IRVINE, Calif. - August 15, 2008 Atlus U.S.A., Inc., today announced a preorder bonus item for Yggdra Union, a card-based strategy RPG for the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system. Exclusively at GameStop stores and GameStop.com, customers who preorder a copy of Yggdra Union will receive a limited run soundtrack CD. Previously a Japan-exclusive, 56 tracks of music from the game have been beautifully remade.
Availability will be limited; preorder by September 16 to guarantee a copy! Don’t miss your chance to own this collectible!
Originally released for Game Boy Advance to warm praise, Yggdra Union is stunningly redone and loaded with enhancements, including fully remastered audio and visuals (including the artwork of famed character designer and manga artist Satoko Kiyuzuki), dual language dialogue with both Japanese and English, a widescreen aspect ratio, additional difficulty settings, new unlockable content, and more… all exclusive to the PSP system!
Yggdra Union is currently scheduled for release on September 16.
Pre-order your copy of Yggdra Union at GameStop.com: http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?product_id=72177
For more information on Yggdra Union, visit the official website: http://www.atlus.com/yggdraunion
About Yggdra Union
Ruled by a royal family believed to be descended from the gods, Fantasinia is a prosperous and tranquil land— until the peace is shattered by the invading forces of the Empire of Bronquia. Led by the young Emperor Gulcasa, who seized power in a brutal coup d’etat, Bronquia’s Imperial Army cuts a bloody swath through the people of Fantasinia and the Royal Armies of King Ordene. Princess Yggdra Yuril Artwaltz, the sole survivor of the royal family, escapes with the kingdom’s only hope: the holy sword Gran Centurio. Fleeing to the southern tip of the continent, she encounters an unusual thief named Milanor, a young man destined to help liberate the people of her kingdom...
• Break-the-mold strategy system– Turn-based strategy meets real-time action in this innovative battle mechanic! Build your strongest deck of cards to rain down special attacks, monitor the aggression meter to adjust the power of each hit, and create troop unions that will overwhelm the enemy’s numbers.
• Rebuilt for the PSP® system– Yggdra Union is brand new again on the PSP® system, boasting remastered audio and visuals, new playable characters, additional missions, difficulty options, widescreen support, and dual English and Japanese voiceover tracks.
• Unlock even greater rewards– There is more to Yggdra Union than can be revealed in a single game. With 3 different endings plus a hidden ending and secret characters, there’s tons of treasure for a true gamer to uncover.
Yggdra Union has been rated“T” for Teen with Mild Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes, and Partial Nudity by the ESRB.
About Atlus U.S.A., Inc.
Located in Irvine, California and founded in 1991, Atlus U.S.A., Inc. is renowned for its proud tradition of publishing exceptional role-playing games with strong niche appeal. The Atlus library of critically acclaimed video games includes Odin Sphere, Trauma Center series, and the award-winning Shin Megami Tensei series. For more information, visit http://www.atlus.com.
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Ben Karl, Odyssey Public Relations
Aram Jabbari, Atlus U.S.A., Inc.