Nippon Ichi Software revealed some more details and the first media for its upcoming action RPG Anata no Shikihime Kyoudoutan (aka Your Four Knight Princess Training Story). The game takes place in a fantasy world home to various ancient relics. Players control an expert knight instructor, who is requested to train a princess from each of the four "relic island" kingdoms.
The first princess is Liliati from the Alixarn Kingdom, a nation reowned for its agriculture. Though she isn't great with complex issues, she is generally cheerful and popular amongst the people. Second is Veronica from the Rust Magic Guild, which values knowledge above all else. veronica is talented and free-thinking but often comes across as arrogant.
The third princess is Monmaria from the Noble Business Alliance. Her family currently isn't well-off but she has managed to survive thanks to her vassals and mercenary building and seeks to restore her family's status. Finally, there is Alpana, one of the dragon people of the North Amata Clan Federation. She is aiming for the peaceful coexistence of all the world's races.
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As an official instructor, the player character forms a contract with the four princesses, and guides them while they attempt to achieve their goals. The game will have multiple stories, which are different for each of the princesses. The players has two types of guidance they can offer the princess: scolding and praising. These can affect their growth and provide boosts in battle, however, different princessess will react differently based on their personality and how the battle is going. The player directly controls their own character and the princess, fighting alongside the regular troops that they can give commands to.
Anata no Shikihime Kyoudoutan is being developed for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Nintendo Switch with Japanese release date of January 25, 2018. No announcement has been made regarding a possible western release.
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