EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - July XX, 2015 – GungHo Online Entertainment America (GOEA) announced today that the remastered version of Game Arts’ critically acclaimed JRPG Grandia II HD Edition (for Windows PC) will be available for purchase on the digital distribution site GOG.com. Based on the Sega Dreamcast version of the game, Grandia II HD Edition’s remaster features numerous improvements from the original -- including a visual upgrade to HD graphics, original Japanese voice-acting, a new difficulty level, and gamepad support for a more nostalgic experience.
As part of today’s announcement, GOEA has released all-new screenshots highlighting the graphical improvements made to Grandia II HD Edition.
Developed by Game Arts, creators of such classics as the Lunar and Grandia series, Grandia II is considered a highpoint for its unique battle system and stunning visuals. Originally released for the Dreamcast in 2000 and PlayStation®2 in 2002, the game was critically acclaimed, receiving numerous awards including IGN Editor’s Choice award, and EGM’s Gold award.
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