The following is a press release from NIS
ATELIER IRIS 2 ~THE AZOTH OF DESTINY~
IS NOW AVAILABLE AT RETAIL STORES NATIONWIDE
Atelier Iris 2 ~The Azoth of Destiny~ for the PlayStation®2
Computer Entertainment System is in stores now.
Santa Ana, Calif. (April 25, 2006) - NIS America, announced
today that Atelier Iris 2 ~The Azoth of Destiny~ for the PlayStation®2
Computer Entertainment System has shipped to North American
retailers and is in stores now.
The sequel to last year’s sleeper RPG hit, Atelier
Iris ~Eternal Mana~, Atelier Iris 2 ~The Azoth of Destiny~
features improved battle and synthesis systems. The engaging
story and faster battles bring more excitement to the RPG
About Atelier Iris 2 ~Azoth of Destiny~
When the alchemy paradise of Eden is shattered, a young boy
named Felt must travel to the mysterious world of Belkhyde
to prevent his world from total destruction. Aided by Viese,
his best friend and foster sister, Felt must discover the
cause of Eden’s peril, and restore his home.
In Atelier Iris 2 ~The Azoth of Destiny~ players
will engage enemies in battle, utilizing the revolutionary
Action Cost Time Battle (ACTB) System. Players will have to
strategize their attacks, choosing from quick Charge Attacks,
enemy delaying Break Attacks, and powerful Skill Attacks to
Atelier Iris 2 ~The Azoth of Destiny~ allows players
to switch between the two main characters. There are two separate
stories for the main characters, the battle heavy story of
Felt, and the alchemy-researching story of Viese.
- Revolutionary Action Cost Time Battle System.
- Main character switch system.
- Extensive Alchemy Synthesis system, with over 300 craftable
- Run, jump, and use items like an action game.
About Gust Co., LTD.
Gust Co., LTD. (Gust) was established on October 1st, 1993
in Nagano, Japan as an entertainment software developer. Gust
is well known for developing the popular Atelier series, as
well as for being the very first video game publisher in Nagano,
Japan. Gust strives to create sensible new games that continually
advance gaming technology to fulfill the dreams and expectations
of their fans around the world.
About NIS America, Inc.
NIS America, Inc. (NIS America) subsidiary of Nippon Ichi
Software, Inc. of Japan (Nippon Ichi Software), established
its North American operations on December 24, 2003. Based
in Santa Ana, California, NIS America, Inc. is a game software
publisher.that localizes, markets, and publishes Nippon Ichi
Software titles among others. Some of NIS America’s most popular
titles include Disgaea: Hour of Darkness, Phantom
Brave, and Makai Kingdom ~Chronicles of the Sacred
Tome~ for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system.
Nippon Ichi Software was founded in 1994 in Gifu, Japan,
as an entertainment software company. Since then Nippon Ichi
Software has grown into an international company focused on
creating innovative video game products.
NIS America is committed to marketing the most innovative
and creative titles in the industry. We at NIS America will
continue to work hard to bring exciting new titles to satisfy
both our fans and new users.