From the back cover:
"Tragedy and Destiny Intertwine Surrounding the Legendary Sun Rune!
In the land of falena, a prosperous and beautiful country governed by the matriarchy and the benevolent power of the Sun Rune, civil unrest arises and the queen is forced to use the Sun Rune to quell the uprising... but at what cost? Journey as the prince in an expansive quest uncovering the mysteries surrounding the Sun Rune, the civil unrest and the dark intent of an unknown power in the greatest Suikoden saga yet!
Tactical Formation System allows for over 20 strategic formations in battle.
6 member battle parties with over 60 playable characters.
Enhance and customize your characters' skills, abilities, weapon, and magic.
Fight on land and sea in strategic army skirmishes with hundreds of troops.