Conclusion: An even bigger change is in the tweaks that were put in place to no doubt make Izuna 2 friendlier to the non-hardcore crowd. Chief among these is the tag team system, where Izuna can partner up with one of many potential allies, each of whom bring to the mix weapon types not seen in the game before.
Excerpt: Although Atlus has been on an incredible hot streak lately with games like Persona 3 , Etrian Odyssey II , and R-Type Command , no publisher on earth has an output that's pure gold. A little chaff is bound to sneak in with that sweet, sweet wheat, and in this review I'm culling it out.
Conclusion: While Izuna might not ever get employed, she does at least get another spot on game shelf for being an entertainingly difficult dungeon crawler. The dialogue is lighthearted and funny enough that newcomers to the genre might stick around and the difficulty of the quest is enough that already-made...
NDS Review - 'Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns'
28 August 2008
Summary: Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns combines zany characters and hilarious dialogue with hardcore dungeon RPG gameplay, making it stand out from the crowd with more game content, combat options, a unique and memorable RPG experience.
Excerpt: There's a good chance that Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns is not the game for you. I say this because even though I'm a fan of nearly every title Atlus has published in recent memory, it wound up not being the game for me. Let me explain why.
Review: Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns (Nintendo DS)
31 July 2008
Excerpt: Izuna 2: The Unemployed Ninja Returns Genre: Roguelike Developer: Ninja Studio Publisher: Atlus Release Date: 07/22/08 Generally speaking, people who are new to the Roguelike have few options available to them to help ease them into the genre, so to say; on one side, the player is offered the...
Conclusion: In Izuna 2, Izuna and her gang are back - and just in time for a wedding! Lured by the promise of free food (Why else would Izuna attend?), the festive event becomes a puzzling mystery when Izuna's sidekick Shino suddenly disappears, off in search of her long-lost sister.