Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Gets Its Very First Trailer

By Ishaan . June 6, 2012 . 9:55am

Atlus have released the first trailer for the Nintendo 3DS version of Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers in Japan, via Famitsu.com. Take a look at the footage below:

 

 

Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers will be released on August 30th in Japan. Atlus announced in this week’s Famitsu magazine that the game will include the first trailer for Shin Megami Tensei IV.


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  • Carlos Escalante

    I’d be all over this if it wasn’t for the first person view and probably random battles….even though I’ve played RPGs for years that is one aspect I do not miss. I just couldn’t tolerate P1 on PSP for more than 10 hours because of it, battles were to frequent and too long and exploration was a drag. For that reason I didn’t get P2 on PSP even though I’m interested in the setting :(.

    • l777l

      I can relate to that.

    • SolidusSnake

      I’d imagine (or at least hope) that this game is a hell of a lot better than P1. P1P was pretty bad… terrible, uninspired level design and ridiculously clunky battles are for the birds.

      • cj_iwakura

        It is. This is more like Strange Journey.

        • SolidusSnake

          What GREAT NEWS! I love Strange Journey. :3

    • cj_iwakura

      Soul Hackers’ battle frequency isn’t too bad at all. I frequently could go 20-30 steps without a fight.

    • Herok ♞

       but persona 2 is 3rd person over head more like 3 or 4 not 1 with 1st person.

  • Vampiric

    i want this localized stat

  • http://twitter.com/#!/Leafy_Cam Leafhopper

     Ah so no SMT 4 trailer until after the game is out? So long away.

  • http://chronotwist.deviantart.com/ JustThisOne

    “…that the game will include the first trailer for Shin Megami Tensei IV.

    :O
    :O
    :O!!!!!

    Also, good trailer. Is that the original Soul Hackers music remixed in the beginning and end, or am I just crazy?

  • http://twitter.com/#!/kaishou Kaishou

    loving this trailer background music.

    [edit - I'm looping this video. The voice sound so familiar!]

  • Xapth

    Atlus, just take my monies, ALL OF THEM!

  • http://twitter.com/NintyBound Ninten

    Not a fan of the music. It has that Persona vibe.

    • malek86

      I assume that is just a new opening theme or something. The original soundtrack is very different, and I doubt they changed it.

    • http://www.facebook.com/MoD.Balushi Mod Balushi

      the music didn’t even feel like your everyday jpop to me 

    • takopako

      doesnt sound like persona at all to me. and if it had, maybe i would have liked it.

    • LightZero

      It doesn’t sound like a Persona in particular P3/P4 (not P1/P2) song. It reminds me of a good sci-fi like anime music if anything. I actually liked it. More than likely they will have two options like in IS and EP for the original and arranged music. Plus have the original opening.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=749504598 Shane Guidaboni

    I got chills. I didn’t get a Persona vibe with the music. It sounded more electronica than pop.  

  • l777l

    PAL and US-NTSC releases please.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Dylan-Ng/100000854638739 Dylan Ng

    Wow, I got a “Tron” vibe from the trailer… SOLD. I just have to bear the “gun”……..

    And did Hitomi get an “upgrade”? Two chick in one? Ummmm……yay?

    • http://twitter.com/#!/kaishou Kaishou

      It has always been like that since the original. The other chick is named Nemissa and as you probably can already tell, she’s a demon. Not going to say much more than that due to spoiler

  • http://www.facebook.com/MoD.Balushi Mod Balushi

    i want this game more then anything right now….

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Richard-Viet-Nguyen/100000070536507 Richard Viet Nguyen

    Man, why must all these awesome games be coming out on the one system I don’t have…..

    • SolidusSnake

      Man up and get a 3DS.

      • http://www.facebook.com/people/Richard-Viet-Nguyen/100000070536507 Richard Viet Nguyen

        Now accepting donations.

  • Jose Antonio Escamilla Ramirez

    Ayako voice???

  • Roberto Armando Iraheta

    Makes me glad I got a 3DS. :)

  • AlteisenX

    One of the SMT titles I’ve always been interested in but haven’t had means to play… Atlus you can fix this ;D.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=509331050 Kelsley Campbell

    I’m going to cry buckets of tears if this doesn’t come out in North America.

    • Zeik56

      I can’t see any reason Atlus wouldn’t bring it over. The only game I have any reason to question is EP PSP. Stuff like this and SMT4 are pretty much a guarantee.

  • http://twitter.com/FaithlessMr Bruno Silva

    Can’t wait to see this in action! So good!

  • LightZero

    Awesome I can’t wait to play this game. I’ve been wanting to play P2′s (my personal favorite megaten) equal for a few years now. This will definitely be a treat for us megaten fans.

  • Nathan_GreeneIV

    I hear Daisuke Ono and Kazuya Nakai in this video. hmm I wonder when will it come out oversea thats the real dilemma. 

  • Julien_N

    Hum, that’s a cool trailer, save for the music, which isn’t bad at all but maybe not that fitting. I prefer the original opening music http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kATVGVLqfo8
    Oh, and…am I the only one who noticed that Spooky’s name is friggin’ Masahiro Sakurai? Of course, name similarites happen, but this coincidence is so striking, I had to pause the video to be sure I wasn’t hallucinating or misreading. O_o

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Alexander-Groce/100000039461956 Alexander Groce

       The original opening music was terrible.

  • http://twitter.com/RawrofJustice 765Pro | Rawr

    I need this in my life.

  • klkAlexar

    I can’t believe we will have to wait that long for SMTIV. I’m pumped for this, but I’m way more excited for SMTIV. 

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