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The Legend of Heroes: Trials of Cold Steel - Decisive Edition

Rating Summary

Based on 14 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

83

Top Critic Average

93%

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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Mar 26, 2019

Developer: Nihon Falcom

Publishers: Xseed Games, Marvelous USA, Inc.

Genre: RPG

The critically-acclaimed trails of Cold steel series gets an HD remaster Featuring 4K/60 FPS support, Turbo mode to streamline gameplay, and for the first time on Console, the option to play with the original Japanese voices along with approximately 50% added lines of English voice-overs. Taking place on the same continent as the Fan favorite trails in the sky offshoot of nihon falcom's storied the Legend of heroes franchise, trails of Cold steel offers a standalone story that also delivers into the expansive lore that has become synonymous with the series as players enjoy school life, take advantage of speedy, tactical turn-based combat, and uncover dramatic events that Stand to change everything the two opposing social classes Stand for. The day 1 'decisive Edition' Includes a soundtrack CD containing 21 songs and a 50 mira replica Collector's coin, packaged with a steelbook case with a separate outer package design.

- The day 1 'Decisive Edition' includes a soundtrack CD containing 21 songs and a 50 mira replica Collector's Coin, packaged with a SteelBook case with a separate outer package design
- Remastered with gameplay improvements - PS4 remaster of the classic featuring 4K/60 FPS support, HD graphics, optimized interface, and new turbo mode to explore map at 2X speed and battle at 4X speed
- A world rich in depth - the events of trails of cold Steel are expertly told so that longtime trails veterans and newcomers to the series alike can equally Enjoy its detailed, highly nuanced storyline
- Link system adds depth to combat -take advantage of the combat Link system by Bonding with allies throughout the school year, netting a variety of combat benefits including healing, guarding, and more
- Experience game as never before - original Japanese voices, 50% additional English voiceover lines, all DLC included from start; series veterans can pick up and play from a previous PS3/PS Vita save

Where to Buy

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Metro GameCentral

7 / 10
Metro GameCentral

An ashamedly old school role-player that nevertheless does its best to attract new players and entertain existing fans.

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God is a Geek

9 / 10.0
God is a Geek

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel on PS4 is everything I wanted in a remaster of one of my favourite RPGs this decade and more.

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COGconnected

75 / 100
COGconnected

This game is a lot to take in, but rest assured that Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is worth your time

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PlayStation Universe

9 / 10.0
PlayStation Universe

Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is a sprawling epic of a game. With satisfying combat, incredibly well defined characters, and enough story to satisfy the most demanding visual novel fan, Trails of Cold Steel has earned its place in the JRPG Hall of Fame. It's time to call it like it is: Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is a classic.

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