Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Flash confirmed to feature cross-platform saves

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    The upcoming Falcom game Legend of Heroes - Trails in the Flash is confirmed to feature cross-platform saving - players will be able to play their game at home on their PS3's and then take the adventure with them on a PSVita. According to the developers, the two games are identical content-wise and they're the largest Trails game yet - an equivalent of four light novels. The game will cover the invasion of the Great Erebonian Empire, previously referenced in Trails of the Sky.​
    Honestly? The game looks fantastic so far, I'd love to see it translated and distributed worldwide. Here's for hoping that its huge size will not extend the translation period.​
    For more information, follow the source link.​
     


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    Is this even getting localized?

    TitS was actually pretty good, even by JRPG standards. I'd bite on a sequel.
     
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    The game is to be released in 2013 and there's no word on a localization yet. Judging from the fact that it took them about 6 years to localize Trails in the Sky, it's fair to assume that we won't play this game in English anytime soon, if at all.

    Still, one can dream... I mean, look at it - it's gorgeous.
     
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    Foxi4 is the lone Vita news poster in this section. Posting every single bit of news, keeping the dream alive. ;o;


    But cool. Cross-platform save support for a cross-platform game isn't exactly a shocker, though.
     
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    Keepin' the dream alive indeed - it's Jump Festa time, so it's natural to expect a whole lot of news popping up. I have DS-Scene to post 3DS-related news, I dump PSVita news here since nobody else does it. :P

    Let's call it "dispelling the no gaems myth". ;O;

    As for cross-platform saving, I think it's a really cool feature and it should be marketed strongly. As a person who has little time to play on a home console, I'd love to be able to take my adventures outside. As long as the two games are sold in a bundle or the prices aren't through the roof, I'm welcoming any cross-platform games.

    Full HD at home plus quality portable gaming, what's not to like? :)
     
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    and here I thought it was a new Legend of Heroes game... :(
    looks quite generic in my eyes, but I'll probably get it if it's got any good music :)
    that is, if it's ever localized for europe.
     
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    Still a shocker in the sense that there aren't many games supporting it. At least I don't know of many (if any) games for the PS3/PSP or Wii(U)/(3)DS(i) games that support it in this sense.

    On the news itself: If this comes a standard of some sorts, I'd imagine I could actually finish quite a few games I'm waiting to play. Most of them have suffered from not having time at home, but still having a ton of time on the bus to Uni/work/etc.
     
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    soulx wanks off to his 3DS news, Foxi wanks off to his Vita news. It's like yin and yang.

    I'm too busy with the #androidmasterrace to bother with you handheld peasants.

    But I'd doubt a localization, maybe I'm just a pessimist. I really wish publishers would take advantage of digital-only at times and start pushing some risky localizations digitally. It's cheaper than a full retail release.
     
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    Good God that is a very pretty picture of the game.
     
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    This is a Legend of Heroes game.

    Each time I look at it, all I see is the skirt. Which is good.
     
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    Interesting game to say the least! Looks gorgeous, but again, will this come to the West?
     
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    just saw it was indeed by falcom :) wonder what happened to the old style.
     
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    NextGen, baby. B-)

    I like sprite-based games as much as the next guy, but this? This looks gorgeous, I have no objections.
     
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    I like the look except for the fucking stupid schoolgirl/boy outfits.

    Does every other fucking game have to be some type of school? It just feels like every outfit is just some variant of a short skirt, stockings, and a generic school shirt for girls. Like get some new art, Christ.
     
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    Are they all schoolchildren? Anyways, the Vita's library is expanding, that's always good. Game looks great, IMO, never played any game in this franchise though.
     
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    I'm sorry, I think I'm too hetero to understand your argument... what exactly is your point? :creep:
     
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    I like attractive women. I don't like children. That's the difference for me.
     
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    I swear to God, the press release said she was 18! ;O;
     
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    Wow, I really hope we get this. Hadn't even heard about it yet, looks amazing. Might make me go back and play the older ones too
     
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    Well even if that's what gets your blood pumping, think of it like this. Women in bikinis are hot. But if every game had every woman in a bikini, even if it didn't fit the setting, you'd just find it stupid and it'd get boring.

    Like if I'm a young female whose going to go out adventuring, I don't think I'll bring my school outfit. I think I'd bring like... some armor. Or my sweats.
     

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