Namco Hometek Inc. announced today the upcoming North American release of Xenosaga Episode II: Jenseits von Gut und Böse. The premier role playing game is being developed by Monolith Software, Inc., the company responsible for Xenosaga Episode I: Der Wille der Macht.
“More than one million people embraced Xenosaga Episode I, so there is an amazing following already in place for this sequel,” said Rod Nakamoto, Executive Vice President of Research and Development for Namco Hometek Inc. “Xenosaga Episode II is sure to give players the quintessential role playing game experience.” Players will attempt to uncover the mystery surrounding the Miltian Conflict and delve further into many unresolved questions and mysteries posed by Xenosaga Episode I.
There will more than 100 skills with which to customize your characters and the game will come equipped with an enhanced battle system, which includes combination attacks, a refined boost system, and double team attacks. Xenosaga Episode II is expected to ship in February, 2005.