Suikoden 4

Publisher: 
Konami/Konami
Release Date: 
25/02/2005

SUIKODEN 4 is the fourth installment of the Suikoden video game series and it was only realased for the Sony Playstation 2 video game console. Suikoden 4 takes place approximately 150 years before the events of the first Suikoden game, and relates the story of a young boy living on the island of Razril and the Rune of Punishment, one of the 27 True Runes. The Rune of Punishment governs both atonement and forgiveness, and is unusual in that it consumes the life of the bearer with use; once the previous bearer dies, it immediately jumps to someone nearby. Meanwhile, the Kooluk Empire seeks to expand into the nearby Island Nations. It is the first game in the Suikoden series to feature voice acting for most characters, except the hero. Suikoden 4 is the first game of the series to be set at sea; travel on the world map is accomplished by ship. Masahiko Kimura composed the music to Suikoden 4...