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Why The Most Recent Tales Game Is Taking So Long

Why The Most Recent Tales Game Is Taking So Long

Between 2002 and 2012, Bandai Namco released a mainline Tales game almost every year, save for 2006 and 2010. After 2012, there was a two-year gap before Tales of Zestiria. The following year, Namco Bandai released Tales of Berseria. But since then, there hasn’t been another Tales game. The next one,…

One Of My Favourite Tales Role-Playing Games Just Got Better 

One Of My Favourite Tales Role-Playing Games Just Got Better 

Tales of Vesperia is one of the best entries in the long-running Tales series. Originally released worldwide in 2008 for the Xbox 360, it came out on PS4 only in Japan in 2009 with extra playable characters, a more fleshed-out story, full voice acting, new mini-games and more. Nearly a…

Tales Speedrunners Race Through Grand Epics In A Few Hours

Tales Speedrunners Race Through Grand Epics In A Few Hours

For a certain subset of folks, speedrunning — the art of beating a video game as quickly as possible — is their window into competitive gaming. But if speedrunning Super Mario World is a 100-meter sprint, a Tales race is a marathon: superficially similar but wildly different.