Soul Hackers 2 for PS5, PS4, Xbox, & PC Gets New Trailers Revealing Characters, Gameplay, & Basilisk

Today Atlus released two more trailers for its upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2, showing one of the demons of the game and more.

Today Atlus released two more trailers for its upcoming JRPG Soul Hackers 2, showing one of the demons of the game and more.

The first trailer explains the setting of the game, then moves on to the playable character Saizo, his ex-girlfriend and current antagonist Ash, and finally touches on demon fusion and progression.

Do keep in mind that this trailer has English subtitles, so remember to activate them.

The second is the usual daily trailer and we get the reveal of Basilisk, another demon that has been around basically forever in the SMT franchise and was also included in Shin Megami Tensei V.

As usual, the trailer also includes the daily horoscope, which places Leo at the top of the fortune ranking and Sagittarius at the very bottom.

Soul Hackers 2 releases for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC (Steam and Windows Store) on August 26, just one day after the Japanese launch on August 25.

You can check out the original trailer, plenty of screenshots, a second gallerymore images, even more screenshots, a video explaining the gameplay, and another.

Previous daily trailers include another revealing Unicornone showing Moh Shuvuuone showcasing Setantaone revealing Byakkoone focusing on a convenience store, and one showcasing Principality.

Here’s how Atlus officially describes the game:

“Soul Hackers 2 inherits the essence of Devil Summoner: Soul Hacker, while evolving the game concept with a more defined art style, addictive RPG gameplay and ATLUS’s next-level storytelling. Set in the Shin Megami Tensei universe, Soul Hackers 2 follows a brand new story about two Agents of Aion, Ringo and Figure, and their fight to stop the destruction of the world.

Produced and directed by Eiji Ishida and Mitsuru Hirata, other featured staff includes music composed by MONACA, character designs by Shirow Miwa and Production Manager Shinjiro Takata.”

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Proud weeb hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long-standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality), MMORPGs, and visual novels are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans on Earth of the flight simulator genre.