Like the previous Trails Games, the player controls the protagonist around accessible locations in the game, and strategize in battle with the series's traditional AT Battle System.
- Action Time Battle: Like all Trails Games with new AT Bonus
- Encounters: Attack the enemy from behind on the RPG field to gain the advantage
- Team Rush: The whole party attacks all enemies.
- ENIGMA: The new orbment that enhances its user's performance and utilize varieties of arts old and new.
- New Arts and Crafts
- Support Requests: Like all police, they maintain communication with its districts' citizens' by completing their requests. Complete them all to earn points and raise your detective rank status.
- Minigames: Fishing, Cooking, Casino and new others
- Notebook Completion Fill all the monster, fishing, and recipe notebooks, and submit them completed in exchange for rewards.
- Upgrading your weapons and armor.
- Trade-in: buying rare items by exchanging your own items at a steep equivalent rate.