Bandai Namco has announced that Tales of Symphonia Remastered will be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch on February 17, 2023. Also compatible with PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
Tales of Symphonia follows Lloyd Irving and childhood friend Colette Brunel as they confront the horrors of living in a dying world. In the process, they’ve added a compelling new hero to the party’s tragic but resilient roster, bringing a new generation of Tales of fans to his early games, which popularized the series’ action-RPG mechanics. I will introduce you to one of the
In today’s announcement, Bandai Namco shared a second look at the remastered experience with a new trailer featuring “visual enhancements, gameplay improvements, and new features.” The Chosen Edition is the only physical print and includes a metal case, art print and sticker.
Tales of Symphonia was originally released for the GameCube in 2003, but was later ported to the PlayStation 3 and PC. Like the first release, Tales of Symphonia Remastered will host a local co-op mode for up to four players, offering a way for friends to jump in when the battle begins.
The enhanced Tales of Symphonia experience was first unveiled in September. Nintendo’s final direct showcaseThe Gamecube Classic was one of several older titles in presentations with makeover announcements, including the reveal of Harvest Moon: A Wonderful Life, Fatal Frame: Mask of the Lunar Eclipse, and Rune Factory 3.
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