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Grandia II (PlayStation 2)

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Advertising Blurbs

Back of Case - PlayStation 2 (UK):

    Each Shall Rise To Face
    Their Destiny

    "Grandia II is an outstanding RPG."
    IGN.com

    Throughout the history of the realm, the most fabled times were those of great deeds and fantastic adventures, with magic and battles to inspire kings. Such a time was the era of Grandia. Such a tale is the trial of Ryudo.

    Enter a visually astounding world brimming with Real-Time 3D graphics, 20 minutes of high-resolution, computer graphics animation.

    Grow your characters with near-limitless flexibility and experience one of the most critically acclaimed combat engines in the RPG history.

    Over a thousand Non Playable Characters animations.

    Contributed by TechSmurfy (833) on May 26, 2012.

Back of Keep Case - Windows (Germany):

    Ein neues Epos beginnt!

    In der Geschichte des Königreiches waren die glorreichsten Zeiten von großen Heldne und fantastischen Abenteuern erfüllt. Dies waren Epochen, in denen Magie und legendäre Schlachten zwischen Gut und Böse das Volk in ihren Bann zogen. Solch eine Zeit war die Ära von Grandia. Solch eine Legende ist die Prüfung Ryudos.

    • Betreten Sie eine atemberaubende Welt mit einer fantastischen Echzeit-3D-Grafik und 20 Minuten hochauflösender Videosequenzen.
    • Erweitern Sie Ihre Charaktere mit beinahe unbegrenzten Variationsmöglichkeiten und erleben Sie eines der meistbejubelten Kampfsysteme in der Rollenspielgeschichte.
    • Treffen Sie auf Ihre Reise über 1000 verschiedene Charaktere.

    Contributed by jaXen (20932) on Dec 21, 2010.

Back of Keep Case ( Ubi Soft eXclusive Release):
    Throughout the history of the realm, the most fabled times were those of great deeds and fantastic adventures, with magic and battles to inspire kings. Such a time was the era of Grandia. Such a tale is the trial of Ryudo.

  • Enter a visually astounding world with more than 5 hours of beautiful cinematics.
  • Grow your characters with near-limitless flexibility and experience one of the most critically acclaimed engines in the RPG history.
  • Over a thousand Non Playable Characters animations.

    Contributed by コナン (76898) on Dec 10, 2004.

Back of Box - PlayStation 2:

    Each Shall Rise to Face Their Destiny



    Featuring All New Never Before Seen Cinematics!

    "Grandia II is an outstanding RPG" IGN.com

    Throughout the history of the realm, the most fabled times were those of great deeds and fantastic adventures, with magic and battles to inspire kings. Such a time was the era of Grandia. Such a tale is the trial of Ryudo. Enter a visually astounding world brimming with real-time 3D graphics, 20 minutes of high-res CG animation, and over a thousand NPCs. Grow your characters with near-limitless flexibility, and experience one of the most critically acclaimed combat engines in RPG history

    Contributed by Corn Popper (69754) on Nov 01, 2002.

Ubi Soft website:
    Grandia 2

    Ryudo has been sent to protect a young priestess who has to participate in a ceremony in a distant land.

    Game Features:

    Innovative Battle System - With a battle system so unique, it can only be classified as partially turn based, partially realtime

    Fully 3D World - The entire world is rendered in 3D - with over 1000 characters to interact with

    Audio Voiceovers - Audio voiceovers accompany cinematic cut scenes

    Strong cast of characters - Each character harbors their own dark secrets

    Licensed from ESP/Game Arts by Ubi Soft Entertainment. Original game 2000 Game Arts. English Translation 2000 Ubi Soft Entertainment. Grandia is a trademark of Game Arts Co., Ltd. Character designs by Youshi Kanoe. "Carro" character design by Atsuko Nishida. World designs by Katsumi Aizaki and Masashi Hazama. Ubi Soft Entertainment and the Ubi Soft logo are registered trademarks of Ubi Soft, Inc. Sega, Dreamcast and the Dreamcast logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Sega Enterprises, LTD. All rights reserved.

    Available for: Dreamcast

    Contributed by msl (335) on May 24, 2001.