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Suikoden IV (2004)

Gensô suikoden IV (original title)
150 years in the past an orphan raised by the ruling family of a small island outpost becomes the bearer of the True Rune of Punishment and must gather the 108 Stars of Destiny to fight the evil Kooluk Fleet.

Director:

Masayuki Saruta

Writer:

Junko Kawano
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tomo Adachi Tomo Adachi ... Gretchen (voice)
Kohki Akaishi Kohki Akaishi ... Ted (voice)
Maiko Araki Maiko Araki ... Selma (voice)
Noriko Fujimoto Noriko Fujimoto ... Helga / Lo Fong (voice)
Ayumi Fujimura Ayumi Fujimura ... Frederica (voice)
Keiji Fujiwara ... Pirate Brandeau (voice)
Sho Hagiri Sho Hagiri ... Jeremy / Micky / Nalkul (voice)
Kenji Hamada Kenji Hamada ... Tal (voice)
Hikaru Hanada Hikaru Hanada ... Glen (voice)
Mieko Hanafusa Mieko Hanafusa ... Kooluk Soldier (voice)
Katsuhiro Harasawa Katsuhiro Harasawa ... Bartholomew / Gau (voice)
Inaho Hasegawa Inaho Hasegawa ... Rikie (voice)
Masato Hijikata Masato Hijikata ... Setsu (voice)
Hitomi Hirose Hitomi Hirose ... Paula (voice)
Takayuki Igarashi Takayuki Igarashi ... Nico (voice)
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Storyline

Following the death of his commanding officer a Gaien Knight is exiled from his adopted hometown of Razril and finds himself bearer of the True Rune of Punishment, a rune that kills its bearer when used. The enemy nation of Kooluk is suffering defeat in a long brutal war with the Scarlet Moon Empire, and seek to capture the rune and hand it over to the global superpower of Harmonia in exchange for military aid against the Empire. Meanwhile, the unnamed hero finds himself in the employ of the king of the island nation of Obel and must gather the 108 Stars of Destiny to free the Island Nations from the oppressive Kooluk Navy. Written by Kefka-3

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Official Sites:

Konami [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

11 January 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Suikoden IV See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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This is the fourth title in the Suikoden series of video games but is the first to have a voice cast. See more »

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Follows Suikoden III (2002) See more »

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underrated pearl
11 February 2015 | by white-tiger-237-705575See all my reviews

I must admit i haven't played all of the suikoden games, actually just 4 and 5.

I will give you my own impression of the game in brief

Pro

+ beautiful soundtracks + beautiful graphics + plenty of characters to discover + you command your own ship and it is to some extent customizable +great story + no bugs or annoying glitches + plenty of funny mini games

+ might be a cheap buy now since it isn't a new game anymore

Cons

  • story is way too short - some random encounters can be quite annoying, especially if you have to travel to far away places - very linear storyline, you cannot make any decisions that will have an impact on the story - should have some more places to discover - the main character as well as the others actually have a story that isn't very developed in the game itself - you might need to grind to develop characters you could recruit only late in the game which might become quite boring during lack of places and story


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