Suikoden II PlayStation

  • Publisher: Konami
  • Release Date: Aug 31, 1999
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Generally favorable reviews - based on 8 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 173 Ratings

Summary: Sequel to the early PlayStation RPG. As a member of the Alliance, a military force only really hinted at in the original, you play the unwitting hero of the game: an orphan who has been raised by a quiet, unassuming battle hero in a seemingly ancient war. Alongside you in the ranks is your best friend Jowy, a boy born of nobility but who has never been able to receive approval in his stubborn father's eyes. As the game begins, you are immediately tossed into a tale of political strife, betrayal and war on a grand scale beyond your scope in the early stages. As the game wears on, the plot will twist, turn and develop in numerous ways that expose the personalities of each of the characters involved. The battle system is turn-based, with the option to equip Runes for special abilities, combine party member attacks to create chain combos or devastating spells, and the option to run the battle in Auto mode.
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Rating: T
Developer: Konami
Genre(s): Role-Playing, Console-style RPG
Number of Players:1 Player
ESRB Descriptors:Mild Animated Violence Suggestive Themes
Cast Credit
Kiyohiko Yamane Sound Programmer
Miki Higashino Music Composer
Fumi Ishikawa Character Design
Ken Ogasawara Producer
Jason Enos Product Manager
Chris Mike Director Of Marketing
Cherrie McKinnon Marketing Commuications Manager
Tomoko Yoshida Creative Services Coordinator
Hidehiko Kouyama Monster Design
Jun Saitou Object Design
Takamichi Shibuya Background Design
Akiyoshi Oota Main Program
Tsuguo Shinpou Movies
Yoshitaka Murayama Writer/Creator
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Awards & Rankings

#4 Most Discussed PS1 Game of 1999
#5 Most Shared PS1 Game of 1999