NIS America, subsidiary of Nippon Ichi Software, Inc., has released a new gameplay trailer for the upcoming Wii U/3DS game Rodea: The Sky Soldier.
The game takes place in Garuda, a kingdom that lies in the sky, 1,000 years after an Emperor by the name of Geardo of the Naga Empire sent an army of machine soldiers to invade. Princess Cecilia and Rodea, a machine soldier who promised to protect Garuda, defeated Emperor Geardo’s assault and saved their kingdom.
In the present timeline a young female inventor named Ion discovers Rodea, abandoned and in need of repairs, in the heart of a scorching desert. Upon completing her repairs Rodea boots back up is stunned to find himself in the future and learns that the Naga Empire is no more and that Garuda has known peace for 1,000 years.
Soon the forces of Naga emerges once again to wage war against Garuda. Remembering the promise he made 1,000 years ago, Rodea takes to the skies to defend Garuda from the Naga Empire once again.
Rodea the Sky Soldier is set to release in North America on October 13, 2015 and Europe on October 16, 2015 for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. First print copies of the Wii U version will also come packaged with the Wii version of the game.