Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha versus the Soulless Army, set in the early 20th century, tells the story of a young detective with the power to capture demons. The story opens with our hero meeting with a young female client, who asks him, "Please kill me before my 16th birthday." From there, a group of soldiers dressed in red kidnap the girl, and a dark and intriguing adventure begins. This installment in the popular RPG series Shin Megami Tensei uses an action-RPG system, making it the most accessible game in the series, yet!
Contributed by Lampbane (2526) on Jan 13, 2009.
Raidou Kuzunoha vs. the Soulless Army
- The best of both turn based and realtime role-playing games
- Captivating detective story that veers from the delightfully traditional to the terrifyingly
- Use Raidou's ability to stun demons, capturing them to perform your bidding
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner - Raidou Kuzunoha vs. the Soulless Army is a major
departure for this PlayStation 2 RPG stalwart. Featuring a brand new third person
viewpoint and a stunning new historical setting, this latest instalment heralds the next
chapter in an intriguingly dark and incredibly involving RPG adventure.
Set in 1900s Japan, the style and gameplay exudes a sense of Japanese-Victorian culture,
Sherlock Holmes and horror-thriller all rolled into one. Taking on the role of Raidou
Kuzunoha, you're faced with a simple kidnapping investigation, leading to a macabre truth.
Contributed by DreinIX (9417) on Feb 17, 2008.