Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits

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Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits
File:Arc the Lad; Twilight of the Spirits English cover.jpg
Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits' English cover.
Developer(s) Cattle Call[1]
Publisher(s) Sony Computer Entertainment
Director(s) Yoshihiro Yamamoto
Producer(s) Yoshihiro Yamamoto
Hiroshi Yamamoto
Composer(s) Koji Sakurai
Takayuki Hattori
Yuko Fukushima
Masahiro Andoh
Takashi Harada
Series Arc the Lad
Platforms PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network
Release date(s) PlayStation 2
    PlayStation Network
      PlayStation 4
        Genre(s) Tactical role-playing
        Mode(s) Single player

        Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits (Arc the Lad: Seirei no Tasogare "アークザラッド 精霊の黄昏" in Japan) is the first of two Arc the Lad games for the PlayStation 2, the second being Arc the Lad: End of Darkness. The game was re-released in Japan as a premium box set. It came out in North America under the title Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits, but when released in Europe the title was renamed Arc: Twilight of the Spirits. The game was also produced by certain members of Zener Works Inc, developers of Okage: Shadow King

        On December 4, 2015, during PlayStation Experience, Sony Computer Entertainment announced it's plan to port PlayStation 2 games to the PlayStation 4, Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits being one of the planned titles for the service in the future.

        Plot

        The game takes place in a fantasy setting populated by humans and a race of humanoid monsters known as Deimos, focusing on their power struggle over elemental relics known as Spirit Stones. The two main protagonists of the game are the human-Deimos Kharg and his brother, Darc. Kharg wishes to destroy the Deimos, as he was raised by humans, and Darc wishes to rule the Deimos and destroy the humans for their own protection; the story follows the pursuit of their respective goals.

        Reception

        Reception
        Aggregate scores
        Aggregator Score
        GameRankings 74.70%[2]
        Metacritic 72/100[3]

        The game has received average reviews upon release. GameRankings gave it a score of 74.70%,[2] while Metacritic gave it 72 out of 100.[3]

        References

        1. 1.0 1.1 "Portfolio" (in Japanese). Cattle Call Inc. Retrieved May 31, 2012. 
        2. 2.0 2.1 "Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits for PlayStation 2". GameRankings. Retrieved 2014-02-21. 
        3. 3.0 3.1 "Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits Critic Reviews for PlayStation 2". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-02-21. 

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