Claude's story is more like the more canon part here rather than Rena's. Second story has "Engrish" VA and I dislike their voices (especially Opera's screech and Precis's everything). Star Ocean: The Second Story cheats, Tips, and Codes for PSX. [–]moon_xv 2 points3 points4 points 9 months ago (0 children). Later, an encounter with Opera Vectra, Ernest's girlfriend, makes Claude recall his encounter with the three-eyed man. Discussion: comments, questions, observations, opinions, rants, praises, etc. [–]Perfect_Wight 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). Welcome to Let's Play Star Ocean: The Second Story! level 2 As prepared as I was for the length of 30k kills in SO4, I think I STILL underestimated it. If Opera is recruited, it becomes impossible to recruit Ashton Anchors. Star Guards = Shields PS1 version but all can equip them on the PSP version since their accessories for the PSP version. [–]tacobelmont 1 point2 points3 points 9 months ago (0 children). The rest sounds great but I need those OG voices! Star Ocean: Second Evolution has been completely rebuilt for the PSP system, with a revised game engine, and an improved real-time battle system that will keep players immersed in the action. I always thought he said "Unexpected Rerief/Relief"... rofl. I randomly found it at a Gamestop years ago. I've written before in depth about why I prefer the original to the remake and I don't wanna recite it again, but take my word for it. Game: Star Ocean: Second Story (1998) Composer: Motoi Sakuraba [–]shindow 1 point2 points3 points 9 months ago (2 children). Star Ocean: The Second Story Cheats. Second story was my first RPG ever and I just remember being BLOWN AWAY BY THE MUSIC. 🚀⚔️, [–]stuffstuffs2468 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). I do like the 3 hit normal attack sometimes because there are a lot of battles. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 32389 on r2-app-085884309a752b914 at 2020-12-14 15:07:58.450299+00:00 running 85e58d4 country code: US. Adam Schwartze [TiamatZX] 636 views One of the greatest strengths of Star Ocean: Second Evolution is the option to select either Claude or Rena at the beginning of the game and get a different take on the same story. She can also equip mage robes and special wizard hats. The combat changes made a not particularly difficult game even easier, the new art is meh at best, and they replaced all the hilariously bad voice actors with just regularly bad voice actors. Star Ocean: Second Evolution’s really clever design choice actually lies with the story, though. Celine is a playable character in Star Ocean: The Second Story, Star Ocean: Second Evolution and Star Ocean: Blue Sphere. Furthermore, she is required to be in the party for the player to be able to recruit Ernest. The music is the REAL gem in this game. The music in this game is seriously crazy beautiful. Fandoms: Star Ocean: The Second Story | Second Evolution, Star Ocean: Till the End of Time, Star Ocean, Star Ocean 2 - Fandom, Star Ocean 3 - Fandom, Grandia, Grandia 1, Dissidia, Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy VIII, Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasy IV, Final Fantasy X-2 Teen And Up Audiences; No Archive Warnings Apply; F/F, M/M; Work in Progress Star Ocean 2nd Story - Decus and Vesper - Duration: 7:46. For Star Ocean: Second Evolution on the PSP, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Second Story vs Second Evolution" - Page 2. They update voice acting, added anime portraits for characters, added Welch as a new optional character, gave physical attackers a 3-hit combo for their normal attacks (bump up difficulty if this is a problem), added additional skits, and more. Second evolution had some improvements on the gameplay, ex: in the original you hit once with your normal attack making some killer moves useful. Articles: various web articles on anything related to the Star Ocean series. Opera appears as a playable character in Star Ocean: The Second Story, its remake Second Evolution, and the sequel Blue Sphere. Ideally, I'd like answers from those who have played both (preferably TSS first). Photos: photographs of anything related to the Star Ocean series. Phone Wallpapers: backgrounds for the mobile phones of the world. Desktop Wallpapers: backgrounds for computer and device desktops (preferably in 16:9 or 16:10 aspect ratio format). Crafts, Factoids, Food/Drink, Memes, Merchandise, Quotes, Miscellaneous, Star Ocean: The Second Story (aka Second Evolution). Voice acting in the first game is way better. The VA is "better" on the PS1, but it's only in combat and the beginning and ending FMVs and sounds a bit more cheesy, whereas in Second Evolution it's in private actions and almost all cutscenes. Star Ocean Evolved. and join one of thousands of communities. This is the second main game in the Star Ocean series and first game to have both multiple main characters and two different paths to … Game: Star Ocean Second Evolution Genre: RPG-Action Developer: Squareenix System: Playstation Portable (PSP) Total Score: 90/100 Value Score: 9/10 • Story… This was followed in 2009 by an enhanced port of Star Ocean: The Second Story for the PlayStation Portable called Star Ocean: Second Evolution. SO: The Second Story vs. Second Evolution. I hated the new designs for the characters and the new voice actors. Is there anyone here who likes The Second Story better?. I prefer second evolution for the voice acting (which applied for both conversations and battle) and graphics (fmvs which were not available in the original). SE made Rena look like a loli too for that matter. A few months later I bought the original playstation version again and I fucking loved it. Dragon Ball Z - Tenkaichi Tag Team. Twitter Header Images: header backgrounds for Twitter accounts. If none of the available flair options is suitable for your post, then assign the Misc flair category to it. This is also good if you wish to play on Universe in your 2nd game, because the Rena-only character, Dias, is a pretty good fit for universe mode due to his high dexterity. [–]LordWeirdDude 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). I kind of liked only hitting once in battle. She also makes a playable appear… Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. The gameplay is very similar to that of the first Star Ocean, including the Item Creation and skill features. In the second evolution you do 3-hit combos with your basic attack, rendering some killer moves useless. Why is Evolution superior. Continuing the franchise for Star Ocean fans, Star Ocean: Second Evolution for the PSP is an enhanced remake of Star Ocean: The Second Story, and delivers the same epic storytelling and dazzling art style updated for today. I don't know what you're smoking, but the combat in Second Story is great. Rendered by PID 32389 on r2-app-085884309a752b914 at 2020-12-14 15:07:58.450299+00:00 running 85e58d4 country code: US. Bit of backstory. Second Evolution removed all the janky charm of the original for a more blandly palatable experience. There's bug fixes as well, so it runs more stable (although the original doesn't crash OFTEN, I have lost an hour or so of progress before). Voice acting was better in the first one, but that was only in battle. I've watched my share of anime dubs and the like so it didn't bother me, but others have complained. That wasn't tea. Leon is first seen in Lacuer during the Lacuer Armory Contest with his mother Florith. The party first encounters Ernest at Krosse, where he is seen running down the streets. Nothing is made of it though, and the party simply resumes their business. Artwork: fine illustrations from artists around the world. I remember just standing in the field outside Arlia listening to the open world music. Rena looked like a freaking preschool student. I'd recommend Second Evolution since it's a much more polished version of the game with better voice acting, better artwork, a better translation and it's in widescreen which makes it easier to play since we're used to everything being in widescreen nowadays. Ditto. It's still better than Star Ocean EX for what that's worth. The player follows the central story and occasionally branching off to perform side quests. 3) No posting/requesting illegal content: this community does not involve itself in anything related to pirated content, illegal downloads, etc. I want to replay this soon but want to know why Evolution is better than the original. Since you never played, go with evolution but please take a time to appreciate the voice acting and artwork for the first one, [–]LordWeirdDude 3 points4 points5 points 9 months ago (2 children). Second Story was my first Star ocean game and is my favorite, but putting nostalgia aside Second Evolution is better. This page contains CodeBreaker/Gameshark cheat codes for Star Ocean: The Second Story for the Playstation 1. Depending on if you're playing this game on a physical console or an emulator will determine how you use the codes found on this page. [–]shindow 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children). they changed a ton of stuff and the changes weren't for the best, imho, [–]GrandLethal16 3 points4 points5 points 9 months ago (9 children), [–]Maloriana 4 points5 points6 points 9 months ago (8 children). Unlike all other characters, she does not swap weapons, instead she equips clips to her ray gun. [–]TheSmartAssPodCast 0 points1 point2 points 9 months ago (0 children), Play both, multiple times, it’s the best of the franchise so get as much of it as you can; retro, remake, or otherwise. ... Star Ocean Second Evolution Gabriel Limited Final Boss - Duration: 4:47. The primary purpose of this place is to be Reddit's central resource of discussion, information, media and anything else related to the Star Ocean series. Video Scenes: entertaining video scenes from the Star Ocean videogames and media series. The first details of the game were revealed at the "Star Ocean Special Stage" during the Square Enix Party 2007. Star Ocean: The Second Story foi lançado em 1999 pela Enix em parceria com a Tri-Ace (mesmas do primeiro game) e conseguiu um grande sucesso entre os Gamers da época. As always the private action system adds depth to the story, introducing riveting subplots between characters. I personally find the gameplay better than the PSP port. Screenshots: screenshots from the Star Ocean videogames or anime series. ninja_where 11 years ago #5. News: specific news updates related to the Star Ocean series. From renaming some characters and adjustments to the screen ration to fit the PSP. [–]Maloriana 2 points3 points4 points 9 months ago (6 children). Battles are action-oriented on a broad battlefield: they take place in real time, during which the player has full manual cont… Is there enough different to where it's almost a different game? I do however slightly prefer second story for the battles because of spell mixing. Some moves were removed from the remake, too. 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