, Eric Bratcher reviewed the PlayStation version of the game for Next Generation, rating it four stars out of five, and stated that "If you thought FFVIII was unoriginal, this is the game for you.  GameSpot praised the game's art design in a time when three-dimensional computer graphics were becoming more prominent, stating "[t]he title's relaxed and flowing tones are a pleasant breeze of creativity when compared with most titles' CG, polygons, and pixel-perfect graphics. He is exiled by his father when, at the age of 7, he fails the Firebrand Ceremony due to an inability to ignite a sword through manifestation of his Anima. ), is a playable character from SaGa Frontier 2. Notify me about new: Guides.  While the player is restricted by the basic flow of the story, they are free to travel to many parts of the game world whenever they choose, and must traverse harsh dungeon environments and defeat enemies to affect their current place in the story.  Like SaGa Frontier, the game has been re-released several times over the years, once in 2000 as part of the Square Millennium Collection, again in 2002 as part of the PSone Books best-seller range, and again in 2004 as a part of the Square Enix Ultimate Hits line. Sargon serves Fake Gustave without revering him, as he simply lives in constant fear of his master's power. During the subsequent conflict, Gustave admits he lacks magical powers, and abdicates in favor of Phillip. Nicolette is a non-playable character from SaGa Frontier 2.  In July 1999, an album called Piano Pieces "SF2" was released featuring piano renditions of music from the game, featuring arrangements from Hamauzu himself along with Naoko Endo, Daisuke Hara, Mikiko Saiki, Daisuke Karasuda, and Michiko Minakata. An powrrful battlemage. It is the eighth original game in their SaGa series. At age seventeen he apprentices as a blacksmith and learns to fight, and it is during his period his mother dies. SaGa Frontier 2's music was recorded at Sunrise Studio in Tokyo, and on April 21, 1999, Square released the three-disc SaGa Frontier II Original Soundtrack in Japan courtesy of publisher DigiCube. She eventually discovers the Egg is now possessed by "Fake Gustave", a pretender to the throne of Finney trying to take power in the wake of Gustave XII's death. The game features an art style unique to the series at the time it was released, utilizing hand-painted watercolor backdrops and characters to give the game a storybook feel. If you liked FFVIII, this is still the game for you. Upon hearing of the evil powers of the Egg, and its role in leading her father to his death, Ginny decides to find and destroy the object. It is the eighth original game in their SaGa series.  The game has sold over 675,000 copies in Japan as of December 2004. Overall Score: 4. The game features an art style unique to the … Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Narcisse is a character from SaGa Frontier 2. Initially released in Japan in April 1999, an English version was made available in North America in January 2000 by Square Electronic Arts and in PAL regions the following March by Square. SaGa Frontier 2 Game Script and Plot Analysis (Plot Guide) v1.01 Disclaimer This guide is the sole property of its author, Alvina Lee, and may not be reproduced, distributed, stolen or sold without permission. He is an experienced adventurer, and helps Wil to reach Alexei. SaGa Frontier 2 was first announced in a September 1998 issue of Japanese The PlayStation magazine, where Square claimed the game would be taking a stylistic departure from the original SaGa Frontier released one year earlier, as well as confirming the title's release for spring 1999.  By continually attacking an enemy with weapons, characters randomly learn special weapon skills that can deal more damage, as well as combine with other party member's attack to form combo attacks.  A representative from the company stated that they would be abandoning the CG full-motion videos and computer-style graphics of the previous title to focus on a more traditional, hand-drawn look. Also, if you get him to learn Burst Cannon, he will rack 5000+ damage with Level 25 in Bows and Arrow LV2. He is an great Fire Magic user, and his Role downs all enemies' Magic, Charm and Will by 8. The fate of Gustave and his friends is left a mystery. He is an great Fire Magic user, and his Role downs all enemies' Magic, Charm and Will by 8. Magic output can be increased with classes. After adventures in the Arctic region of Weissland, Wil becomes known as "Tycoon Wil", though he continues to search for the Egg.