North American cover art for Populous DS
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Populous DS (ポピュラス DS Popyurasu DS?) is a real-time strategy developed by Genki. It was published in Japan by Electronic Arts on February 21, 2008, in North America by Xseed Games on November 10, 2008, and in Europe by Rising Star Games on February 27, 2009 for the Nintendo DS.
When the Armageddon Spell is cast, a remix of a Classical Music Piece is played during the final moments of battle. The music track depends on which Elemental God the player has chosen.
- Earth: "Ode to Joy" by Ludwig van Beethoven
- Wind: "Ride of the Valkyries" by Richard Wagner
- Water: "Nessun Dorma" by Giacomo Puccini
- Fire: "Messa da Requiem, Dies Irae" by Giuseppe Verdi
- Harvest: "Requiem, Lacrimosa" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Populous DS Official website for Japan (Japanese)
- Populous DS Official website for North America
- Populous DS at MobyGames