Note: iOS 9 + Facebook users w/ trouble scrolling: #super sorry# we hope to fix it asap. In the meantime Chrome Mobile is a reach around

Tales of Xillia 2

A look at the pretty concept art for the next Tales game

10:00 PM on 05.20.2012 // Elliot Gay

With the reveal of Namco Bandai's latest Tales game inching closer and closer, new concept art and interviews have begun to trickle out via Famitsu. According to the site, the game will be a mothership title, though it remains to be seen which console it will be released for. Additionally, it'll take place in a more modern world, which is something of a first for the franchise; Tales of Xillia got very close in some respects but still held back retained its fantasy roots. Finally, we know that the theme of the game is "Are you prepared to destroy the world for a girl?"

While this is all information that's been floating around for a few weeks now, we do get a beautiful series of concept images, showing various locations and things that might find their way into the final game. I like the idea of a railroad system; I imagine it'd be a cool way to get around the inevitably massive game world. I'm also fascinated by the idea of exploring a huge HD Tales city. Here's to hoping they're able to actually make that a reality.

Check out the images below and let us know what you think!

[via Famitsu]

Photo Gallery: (5 images)
Click to zoom - browse by swipe, or use arrow keys

Elliot Gay, Contributor
 Follow Blog + disclosure Tips
Elliot is an associate editor for Japanator and can be found contributing to Destructoid on occasion. He lives in Japan and can be found on Twitter @RyougaSaotome. more   |   staff directory

 Setup email comments

Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community fisters, and flag the user (we will ban users dishing bad karma). Can't see comments? Apps like Avast or browser extensions can cause it. You can fix it by adding * to your whitelists.

Japanator's previous coverage:
Tales of Xillia 2

View all:powered by:  MM.Elephant
Ads on Japanator may be purchased from:

Please contact Crave Online, thanks!

How Arcade Games have Still Managed to Retain Their Popularity

When in Japan, Enjoy Its Fabulous World of Anime

6 Popular Japanese Anime Influenced Products You’d Want to Own

Already dead

Not Just for Kids: 5 Beloved Japanese Anime Characters

Re: Top Anime To Watch On Crunchyroll And Hulu During Christmas

Re: Top Anime To Watch On Crunchyroll And Hulu During Christmas

Top Anime To Watch On Crunchyroll And Hulu During Christmas



 Add your impressions


Invert site colors

  Dark Theme
  Light Theme

Destructoid means family.
Living the dream, since 2006

Pssst. konami code + enter

modernmethod logo

Back to Top

We follow moms on   Facebook  and   Twitter
  Light Theme      Dark Theme
Pssst. Konami Code + Enter!
You may remix stuff our site under creative commons w/@
- Destructoid means family. Living the dream, since 2006 -