E3 2009 Screens: Vandal Hearts (Ps3/360)
Release Date: 2009
Konami’s legendary tactical RPG series returns with the all-new Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network! On the continent of Sostegaria, two rival kingdoms stand on the brink of war. In a small town on their border is a simple church orphanage, home to young Tobias Martin. Caught in the tide of battle, Tobias and his comrades enlist to fight for peace – and revenge. But they face an unstoppable warrior, who wields the almighty Flames of Judgment, and will let no one stand in his way.
* Classic gameplay, expanded and streamlined – Combines the speedy RPG pace of the original Vandal Hearts with improved user mechanics and top-notch presentation.
* Strong story – Serving as the prequel to the original Vandal Hearts, Flames of Judgment delivers a rich, focused, and character-driven storyline. With all the story sequences in place, a typical play-through can last 8 to 10 hours on average with additional replay value.
* Multiple endings – The player’s actions throughout the game determine the ending, Tobias’ future and more!
* Party members adapt to the player’s style of gameplay – Player characters naturally and automatically improve at whatever they do, providing a wide, deep range of customization options without the need for clunky, repetitive menu-juggling.