Title in Japanese:女神異聞録:デビルサバイバー (megami ibunroku debiru sabaibā)
- Nintendo DS on 15 January 2009
- Nintendo 3DS on 1 September 2011
- Ninendo DS on 23 June 2009 in North America, published by Atlus
- Ninendo 3DS on 23 August 2011 in North America, published by Atlus
- Ninendo 3DS on 29 March 2013 in Europe, published by Ghostlight
Back Cover (NDS NA edition)
Tokyo is in full lockdown, the government’s swift and coldblooded response to a sudden demon invasion. Unsure of who to trust and armed only with a demon-summoning COMP, will you be able to survive this chaos?
- Many possible ending await in this hybrid of traditional and strategy RPG
- Collect demons through auction and fuse them to create more powerful creatures
SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI and SMT are registered trademarks of Atlus U.S.A, Inc.
Manual (NDS NA edition)
In the summer of your second year in high school, your cousin Naoya calls you out into the bustling streets of Tokyo. You go with your friends Atsuro and Yuzu to meet him, but he never appears. The only thing that hints at his disappearance is a portable Communication Player, or COMP for short.
Before long, the area inside the Yamamote Line is locked down, and demons are roaming the streets. As if knowing in advance the extraordinary events to come, the COMP’s screen prints the following words:
Let’s Survive. (p. 6)
The common abbreviation for the portable Communication Player. As its name suggest, it can connect to the Internet to communicate with other users.
>>Demon summoning program
A program already installed on the COMPs that the main characters find. No one knows how it works, but it can access another world to summon entities known as demons.
The Internet has allowed the rapid, easy dissemination of thoughts and ideas in the modern era. The Shomonkai believes that God does not approve of this and the tragedy of the Tower of Babel will soon afflict mankind once again.
A giant barricade built along the Yamamote Line, hastily constructed overnight. No one is permitted to approach it. The government claims it was erected because of poisonous gases from underground, but… (p. 7)
One of the main character’s classmates. He has a keen interest in programming and looks up to Naoya, who has some renown as a genius programmer.
Age: 17 Handle: AT-LOW
The Shomonkai’s maiden and the daughter of its founder. She has a strange, mystical presence about her.
An average high-schooler living in the suburbs of Tokyo. One day during his summer vacation in his second year of high school, hi cousin Naoya asks to meet him in Shibuya.
Age: 17 (p. 8)
The main character’s cousin. He was taken into the main character’s household at a young age when he lost his parents. He currently lives in an apartment in Aoyama. Many in the programming community are in awe of his incredible coding skills.
The vocalist of D-Va, an indie band that’s currently on hiatus. She’s been pursuing a solo career during the downtime.
Age: 20 Handle: HAL
One of the main character’s classmates, she’s been friends with him since childhood. She also hangs out with Atsuro and knows Naoya in passing.
Age: 17 Handle: YUZ (p. 9)
Manual (3DS NA edition)
One of 2009’s best RPGs returns you to Tokyo in the midst of a lockdown, the government’s cold-blooded response to a demon invasion. Armed only with a mysterious COMP, will you survive this chaos?
- Live to see the brand new 8th Day chapter!
- Collect and fuse demons to create more powerful creatures
- Many possible endings await in this hybrid of traditional and strategy RPG
©Index Corporation 2011. Published by ATLUS. SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI and SMT are registered trademarks of Index Digital Media, Inc.
No character information was printed in the physical manual, and there was no digital manual.
Credits (NDS NA Manual)
CS Division Manger
Development Division Manager
Takami Asano (GODIEGO)
Chief Scenario Writer
Character Unit Designers
Character Design Cooperation
Battle and Effect Designers
Background Art Work
MVE CG Developmen Biz. Dept.
Chief Sound Designer
Takami Asano (GODIEGO)
Narumi Isomura (TAGC Music)
Opening Theme: “Reset”
Music: Takami Asano (GODIEGO)
Arrange: Takami Asano
Vocal: Aya Ishihara
All staff at the CS Division
Atlus U.S.A., Inc.
Director of Production
VP Sales & Marketing
Sales & PR Manager
Crystal S. Murray
Amanda M. Dalgleish
Assistant Media Producer
Sales Admin. Manager
Barunson Creative Co., Ltd.
Mirae Soft Co.