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Song of the Ocean is the third installment in Nihon Falcom's RPG PSP trilogy, a third remake based on the games in the early nineties. Despite the number 3 (as the third part of the Gagharv Trilogy), it is in fact a remake of the fifth title in the series, Umi no Oriuta. This part is a standalone story that takes place in the realm of Weltluna, which was once the center of an ancient civilization known as the Water Tribe, and the game closes the Gagharv trilogy. It draws upon a number of the conventions from the previous titles and provides 30-50 hours of gameplay.

You control Forto, who sets off on an adventure to locate a song left behind by a legendary composer. The game features an improved battle system, which allows you to change party members during battle. While you travel you will meet a variety of characters, of whom six will be able to join your party. The game also features an extra bonus if you have save data from either of the first two Legend of Heroes games on your memory card.

From time to time, you will come across areas where you can teleport to a special section. There, you can team up with characters from the previous games and go on optional adventures for experience, money, and items - an addition that rewards players who have been following the series from the beginning.


The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean PSP A Red head above a monster shows that he is “strong” and will engage your party.
The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean PSP Title screen
The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean PSP Introduction sequence
The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean PSP Battle result screen

Alternate Titles

  • "Eiyū Densetsu V: Gagharv Trilogy - Umi no Oriuta" -- Japanese Title

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Critic Reviews Feb 17, 2007 7.5 out of 10 75
Legendra Aug 08, 2007 7 out of 10 70
IGN Jan 23, 2007 6.5 out of 10 65
GameSpot Jan 29, 2007 5.8 out of 10 58
GamePro (US) Jan 24, 2007 2.75 out of 5 55
Entertainment Depot, The Apr 03, 2007 5 out of 10 50
Worth Playing Mar 08, 2008 5 out of 10 50
GameSpy Feb 07, 2007 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
1UP Feb 05, 2007 5 out of 10 50


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Stratege (15299) added The Legend of Heroes III: Song of the Ocean (PSP) on Feb 10, 2007