Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII will introduce Hero Mode

With the 30th anniversary of the popular strategy game, and its return to North America after an 8 year hiatus, Koei Tecmo has announced a new feature for the upcoming Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII, Hero Mode.

Hero Mode will let players experience the historic battles which led to the unification of 2nd century China, it will also show how to utilize the game’s strategic gameplay and advanced game mechanics. The story will be told with detailed cutscenes which will tell the historically-accurate tale highlighting the most heroic deeds of the key characters of the Three Kingdoms Era.

A new trailer (above) was released highlighting the new mode, featuring the Oath of the Peach Garden and Battle of Hulao Pass. Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII is set for a July 5th release on PC and PS4.