The following is a press release from NIS
SPECTRAL SOULS U.S. RELEASE ANNOUNCED
NIS America Unveils its second Strategy Role-Playing Game for the PSP (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system
Santa Ana, Calif. (December 8, 2005) NIS America Inc. announced today its plans to release Spectral Souls for the PSP (PlayStation® Portable) handheld entertainment system. The North American release of Spectral Souls is scheduled for fall 2006.
“We are very excited to bring Spectral Souls, a game created by imagineers of Idea Factory. Along with Generation of Chaos, Spectral Souls is Idea Factory’s flagship title that is highly praised by RPG fans throughout Japan. It is a superb title with excellent game play and smooth controls. Please look forward to this amazing game,” said Haru Akenaga, president of NIS America, Inc.
About Spectral Souls
A vicious circle of violence has erupted. The battle torn continent of Neverland is caught up in a great war between good and evil once again. Now, three young soldiers rise to put an end to this madness once and for all.
In Spectral Souls, the player will switch between the three opposing kingdoms to play the Royal Demon Kingdom, the Imperial Army, or the Rebel Army. Depending on how you progress through the game with each of the forces, the story of the game will change.
- Grid based battle map
- Unique combo attack systems
- Massive item synthesis system
- Switch between the 3 main characters
About Idea Factory
Based in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan, Idea Factory is a multimedia/game software developer and publisher. Since the launch of its very first PlayStation® title in 1996, Idea Factory has been developing revolutionary Strategy RPGs like the Generation of Chaos series and Spectral Souls series. Both series are highly praised in Japan for their unique and engaging play styles. Today Idea Factory continues to offer entertainment that crosses both nations and generations.
About NIS America
NIS America is a subsidiary of Nippon Ichi Software a company infamous for its unique line of strategy RPG such as Disgaea, La Pucelle, and Phantom Brave.
In 2003, NIS America was established in Anaheim, California to publish exciting and innovative game titles for North America.
NIS America’s team members devote themselves to the fans. Our respect for our fans is at the heart of everything we do. As one of the growing strategy RPG publisher, we are committed to continuous improvement, looking forward to new standards.