Luminous Arc (Nintendo DS)

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Description

Luminous Arc is a strategy role-playing game.

The story is set in a world in which there are two groups in apparent opposition: the Luminous church, and the witches.

During the course of the story, the player controls a party made up of orphans who have been raised by the Luminous church. They are called the Garden Children, and are tasked with the condemnation of witches. However, soon after the beginning of the story, it becomes evident that things are not as clear-cut as they initially seem.

Structurally, the party moves from area to area, and the plot advances as the player progresses through battles. Equipment may be powered up through the use of a vitae forging system. Also, relationships with characters may be strengthened during post-fight "intermissions," leading to some bonuses in future battles.

Screenshots

Luminous Arc Nintendo DS The Witch of Immolation bids a taunting farewell to her young foes.
Luminous Arc Nintendo DS Saki accurately deduces what Vanessa the Witch is doing at the bar.
Luminous Arc Nintendo DS The Water Witch, Mel, has a few laughs at her foes' expense.
Luminous Arc Nintendo DS Saki starts realizing that there is more to the Witches than she's been told.

Alternate Titles

  • "ルミナスアーク" -- Japanese title.

User Reviews

"Arc" de Triomphe! So Hai (343) 3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars3.29 Stars

Critic Reviews

The Review Busters 2008 9 out of 10 90
Jive Magazine Aug 17, 2007 4.5 out of 5 90
RPGFan Aug 14, 2007 85 out of 100 85
Gamer 2.0 Aug 27, 2007 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Aug 24, 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
Deeko 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Freaks 365 2007 7.2 out of 10 72
Super Play Sep, 2007 6 out of 10 60
Game Informer Magazine Sep, 2007 6 out of 10 60
Legendra Apr 27, 2008 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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inkymorning (17) added Luminous Arc (Nintendo DS) on Oct 03, 2007