TGS 2008: Sega releases a new trailer for 7th Dragon

This new DS RPG from Sega was announced on September 25th. Here are a few quick facts about the game and a trailer straight from Tokyo Game Show.

  • New game from Niinou, the director of Etrian Odyssey.
  • Command based battles.
  • 4 characters in a party at one time.
  • Simple game concept: kill all the dragons.
  • There are 7 classes in the game (Rogue, Mage, Fighter, Princess, Knight, Samurai, Healer).
  • For each class there are 4 different appearances.
  • There are skill trees for each of the classes.
  • The stats include LIFE, MANA, ATK, POW, DEF, INT, SPD.
  • While moving around, the top screen is a top-down map view, while the bottom screen is a conquest map.

7th Dragon is currently set for a Spring 2009 release in Japan. No word yet on a stateside release.