Power Stone 2

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Power Stone 2
System(s): Sega NAOMI, Sega Dreamcast
Publisher: Capcom
Sega Dreamcast
Eidos Interactive (EU)
Developer:
Peripherals supported: Visual Memory Unit
Sega Dreamcast
Dreamcast VGA Box, Jump Pack, Dreamcast Arcade Stick, Dreamcast Keyboard, Dreamcast Modem
Genre: Adventure Action/Bouken Action (冒険アクション)[1][2], Action[3]

















Number of players: 1-4
Release Date RRP Code
Arcade (NAOMI)
JP
¥? 841-0008C




















Sega Dreamcast
JP
¥5,800 (6,090)5,800e[2] T-1218M
Sega Rating: All Ages
Sega Dreamcast
JP
(Dorikore)
¥2,800 (2,940)2,800e[2] T-1218M-1
Sega Dreamcast
US
$49.9949.99[7] T-1211N
ESRB: Teen
Sega Dreamcast
EU
(White Label)
Sega Dreamcast
DE
DM 9999[13] T-36812D-64
USK: 12
Sega Dreamcast
ES
T-36812D-61
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
FR
T-36812D-64
SELL: 12+
Sega Dreamcast
PT
DCJEI2595
Sega Dreamcast
UK
£39.9939.99[11][12] T-36812D-64
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
ES/UK/IT
T-36812D-61
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
DE/FR/UK
T-36812D-64
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
AU
$89.9589.95[18]
OFLC: G
Sega Dreamcast
AU
(alt)
$89.9589.95[18]
OFLC: G8

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Power Stone 2 (パワーストーン2) is the sequel to Power Stone, and was released in arcades and on the Sega Dreamcast in 2000.

Gameplay is very similar to the original game, though Power Stone 2 adds four new characters.

Production credits

Dreamcast version

  • Director: Hideaki Itsuno
  • Planner: Eiichiro Sasaki, Nakano Tau Masahiro, Koji Shimizu, Takechan
  • Programming: Masakazu Matsushita, Yoshiyuki Ishikawa, Yukikaze Okagawa, Hitoshi Yokota, Mikky, Omake 3, Senor, K.Akiyama, Tomohiro Ueno, Batayon, Yoji Mikami, Kobuta, M&Y.Inada Ine
  • Team Server Side: Kaz Yunde, Mineyuki Noda, Kentaro Kaneko
  • Object Model Team: Masao Sakurai, Satomi♥Tsubota, Saori・Bando
  • Motion Team: Hidetoshi Kai, Shinya,Kitamura..., Tsunenori Shirahama
  • Motion Capture Team: Naoki Fukushima, Shinya Miyamoto, Masanori Kondo, HR Tsuru, Yugen, Masaki Yamanaka
  • Item & Effect: K♥ji 315, Takaaki Ishizuka
  • Art Designer: Shinya Kuwajima, Goro Suzuki 1999, .Kanno., Ryo Uno, Saru, Tatsushi Kuriyama
  • Music Composer: Tetsuya Shibata
  • Sound Designer: Wataru Hachisako, Masayoshi Umezu, Hiroshi Ohno
  • Mixing Engineer: Kazuya Takimoto
  • Character Design: Akiman, Hideki
  • Original Artwork: Wsu
  • Title Logo Design: Shoei
  • Instruction Card: Sakomizu, M.Ru, N.Katoh
  • Voice Actor: Sayaka Aida, Yousuke Akimoto, Akira Ishida, Ryuzaburo Ohtomo, Ayumi Kida, Charles Glover, Jurouta Kosugi, Wataru Takagi, Fujiko Takimoto, Atsushi Tanaka, Hikari Tachibana, Sakiko Tamagawa, Ryo Horikawa
  • Special Thanks: Shin., Takeshi Tezuka, Tom Shiraiwa, Haruo Murata, Daisuke,, Motsu, Hisashi Kuramoto, Hyper Shinchan, Manatie, H.Watanabe, Soji Seta, Hironori Ojima, Keiko Harakawa, Yoshimi Sawada, Hideki Ohnuki, Erik Suzuki, Dan Okada, Chris Tang, Naomi Development Team
  • Producer: Yoshihiro Sudo
  • General Producer: Noritaka Funamizu
  • Executive Producer: Yoshiki Okamoto
  • And: All Capcom Staff
  • Presented by: Capcom
Source:
In-game credits

Magazine articles

Main article: Power Stone 2/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

EidosDPKConference2000 PowerStone2 pr.pdf

PDF
Press release
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Print advert in Dreamcast Magazine (JP) #2000-17: "2000-17 (2000-05-12,19)" (2000-04-28)
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Print advert in Next Level (AR) #20: "Septiembre 2000" (2000-xx-xx)
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Print advert in GamePro (US) #145: "October 2000" (2000-xx-xx)
also published in:
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Print advert in Official Dreamcast Magazine (UK) #12: "October 2000" (2000-09-07)
also published in:
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Print advert in 576 Konzol (HU) #35: "Január 2001" (2001-xx-xx)

Artwork

Physical scans

NAOMI version

NAOMI,
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"Top" instructions
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"Long" instructions
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"Long" instructions (2)
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Cart

Dreamcast version

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
{{{{{icon}}}|L}} Division by zero.
Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
Arcade (UK) PAL
100
[21]
Consoles + (FR) NTSC-J
88
[22]
Consoles + (FR) PAL
87
[23]
Computer & Video Games (UK)
75
[11]
Dreamcast Monthly (UK) PAL
90
[24]
Dreamcast Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
80
[25]
Dreamcast Magazine (UK) PAL
92
[26]
Dorimaga (JP) NTSC-J
82
[27]
Edge (UK)
80
[28]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
87
[29]
Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast (RU)
74
[30]
Fun Generation (DE) NTSC-J
79
[31]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
93
[32]
Gamers' Republic (US) NTSC-U
75
[33]
Hyper (AU) PAL
86
[18]
MAN!AC (DE) NTSC-J
82
[34]
MAN!AC (DE) PAL
82
[35]
Mega Fun (DE) PAL
77
[36]
Neo Plus (PL)
80
[37]
Official Dreamcast Magazine (UK) PAL
70
[38]
PSX Extreme (PL)
77
[39]
Sega Magazin (DE) NTSC-J
84
[40]
Sega Magazin (DE) PAL
82
[13]
Strana Igr (RU)
83
[41]
Video Games (DE) PAL
78
[42]
Sega Dreamcast
82
Based on
25 reviews

Power Stone 2

Dreamcast, JP
PowerStone 2 DC JP Box Back.jpgPowerStone 2 DC JP Box Front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone2 DC JP Spinecard.jpg
Spinecard
PowerStone2 DC JP Disc.jpg
Disc
Power Stone 2 DC JP Manual.pdf
Manual
Dreamcast, JP (Dorikore)

Dreamcast, US
PowerStone 2 DC US Box Back.jpgPowerStone 2 DC US Box Front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone2 DC US Disc.jpg
Disc
PowerStone2 DC US Manual.pdf
Manual
PowerStone2DCUSInlay.jpg
Inlay
Dreamcast, UK/ES/IT
PowerStone 2 DC EU Box Back.jpgPowerStone 2 DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone 2 DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, UK/FR/DE
PowerStone 2 DC 64 back.jpgNospine-small.pngPowerStone 2 DC 64 front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone 2 DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, EU (White Label)

PowerStone2 DC EU Disc White.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, AU (G)
PowerStone 2 DC AU front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone 2 DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, AU (G8)
PowerStone 2 DC AU g8 front.jpg
Cover
PowerStone 2 DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, PT

PowerStone2 DC PT Manual.pdf
Manual

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Dreamcast
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
2000-04-12 GD-R Page
Sega Dreamcast
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
2000-04-28 GD-R Page

External links

References

  1. File:PowerStone 2 DC JP Box Back.jpg
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 http://sega.jp/dc/000406/ (Wayback Machine: 2014-08-03 23:26)
  3. https://sega.jp/history/hard/dreamcast/software_l.html#tab01 (Wayback Machine: 2020-02-01 22:57)
  4. Dreamcast Magazine, "2000-18 (2000-05-26)" (JP; 2000-05-12), page 151
  5. Press release: 2000-08-23: Power Stone 2 Now Available
  6. http://www.capcom.com/xpml/game.xpml?gameid=550021 (Wayback Machine: 2000-10-17 10:08)
  7. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "September/October 2000" (US; 2000-08-01), page 110
  8. http://www.chipsworld.co.uk/detProd.asp?ProductCode=3256 (Wayback Machine: 2002-11-16 06:30)
  9. http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/300724/ (Wayback Machine: 2001-06-23 23:00)
  10. Computer & Video Games, "July 2000" (UK; 2000-06-14), page 32
  11. 11.0 11.1 Computer & Video Games, "September 2000" (UK; 2000-08-16), page 126
  12. DC-UK, "October 2000" (UK; 2000-08-30), page 58
  13. 13.0 13.1 Sega Magazin, "Dezember 2000" (DE; 2000-1x-xx), page 22
  14. http://www.micromania.fr/zooms/?ref=17472 (Wayback Machine: 2002-10-27 12:19)
  15. http://www.centromail.es/top/ficha.asp?codmail=15197 (Wayback Machine: 2001-07-25 23:34)
  16. http://www.futuregamez.net:80/outnow/dc.html (Wayback Machine: 2001-07-31 23:17)
  17. http://www.gameswarehouse.com.au/DRCnew.asp (Wayback Machine: 2002-01-01 22:11)
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 Hyper, "November 2000" (AU; 2000-09-27), page 72
  19. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "Holiday 2000" (US; 2000-11-28), page 112
  20. Computer & Video Games, "October 2000" (UK; 2000-09-13), page 37
  21. Arcade, "October 2000" (UK; 2000-09-08), page 68
  22. Consoles +, "Juin 2000" (FR; 2000-0x-xx), page 124
  23. Consoles +, "Octobre 2000" (FR; 2000-xx-xx), page 106
  24. Dreamcast Monthly, "October 2000" (UK; 2000-08-31), page 68
  25. Dreamcast Magazine, "2000-17 (2000-05-12,19)" (JP; 2000-04-28), page 20
  26. Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 13" (UK; 2000-09-07), page 52
  27. Dorimaga, "2002-18 (2002-10-11)" (JP; 2002-09-27), page 34
  28. Edge, "June 2000" (UK; 2000-05-24), page 76
  29. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "September 2000" (US; 2000-08-08), page 155
  30. Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast, "Izdaniye chetvertoye, dopolnennoye" (RU; 2002-xx-xx), page 159
  31. Fun Generation, "07/2000" (DE; 2000-06-21), page 88
  32. GamePro, "September 2000" (US; 2000-0x-xx), page 104
  33. Gamers' Republic, "August 2000" (US; 2000-xx-xx), page 62
  34. MAN!AC, "07/2000" (DE; 2000-06-07), page 48
  35. MAN!AC, "11/2000" (DE; 2000-10-04), page 64
  36. Mega Fun, "12/2000" (DE; 2000-11-02), page 50
  37. Neo Plus, "Październik 2000" (PL; 2000-xx-xx), page 42
  38. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "November 2000" (UK; 2000-10-05), page 64
  39. PSX Extreme, "03/2001" (PL; 2001-0x-xx), page 40
  40. Sega Magazin, "Juli 2000" (DE; 2000-06-05), page 18
  41. Strana Igr, "Sentyabr 2000 2/2" (RU; 2000-xx-xx), page 20
  42. Video Games, "11/2000" (DE; 2000-10-04), page 78


Power Stone 2

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Prereleases:
Sega Dreamcast
Power Stone 2 Tentouyou Demo Movie
Sega Dreamcast
Prototypes: 2000-04-12 | 04-28