|Phantasy Star II|
North American boxart
|Designer(s)||Akinori Nishiyama (writer / director)|
Yuji Naka (producer / programmer)
|Platform(s)||Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Virtual Console|
March 21, 1989
February 18, 2008
Phantasy Star II (ファンタシースター II 還らざる時の終わりに Fantashī Sutā Tsū Kaerazaru Toki no Owari ni?, lit. 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The battle system is turn-based, allowing the player to choose commands for up to four characters. Each of the eight characters has a different set of preferred weapons and armor, as well as techniques, suited to the character's job.
Somewhere deep within the Andromeda Galaxy lies the Algol Star System. The Andromeda Galaxy (ænˈdrɒmədə also known as Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224; often referred to as the Great Andromeda In the Phantasy star games series Algol is the name of the Planetary system that serves as the setting for the first four installments of The parent star, Algol (referred to as "Algo" by this point in the timeline), has three planets orbiting about it. First is Palm (formerly "Palma" in the original Phantasy Star), the home of the government. is the first installment in Sega 's renowned series of the same name. Governors, treasurers, and great thinkers dwell here in great ivory towers, away from the hubbub of everyday life.
Next is Mota (formerly "Motavia"), the shining jewel. Once a dry desert planet infested with ant lions, Mota has been transformed into a blue and green tropical paradise. Domed farms grow crops, and the water is regulated into dammed rivers. Life on Mota is sweet, peaceful, and easy. The people have everything they want, and do not need to work.
Farthest out is Dezo (formerly "Dezoris"), the ice planet. Little is known about this mysterious and dark planet.
One thousand years have passed since Alis and her friends liberated Algo from the evil Lassic. Algo has since prospered under the care of a giant computer called the Mother Brain. is a Console role-playing game released in March 1989 for the Sega Mega Drive in Japan and in March 1990 for Sega Genesis in the U The Mother Brain regulates the Climatrol Tower, the Bio-Systems Lab, and all other things that provide whatever the Mota people need.
The game begins with a short monologue in which the character Rolf recalls a strange recurring nightmare he has been having. is a Console role-playing game released in March 1989 for the Sega Mega Drive in Japan and in March 1990 for Sega Genesis in the U In the dream, a young girl who resembles Alis from Phantasy Star is battling a demon, although he, himself, does not know anything of her identity. is the first installment in Sega 's renowned series of the same name. Although Rolf is nearby, he is unable to even move or speak while the demon is striking at the girl. Finally, just before the demon kills the girl, Rolf awakens.
From his home in the Motavian capital Paseo, Rolf goes to the Central Tower to meet with the Commander, the head of government on Mota, in order to receive his newest mission.
Phantasy Star II is regarded by many as a forerunner for certain aspects of console role-playing games, such as an epic, character-driven storyline and a strategy-based battle system. A console role-playing game is a video game genre that has its origin rooted in Video game consoles and includes game mechanics and frequently settings derived It has made a number of "Greatest Game of all Time" lists: it was number 97 on EGM's list of The 200 Greatest Games of Their Time, and in August 2005 it was inducted into Gamespot's Greatest Games of All Time list. Electronic Gaming Monthly (often abbreviated to EGM) is an American Video game magazine. GameSpot is a video gaming Website that provides News, Reviews Previews Downloads and other information