Tales of series General Producer Yusuke Tomizawa shared a bit about Tales of Arise‘s development during the 25th anniversary live stream, but he had more to say about its progress in this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine. [Thanks, Ryokutya2089.]
Check out highlights from the interview with Bandai Namco Entertainment Producer Tomizawa below:
- Bandai Namco is currently preparing to release new information in the near future.
- Development of Tales of Arise has, at last, entered its final stages. The team is working hard on improving its quality.
- The staff continues to recover from the chaos brought about by COVID-19.
- Tomizawa said that the goal is to make Tales of Arise’s quality something that fans worldwide will love, but the team will not neglect Japanese fans. The goal is also to make a JRPG that Japan and the world can be proud of.
Unfortunately, Tomizawa couldn’t share more information about Tales of Arise during in the 25th anniversary live stream. However, we will get new information in 2021, so the wait might not be too long.
Tales of Arise is in development for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Bandai Namco originally intended it to be a 2020 release, but the company delayed it due to the pandemic in June 2020.