Sega confirmed earlier this week that the Valkyria series is returning to its roots with the next number entry in the series, Valkyria Chronicles 4 and has been confirmed to be coming to the Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox One with a 2018 release window in the West
The Valkyria Chronicles series focuses on WWII inspired battles but in an alternate universe where a power source called Ragnite and powerful creatures called Valkyries exists. Players will take control of a group of soldiers, each with their own personality traits which determines their flaws and strengths, in a turn based combat system that utilizes a cover-fire system, third person aiming and various weapons and technologies.
Sega released a lengthy announcement trailer, showcasing familiar graphics and locations, and giving us a small glimpse at the story. You can watch the video above and check out our review of Valkyria Chronicles HD, the remake of the first game on PS4 here.