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Getting the most out of your PlayStation 3 in 2018

The figures are out, and the PlayStation 4 is already close to catching up with the PlayStation 3 when it comes to lifetimes sales. We're reaching peak PS4 time, with huge releases such as Monster Hunter: World and Wolfenstein II: The ...

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Review: Tales of Xillia

Some things never really change. Sharks, for example, have existed for millions of years. These creatures have witnessed the birth and extinction of countless species. They endure as time ceaselessly marches forward. A constant in an ever-c...

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Get nostalgic with this Tales series video retrospective

While I haven't spent nearly as much time with Tales of Xillia as I've wanted (I'll blame the phenomenal Dragon's Crown and my newfound obsession with Saltybet) I'm still nonetheless impressed with the latest installment of the belove...

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Twist in the wind with latest Tales of Xillia trailer

The time has come. At long last, Tales of Xillia is set to hit shelves this week. The arduous wait is almost finally over. Just a few more days are all that separates us from the highly anticipated role-playing game. In the meantime, ...

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Tales of Xillia 2 announced for Western release

Tales of Xillia 2 is heading West, series producer Hideo Baba revealed today at the Japan Expo in Paris, France. According to reports out of the convention, Namco Bandai plans to bring the role-playing game to North America and Europe somet...

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Tales of Xillia trailer sets stage for an epic journey

Namco Bandai have released a new trailer for Tales of Xillia and (surprise!) it looks absolutely stunning. Showcasing a realm on the verge of open conflict and a pair of young heroes joining forces to restore order to a dying world, t...


Tales of Xillia Limited Edition available for order now

Namco Bandai saw that we all went nuts for the Tales of Xillia Collector's Edition, so they're announcing a Limited Edition for North America. I hope that makes sense to you.  There's no Milla figure in this Limited Edition, but it doe...

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Tales of Xillia Collector's Edition doesn't hold back

Tales of Xillia, Namco's anticipated entry in the Tales Of RPG series, will arrive on PlayStation 3 on August 6. After setting a high bar with its Ni no Kuni limited edition, Namco is once again not slouching: Tales of Xillia's Collector's...

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Tales of Xillia coming to PlayStation 3 in August

At long last, Tales of Xillia has a North American release date! Namco Bandai has announced the highly-anticipated role-playing game will finally make its way to western shores starting August 6. Initially released in Japan nearly...

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Take another look at Tales of Xillia gameplay in English

Namco Bandai has released a pair of new videos showcasing the combat in Tales of Xillia. As noted last week, the localized footage gives us one of our first opportunities to listen to the English voice acting. It's mostly grunting, bu...

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First look at Tales of Xillia gameplay in English

Voice acting always seems like a contentious issue with Japanese role-playing games. Delivery is frequently stiff or obnoxious, oftentimes taking away from the experience rather than adding to it. From the sound of it though, the English d...

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Preview: Treading familiar ground with Tales of Xillia

At the advent of Namco Bandai’s press event last week, we were treated to a cozy little presentation, the highlight of which was Tales of Xillia producer Hideo Baba talking a bit about the new game, through a translator, and then show...


New Tales of Xillia screens are super pretty

Namco Bandai passed along some new screenshots of upcoming PS3 role-playing game Tales of Xillia that are super pretty. They're all anime-y and colorful and sparkle-y, just how I like my RPGs. You know the kind: huge eyes, wispy hair.  ...


Tales of Xillia is coming to U.S., Europe

Namco Bandai's Japan Expo is going on now, streaming live. Those following would have noticed that the company will bring the next big Tales game to the west. As in Europe, as Japan Expo takes place in Paris. BUT! The series' official Twitt...



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