defense
Complex Characters. Players encounter
and control many unique characters, each having their own distinct
personality, attributes, abilities, and subquest missions.
Inventive Magic System . The implemented
magic system allows players to select whichever character they want
to cast a particular spell that they've earned.
Harmonizer . Yuri is back and brings
with him his ability to morph in to various creatures.