Valkyrie Profile dated for Europe

Square Enix slaps the PS2 RPG with a September 7 release date

Coming exclusively for PS2, Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria will be released across Europe on September 7.

Billed as a "state-of-the-art RPG" and developed by tri-Ace 9famed for the Star Ocean series) the game features an innovative approach to combat that allows you to team-up and co-ordinate your attacks with a friend.

Story-wise it follows princess Alicia who's been possessed by the battle maiden Silmeria. She's then caught up in a "dramatic" battle being fought by the Norse gods.

John Yamamoto, president Square Enix, said, "tri-Ace has created a stunning game featuring spectacular graphics, exciting gameplay and a gripping story of high drama. We're very excited to be bringing Valkyrie Profile 2: Silmeria to Europe and hope fans enjoy the action that awaits them."