DescriptionIn 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.
There are no Xbox 360 user screenshots for this game.
There are 41 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.
Part of the Following Groups
- 3D Engine: UnrealEngine3
- Gameplay feature: Monster capture / training
- Gameplay feature: Quick Time Events / QTEs
- Middleware: SpeedTree
- Physics Engine: PhysX
There are no reviews for this game.
|Deeko||Dec 10, 2008||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Games Master||Jan, 2009||77 out of 100||77|
|Game Vortex||Dec 14, 2008||77 out of 100||77|
|videogamer.com||Nov 27, 2008||7 out of 10||70|
|Official XBox Magazine||Dec 25, 2008||7 out of 10||70|
|gameZine (UK)||Jan 28, 2009||6.5 out of 10||65|
|4Players.de||Nov 28, 2008||65 out of 100||65|
|InsideGamer||Dec 02, 2008||6 out of 10||60|
|gameZine (UK)||Jan 28, 2009||5.5 out of 10||55|
|Frictionless Insight||Feb 04, 2009||50|
|Topic||# Posts||Last Post|
|Interesting "dialogs."||11||Indra is stressed (19942)
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Related Web Sites
- The Last Remnant Website (Official website)
- Wikipedia: The Last Remnant (article in the open encyclopedia)
- X360A achievement guide (X360A's achievement guide for The Last Remnant.)
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