Tales of Arise triumphantly marks the 25th anniversary of a hugely beloved series. The newest entry successfully builds upon all of the franchise’s iconic elements to become iconic itself.
Tales of Arise
Bandai Namco’s Tales series has been a premier name for action RPGs for multiple decades. RPGamer takes a look back at its mainline entries to give potential fans ideas on which of its many titles they should start with.
Video games made their mark in helping many through another trying year, with the RPG genre providing many excellent offerings. After taking our usual month to fully digest the past year’s releases, RPGamer is proud to present our Best of 2021 awards.
Kelley Ryan starts a new studio to make the darkest, hardest game ever. Josh explains why everyone hates JRPGs. And Chris wonders if he can use pencils as healing items.
Kelley is busy writing her Sonic the Fighters headcanon. Josh starts listening to Limp Bizkit. Anna Marie spells THICC with two C’s and one I. Chris, meanwhile, is living the chonkiest life.
This week in Q&A Quest, we talk more about Gaijin’s adventures in The Outer Worlds. We also talk more about Tales of Arise.
Anna Marie flashes the milkman. Kelley Ryan protests three button controllers. Pascal gives out his a/s/l to anyone who asks. And Chris watches some really interesting paint dry.
This week in Q&A Quest, we discuss the newly released Tales of Arise. We also discuss The Outer Worlds.
Josh and Scotty get into a father-son slap fight. Kelley ascends to divinity playing Picross. Johnathan sees how much his ZHP is worth and has to go make a transaction in a back alley. And Chris tries to justify life without a back button.
Chris says the quiet things out loud, and challenges Anna Marie to play a gacha game without spending money. Kelley gets distracted by a three-headed monkey, while Josh ponders why the ten rings sounds like Jarvis.
Tales fans have a brand new title to sink their teeth into. Tales of Arise is available now, with its release accompanied by a new launch trailer.
Bandai Namco put out some more Tales of Arise videos ahead of the game’s launch this week. RPGamers will soon join Dahna’s struggle to break free of Rena’s dominion.
Bandai Namco is in full Tales of Arise pre-release buzz mode as it releases another trailer for the game. The new two-minute video features the song [Blue Moon] performed by Ayaka.
Bandai Namco released its sixth character trailer for Tales of Arise. Dohalim is noble from Rena and will join the party in a couple of weeks.
The RPG Cast crew discovers where the monkey’s paw has taken them this week. Chris is trapped in a room playing with kitties. Kelley has to survive a Pokémon/Shining Force Crossover. Anna Marie is stuck in a time loop and isn’t sure where the spoon is. Josh almost succeeded in not shooting any children out of cannons, but then he took an arrow to the knee. Meanwhile, Shining Force smiles evilly.
A Tales of Arise demo is now available on consoles, letting players try out six playable characters. Unfortunately, the demo doesn’t extend to PC players.
Tales of Arise is getting a demo ahead of its launch next month. The demo will be available on consoles next week.
Bandai Namco’s latest Tales of Arise character trailer introduces Kisara. The captain of the Elde Menancia Guard is respected by Dahnans and Renans alike.
Bandai Namco released a new trailer for Tales of Arise. The ninety-second video introduces some adventuring activities such as fishing and cooking.
Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for Rinwell, a magic-wielding character from the upcoming RPG Tales of Arise. The game is set to launch in September for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.
Tales of Arise shows off its resident martial artist in a new trailer. Law will join the fight when the game releases worldwide on PC and consoles in just two months.