Reviews and Problems with The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky
Showing 1-3 of 3
Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky (PSP)
24 September 2011
Excerpt: Ten years ago, Estelle lost her mother when her town was attacked in a war. Her father was a high ranking commander in the war, but left the army to be with his family. He later joined and advanced in the ranks of the Bracer’s Guild. He’s often away on trips, and the game starts off five years ago when he comes home with a badly injured boy named Joshua, whom they adopt and treat as family.
Excerpt: Japanese Role Playing Games are a rarer breed nowadays. I'm not talking about the Final Fantasy's and Dragon Quests' with their massive fan bases and well known franchises, which are few and in-between, but rather the smaller, quirkier, less famous titles. Couple this with publisher's general aversion to releasing these games which take considerable time and money without guaranteed high profits, and you have an equation for one serious problem.
Excerpt: I imagine only those closely following the Japanese RPG scene knew what Eiyuu Densetsu: Sora no Kiseki was before it was announced for localization. Those who did know of this title praised it for its great cast of characters and wonderful story. Being such a story-centric game is also one of the biggest reasons that it took so long for it to make it to North America, as the sheer volume of dialogue to translate and edit was too much for most publishers to want to...