in addition to the new command system, actions which are impossible with the standard command system will also be possible. for example, opening or switching the sub-menus (ex. equipment/character) via [command] button will become possible by using the "menu" icon.
the limited edition's packaging for ys viii: lacrimosa of dana revealed a bonus cold steel iii theme and cold steel iii costume artwork. in it, the background looks like a map of the al maha continent, with five icons representing altera (rean, leidus, hildegard), valter, and the others.
the cold steel iii theme is composed by nao, "already deeply attached to the story of the legend of heroes: trails of cold steel" and is set to unleash on august 10 at 14:00 jst on the online shop. the limited edition of trails of cold steel iii will be limited to 100,000 copies, and will cost 9,960 yen (us$92.58). the wardrobe will not be included in the limited edition.
alisa's cold steel iii costume is to be released online on august 30 at 14:00 jst on the online shop for 9,960 yen (us$92.58). this will feature cloud ridden wings with fine details on the shoulder, skirt, and body of the outfit.
a few days prior to the release of trails of cold steel iii, famitsu announced two new playable characters: s.1206's mayor, leidus heulugun, and the president, janus heulugun. leidus heulugun and the present leidus: investigate the thors branch campus a week prior to the release of trails of cold steel iii, famitsu released a different photo of zwei and aldolphus heulugun in new loyola town. for this latest issue, famitsu also revealed trails of cold steel iii producer yasumi matsuno's twitter account, which can be accessed under @matsuno_yasumi . the tweet can be found on the second page of the famitsu issue (636) that showed leidus heulugun on the cover. there are also a few other tweets from him on the second page of the issue with more information. there is no information on any other new features or announcements yet. 3d9ccd7d82