The wonder of ancient Greece comes to life on Jan. 18, when Glory of Heracles™ launches exclusively for the portable Nintendo DS™ and Nintendo DSi™ systems. The game marks the first in the popular Japanese Heracles series to launch in the United States.The game is inspired by Greek mythology and written by Kazushige Nojima of Final Fantasy fame. The traditional role-playing game features an engrossing story and a robust battle system. You can roam the countryside as they encounter new characters and gain experience, or they can visit familiar ancient settings like Athens and Sparta.Although the plot is fictional, many of the people and places in the game are based on familiar Greek mythology. An extensive glossary provides more details about the places and characters that heroic Heracles encounters. You will be treated to animated cut scenes on the screens of their Nintendo DS or Nintendo DSi systems.You can opt to use the stylus or control pad and buttons to control movement in the game, while the touch screen is required to complete optional challenges used to power up spells or skills during battle.
The ultimate horror atmosphere, created with high-intensity sound effects, foreboding corridors, blood-strewn walls, and nightmarish environments
Multipurpose weapons allow you to dispose of enemies and obstacles
Test your wits and nerves by solving challenging riddles
Three difficulty settings - weak, able, strong - separate the victims from the victors
Explore dozens of different areas and encounter 16+ horrifying types of enemies
Revamped equipment system allowing for quick and easy access to weapons and items
New gameplay mechanics create an all new experience in horror on the Nintendo DS TM