Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation Review

As someone who has long been fond of the Hyperdimension Neptunia series, Neptunia mk2 represents a case study of what happens when a developer tries a little too hard to experiment with what is already a good thing. Not only did they throw out most of the main cast in favor of a new set of “little sister” characters who were retconned into the story in a none-too-subtle fashion, but they also played around with different game systems and changed the entire look of the story’s presentation.

It threw people for a loop and it was obvious that Compile Heart understood that when Neptunia Victory came out afterwards. With Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation, some very important changes have been made to incorporate the best features of the series, bringing the vital changes the game really needed in the eyes of fans, although I wish the same could be said about the writing.

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