Trails of Cold Steel III’s Old Friends to Meet Up in September
NIS America has announced the western release dates for Nihon Falcom’s The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III. The game will be released for PlayStation 4 in North America on September 24, 2019, with a European release to follow on September 27, 2019. The publisher released some new screenshots and a new trailer for the game, which show off many of the returning main cast members in the game.
Trails of Cold Steel III is the third part of the Cold Steel subseries, which is part of a wider setting that also includes the Trails in the Sky games. The game follows on from the events of the previous two titles and sees protagonist Rean Schwarzer taking on the role of an instructor at Thors Branch Campus, a newly-established second campus to the main academy involved in the earlier games. Both Trails of Cold Steel and Trails of Cold Steel II were released for PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4, and PC in North America and Europe by XSEED Games. Trails of Cold Steel IV, which concludes the subseries, was released exclusively for PlayStation 4 in Japan on September 27, 2018.
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