26 posts tagged etrian odyssey iv
Etrian Odyssey IV for $20, Soul Hackers for $25 ⊟
I know Etrian Odyssey Untold comes out in just a few days, but that doesn’t mean you should pass on an opportunity to fill your 3DS library with more Atlus RPGs. Besides, who knows when we’ll get more from the company…
[Update: EOIV is on backorder, but you can still get it for $20 under alternate sellers.]
Etrian Odyssey IV comes to Europe August 30 ⊟
…with an eShop release a week later. Sure, North America gets Etrian Odyssey Untold just a couple months later, but at least Europe is catching up, sorta! And it’s not like you’re going to finish this one quickly.
A demo is up on the eShop today. It’s up in North America too, if you’re in that region and never got around to checking it out…
25% off Etrian Odyssey IV on eShop
Atlus has discounted Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan on the eShop to $30 for the next couple of weeks. The retail version (which includes a soundtrack CD and art book) is priced at around $37. If you pick up the game, don’t forget to scan the Tiny Cartridge QR code for an extra quest! And come up with a better name than Matty’s for your guild!
I should once again mention all the other deals going on for worthwhile 3DS games — Super Mario 3D Land, Fire Emblem: Awakening, Mario Kart 7, and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D are all on sale for $29.99 each still.
There’s a set of Amazon Gold Box discounts for games today, too — if you act quick, you can get a decent AmazonBasics 3DS case for $6.99.
Tiny Cartridge & Etrian Odyssey IV QR code
Etrian Odyssey IV owners, here’s one more quest you can send your party to complete in the game, if you don’t mind taking orders from some Tumblr blog’s mascot. Though you’ll need to have reached The Hall of Darkness (6th Maze) to access the quest, if you’re not at that point yet, you’ll have this whole weekend to fight your way there! :oP
I was supposed to post this forever ago, I know, but at least more of you will have played enough of the game to be able to unlock the quest now! Much thanks to @oliviactually and @kamiwoo for their help.
That flying ship is a lot smaller than I expected, what with the surplus of Red Horned Ox I tend to collect while sailing through the game’s overworld.
This piece comes from Alexandra Douglass — you can download the non-cropped desktop background and read an interview about the artist’s contributions to the U.S. release at the official EOIV blog.
Atlus’ relationship status with fans
This message (posted by Coney Island Disco Palace) comes up when you register one of the many QR codes distributed for Etrian Odyssey IV — if Atlus planned it right, the publisher would have released this through the game’s Facebook page.
If you missed the link earlier, this Into The Labyrinth forum thread is pretty good for collecting EOIV QR codes. I just found a couple items I hadn’t seen before (Matador Rapier and Sarcophagus Armor), and there are a bunch of quests littered throughout the thread.
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Jig Lizard
This Etrian Odyssey IV enemy is too cute. Like, his special move is is turning invisible so no one can hit him, then reappearing to smack you with his silly tongue — and while he’s invisible, he continues his jig.
Too. Cute. Might even be related to our own lizard.
Here’s the line that helped Etrian Odyssey IV earn its T-for-Teen rating
And here are some links for those of you making your way through the game (the above photo comes from Swagtoise, by the way):
- A Guild Card creator for sharing your card with friends
- Etrian Odyssey 4-Koma - just started, but lots of potential!
- Another batch of QR codes for unlocking items and quests
- Etrian Odyssey IV Skill Simulator - very useful for seeing whether it’s worth pumping so many points into a particular skill
- Partially fan-translated Iwata Asks interview for Etrian Odyssey IV
I took on my first FOE last night! It was a bit close at times because I was a miser with heals and wanted to conserve TP, but the Attolia Guild (Landsknecht/Fortress in front, Nightseeker/Medic/Sniper in back) managed to take the angry bear thingy down.
Etrian Odyssey IV launch trailer
This is out today! This is my first for-real Etrian Odyssey IV playthrough, and I’m having a blast with it so far — it’s not nearly as intimidating as I expected it to be, once I named everyone (after Queen’s Thief characters) and doled out the initial batch of skill points. I know a lot of you are still immersed in Fire Emblem: Awakening, but if I can manage to pull myself away to play this a bit, I’m sure you can too.
If you need some extra motivation to try out EOIV, here are a dozen QR codes that you can scan to unlock bonus items/quests. Many of them even work with the eShop demo!
Remember Etrian Odyssey IV?
That’s still coming out at the end of the month — there’s a free demo available on the 3DS eShop today, which you should give a run if you can manage to pull yourself away from Fire Emblem: Awakening. Doesn’t this art (by mochimochi@tsuuhan hajimashita) make you want to at least load it up to see what the deal is?
To provide extra encouragement, Atlus has made it so you can transer your progress from the demo to the eventual full release, and has even put out QR codes that you can scan for special bonuses in the trial. Here’s a new trailer for the first-person RPG’s Nightseeker class, too.
As for other stuff that hit the eShop today, we got you covered right here.
Fear Etrian Odyssey IV's Rune Master
If you need to bring some lightning down on kangaroo-looking enemies or ice an afro’d babboon, call these dudes. They’ve put in a lot of time — and paid the blood cost — studying how to harness Mother Nature’s power for the greater glory of inconveniencing animals.
Etrian Odyssey IV's Fortress Class
I’ve always thought of Fortresses as structures and not people, but Etrian Odyssey IV uses the term for its new defensive class, which replaces the Hoplites and Protectors from previous entries. Their job is to absorb attacks and even jump in front of other party members to take hits for the team. It sounds like an awful job.