Part 0 of my interactive 100% playthrough of virtue s last reward on the nintendo 3ds. The true end was a pile of insane reveals, but its more of an explanation of wtf happened in the rest of the game than an emotional punch in and of itself and i really adore the. Definition of virtue is its own reward in the idioms dictionary. K claims to suffer from generalized amnesia, and on all routes aside the cyan door routes, he is not lying. The new version of virtues last reward is primarily based on the original playstation vita version, but corrects some. After discovering they are unable to escape the elevator, a strange rabbit appears, introducing itself as zero iii. There will be a point on this timeline where you get a game over. This game has a lot of trial and error to it when it comes to timelines just do another one and another and another until you notice that the lock on the timeline.
In one timeline leading to virtues last reward, they end up causing the radical6. Virtue s last reward was released in japan on february 16, 2012. In another timeline, akane realizes that carlos can send his consciousness. Another consciousness enters your body around that time, from the future.
Player goes against player in the thriller virtues last. I was dissapointed when blue bird lamentation which was supposed to be her themesoundtrack got played several times in zero time dilemma and virtues last reward. The sequel to the famous 999 nine hours, nine persons, nine doors on the ds, zero escape. On march 24, 2017, virtue s last reward was ported alongside a remaster of 999 into zero escape. Shop virtue s last reward virtues last reward tshirts designed by ungratefuldead as well as other virtues last reward merchandise at teepublic. The nonary game continues in this sequel to nine hours, nine persons, nine doors under the localized title of zero escape. Kyokugen dasshutsu adv zennin shibou desu soundtrack.
The story follows the player character sigma, a man who is abducted and forced along. You wake up in a sealed metal bunker, surrounded by strangers, an odd bracelet secured around your wrist. Virtues last reward is a visual novel adventure video game developed by chunsoft for the nintendo 3ds and playstation vita. Virtues last reward nintendo 3ds the cutting room floor.
Virtue s last reward is the sequel to the awardwinning visual novel 999. Its 2028, and a new group of 9 individuals are taken and forced to play in. It is playable on the nintendo 3ds and playstation vita. An archive of our own, a project of the organization for transformative works. Without giving anything away about the plot of vlr, i will say that it is an incredibly deep story with a lot of surprise twists and relentless intrigue. Virtue s last reward disposes of the fourth wall soon after the first playthough, making sly nods at the limited player agency it offers and to its own branching story. Virtue s last reward is the sequel to 999 on the nintendo ds and tells a deeper story than the original game. In the timeline leading to the events of virtues last reward, phi is infected with radical6, which has a 75% possibility of causing suicidal intention. Virtue is its own reward idioms by the free dictionary. The true end was a pile of insane reveals, but its more of an explanation of wtf happened in the rest of the game than an emotional punch in and of itself and i really adore the more emotional bits in 999 and vlr. It is the second installment in the zero escape series, and was released for the nintendo 3ds and playstation vita.
In the game, memento mori if the nineth lion ate the sun is an anagram for thin timeline son. Part 0 of my interactive 100% playthrough of virtues last reward on the nintendo 3ds. The game consists of puzzle sections and story sections just like 999 did. And while it doesnt quite exceed 999 s overall quality, it comes very, very, very, very, very damn close. Virtue s last reward note is a visual novel for the nintendo 3ds and playstation vita, the sequel to the dss nine hours, nine persons, nine doors and the second game in the zero escape series. Virtue s last reward is what is known as a visual novel, the japanese form of the graphic adventure genre, which, as in the west, has its genesis in 1980s pc games. Video games zero escape virtues last reward virtue reward more report. Discussion, news, and everything else involving the zero escape series, including 999. After the directors office, you must choose ally or betray. In one timeline leading to virtue s last reward, they end up causing the radical6 outbreak, and sigma loses his arms and his right eye attempting to save diana.
Sigma is generally a kind and honest young man, but his tendency to be easily swayed by his emotions makes him a poor choice for a game about trust and betrayal. Ten months after arriving by transporter, another copy of phi is sent to 2008. Nine hours, nine persons, nine doors on the ds, a game that was never released in europe but because of the ease of importing ds cartridges became a firm. Virtue s last reward fanfiction archive with over 33 stories. During the novel sections of the game, the player is presented with the story of vlr which has incredible depth and numerous endings with a hidden true ending, most endings require other endings to be seen.
The story follows the player character sigma, a man who is abducted and forced along with eight other individuals to play the nonary game, which puts its participants in a life. For starters, i still dont see how the entire timeline makes sense. Virtue s last reward is a fantastic graphic novel in the guise of a video game. If you didnt see it in the title, this thread contains huge spoilers.
As you can see in the ingame flow chart, this is the final choice in this path. K is a mysterious man in a strange armored suit who is a player in the nonary game. His face is hidden by a mask, and no one knows his identity, including him. Virtues last reward glitch resolved in eshop version. His armor is initially irremovable, so his identity is shrouded in mystery. Nine hours, nine persons, nine doors you can find a link to my playthrough of that game at the very end of this description. In one of the timelines, sigma and another participant named diana were the only. Just finished the game, need explanations major spoilers. The game was localized by aksys games for north america and rising star games for europe.
Virtue s last reward is a 2012 adventure game developed by chunsoft. Placidity virtue s last reward ost extended duration. Virtue s last reward spins one of the years best yarns, tackling various topics with maturity, intelligence and even a little humour. Virtues last reward virtues last reward tshirt teepublic. Zero time dilemma is an adventure video game developed by chime. Great game functions with minor graphical or audio glitches and is playable from start to finish. In virtue s last reward, he is a seemingly ordinary college student who has been abducted and forced to play the nonary game. When i saw the virtues last rewards cast, i still hadnt played 999 and luna was one of the only characters i thought id like. Gamasutra the storytelling secrets of virtues last reward. How gameplay and story intertwine in virtues last reward. Virtue s last reward on the 3ds, gamefaqs has 5 faqs game guides and walkthroughs. Lets play virtues last reward blind completed youtube. For starters this game is a very easy platinum but its more than that, its also an amazing game.
Dio hid a knife between two of the ab rooms in an alternate timeline. In order to escape, they must play a version of the prisoners dilemma with each other. Zero iii explains that they are about to play the nonary game. Unlike its predecessor, virtue s last reward features 3d character models and environments, with 22 endings total.
More details on this port is on the nonary games article. It is, of course, the version of you that left your body when akane attacked you in the garden. There was some confusion on that point back when this new game was announced to be in development, as some thought it might just be a. In the cqdend 2 timeline after activating the force quit program, all 9. The game is mostly played using the stylus though the analog pad and buttons can be used too. Virtue s last reward was developed by chunsoft and released to the public in the fall of 2012. The initial plot to virtue s last reward of the zero escape series is set up similarly to the previous game. The video game story follows the player character sigma, a college student who is abducted and forced along with eight other individuals to play the nonary game, which puts its participants in a lifeordeath situation. Both 999 and virtue s last reward shift in perspective over the course of the game, showing events across branching timelines. Starting from point a december 25th, 2028, 22 year old sigma jumps to point b january 25th, 2074, and this is the start of vlr and the nonary game. Virtues last reward is an adventure video game developed by chunsoft. The ending track, however, virtue s last reward piano, fares better, managing to recapture the emotion and sobriety of the original while still putting a. Likewise, sigma from one timeline is the same person as himself in another excecpt for that information, which differs in each timeline.
Klim are the same person, differentiated by 45 years worth of mental information consisting of memories and probably other components of a human mind developed during that time. This is a complete walkthrough of zero escape virtue s last reward. During the decision game, phi, sigma and akane attempt to prevent radical6 from escaping, as well as try to survive the decision game. Virtue s last reward walkthrough faq walkthrough by. But i doubt the majority of pc gamers has even heard of the previous two games in the series and that is just wrong. Nine mice bite the cat was a considered title of the game before they decided to go with virtue s last reward a.
In its first week of release, the nintendo 3ds version sold 9,307 copies while the playstation vita version sold 6,538 copies. I started replaying virtue s last reward following recent news that zero escape 3 is a real thing thats actually happening, and even though i already know the story, the games got me. I realized only now that i forgot to upload the another time alternative end. This game is the second volume of the zero escape series. So anyway, i know im like two years behind when it comes to this game, and i even created a thread about this half a year ago saying i would not play it after i got that game breaking bug on my 3ds copy of the game, but i bit the bullet, bought the game for my vita, and played. Virtue s last reward is now available on the 3ds eshop in north america, offering another avenue to this wellreceived visual novelpuzzle adventure. Virtues last reward spins one of the years best yarns, tackling various topics with maturity, intelligence and even a little humour.
Telltale received a lot of plaudits for forcing the player to make hard. I actually played the ds version of 999 that was never released in europe except for some idevice port that cut out all gameplay and only contained the story parts and played virtue s last reward on my vita. Virtue s last reward will spoil some of the big reveals of 999, so if you plan to play that game, please play it first and then play this title. Jun 02, 2016 i actually played the ds version of 999 that was never released in europe except for some idevice port that cut out all gameplay and only contained the story parts and played virtue s last reward on my vita. Zennin shibo desu is the 3dsvita sequel to the spectacular ds visual novel 9 hours, 9 persons, 9 doors and is thus the second installment in the zero escape series, which is totally what this series has always been called also.
Virtue s last reward on the 3ds, a gamefaqs message board topic titled ab flip flops spoilers. Today a week after i tried to play vlr and found it had no sound, neither bgm or voice. Virtue s last reward ost blue bird lamentation extended duration. If you do this correctly, youll get another to be continuedgo through yellow door with. Virtue s last reward orchestra is a competent reinterpretation of the track that does a nice job introducing the album, but doesnt have quite the same punch as its source material. If he considers this to be a good hiding place, then he may well have hidden a bomb there this time. The somnium files, a trippy detective adventure with zero. What does virtue is its own reward expression mean. Virtue s last reward on the 3ds, a gamefaqs message board topic titled how timelines work spoilers for entire game. If you choose ally, tenmyouji and quark can leave, but tenmyouji promises not to open. Aug 10, 2015 part 0 of my interactive 100% playthrough of virtue s last reward on the nintendo 3ds. Though not completely necessary i would highly recommend playing 999 prior to virtue s last reward if you can find a copy, as despite its many issues it does actually add quite a bit to the sequel. Virtue s last reward improves on 999 in a number of ways, adding scale, polish, much better puzzles, full 3d characters and environments, a cyberpunk aesthetic, hours of voiceacting. Virtues last reward follows the trials and tribulations of sigma, who is drugged and kidnapped from his university.
Anyone else have a really negative first impression. During novel sections, you need to take in the story and read everything that happens conversations, arguments, sigmas thoughts and more then make decisions based on how you think things should proceed. Virtues last reward, often abbreviated as vlr and known in. It was released in february 2012 in japan, was released october 23rd in america, and november 2012 in europe, courtesy of rising star games.
Virtue s last reward is a memorable and enthralling scifihorror adventure that will have you glued to the small screen. By using the software of your choice or a pen if you printed it, simply keep. Taking control of sigma, you experience the events of virtues last reward through two distinct styles of gameplay. Virtue s last reward is just as compelling as the walking dead, but takes a completely different tact, gamedesign wise. Virtues last reward is schrodingers prisoners dilemma. Im not sure if there is another similar program that does. Virtues last reward is a memorable and enthralling scifihorror adventure that will have you glued to the small screen. It is the second installment in the zero escape series, and was released in 2012 for the nintendo 3ds and playstation vita. Plot lock and password locations virtues last reward.
Just go back on the flowchart and the game will continue from where you left off. In one timeline leading to virtue s last reward, they end up causing the radical6 outbreak, and sigma loses his. Virtue s last reward is a great experience, its a tense and interesting scifi thriller that will keep you on your toes most of the time. Dec 17, 2012 virtue s last reward disposes of the fourth wall soon after the first playthough, making sly nods at the limited player agency it offers and to its own branching story. The puzzles are very clever and the story is incredibly well put together. Essentially, the penalty for a person who allies others and is constantly betrayed by them is punished with death. A list of all of the character endings in virtue s last reward and the paths required to reach them. If you choose ally, tenmyouji and quark can leave, but tenmyouji promises not to open the 9 door in this case. Nine hours, nine persons, nine doors and zero escape. Part 0 of my interactive 100% playthrough of virtues last reward on the.65 1002 1160 679 1197 1444 1367 1489 1112 58 1381 350 1534 1201 30 1578 331 417 184 1539 1519 200 610 246 1586 469 1370 246 388 1230 642 918 592 1341 472 691 505 596 850 314 91 71 154 865 1125