All Articles: Tales of Xillia

Dragon’s Crown, Tales of Xillia, Ibb & Obb, and more added to PS Store


This week’s big PS3 retail releases, Dragon’s Crown and Tales of Xillia, have also found their way to the PlayStation Store. Tales of Xillia, Namco Bandai’s action RPG, has been priced at $54.99 and Dragon’s Crown, a hand-drawn beat ’em up from Atlus, has been priced at $49.99. Dragon’s Crown is also available for the Vita for $39.99 (sorry folks, it’s not a Cross-Buy title).

Also available this week is the latest addition to Sony’s Play promotion, the gravity-based puzzle platformer Ibb & Obb. And this week’s PS2 Classic is The Red Star, a great overhead shooter that takes place in an alternate Russia with robots and giant walking talks. Finally, Superfrog HD is a side-scrolling platformer from the creator of the Worms series. It’s also a PS3/Vita Cross-Buy title.

More information on all of these titles can be found after the break and a complete list of this week’s new game add-ons can be found at the PlayStation Blog. (more…)

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New Releases: Pikmin 3, Dragon’s Crown, Tales of Xillia, More


Nintendo is back in a big way this week with Pikmin 3. The latest game in one of Shigeru Miyamoto’s favorite franchises is in stores today and is sure to please Wii U owners who have been waiting for a big new title since Lego City Undercover‘s release this Spring. The PS3 is also back in a big way this week after a slow Summer. Namco Bandai’s action RPG, Tales of Xillia, and Atlus’ artful beat ’em up, Dragon’s Crown (available on the PS3 and Vita), will be available in stores on Tuesday.

What else is available this week? Well…

A game adaptation of Disney’s Cars spinoff, Planes, touches down on all Nintendo platforms (3DS, DS, Wii, and Wii U) this week. And EA has put out another Sims 3 expansion, The Sims 3: Dragon Valley. Finally, a boxed version of Mortal Kombat: Komplete Edition for the PC is available this week, alongside Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers, a budget dogfighter for the PS3 and PC.

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Limited Edition announced for Tales of Xillia

talesofxillia-leNamco Bandai has announced that a Tales of Xillia Limited Edition will be available when it’s released in the US and Canada on August 6.

The Limited Edition has been priced at $59.99 and will include a copy of the game, special packaging, two DLC costumes, a soundtrack CD, and a Character Profile Booklet. Every Tales of Xillia pre-order will be upgraded to the Limited Edition, which will be limited to the game’s first printing.

A separate Collector’s Edition, which includes the soundtrack CD, a Milla Maxwell figurine, and a Tales of Xillia Art Book, was previously announced by Namco Bandai.

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Namco Bandai announces US, European release for Tales of Xillia

First released in Japan in 2011, Namco Bandai has announced that the next Tales game, Tales of Xillia, will make its way to North America and European countries in 2013. The PS3 exclusive is the 13th “Mothership” game in the Tales franchise.

The news was broken today by the official Tales Twitter feed:

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