Talk to her and she'll get pulled by some force and will drop a pretty good accesory. There are also special techniques characters can learn that can be assigned to the L1 and R1 buttons. Up to four characters can be in battle simultaneously, with the player controlling one and the computer handling the others. Kenny, son of Ronyx from the first game, is a new ensign in struggling to remove himself from his famous father's shadow. Weapon stats Special effects Customizing Information Where to find the weapon Weapons Format Multiple Users Image Weapon Name Equip? No, I'm not just saying that. Characters gain from battle and level up as a result, becoming gradually stronger as time passes and more battles are fought.
Combat itself Is innovative--even fun-if you switch it to full real-time mode. During battle scenes, players can choose Specialty Attacks which are learned during the course of the game. Swimming in Star Star Ocean lets you play as one of two main characters, Claude or Rena both stories intertwine --along the way, you'll flirt with your companions, unravel Rena's heritage, deal with Claude's paternal issues, and search for a mystical object called the Sorcery Globe. Even its computers still function. Weapon stats Special effects Customizing Information Where to find the weapon Selling prices assume you haven't used Identify All! After that, you must leave Phynal and view a Private Action in Centropolis.
This first mission is to survey the planet , where a mysterious energy field appears. You can now fly to and enter the secret dungeon on the desert island to the southwest of the map. Almost immediately afterwards, monsters began appearing, and natural disasters occurred with increasing frequency and intensity. Doing so will return you to Arlia in Expel. There are also secret endings involving characters outside of the party.
He activates a teleporter and ends up stranded on the primitive planet of Expel, where he saves the other main character Rena Lanford from a rampaging monster. It is the second game in the series and the first game in the series to be released outside Japan, arriving in North America in May 1999 and Europe in April 2000, by. It's one of the highlights of my childhood gaming experiences. It somehow survived oxidation being in an atmosphere , the effects of solar radiation, and weathering. Unfortunately, Energy Nede is destroyed completely. Even Rena was born before anything recognizably hominid appeared on Earth, and Nedians from her time and Nedians in the present day look exactly the same. Star Ocean: Second Evolution is the remake of.
Whichever character you don't pick in the beginning winds up in your party, is still a main character, and is an available love interest. This limits the player-controlled character to only two techniques in battle, but they can be swapped out of battle. While they both follow the same linear storyline, they occasionally have branching paths and dialogues, giving this game quite a lot of replay value, and that's not even counting the two-hundred-something endings this game has on top of the two main viewpoints. The same engine that was used for , produced at the same time as this game. If this was about distance in space rather than in time, then wouldn't even begin to cover it.
On the downside, the writing is awful. Though he explains that he is not the Hero of Light, Claude offers to investigate the Sorcery Globe, in the hopes that it might help lead him home. It is the sixth Star Ocean game released. Once you have multiple characters in your party which can number up to eight, with four on the battlefield at once , you can combine specials to create a Super Specialty. Then, you need to save at the final save point at Fienal.
Unlockable Unlockable Defeat 2,000 monsters. Despite his appearance, Bowman is a skilled fighter who craves for adventure. Soo ooooo: , some hero with a laser gun sword. Also, Blue Sphere and 's manual confirm that every party member, except possibly Welch, was recruited. Pickpocket: Linga in Bowman scene 1 found in Eluria Tower. On the other hand, Star Ocean also co-starred Admiral Ronixis J.
You actually can finish the game without ever knowing anything about Philia and Dr. OverviewStar Ocean: The Second Story is a Japanese Role-Playing game developed by and released in 1999 under the publisher , before they merged with. Upon getting close to it, the machine activates, teleporting him to Expel. At approximately the same time, Rena is resting in a forest just outside her village,. You may or may not ever even appear.
Its history stretches back longer than the existence of any kind of life on Earth. Race: Nedian Type: Mage Gender: Female Age: 17 years old Celine is a child of well known mages from Mars Village. This would have been a good thing if not for the fact that they are all very nice people. He is the boyfriend of Opera Vectra. The overall plot remains the same for each, but there are certain scenes and characters exclusive to each. There are ten other playable characters in the game, though the player can only recruit six of them to fill out their eight-member party, and some recruitment choices will make other characters no longer available. It might feel strange to call the female lead a breakout character, but in the wider franchise and for any crossover material outside the franchise, she is the undisputed most-loved character out of any of her franchise-mates.
By honing your machine-building skill, for instance, you can supposedly create all 300 items in the game although this is the trickiest skill to use. It was first released for the , and unlike , did get a Western release. For starters, your characters can learn an enormous variety of Skills--everything from cooking to machinery operation--and you can tweak these talents to build Super Skills only two characters can wield together. Just see Welch's introduction in Second Evolution, and mentioned above. Archived from on May 24, 2013. Opera crash landed on Expel while searching for her boyfriend named Ernest. In terms of gameplay, the game has been virtually unchanged.