Game News Soul Hackers 2: The Heir to the Persona Brings His Story to Japanese RPG Fans
As the game’s release is fast approaching, the Atlus team gives us the opportunity to learn more about the background of its new role-playing game Soul Hackers 2, descended from the famous franchises Megami Tensei, Devil Summoner and Persona.
Characters with crossed destinies
Baptized “Mixed Destinies”, the new video subtitled in French for Soul Hackers 2 comes at the right time to present more in depth the cross objectives of the different protagonists. Visible in auto-play, this informative trailer therefore only focuses on the scenario of this new RPG, and not on its gameplay. But by the release of the game on August 26, the Atlus team is likely to come back at length to the other specificities of this title announced both on PC and Xbox and PlayStation consoles.
Under the yoke of the forces that bind their lives, will Ringo be able to help his human companions to get rid of their mixed destinies? Unlock the future and prevent the apocalypse in Soul Hackers 2, coming soon to PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC. – Atlus
Prevent the apocalypse in Soul Hackers 2
Announced as the sequel to Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers, this new installment is billed as “a supernatural RPG populated by colorful summoners in a dangerous cyberpunk Japan”. Accelerated by its own technological advances, humanity is now the target of demon summoners split into two rival clans: the Yatagarasu and the Ghost Society..
In this context entirely dominated by digital data emerges the entity Aion, which is in a way the physical representation of collective thoughts. In order to avoid an end of the world that seems inevitable, Aion creates two agents, Ringo and Figue.commissioned to try to stop the butterfly effect and its disastrous consequences.
Offered in a version with French subtitles, this new trailer for Soul Hackers 2 provides an interesting insight into how the protagonists will come to cross paths, even oppose each other, in order to carry out their respective missions. Halfway between the occult, science fiction and cyberpunk, Soul Hackers 2 will rely on the strengthening of bonds between heroes, but also on the recruitment of demons, to be part of the great tradition of Devil Summoner, Mega Ten and others personas that made Atlus famous.
The role-playing game Soul Hackers 2 is expected on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC from August 26.