Excerpt: Nearly three years have passed since Aya Brea's encounter with mutated beings in New York City, with Aya now working for the FBI's MIST (Mitochondrial Investigation and Suppression Team) division in Los Angeles.
Excerpt: An excellent Horror RPG and follow up to the original Parasite Eve. Squaresoft’s sequel to Parasite Eve is an excellent RPG in the survival horror tradition, which shows definite signs of Final Fantasy influence in its graphics and game mechanics.
Pros: Immersive story, great characters, easy controls .
Excerpt: This game is the second in the series and this game is got to be one of the best I got. The best part of the game for me is the range of weapons you can buy or pickup the Selection of weapons ranges from tonfa batons to grenade launchers.
Excerpt: The original Parasite Eve game was one of many Japanese games that failed to get a release over in Europe, but hopes were high when Squaresoft announced that it's sequel, the simply titled Parasite Eve 2, was to get a release outside of Japan and the US.
Pros: Lovely graphics, a complex plot, many innovations
Excerpt: I don't know how they keep doing it. They made the Final Fantasy series which in my opinion are the best games ever made and now they have come up with another masterpiece. This RPG combines resident evil and final fantasy all into one.
Excerpt: This is an excellent roleplay game where you control Aya Brea, working for MIST, trying to eliminate strange creatures called NMCs. Aya herself actually has part NMC inside her but she had treatment.
Pros: Combines Final Fantasy's Battle Mode idea with Resident Evil's exploration and puzzles
Excerpt: The game is set three uyears after PE1. With the main character Aya Brea having to deal yet again with the nasty mitochondrion monsters which plagued the original.The first task of Aya in the game is to visit a skyscraper and inside she finds a scene of horror and bloodiness which any sane person...
Excerpt: As some of you may know, I'm a big fan of these kinda survival horror adventurey games. So, along with many other brit gamers, I was very disappointed to discover that Square's offering, Parasite Eve, was not to be released in the UK. Scandalous!
Pros: Beauty graphics, very playable, good for fans of the genre .
Cons: Can get complicated and confusing, difficult, no voiceovers .
Excerpt: I feel I must expand on DevilsAdvocate on this one as there are a few things missing which you must all know about this game! I too had never seen or played the original as it was only released in Japan, I believe.
Pros: Better than Resident Evil III
Cons: Can get annoying trying to beat some monsters . . .
Excerpt: Though I hadn't even heard of, let alone played, Parasite Eve, it's not a hindrance while playing the sequel. Although it is a little annoying for them to keep referring back to the 'Manhattan incident' it doesn't spoil the gameplay at all. And what excellent gameplay it is.
Pros: Great graphics
Cons: Takes a little while to get used to the controls