Quantcast
Devil Survivor 2 needs 1,800 pre-orders to come to Europe - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2  



Devil Survivor 2 needs 1,800 pre-orders to come to Europe


1:00 AM on 07.29.2013
Devil Survivor 2 EuropeDevil Survivor 2 needs 1,800 pre-orders to come to Europe photo



Releasing a Nintendo DS game isn't as easy as it once was. Now that its successor has taken off, the venerable portable isn't receiving much support from retailers, and those looking to release titles on the aged system must resort to some pretty drastic measures. 

Ghostlight is trying to do just that with Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 in Europe. Whether the title will come to the territory remains to be seen. The publisher asserts it will require at least 1,800 pre-orders in order to break even on manufacturing costs. 

Pre-orders for the strategy role-playing game were initially planned to go live last week. That didn't happen. Ghostlight hit a snag with the content in the European version and is still awaiting final approval. In the meantime, the publisher has announced a pair of different ways players can acquire the title.

Should the pre-order quota be achieved, Ghostlight will be offering a bundle including Devil Survivor: Overclocked with a £10.00 discount in addition to a standalone release. If the campaign fails, pre-orders for the standalone package will be refunded. Those that ordered the bundle would receive a partial refund alongside a discounted copy of Overclocked.

Devil Survivor 2 pre-orders delayed [Ghostlight via GoNintendo]








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2



3:00 PM on 09.02.2013
Devil Survivor 2 hits pre-order goal, will come to Europe

Devil Survivor 2 is officially coming to Europe, Ghostlight has announced. Given retailers are no longer interested in stocking Nintendo DS titles, the distributor needed at least 1,800 pre-orders to break even on manufa...more



8:00 AM on 02.28.2012
Review: Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2

Atlus gave DS owners a strategy game treat when they mixed the demon collecting, fusing, and turn-based battles of the Shin Megami Tensei series with a classic tactical RPG formula in 2009's Devil Survivor, bringing fans out ...more



5:30 PM on 01.30.2012
Preview: Devil Survivor 2 is great, has high-set boobs

Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor was like a dream come true for me. One of my most-loved game makers took my favorite genre (strategy role-playing) and fused it with the demon collecting fun and turn-based battles of other ...more



6:00 PM on 11.29.2011
First English screens for DS game SMT: Devil Survivor 2

Atlus has sent along the first localized screens for upcoming DS SRPG Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2. There's also the game's box art, seen for the first time today. It's been awhile since we've heard anything about thi...more




Role-Playing Games

12:15 PM on 10.24.2014
Treat for Sony fans: PlayStation gets temporary Costume Quest 2 exclusivity

This ain't no trick -- things are lookin' pretty sweet for PlayStation owners that want to do battle with some Grubbins just in time for Halloween. Sony's announced that it has a temporary console exclusive for Costume ...more



12:00 PM on 10.24.2014
The Witcher 3 intro cinematic: Yep, still want this

Eye-boring crow! Eye-boring crow!  Gameplay, of course.more



11:30 AM on 10.24.2014
Review: Fantasy Life

One of the biggest gripes I hear from friends interested in but hesitant to play Japanese role-playing games is that they're too "complicated." It's a sentiment I've never understood; several take great pains to be accessible...more



View all Role-Playing Games






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more