|Yggdra Union: We'll Never Fight Alone, (title pronounced "Igg-druh Onion") istactical RPG developed by Sting, the same developers behind the sleeper-hit GBA title; Riviera: The Promised Land.|
It was released in Japan on March 23rd, 2006 to a populous busy with Final Fantasy, but still managed to net a 35/40 from Famitsu. It was released in America on November 21st of the same year, to a similarly disinterested nation, to a group of people that had moved on from the GBA, but those who played it - including professional reviewers - showered it with praise for its unique battle system. The game was later ported to PSP and released in Japan and America. Yggdra Union is episode II of the Dept. Heaven series.
Yggdra Union begins as Princess Yggdra Juril Altwaltz is forced to retreat from Paltina due to a fierce attack led by Gulcasa, an emperor who came to power in his own country only recently. With her, she takes the Gran Centurio, an heirloom passed down in her family for generations. |
Yggdra soon runs into the king of thieves; Milanor, the "Silver Wolf." Yggdra fears for the worst at this point, but makes an unexpected ally as Milanor agrees to assist her. With his help, Yggdra will struggle to recapture that which rightfully belongs to her.