Before the anime series begins to premiere, the video game franchise of the Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War Anime decided to announce its game adaptation. Anyone may left confused because the game was already on a console in 2013. But no worries, the one that will be released is the mobile version of the game!
With the game mobile market skyrocketing, will this game become one of the most popular anime mobile games? What will it entail in this game? Let’s look deeper.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War Game
UserJoy announced the development of the smartphone RPG game based on the anime The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War. Nihon Falcom announced the game adaptation on December 23, 2022.
This is the second smartphone game of the same video game franchise after The Legend of Heroes: Akatsuki no Kiseki which is still live in Japan since its initial release. They will launch the game in the second quarter of 2023. But, the fans can expect early access to the beta phase in early 2023.
The game features a story-based game including its anime-based story as well as the new additional original story with possibly unique characters. The unique system of The Legend of Heroes game, ARCUS II, is also being implemented in the mobile version.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War follows the story of Lavi, a girl born in the poorest region of North Ambria. She is the granddaughter of Vlad, who was the distinguished hero of North Ambria until he betrayed his country.
In order to reclaim her honor, she decides to join the most prominent mercenary group, Northern Jaegers. She must partake in the dangerous mission to infiltrate the enemy country, Erebonian Empire, to take information about their Heroes.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War News
The Legend of Heroes franchise is a series of RPG games developed by Nihon Falcom. It started back in the late 1980s with their first Dragon Slayer game.
The series then evolved into its own decades of the world, it spans fourteen games that interconnect each other. The Trail series is a subseries continuing from 2004 till present.
The popularity of the game makes the anime adaptation possible. Through all the series, The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Northern War is the one that gets an anime adaptation. Based on the official website, the anime will premiere in January 2023.
Can this game be as successful as the console version? Unfortunately, whether we have an English version of the game is still TBA. But, based on the first mobile game, The Legend of Heroes: Akatsuki no Kiseki, it is possible to maintain the flow of the game even six years after its initial release. Their dedicated fanbase is still going strong till now.
If its popularity has gone through the roof we can expect the English version of it, can we? Well, just stay tuned for the future game, anime, and manga news in Animefleek!
The game will debut in the second quarter of 2023. But, the beta phase will be available in early 2023.
The game is a mobile version.
Looking for its predecessor mobile game, The Legend of Heroes: Akatsuki no Kiseki, it is possible that this is also a gacha game.