The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II European Release Date Announced
25/08/2016 Leave a comment
Publisher NIS America have today announced that The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II will be released for the PS3 and PS Vita, in both digital and physical form, on the 11th November 2016 within the UK and Europe.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II is a direct sequel to the previously released The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel and continues the story just one month after the events of the first game. As such elements from the first game, such as daily school life and the ARCUS system, will return alongside new features such as the Overdrive mode and various methods of transportation; such as the Orbal Bike.
- A Sequel that Remembers the Past: Clear data from Trails of Cold Steel carries over, granting bonus stats and extra items, while also remembering the many relationships cultivated during the earlier time spent at Thors Military Academy to allow for more personalized conversations throughout the story.
- The Link System Returns with a new Overdrive Mode: Bonding with allies continues to pay off with the Combat Link System, netting a variety of combat benefits including healing, guarding, and more, while the new Overdrive mode allows linked characters to attack up to three turns in a row for new strategic battle options.
- Recruit Allies from Across the Map to Prepare for War Find and recruit dozens of fellow Thors attendees who are now scattered across the country to gain exclusive shops, goods, training modes, systems, and plenty more colorful dialogue that’s a staple of the Trails series.
- Take to the Land and Sky in New Modes of Transportation: A personalized airship allows players to swiftly descend upon both familiar and foreign destinations, and travel on land is faster than ever between horseback riding or customizing and utilizing Angelica’s orbal bike.
It goes without saying that if you enjoyed The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel (which I did) then you should check out it’s sequel which is released on the 11th November 2016 within the UK and Europe as both a physical and digital release onto the PS3 and PS Vita. It’s also worth mentioning that The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II will be released in America by XSEED Games; with the game currently slated for an early september release.