The long-awaited turn-based fantasy ARPG Valiant Force 2 has been released in the SEA region. It succeeds the super-successful ARPG phenomenon Valiant Force by XII Braves PTE LTD. With this story, we aim to inform you about the latest developments in the game’s storyline, original story background, new features, and availability.
Original Valiant Force Story
Extremely talented twins Emma and Ethan Godric turned to blood magic ten years ago in a last-ditch effort to exact revenge for the murders of their family. Their mental stability was destroyed by the magic, which needed the sacrifice of souls until Emma’s newly discovered abilities drove her insane.
Believing that death was the only way for humanity to be purified of its sins; Emma tried to cast a spell that would wipe out the entire human race. In the nick of time, Ethan, who had changed his mind, pierced her heart with his sword.
Before passing away, Emma made a final vow to return and complete her unfinished business with humanity. Ethan too grabbed his weapon and disappeared from the pages of history. Omens predicted that this dormant evil will reawaken and envelop Arathos in darkness more than ten years later. To put up the finest squad the world has ever known to take on this invading evil, our heroic heroes Leon and Theia race against time to enlist the help of the Valiants, the best heroes in the land, and a group of reliable allies.
New Valiant Force 2 Storyline
You will return to the kingdom of Arathos as it will be pushed towards demolition and chaos in this follow-up story. It is set ten years after the dreadful events of Valiant Force, and the land is now vulnerable to threats from beyond its borders as a result of the missing Crystal of Arathos and its sworn guardian, Leon Daracan. There is a sense of animosity crippling the citizens of the kingdom; although some continue to believe in the Hero of Arathos, others denounce him for what they perceive to be a betrayal of their ideals.
Here, Elise Arkwright comes into the picture, a passionately idealistic knight; who is ready for the ultimate war. Elise will face every danger with the unwavering support of her allies Felix Vulcan and Maeve Astraea to restore harmony and stability to the realm.
Latest features of Valiant Force 2
The publishers have introduced some compelling new features to attract new players to the thrilling experience of Arathos Kingdom as well as retained some classic ones to rejuvenate the excitement of pre-existing fan base of the franchise.
Classic Turn-based Battle System
Outshine your opponents by mastering the use of the classic grid turn-based battles. You can custom-fit your Hero with unique gear and runes to suit your play style by using the Hero upgrade menu.
Unique Combat arrangements
On a much broader battlefield, the Aura Trigger mechanism that has characterized Valiant Force’s distinctive warfare is back at it again with this long-awaited sequel. The main strategy to win upcoming battles is to master new fighting mechanics including Auron Cards and Elemental Dynamics.
Fight in the Sky
In an all-new PvP mode, soar high up towards the skies and take part in thrilling aerial battles where you attempt to decimate your opponent’s Zephyrite-powered battleship before they shoot yours down to the ground.
Unlock newly-added Heroes
Invite experienced combatants like the tenacious Valiants and evil Dark Lords, and newly introduced faces like the Stormborn League and the shrewd Sons of Midas to join you on your epic adventurous journey.
Exciting in-game special events
Explore Arathos beyond the events of the primary storyline by indulging in brand-new tales and missions that will be regularly released, involving both modern as well as historical characters. The best in-game rewards go to the most daring explorers who are willing to take on the inevitable risks to save the kingdom.
Sound design by Mr. Hitoshi Sakimoto from Final Fantasy XII
You will get to enjoy the masterwork of Mr. Hitoshi Sakimoto, a renowned Japanese video game composer best known for composing the background scores for Final Fantasy Tactics and Final Fantasy XII, as you return to a familiar setting.
When will Valiant Force 2 be launched?
Valiant Force 2 has just been released exclusively for the SEA region, including Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Timor-Leste, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. It is available for both Android and iOS.
The developers have announced certain Special rewards such as a new Hero: Lola Winters for the early birds which can be availed in-game based on the completion of registration milestones specified on their official website.
Along with massive hype in the gaming community, Valiant Force 2 also comes with a huge responsibility on its shoulders. Similar to its predecessor’s success, it is also expected to top the charts in the ARPG genre across the globe, and judging by a million+ pre-registrations it is highly likely to achieve that feat.