Atlus has announced that Soul Hackers 2 will receive a new update that will add new features to the game including a new dash ability, a high-speed battle mode, fast travel ability between shops, four new demons, and more. The update is set to release in early November. Soul Hackers 2 is available now for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam and Microsoft Store.
The full details via Gematsu, can be seen below:
Dash Function – Added a “Dash” function to Ringo’s movement in dungeons and fields. You can switch between “Normal” and “Dash” as you like. (With the addition of the Dash function, the effect of the Summoner Skill “Assassin’s Stride” has been changed to, “Become undetectable to enemies for a fixed distance.”
High-Speed Battle Mode – Added a “High-Speed” mode to battle. You can switch between “Normal” and “High-Speed” as you like.
Adjusted “Termination Processing of Loading Screen Tips” to speed up load times.
Revised “Choice Controls During Soul Level Increase” to reduce mistakes caused by button mashing.
When selecting a shop from the City Map, you will now fast-travel directly to the inside of the shop.
Adjusted “frequency of enemy appearances” in dungeons.
Adjusted ease of inheriting skills during Demon Fusion.
Other minor adjustments.
Four New Demons
Pixie (Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Ver.)
The game’s details:
Amidst the glimmer of neon lights, technological advancement causes humans to be consumed by commercial convenience. In the shadows, a war between the Yatagarasu and the Phantom Society is brewing, Devil Summoners who harness the otherworldly powers of “Demons.”
Existing in the secret sea of humanity’s data, a digital hivemind has evolved into sentience: Aion. Observing humankind from afar, Aion calculates that a world-ending disaster is imminent and creates two agents to combat against it: Ringo and Figue.
Together, these agents of Aion must investigate and prevent a butterfly effect that will lead to the end of the world.
Investigate the end of the world as Ringo, an agent of Aion tasked with saving humanity from an apocalypse.
Explore a supernatural RPG with stylish summoners and dark dangers lurking under the neon lights of a cyberpunk Japan.
Amass demons and unlock fusion combinations to create new, stronger demon allies, using their lethal abilities for incredible assaults on your foes.
Strengthen the bonds with your teammates and dive deeper into their souls, reliving their last adventures and discovering the truth of their stories and yours.