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Suikoden II (1998)

Gensô suikoden II (original title)
Three years after the Gate Rune War, the 108 Stars of Destiny once again gather to protect the City-State of Jowston from the invading Kingdom of Highland, led by the demonic Luca Blight.

Director:

Yoshitaka Murayama

Writers:

Yoshitaka Murayama (scenario), Yoshitaka Murayama
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After years of war between the Kingdom of Highland and the City-State of Jowston, the two nations have signed a peace agreement. The demonic Prince Luca Blight of Highland, determined to destroy the State, stages a massacre of the Youth Brigade the night before they are supposed to return home. Two boys, Riou and Jowy manage to escape, and find themselves branded as traitors by Highland. They soon find themselves in possession of two halves of the Rune of the Beginning, sealed by the leading generals of Highland and Jowston years earlier. Each in possession of one half of the rune, they are fated to fight each other. Riou bands together the squabbling factions of the State, while Jowy betrays the State and becomes a leading figure in the Highland Army. Together, these two boys and the 108 Stars of Destiny will determine the outcome of the war. Written by Kefka-3

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Official Sites:

Konami [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

7 September 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Suikoden II is the most expensive Playstation 1 game due to poor sales. It is now available on the Playstation 3 Network. See more »

Quotes

Nina: Omigosh he was *so* cool! It's as if he was, like, fighting just for me!
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the best game off all time
29 March 2004 | by tomi-vaistoSee all my reviews

this game is just simply amazing,the music is unbelievable,the characters,script,places,pacing,control and everything is a perfect 100/100 the best game i have ever played,i was very lucky to have stumbled on it, i liked the ff-series but i didnt care much about the rpg genre in general,then i saw this game in a magazine, i thought another rpg,but could be good. then one day i was bored and i had an idea, i will buy a game i went to a store and looked at the shelf they kept games in,there wasnt much that interessed me i saw this game and thought"ok then...." i bought it and went home and started to play, i was a bit dissapointed at first but then it sucked me in like no other game ever before!!!!! 100/100


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