Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne Review
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Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne is a refreshing, challenging change of pace.
Shin Megami Tensei is a Japanese phrase that translates as "True Goddess Metempsychosis". The original Shin Megami Tensei was the third in the Megami Tensei (or "MegaTen") series, and first appeared on the Super Famicom ... Read Full Review12 of 15 users found the following review helpful
Well before Nocturne released, the Shin Megami Tensei series had become an underground success in terms of unique and innovative RPGs. The series saw the release of Persona: Revelations and Persona 3: Eternal Punishment ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The great thing about companies like Atlus and Working Designs is that they release Japanese RPGs that no other publisher would ever have the guts to put on american game store shelves. The bad thing about these companie... Read Full Review6 of 7 users found the following review helpful
After the first and (half of the) second Persona games made their way oveseas, the Megami Tensei series then started to get all its subsequent games released. Here we have the first one of those, the third interation of ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
This game is one of a kind.There are just no other games like it. A straightforward yet very dark and great story,great graphics for it's age and CHALLENGING.The difficulty of the game might turn off some people but t... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I'll say it now despite the hours of frustration, instant deaths and lack of some of the usual staples of great RPG's Nocturne (or Lucifers Call as it's called here in the UK) does stand up as something different. I have... Read Full Review9 of 11 users found the following review helpful
Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne is a really great game although it is challenging. It is fun being able to haggle with monsters to join your team and the world is quite large. The storyline is pretty unexpected and rather d... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I've been a fan of Atlus RPGs since Revelations: Persona. While this game isn't Persona, it's the series which Persona spun out of: Shin Megami Tensei. Nocturne is truly the RPG for the older generation. It is darker tha... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Graphics: 8/10 Gameplay: 9/10 Replayability: 10/10 Learning Curve: 1 Hr (If you are used to playing SMT games) or 3-5 Hrs (If your like me and just started on this) Pros: -Ingenious demon fusion system -Well pi... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The Shin Megami Tensei (MegaTen) games have always been extremely popular in Japan for some years now and yet we of the english speaking world never got to experience it... until now. Atlus brings Shin Megami Tensei: Noc... Read Full Review2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
After searching for an RPG that actually keeps me interested and is not on the PC only, I am very excited about playing this game! Now don't get me wrong, I enjoy the FF's, some of the old school PS1 RPGs, and with the r... Read Full Review2 of 6 users found the following review helpful
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