Shin Megami Tensei IV gameplay footage released

2013.05.22 08:13:24 by andy category : Games Games & Anime Tags :Atlus Nintendo 3DS Shin Megami Tensei IV

A 10 minute gameplay video for Atlus’ Shin Megami Tensei IV game for the Nintendo 3DS has been released. The opening sequence, basic game system, demon troops, the “Niyari” battle function, “whisper events,” and party death consequences are covered in the video.

The game will be released in Japan on May 23rd for 6,890 yen (approximately US$69) and pre-orders will recieve a sound & art collection for the game as well. North American fans will be able to purchase the game July 16th for US$49.99, which includes a strategy and design book, a Shin Megami Tensei Music Collection CD, and a slipcase.



In 1492, the kingdom of East Mikado is protected by high walls, with the castle and its king at the center. A young warrior, 18 years old, has just been chosen to become a Samurai, one who, with the aid of a special tool called a Gauntlet, will serve as a secret protector of the city. It is the duty of the Samurai to exterminate a demon threat of which its citizens are unaware. However, the situation is not as simple as human versus demon; There are factions within the human group that must be discovered and understood in order for alliances to be formed, paths set, and the destiny of the world decided.


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