Valkyria Chronicles is Set in a Fictitious Continent Reminiscent of 1930s Europe - Divided in Two and Ruled by the Empire and the Federation.
|The Story: In 1930s Europa, tensions rise to an all-time high between the continent’s two distinct military powers – the Empire and the Federation. In the struggle for ultimate supremacy, the Second Europa War (E.W.II) erupts, and Gallia, the small independent nation situated between the two super powers, now faces attack. BLiTZ (Battle of Live Tactical Zone)System: Combining turn-based RPG gameplay with 3rd person action games, the "BLiTZ" battle system allows players to battle with direct control in action sequences just as in action games, while also maneuvering through the vast world with strategic moves typical of tactical RPGs. The battle is turn-based between the Player Phase and the Enemy Phase. The "CANVAS" graphics engine, created exclusively for the PLAYSTATION®3, brings a never-before-seen style to life. Breath life into stunningly unique visuals similar to hand-drawn illustrations, and immerse yourself in real-time battles in environments resembling a watercolor painting in motion.|