Atlus officially announced Soul Hackers 2 and set its release date. The title will be available for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC on August 25, 2022 in Japan and August 26, 2022 in North America and Europe. The game was initially teased through a special promotional website that has now transformed into the official website for the title.
The announcement trailer for Soul Hackers 2 provided a look into its various systems and characters. This includes areas players will traverse in the game, like the fictional Karakucho. You can get a brief look at combat in the trailer, which showcases monsters from the Shin Megami Tensei series. The trailer also revealed that a party will consist of four characters. Additionally, the title will feature a heavily stylized user interface.
You can watch the trailer below.
You can watch the trailer with English subtitles below.
The trailer also provided a brief look into the narrative of the game. Players will assume the role of Ringo, a super intelligent artificial being, as she allies with other characters to participate in a war between Devil Summoners to save the world. More information about Soul Hackers 2 will appear in the future.
Soul Hackers 2 will release on August 25, 2022 in Japan and August 26, 2022 in North American and Europe for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC.