In Shining Soul 2 up to 4 players can play the game over the link cable. The game is scenario based, each scenario has various goals and events and final boss to defeat. There are a total of 8 job classes to choose from: Ninja, Brawler, Monk, Wizard, Soldier, Dragon Knight, Sorcerer and Archer.
- 4 new character classes for a total of 8! Become a mighty Brawler, Priestess, Dark Wizard, or Ninja.
- Know your role! Each character has certain strengths and weaknesses that can mean the difference between victory and defeat in the exciting co-op multiplayer mode.
- Enter the Royal Colosseum and challenge the computer or your friends in a battle for special items and glory!
- Equip and combine your party's Force Links and create the Shining Force, a powerful weapon capable of decimating the enemy forces!
- Collect and trade valuable weapons and armor with your friends!
- New side quests allow you to build your character and discover rare items