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|Designer(s)||Tony Taka (character designs)|
|Genre(s)||Action role-playing game|
Shining Wind (シャイニング・ウィンド Shainingu Windo?) is an action role-playing game developed by Nextech and published by Sega for the PlayStation 2, and the 18th game in the Shining video game series. It was released on May 17, 2007 in Japan. The game is the sequel to Shining Tears. The main characters from Shining Tears appear in Shining Wind as well. An anime adaptation of the two games, called Shining Tears X Wind, began airing in early April 2007. Like Shining Tears, the game is illustrated by artist Tony Taka.
- 1 Characters
- 2 Music
- 3 Reception
- 4 Other media
- 5 References
- 6 External links
- Touka Kureha (呉羽 冬華 Kureha Tōka?)
- Voiced by: Yui Horie - Touka is a grade 12 student and also the student council secretary of her school. Representing beauty and wisdom, she is considered the "idol" in her school. She is a gentle and polite girl, she always shows kindness to everyone, but when she meets something unreasonable she would rejected resolutely, in fact she would be terrible when she is angry. She is a miko and was born into a shrine family (she is good at the art of kyūdō and spells, but cooking is not her strong point. The school in which she studies was built by her grandfather, and her mother is the director general of this school.
Demonic Alchemy Empire Baelgard (Elven Kingdom Astraea)
Holy Kingdom Philias
United Trading Nation Seiran
Mercenary Knighthood Weissritter
- Zero (Formerly Xion)
- Voiced by: Sōichirō Hoshi
- Composer of the Eternal Forest (久遠の森の詠み手 Kuon no Mori no Yomite?)/Celestia (セレスティア Seresutia?)
- Voiced by: Ryō Hirohashi
- "Heart-shaped chant"
The game was released on Japan on May 17, 2007, and sold over 78 thousand units in four days, becoming the top selling game in the country in that week.