Tales of Zestiria Released in North America
Tales of Zestiria, the latest addition to the Tales franchise, has been released in North America. It is available for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and on Steam.
In Tales of Zestiria, a force known as the Malevolence is spreading across the land and causing monsters known as Hellions to ravage the land. In order to combat the Malevolence, a boy named Sorey embarks on an adventure to find the means to stop it. He seeks to become a Shepherd, a being of great power who can banish the Malevolence.
The game features a real-time battle system with side dashes for faster combat and new fusion technique combo opportunities. Sorey will also have the opportunity to communicate with Seraphim, supernatural humanoids who only interact with humans possessing sufficient spiritual energy. Sorey can fuse their essences to create new elemental artes to devastate his foes.
Players who buy Tales of Zestiria will be able to download the game's epilogue chapter "Alisha's Conviction" for free for the first thirty days after the gamesâ€™ release, after which it will cost $9.99. The chapter features the characters Alisha and Rose, and it will contain story elements taking place after the main game. "Alisha's Conviction" is available for download on the PlayStation Network and on Steam.