June 13, 2024

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Valis: The Fantasm Soldier Collection II scores a surprise e-store release

Valis: The Fantasm Soldier Collection II scores a surprise e-store release

Remember the second batch of Valis that hit Nintendo Switch last September in Japan? Well, Edia has now released it locally on the eShop for $44.99.

Valis: The Fantasm Soldier Collection II comes packed with three more entries in the Valis series. Players can go back again Vallis IV (PC Engine), Mr. Vallis (Genesis / Mega Drive) f Vallis: The Imaginary Soldier (Genesis / Mega Drive). There is also a bonus game Wallis: The Phantom Soldier for MSX computer system.

All of these versions are supported with “Modern Playback Features” such as Audio Mode, Visual Mode, and Rewind Mode. The game menus have also been “improved” to improve the overall experience. Here’s a little about the series’ origins (via Nintendo.com), along with a look at the collection:

The Valis: The Fantasm Soldier series of side-scrolling action games began on Japanese PCs in 1986. These armor-clad girls have captured the hearts of many fans over the years with their deeply satisfying gameplay and unique world-building which has led to several sequels over the years being developed and carried it through many generations of consoles. And even now, 35 years after its debut, the Valis series still has many ardent fans all over the world.”