The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV details Towa Herschel, Sara Valestein, and Aurelia Le Guin

Three more characters introduced.

Falcom has released the new information and screenshots of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~, introducing returning characters Towa Herschel, Sara Valestein, and Aurelia Le Guin.

(Warning: The following content contains spoilers for previous entries in the Trails series of The Legend of Heroes games.)

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Towa Herschel (voiced by Ai Nonaka)

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The teacher of Class IX: Accounting Division at Thors Military Academy Branch Campus Leeves, the former student council president at the main school, and Rean and company’s upperclassman.

Her brilliance and great efforts have earned her the deep trust of those around her, and during the Civil War, she made a major contribution to the war’s end as captain of the Courageous.

After becoming a teacher at Branch Campus Leeves, she leads the school’s students together with Rean as his colleague and supporter.

As her worries pile up, which include disappearance of her close friend Angelica and the whereabouts of Crow, who was supposed to be dead, it came to light that her friend George is was the person moving in the shadows behind this chainf of events, but…

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

Sara Valestein (voiced by Megumi Toyoguchi)

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The teacher of the old Class VII, which included Rean and the others, and an A-rank bracer known by the name Eclair.

A war orphan of North Ambria, she was taken in by Northern Jaegers founder Captain Valestein and raised as his daughter.

After the Civil War, while training Fie, who became a bracer, she worked with Bracer Guild branches all over to sound out the internal state of the Empire, but…

Her colleague Toval gets wrapped up in the Courageous explosion terror, and Agate also goes missing.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

Aurelia Le Guin (voiced by Yuko Sumitomo)

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Countess Le Guin and the “Golden Rakshasa” who is the only known practitioner of both the Vander and Arseid schools of swordsmanship.

After serving as commander in the Northern Campaign, she retired from the army and became the principal of the Thors Military Academy Branch Campus Leeves.

With her daredevil direction unrestrained by the ideas of the Imperial government, she built up Branch Campus Leeves that was first said to be a “waste” to be compatible to the main school.

—However, she left Branch Campus Leeves when the disaster occurred in the imperial capital, as if she had timed it that way, and formed the Weissland Resurgent Army with her master Mildine and the witch Clotilde.

As the sole commander of the Weissland Army, she chooses the path of opposing the Blood and Iron Chancellor.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV ~The End of Saga~ is due out for PlayStation 4 on September 27 in Japan.

View the screenshots at the gallery.

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