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Dark Cloud 2 (PlayStation 2)

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As a young inventor, you are called upon to search the dangerous dungeons, battle evil monsters and re-claim towns and cities.

By fighting your way through the various dungeons, you must find various ores hidden away. With these ores, you can determine which parts you need to re-build a town. It is up to you to find or create the parts needed to build the various buildings of each town, as well various other parts to each town.

During your adventure, you can also take pictures of various items. Once you have a certain amount, you can then come up with ideas for an invention that will aid you in your quest. From there, you must again find the parts needed to create the invention, and then use the invention either to help you defeat enemies or build the towns.


Dark Cloud 2 PlayStation 2 Taking a picture of the moon.
Dark Cloud 2 PlayStation 2 Now to find a soul who wants to live in it.
Dark Cloud 2 PlayStation 2 Nice pose, sheriff :)
Dark Cloud 2 PlayStation 2 It's crude, but it's efficient.

Alternate Titles

  • "Dark Chronicle" -- European/Pacific Rim title

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Diehard GameFan Feb 27, 2003 10 out of 10 100
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Jul, 2003 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
RPGFan Apr 04, 2003 92 out of 100 92
Gamesmania.de Sep 23, 2003 92 out of 100 92
GamePro (US) Feb 19, 2003 4.5 out of 5 90
Eurogamer.net (UK) Sep 30, 2003 9 out of 10 90
JustPressPlay Dec 01, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Fragland.net Nov 12, 2003 73 out of 100 73
RPG Kingdom Dec 23, 2003 13 out of 20 65
RPGamer Jul 30, 2012 3 out of 5 60


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1001 Video Games

Dark Chronicle appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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Kartanym (10751) added Dark Cloud 2 (PlayStation 2) on May 18, 2003