Valkyria Chronicles is a niche gem in Sega's catalogue that's become more appreciated, so much so that news of a new entry in the franchise heading across the seas is very exciting.
Sega has announced that they will be bringing the newest chapter in the series, Valkyria Chronicles 4, to the Americas and Europe in 2018. The game will arrive for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. It will feature the series' tactical RPG battle system, hand-drawn art style, and World-War inspired story, in this case WWII.
Check out the trailer below:
Valkyria Chronicles 4 focuses on the fight between the Atlantic Federation and the Autocratic Imperial Alliance. In order to attain victory in a losing battle, the federation deploys a small team in an attempt to capture the Imperial capital and end the war.
The story will focus on Claude Wallace and his childhood friends in Squad E in their attempt to fight for the desperate operation's success. To succeed they will need to endure harsh elements and waves of enemies, as well as the Valkyria, and all the while will be stepping closer to a dark truth.