Atlus Announced The Dark Spire for Nintendo DS

December 18, 2008

Announced The Dark Spire for Nintendo DS

Atlus U.S.A., Inc. today summons all
fans of classic, western-style first-person role playing games to experience The
Dark Spire for Nintendo DS, an RPG of exploration and character development in
the purest sense. Parties will be assembled, stats will be rolled, items,
weapons and armor shall be equipped, and monsters will be slain. Some
adventurers will choose to play using the “modern” interface, its bold, stylized
textures and palettes delivering a fresh, up-to-date adventure. Others may opt
for the "classic" mode, guaranteed to evoke overwhelming sensations of nostalgia
as it perfectly recreates the style and simplicity of the fathers of the genre.
Two different presentation modes, two different ways to experience The Dark

The powerful Archmage Tyrhung
resides in a tower of mist and shadow. He holds in his possession a jewel of
great worth and power. A group of adventurers assemble. Will they be able to
conquer Tyrhung and his nefarious tower? The party sets out, its fate yet to be

The Dark Spire is scheduled for
release on March 10, 2009 with an MSRP of $29.99, it is written.