Atlus has revealed that Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan now has a demo available on the Nintendo eShop for the 3DS. In addition, QR Codes are available for users to unlock special in-game gift items specifically within the demo. One code can be found on the Etrian Odyssey 4 website, and another is embedded in a tutorial video on how to use QR Codes, located here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W-rCja8bNb0. Additional demo-specific QR codes will become available through various ATLUS channels, including FaceBook and Twiiter pages, over the coming weeks.
Along with the demo, ATLUS is holding a screen shot capture contest where users can participate with the chance to win one of three Ultimate Adventurer’s Prize Packs. Each pack consists of the following items:
- Etrian Odyssey for the Nintendo DS
- Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Laagard for the Nintendo DS
- Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City for the Nintendo DS
- An exclusive QR Code for a rare item in Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan for the Nintendo 3DS
To initiate the contest, players must download the Etrian Odyssey IV demo from the Nintendo eShop and access their Guild Cards. The Guild Card contains player details such as guild and skyship names, current party, game stats, and medals earned. To enter, players must follow @AtlusUSA on Twitter and then tweet or RT the following message along with an image of their Guild Card:
“#EOIV #demo is on eShop! RT w/ guild card for a chance to win #Etrian prize pack! Details: http://etrianodyssey4.blogspot.com/2013/02/23.html#ATLUS”
The demo provides the opening gameplay areas available in the full title, including the introduction, initial mini-dungeon (Old Forest Mine), first skyship area (Windy Plains), and areas of the first main dungeon (Lush Woodlands). Players will have open access to engage in a variety of sidequests in the main dungeon, along with the complete set of equipment, skills, and classes available in this portion of the full title. Various facilities in town are also available in the demo, including Guild Card exchanges via QR code and select QR gifts. All progress gained within the demo is transferrable to the full retail version of the game.
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