Falcom released the first details for the newest entry in The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel saga accurately titled: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~.
The details introduce returning characters, some of which players have encountered in previous titles. You should only read further if you want the game’s story spoiled.
First off, Juna Crawfurd is revealed, she is lively and has a strong sense of justice. Because of her personality, she carries the role of a leader in the “New Class VII”. Originally, Juna wanted to become a police officer, but after some unfortunate circumstances, she has found herself enrolled in Thors Military Academy. Juna has little trust toward the Empire growing up but has put those feeling behind her after meeting other students of New Class VII.
After the “curse” spread across the Empire, Juna is faced with a tough reality.
Next, Kurt Vander who is the second son of the Vandars and an expert dual sword user. As a member of New Class VII, Kurt finds himself doubting Rean, but soon trusts him and his guidance in tough situations.
After the curse, Kurt wakes up in an unknown village.
On to Altina Orion, a member of the Imperial Intelligence Agency and nicknamed “Black Rabbit”. Altina entered the school under Professor Rean and bonded him as well as the other students, which made her reveal more about her inner emotions.
After the curse, she attempted to sacrifice herself to protect her friends but lost someone during the attempt.
Next up, Musse Egret, an elegant and noble who’s apart of the family of count Egret. She transferred to the II Brach of Thors Military Academy from Saint Astraia Girls’ Schoool. She is at the top of her class and carries some mysterious traits about her.
Lastly, Ash Carbide is a tough student who grew up in the slums. He enrolled in the II Brach of Thors Military Academy and joined New Class VII halfway through the term. After the curse, Ash found himself detained and his current whereabouts are unknown.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~ is coming to PlayStation 4 in Japan this Fall. Currently, there is no western release announced for this title or its predecessor The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III.
You can check out the character profiles and first screenshots below: