Academic Points (AP) Guide and Rewards List
Please note that information here is taken from Japanese sources. We will update this page when the English version of the game comes out.
What are Academic Points (AP)?
Academic Points (AP) are a form of merit obtained for clearing certain events and side quests in The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 4. The amount of points you accumulate affects your rank as a member of the Special Affairs Department.
Getting promoted to a higher rank rewards you with special items so it is worth taking the time to complete quests as you go through the main story.
AP Ranks and Rewards
|Rank||AP Required||Earliest Unlock||Reward|
|Otsu 7th Grade||0||Default rank at the start of the game.||–|
|Otsu 6th Grade||10||8/7||Shining Star Coat of Arms|
|Otsu 5th Grade||25||8/9||Renki|
|Otsu 4th Grade||40||8/13||True Winning Headband|
|Otsu 3rd Grade||55||8/14||Dragon Vision|
|Otsu 2nd Grade||75||–||Kaleido (Spirit Incense)|
|Otsu 1st Grade||95||–||Revolution|
|Kou 7th Grade||115||–||True Fighting Spirit Belt|
|Kou 6th Grade||135||–||Emperor|
|Kou 5th Grade||155||8/23 after clearing St. Ark Quest||Graal Rocket|
|Kou 4th Grade||175||8/24||Domination|
|Kou 3rd Grade||200||8/26||Strega-Z|
|Kou 2nd Grade||225||8/27||Avalon Garb|
|Kou 1st Grade||265||8/29||Valhalla|
|Kou Zero Grade||310||9/1||Scarlet Circle|
Other Strategy Guides
|Game Editions||Game Controls||Game Difficulty|
|Save Transfer Bonuses||Permanent Events||Status Effects|
|AT Bonuses||Tips for Beginners||-|
|All Cooking Recipe Locations||All Landscape Photo Locations||All Black Zemurian Ore Locations|
|All Lost Arts Locations||All Golden Pom Locations||All Treasure Chest Locations|
|All Trial Chest Locations||All Book Locations||All Jukebox Track Locations|
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV Recommended Article List
|▼The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 4 Guide|
|Strategy Guides||Game Database|