Leading video game publisher NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S. today released Tales of Graces™ f - European Day One Edition for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system in Europe and Australia. Tales of Graces f combines lush animated graphics, a dramatic storyline, and an exciting real-time battle system into a sprawling epic for fans of the Tales of series and Japanese RPGs.
In addition to the game itself, the European Day One Edition of Tales of Graces f - highlights the artistic talents involved in the game with the 12 original in-game tracks selected by the development team, the behind the scene video shot in the heart of the studio, a high quality hardback art book, all included in a newly designed folded box. A special DLC is also included with original costumes from Tales of Destiny ™ 2 and custom PlayStation 3 themes for Tales of fans to rejoice about.
Tales of Graces f brings the renowned and beloved Tales of series to the PlayStation 3 system for the first time in Europe and Australia. Set amidst the conflict of three kingdoms competing for planetary dominance, the story follows Asbel Lhant and his friends as they come to discover just how far they will go to protect the bonds of friendship between them in a quest that stretches beyond their comprehension.
For the first time in the Tales of series, the combat system lets the player freely change attack style depending on the battle situation. The characters can fight with two different attacking styles, and the new combat system is easier to control while simultaneously adding new levels of tactical depth. The title is developed by NAMCO BANDAI Studios Inc. in Japan with the aim of bringing to life the rich depth of the evocative characters designed by Mutsumi Inomata.
Post-launch DLC for Tales of Graces f will include special character costumes and accessories. Outfit your party with fashionably cool clothes based on past Tales of games and various themes. Certain costumes will give characters stat boosts and access to classic Tales of battle music when they are equipped, giving players that extra edge in battle.