New Assets and Details Announced for Suikoden: Tierkreis

February 11, 2009

New Assets and Details Announced
for Suikoden: Tierkreis

Players Can Use the Local DS
Multi-card Play or Share Their Characters Across the World with Nintendo Wi-Fi

Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
today released new assets and details for Suikoden: Tierkreis, the latest
iteration of the celebrated Suikoden series for the Nintendo DS. Suikoden:
Tierkreis will expand the bounds of the handheld RPG as players journey with a
variety of characters while exploring exotic locations and cultures across the
game’s universe of parallel worlds. Featuring the franchise’s established
gameplay while maximizing the technological capabilities of the DS to provide
all-new online elements, this epic RPG consists of many cinematic experiences
that will drive the grand storyline of the 108 Stars of Destiny as they battle
to thwart the powerful forces of evil.

Suikoden: Tierkreis Nintendo DS screenshots
Click here to see all new Suikoden: Tierkreis screens.

Suikoden: Tierkreis features a
robust online mode allowing players to send their character to another player’s
parallel world through the door to the Infinity via WiFi. The character will be
hired to complete a quest by another player and when the quest is complete or
time is up, the original player will receive the outcome with their character.
This is a fun and interesting way for gamers to level up characters, with both
players receiving rewards for completing the quests.

Online Features:

  • Exchange characters via Wi-Fi

  • Receive trade goods by clearing

  • Receive rare items as rewards by
    clearing quests

  • The exchanged character can get

  • Receive rare item only available
    in the Wi-Fi mode

  • Unique boss battle that is only
    available in the Wi-Fi mode

Rated "E-10+" by the ESRB, Suikoden:
Tierkreis for Nintendo DS will retail for $34.99 and is scheduled to be released
in North America on March 17, 2009.