Atelier Ryza Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout begins an all-new storyline arc in GUST Studios' fan-favorite Atelier series. ; The beautiful role-playing game follows the exploits of teenage tomboy Ryza, who dreams of escaping her mundane village lifestyle alongside her band of mischievous friends. One day, as they explore a forbidden island in search of adventure, they meet an elderly magician who will change their lives forever. ;After some convincing, the old man begins teaching Ryza the enchanting ways of alchemy, launching her on an adventure that will ultimately lead her on a quest to save her hometown from the mysterious and deadly darkness lurking beneath the surface. Join Ryza, and her band of mischievous friends, as they set out to not only save her hometown from a mysterious darkness -but to find themselves. Explore vibrant environments with more realistic lighting,pushing the series forward with a new, yet familiar, visualsparkle. Utilise an all-new evolved synthesis program which is easy to learn for aspiring alchemists.