Tales of Vesperia News (Xbox360)

Namco release Tales Of community Q&A video

Posted: 25.04.2012 by Technet2k

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Fans of the Tales Of series can enjoy a community Q&A video that's been released by Namco Bandai, hosted by Tales Of series producer Hideo Baba. This is labelled as 'part one'.

Baba-san believes Europe, especially France and Germany, has "many fans of Japanese culture." He ventures Tales Of does well in the West because it's "so exotic" to them.

Namco Bandai to absorb Tales developer

Posted: 21.11.2011 by Technet2k

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In January 2012, Namco Bandai will completely absorb the Tales Studio which develops the Tales RPG series on behalf of the publisher. The studio will dissolve officially January 1st.

The studio was known as Wolf Team before Namco took a majority stake in 2003. As of April this year it was learned that 109 devs work at the studio, continuing the RPG series.

Tales of Vesperia 'bought' for Xbox 360 is "false information"

Posted: 28.06.2011 by Technet2k

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Charlotte Toci, Namco Bandai Europe Junior community manager, has apologised for an earlier post on Facebook in response to a Tales of Vesperia fan.

She claimed "Microsoft paid for the exclusivity" on Xbox 360 at the time, but now she says no "official information on that" exists; offers "sincere apologies".

Rumour: Tales coming to PS3, PSP

Posted: 29.07.2010 by Technet2k

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According to leaks, the Tales series of games from Namco Bandai will be favouring the PlayStation 3 for the next couple of instalments.

A HD makeover of Wii's Tales of Graces will hit PS3, with better visuals and more battle moves. A "New Tales" is also heading for the PS3.