Atlus USA announced today that The Legend of Legacy will be coming over to North America. Legend of Legacy is a homage to the SaGa franchise developed by a team consisting of former Square-Enix employees.
The game will also be released with a “Launch Edition of the game which includes a limited first-print copy that includes a 40-page premium hardcover art book featuring artwork by character artist Tomomi Kobayashi, a 10-track soundtrack CD with music by composer Masashi Hamauzu.
The Legend of Legacy will also include the following features…
- Seven Unique Perspectives – Each character in The Legend of Legacy has their own motivation for exploring Avalon, and their individual conclusion at the story’s resolution. Play through as each character to see them all!
- Combat Gets Classless – Managing formations to instruct specific combat roles instead of fixed classes adds a different level of challenge for battle enthusiasts.
- Legendary Development – Illustrator Tomomi Kobayashi (SaGaseries), renowned composer Masashi Hamauzu (SaGa, Final Fantasy XIII), writer Masato Kato (Chrono Trigger), game designer Kyoji Koizumi (SaGa series), and Masataka Matsuura (999: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors) all come together to create this brand new experience.
- Adjusted for the West – Based on user feedback following the Japanese release, several gameplay adjustments were made to enhance the gameplay. More details to come later!
The Legend of Legacy will be released on Nintendo 3DS on October 15.