Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Final Fantasy XII (PlayStation 2)

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Advertising Blurbs

www.software-pyramide.de:
    Ein episches Abenteuer voller Dramatik und Fantasie! Die Zukunft von Ivalice steht auf Messers Schneide, ein Krieg zwischen dem mächtigen Archadianischen Imperium und seinem alten Feind Rozarria scheint unausweichlich. Zwischen diesen großen Reichen liegt das winzige Königreich Dalmasca, das von den feindlichen Armeen überrollt wird... Zwei Jahre später: Der Straßenjunge Vaan aus Dalmasca träumt davon, sein von Feindtruppen besetztes Heimatland zu verlassen. Er wünscht sich, das sorglose Leben eines Luftpiraten führen zu können und große Abenteuer zu erleben. Doch um seine eigenen Träume zu verwirklichen, muss er zuerst die eines ganzen Volkes in die Tat umsetzen.

    Features

    - 1 Spieler
    - 100 KB Memory Card

    Contributed by jaXen (19738) on Mar 11, 2012.

uk.playstation.com:
    The story of an age when magic was commonplace and airships plied the skies, crowding out the heavens

    • Visible enemies with seamless transition between exploration and combat modes


    • Active Dimension Battle - a real-time battle system with freedom of movement


    • An epic narrative of warring nations with movie-quality CGI cutscenes



    Contributed by DreinIX (9422) on Apr 14, 2008.

Back of Case - (UK):

    CHALLENGE AN EMPIRE. LIBERATE A NATION.
    CHANGE THE WORLD.

    As the future of Ivalice hangs in the balance, the mighty Arcadian Empire
    edges ever closer to war with its old enemy Rozarria. Lying between them,
    the tiny kingdom of Dalmasca celebrates a royal wedding and the promise
    of future prosperity...

    Two years later, a Dalmascan street urchin named Vaan looks to the
    heavens and dreams of leaving his fallen homeland to live the life of a sky
    pirate, free to go where he will.

    He is about to learn that the freedom he craves is not easily won, and that
    to realise his dreams, he must first realise the dreams of a nation.

    The all-new Active Dimension
    Battle
    system seamlesly
    integrates exploration and
    combat. The world is now your
    battlefield.

    The revolutionary Gambit
    System
    and Licence Board
    give you complete control
    over the development and
    behaviour of your characters.


    Contributed by DreinIX (9422) on Nov 17, 2007.

Back of Case (US):

    DISCOVER

    THE SECRET THAT WILL UNRAVEL AN EMPIRE

    As war looms on the horizon, the mighty Archadian Empire begins a campaign to subjugate its neighbors. The small kingdom of Dalmasca was one such neighbor, and it is here that our tale begins.

    In a fight for freedom, fallen royalty and unlikely allies must struggle to liberate their homeland. Trace the mysteries behind the Empire's invasion and unmask the players in a drama of justice and betrayal.

    Contributed by Joshua J. Slone (4618) on Nov 12, 2006.