While showing off link artes in Tales of Xillia’s battle system, series producer Hideo Baba mentioned an interesting tidbit about the two protagonists. In the beginning of Tales of Xillia players can choose to see the start of the story from Jude or Millia’s perspective.
Baba said in Japan, male players the female protagonist Milla Maxwell while female players like Jude Mathis more. When Tales of Xillia begins players can choose to see the story start from either Jude or Milla’s perspective. While the game has two openings, both characters meet and Tales of Xillia’s story begins.
Baba reiterated he wants to release as many Tales games in the West as he possibly can. In 2013, Tales of Xillia will follow Tales of Graces f, which came out earlier this year.