From the back cover
"Experience an epic tale of warfare, magic, friendship, and betrayal.
New tactical map battles add a whole new level of strategy.
Fantastic spells with stunning animatino sequences and specialized attacks.
Over 108 different characters can join your party and help you on your quest.
Unlock hidden storylines using your memory card data from the original Suikoden.
Build up your castle during the course of the game to a thriving virtual community.