- Sothe is Mikaya's younger brother, though they aren't blood-related.
- The nations of Gallia and Begnion are at war. Lots and lots of war.
- The game will be divided into discrete portions, and the first will focus on the "Dawn Group".
Three years have passed since the Continent of Tellius was shook by the war between Crimea and Daein. The victorious Crimea began rebuilding its lands under their Queen Elincia, orphan of the fallen King.
On the other hand, the defeated Daein is put under the rule of the Begnion Empire. However those of the old Daein Kingdom are troubled with the oppression by the imperial garrison, and live each day with despair.
In order to escape from this plight, and to save the lives of many Daein citizens, several brave warriors rise by the capital of Nevassa. Their courageous actions are set to shake the whole continent...