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Shin Megami Tensei NINE

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Shin Megami Tensei NINE

Developer: Atlus
Publisher: Atlus
Platform: Xbox
Released in JP: December 5, 2002

GraphicsIcon.png This game has unused graphics.
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Shin Megami Tensei NINE is the first fully 3D entry in the Shin Megami Tensei series. Takes place during the events of the first game, you explore through a digital world before the apocalypse. The game was actually planned to have an online version, but due to difficulties in development (and maybe as well as the lack of interest for the Xbox in Japan), it eventually spun off into Shin Megami Tensei IMAGINE.

So very stubbly.
This page is rather stubbly and could use some expansion.
Are you a bad enough dude to rescue this article?
To do:
Tons of stuff. There's a debug mode according to the game's files, see if you can activate that and upload the Maya model instead of just the textures.

Unused Demons

Elementary, my dear Cactus.
This needs some investigation.
Discuss ideas and findings on the talk page.
Specifically: Do any of these demons have stats or skills, or is this all there is to them?

Divine Cherub

SMT NINE Cherub RTS.png

Divine Seraph

SMT NINE Seraph RTS.png

Fallen Gaap


Fiend Tokisada

SMT NINE Tokisada RTS.png

Megami Izanami

SMT NINE Izanami RTS.png

The following demons are referenced in the game's code, but don't have any art assets associated with them:

  • Megami Norn
  • Deity Nandou Xingjun
  • Fury Chi You
  • Lady Xi Wangmu
  • Lady Cybele
  • Divine Throne
  • Fairy Troll
  • Fiend Masakado
  • Fallen Azazel
  • Night Lilith
  • Vile Taotie
  • Vile Pazuzu
  • Reaper Beidou Xingjun
  • Wilder Scylla
  • Tyrant Beelzebub
  • Tyrant Dagon
  • Tyrant Mara
  • Drake Echidna
  • Drake Tiamat

Unused RTS Icons

Some of Chapter 9's bosses have RTS map icons, even though the last RTS mission occurs in Chapter 8.

SMT NINE Raguel RTS.png SMT NINE Sariel RTS.png SMT NINE Maria RTS 01.png SMT NINE Lucifer RTS.png SMT NINE Maria RTS 02.png SMT NINE Adam RTS.png SMT NINE Eve RTS.png SMT NINE Yaldabaoth RTS.png

Unused Skills

Elementary, my dear Cactus.
This needs some investigation.
Discuss ideas and findings on the talk page.
Specifically: Do these skills exist in-game, or are these names all that's left of them?

Four skill names for the in-game battle log exist in the game's code, but don't appear to be tied to any existing skill.


Debug Files

In the game's files, there's a debug folder that contains the file called debug.xpr.

Removed Videos

In the video folder, every video file has a number to them but the videos begin to skip numbers after 23. It's unknown why the numbers begin to skip but it's assumed to be videos that were removed. These video files that were skipped are: video_24.xmv video_26.xmv video_29.xmv video_30.xmv video_31.xmv video_32.xmv video_36-44.xmv video_53-59.xmv video_66-98.xmv

Unused Graphics

SMT-Nine-Maya-1.png SMT-Nine-Maya-2.png

Two leftover textures from a model of Maya Amano from the Persona 2 duology.