Relayers battle system focuses on combat robot types and jobs, which represent a units unique characteristics, and aggro, a stat which visualizes how easily enemies target them. Relayer also features exciting special attacks such as Backstab, a pincer move, and Big Bang, a move with a vast area of effect. The story takes place on Earth in the year 2051, in a future where humanitys expansion into outer space is in full swing. Earth is in the midst of an invasion by mysterious extraterrestrial beings called Relayers. Humans with special abilities, called Starchildren, have also appeared, along with the legacy of an ancient alien civilization that is said to have died out centuries ago. Players command a squadron of Stellar Gear, humanoid weapons developed from the technology of that extinct alien civilization, and the Asterism, a ship capable of interstellar travel, to defend Earth from the invading Relayer aliens.
Approximately one hundred unique cutscenes play during battles throughout the game, and stage maps are all illustrated in high-quality, full 3D.
Relayer also features exciting special attacks such as Backstab and the Big Bang.
Players must use a wide range of strategies to lead the Starchildren to victory!
In-game text languages – Traditional Chinese, Korean, English, Japanese.
In-game voice – Japanese, English.