The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel I and II localization staff working on III

Ryan Tomson, Brittany Avery, and Kris Knigge return.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III

The newly announced English localization of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III will feature a few key members of the localization staff that worked on Trails of Cold Steel I and II, publisher NIS America announced during its PAX South 2019 panel.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III is the first entry in the series to be localized by NIS America. The first two titles were localized by XSEED Games.

The announced returning localization staff is as follows:

Ryan Thomson (@Disgaeamad)

  • Role in Trails of Cold Steel III: Translator (and proofing)
  • Previous Works:
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Translator
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II – Translator

Brittany Avery (@hatsuu)

  • Role in Trails of Cold Steel III: Localization Producer / Freelance Editor
  • Previous Works:
    • Ys VI: The Ark of Napishtim – Project Manager, Sole Editor, Graphic Text Localizer, Quality Assurance, Marketing Assistant
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky – Project Manager, Assistant Editor, Graphic Text Localizer, Quality Assurance, Marketing Assistant
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky SC – Project Coordinator, Assistant Editor, Graphic Text Localizer (PC), Quality Assurance
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Project Manager, Marketing Assistant, Voiceover Director, Quality Assurance, ESRB Handler
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II – Project Manager, Lead Editor, Marketing Assistant, Quality Assurance, Graphic Text Localizer, ESRB Handler
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd – Project Manager, Sole Editor, Marketing Assistant, Quality Assurance, Graphic Text Localizer, Steam Assets Designer
    • London Detective Mysteria – Localization Producer – Project Manager, Lead Editor, Linguistics Researcher, Quality Assurance, English Logo Designer, Graphic Text Localizer, Ratings Handler

Kris Knigge (@krisknigge)

  • Role in Trails of Cold Steel III: Editor / Consultant
  • Previous Works:
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel – Localization Editor
    • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II – Localization Editor
    • BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
    • Yo-kai Watch
    • DanMachi: Memoria Freese

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III is due out for PlayStation 4 in North America and Europe this fall.

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