Shining Hearts is a role-playing video game developed by Imageepoch and published by Sega for the PlayStation Portable in 2008. The game is the third installment in the Shining series, and is the sequel to Shining Force EXA.
The game is set on the small island of Shining, where the player controls a young man named Luke, who has been chosen to become a hero. Luke begins his journey in search of his father, who has mysteriously disappeared. Along the way, Luke will meet many allies, including a girl named Stella, who possesses a magical sword, and a dragon named Draco, who agrees to help Luke on his journey.
Shining Hearts is a turn-based role-playing game, with battles taking place on a square grid. Players can control a team of up to four characters, each with unique skills and abilities. The player can use these skills and abilities to defeat enemies and complete quests.
The game also features some action role-playing elements, such as the ability to explore the world, talk to NPCs, and complete side quests.