The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky

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The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky cover
Nihon Falcom
English XSEED
Release dates
Windows June 24, 2004
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Key points

Re-released in 2014 with improvements from the PSP version (see version differences).[1]

General information Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions
Official English Website - Warning: Sound
Official Japanese Website


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
DRM details are not known
Developer website
DRM details are not known
Japanese retail release.
English release only.
Humble Store
English release only.
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DRM-free after installation through Steam client (see notes)
English release only. Can be played without Steam running.[2]

Version differences[edit]

The July 29, 2014 English release by XSEED contains various improvements from the Japanese release including various features brought over from the PSP port:[1]
  • Widescreen support
  • English voices during battle
  • PSP-exclusive character portraits
  • New Game+
  • Retry Offset
  • Monster Guide

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Disable in launcher[3]
  1. Open the configuration utility.
  2. Under Disable Movies, check the Logo box.

Game data[edit]

In-game settings.
In-game settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\FALCOM\ED6\config.ini
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\251150\remote\config.ini
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/251150/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\FALCOM\ED6\
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\251150\remote\FC\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/251150/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Japanese retail releases only support 3 resolutions: 640x480, 800x600, and 1024x768.
You must have a 16-bit version of your selected display resolution available to use, even if you are using the 32-bit resolution. Or else the game will crash on boot.[4]
Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Not supported by Japanese retail releases.
Unplayable (world area does not render correctly).[5]
4K Ultra HD
arbitrary resolution support
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use windowed mode with native resolution.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
AA can be forced through NVCP or Nvidia Inspector (Without the need for special flags) for Nvidia users.[6] AMD users can force AA through Catalyst Control Center.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Intro logo video is 30 FPS.
Intro logo video is 30 FPS.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Remove black bars[7]
  1. Install The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky 3D Vision Fix.
  2. Press F5 to toggle black bars for cutscenes and end of battles.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Not supported by Japanese retail releases.
Japanese retail releases only. The early releases of the Japanese PC version have no voice acting. However, later re-releases add the voices from the PSP conversion.
Fan patch for the English version available here.
Fan translation by ZoG Forum Team

VR support[edit]

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8, 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III/550 MHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/251150/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (251150) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.