The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered set to launch on March 22nd in Europe and North America

First release on Nintendo 3DS back in 2015, The Legend of Legacy is coming to the Nintendo Switch in a HD remaster logically titled The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered. Japanese players will be able to (re-)discover this JRPG on February 1st, while players in Europe and North America will have to wait until March 22nd to do so.

To celebrate the release date announcement, NIS America shared a new trailer, showcasing the gameplay:

Experience classic RPG combat with a twist!
Battle enthusiasts will enjoy the combat innovations as victory relies on overcoming the odds in a multi-layered battle system! Use formations and stances to assign flexible combat roles instead of fixed classes!
Mastering these new features will provide an upper hand on the battlefield!

And that’s not all: FuRyu also shared their own trailer:

In Europe and North America, the game is getting a Limited Edition. It costs $79.99, and includes the following:

  • Digital Soundtrack
  • Mini Art Book
  • “Chronicles of Avalon” 55+ Page Art Book
  • Masashi Hamauzu Original Soundtrack
  • “War of the Elementalists” 24″ x 17″ Cloth Poster
  • “Seekers of the Graal” Art Card Set (Set of 7)
  • Collector’s Box

And here’s another trailer and some more details:

Discover the story of a lost land.

Discovered ten years ago, the island of Avalon is shrouded in mystery. It is said the continent was forged by the gods and elementals, and is home to many fabled treasures with immense powers. Numerous brave souls have attempted to venture and investigate the lands of Avalon. Will you be next? Follow the stories of seven upcoming heroes as they descend upon the untrodden lands to fulfill their unique desires. Each of them have their own individual skills and stories to tell. Manage battle formations and instruct specific combat roles to develop the upper hand in battle and seize victory, and utilize the ancient power of the elementals by forging contracts mid-battle to call down powerful skills. Take part in an epic journey unlike any other in The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered!

Legendary Storytelling

Illustrator Tomomi Kobayashi, renowned composer Masashi Hamauzu, writer Masato Kato, game designer Kyoji Koizumi, and Masataka Matsuura all come together to create a one-of-a-kind adventure!

Seven Heroic Journeys

Each character in The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered has their own motivation for exploring Avalon, as well as their own individual conclusion at the story’s resolution. Play through as each character to see how their tales unfold!

Combat Innovation

Battle enthusiasts can discover a new level of challenge during combat by using formations and stances to assign flexible combat roles instead of fixed classes!

The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered (Switch) comes out on February 1st in Japan, and March 22nd in North America and Europe.

Source: NIS America PR (29/11/2023)


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