Xenoblade Chronicles X Director Tweets to Fans

Monday, November 17th, 2014

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Xenoblade Chronicles X

Xenoblade Chronicles X director Tetsuya Takahashi used the official Xenoblade Twitter account to update fans on the progress of his current project. He also said that he will attempt to continue the updates 2 or 3 times a week, so expect more news as we get closer to a release.

Translated by Siliconera, Tetsuya said the following over several Twitter posts:

Apologies for the wait, I’m thinking of rambling here 2 or 3 times a week from now on. This time, I’ll start by talking briefly about how the Xenoblade X project began.

After the completion of the previous Xenoblade, when I told [Hitoshi] Yamagami-san’s team at Nintendo that I wanted to create something a little more sci-fi using Xenoblade as a base, they said it could be worth the challenge.

So then, we began thinking about what updates would be possible with the Wii U (such as making the maps seamless, having the game connect online, etc.) and started to research. When everything seemed feasible, that’s when actual development began.

Xenoblade Chronicles X is in development by Monolith Soft for the Nintendo Wii U and will release in 2015 worldwide.

  • Foxko

    I really can’t wait to get my hands on this game!

    • azariosays

      it looks so beautiful!!!

  • Tyler Durden

    This will be better than Final Fantasy XV.

    • azariosays

      ff15 is the perfect boy road trip game though! haha

  • Dominic St-Jacques

    Wish I could read Japanese…still following though.

    • azariosays

      me too! they have my full support

  • RagunaXL

    the game looks amazing. the map, radar on the wii u gamepad seems like an awesome addition, same with the mechs and energy limitations. It’s great that he’s going to be on more to talk about the game. hope the online elements involve world map discovery like a cross of etrian odyssey and skies of arcadia. just please not an MMO