The Last Remnant

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In The Last Remnant, the player controls the young hero Rush Sykes on a quest to rescue his kidnapped sister. While chasing after the mysterious kidnappers, Rush gains the aid of the Four Generals of Athlum: Emma the Mitra (a human), Torgal the Sovani (a four-armed feline), Blocter the Yama (a hulking fish creature), and Pagus the Qsiti (a humanoid frog), as well as their ruler, Marquis David whose soul is bound to the remnant (magical artifact) weapon Gae Bolg. What starts as a rescue mission, later unfolds a more sinister plot of greater powers.

The Last Remnant is an RPG in the Final Fantasy and SaGa series tradition. What sets The Last Remnant apart is its turn-based, large-scale battle system in which players control entire units of combatants. Units may be filled with the game's main characters, special mercenary leaders or generic soldiers. Battles consist of melees and the use of so-called 'arts' - weapon, item and magical proficiencies. Unit interaction plays an important tactical role in combat as they can block, assault, surround and support enemy and friendly units. Players can also take on a multitude of side quests issued by local guilds in addition to following the main storyline.

The windows version offers the choice between Japanese or English voice-overs, improved character animations, multiple leader units can form unions, and a faster gameplay option during battles.


The Last Remnant Windows Magic strike
The Last Remnant Windows Entering the city.
The Last Remnant Windows With timeshift you can pull in battle more monsters.
The Last Remnant Windows Weapons shop

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Critic Reviews Xbox 360 Dec 02, 2008 9 out of 10 90 Xbox 360 Feb 17, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpy Xbox 360 Nov 25, 2008 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70 Windows Mar 23, 2009 13 out of 20 65
gamrReview Xbox 360 Jan 28, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65 Xbox 360 Dec 09, 2008 6.5 out of 10 65
3D Juegos Xbox 360 Nov 26, 2008 6.5 out of 10 65
XboxAddict Xbox 360 Dec 14, 2008 5.8 out of 10 58
Thunderbolt Games Xbox 360 Apr 12, 2009 5 out of 10 50
Game industry News (GiN) Xbox 360 Jan 16, 2009 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50


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