Senran Kagura: Estival Versus, Return to PopoloCrois, Earth Defense Force 4.1, Trails of Cold Steel Games Headed to N. America
posted on by Karen Ressler
North American video game publisher XSEED Games announced on Friday that it will release the games Senran Kagura: Estival Versus, Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale, Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair, and The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel I and II in North America.
XSEED will release Senran Kagura: Estival Versus (Senran Kagura Estival Versus -Shōjo-tachi no Sentaku-) on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita this winter. The game shipped on both systems in Japan on March 26. The PS4 special edition included an original anime.
The Nintendo 3DS game Senran Kagura 2 is also coming to North America from XSEED this summer.
XSEED will release the Nintendo 3DS game Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale (Popolocrois Bokujō Monogatari) this winter. The farming simulation game is a crossover between the Bokujō Monogatari (Harvest Moon/A Story of Seasons) and Popolocrois Monogatari game series.
The game is slated to ship in Japan on June 18.
XSEED will release Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair this fall. The PlayStation 4 game is an updated port of Earth Defense Force 4, which D3 Publisher released on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 as Earth Defense Force 2025 in February 2014. The game shipped in Japan on April 2.
The PlayStation Vita game Earth Defense Force 2: Invaders from Planet Space is also slated for release this fall from XSEED.
XSEED will release The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel (Eiyū Densetsu: Sen no Kiseki) on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita this fall, and The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II is forthcoming. The first game is set in the same era as 2004's The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, and was released in Japan in September 2013. The sequel shipped in Japan last year.
NIS America will publish The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel in Europe.