The 26 August 2022 release date for Soul Hackers 2 is drawing ever closer, and international publisher ATLUS West has provided further information on some of the downloadable content (DLC) that will be made available for the game – from additional story arcs, to alternate costumes, alternate battle BGMs and more. The list of confirmed DLC includes:
Bonus Story Arc: The Lost Numbers – Grants access to a bonus story arc centered around a new Devil Summoner, Nana, and a new dungeon with a punishing boss.
Costume & BGM pack – Adds themed outfits for your entire party, battle BGM, and accessories from Persona™ 4, Persona™ 5, Shin Megami Tensei™ IV and more.
Bonus Demon Pack – Access 8 powerful demons including Tzitzimitl, Anahita, Armaiti, Zaou-Gongen, Nemissa, Mara ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°), Masakado and Satan.
Booster Item Pack – Increases frequency of dropped items from battles to earn in-game currency, boost stats and grant EXP.
Useful Item Set + Extra Difficulty – Adds essential items for your journey and a VERY HARD game mode for ambitious players seeking a thrilling challenge.
Part of the wider Megami Tensei franchise and developed by ATLUS, Soul Hackers 2 will launch on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC starting 26 August 2022. Release dates may vary slightly between regions.
About Soul Hackers 2
Amidst the glimmer of neon lights, technological advancement causes humans to be consumed by commercial convenience. In the shadows, a war between the Yatagarasu and the Phantom Society is brewing, Devil Summoners who harness the otherworldly powers of “Demons”.
Existing in the secret sea of humanity’s data, a digital hivemind has evolved into sentience: Aion. Observing humankind from afar, Aion calculates that a world-ending disaster is imminent and creates two agents to combat against it: Ringo and Figue.
Together, these agents of Aion must investigate and prevent a butterfly effect that will lead to the end of the world.
- Investigate the end of the world as Ringo, an agent of Aion tasked with saving humanity from an apocalypse.
- Explore a supernatural RPG with stylish summoners and dark dangers lurking under the neon lights of a cyberpunk Japan.
- Amass demons and unlock fusion combinations to create new, stronger demon allies, using their lethal abilities for incredible assaults on your foes.
- Strengthen the bonds with your teammates and dive deeper into their soul, reliving their last adventures and discovering the truth of their stories and yours.