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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers  



3DS gets Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers


8:30 AM on 12.19.2012



I looooooove you, Atlus. What a nice little Christmas surprise!

If you know your SMT (and I know plenty of you do), you'll know that we missed out on Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers here. It was released on the Saturn and PlayStation in Japan in the late 1990s, but the west never saw it.

This first-person, dungeon crawling, cyberpunk-ish RPG is now coming to the Nintendo 3DS with new enhancements and a full English localization. Atlus is shooting for Spring 2013 for release in the US. 

In it, you'll fight and/or team up with demons to fight other demons. Soul Hackers features 30 new demons, a new opening, a new theme song, better controls, and better load times. Oh, and the 3DS bottm screen will be used for a map. Upon completition, you'll have access to a new dungeon where you'll run into Raidou Kuzunoha!

Enjoy a new trailer and a few new screenshots this morning.

I. Cannot. Wait.

 

 

3DS gets Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo
3DS gets Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo
3DS gets Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo
3DS gets Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo




Euro-in luck: Soul Hackers set for September 20 in Europe photo


Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers hits Europe in September photo


Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers comes to Europe photo


Here are our winners: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers  photo


Tell us your SMT favs for Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo


Review: Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers photo


Deep demon hacking in Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers  photo


Take a peek at combat in Shin Megami Tensei: Soul Hackers photo


Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers has less English voicework  photo


Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers gets first English trailer photo


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6:00 AM on 08.19.2013
Euro-in luck: Soul Hackers set for September 20 in Europe

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Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers hits Europe in September

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Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers comes to Europe

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4:00 PM on 04.16.2013
Here are our winners: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers

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Deep demon hacking in Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers

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Take a peek at combat in Shin Megami Tensei: Soul Hackers

Atlus has returned with yet another trailer for Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers. This time it's all about the combat. Giving players a brief overview of what they can expect from the first-person dungeon cra...more



5:00 AM on 02.28.2013
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The North American version Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers will have less voice acting than its Japanese counterpart. That's not necessarily a bad thing though. According to Atlus USA, the slight reduction in content h...more



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