RPGFan


Summoner: The Prophecy Coming to GameCube

It's no secret that the GameCube doesn't have quite as many RPGs in the pipeline as the PlayStation 2, but the gap is slowly closing.

Helping the situation along is new developer Cranky Pants Games, operating under THQ. Cranky Pants is working on bringing the PS2 RPG Summoner 2 to the GameCube.

More about the game has been updated than just the name, however. Summoner: The Prophecy will also feature improved polygon counts on character models and better texturing. The game is also to feature smoother animation, and runs at a slick 60 frames per second. In addition, the audio quality will be slightly better than that of the PS2 version.

Also, for those wondering how the game will control (considering the PS2 does technically have more buttons on its controller), Cranky Pants has mapped all of the controls to the GameCube controller as well.

Summoner: The Prophecy is scheduled for a January 13 release, and should retail for $39.99.


Back
Updated:
12.04.02 - 12:51 AM
Mike Salbato





Coming Up on Twitch

The Blackwell Legacy
Sunday, Feb. 19 • 10am PST/1pm EST

Shining Force
Every Tuesday • 11am PST/2pm EST

Tales of Symphonia
Every Wednesday • 4pm PST/7pm EST

Valkyria Chronicles
Every Thursday • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Featured Content
SUCCESSOR: Final Fantasy VIII Remixed Review
SUCCESSOR: Final Fantasy VIII Remixed
Review
Random Encounter 123
Random Encounter 123
Podcast
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin Review
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin
Review
Kyōfu no Sekai Preview
Kyōfu no Sekai
Preview
Detention Review
Detention
Review
Retro Encounter 70
Retro Encounter 70
Podcast
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Rhythm Encounter
Retro Encounter