By Patrick Aguda / September 16th, 2021
Bandai Namco has announced that Tales of Arise has sold 1 million copies worldwide, making the game the fastest-selling title in the franchise’s history. The company also announced that the Tales of series reached another significant milestone as the franchise’s lifetime sales exceeded 25 million. Sales statistics for other titles were included with Tales of Berseria selling 2 million copies and Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition selling 1.5 million copies.
You can check out the short celebratory video made to celebrate these milestones below.
Bandai Namco describes Tales of Arise as follows:
Challenge the Fate That Binds You
On the planet Dahna, reverence has always been given to Rena, the planet in the sky, as a land of the righteous and divine. Stories handed down for generations became truth and masked reality for the people of Dahna. For 300 years, Rena has ruled over Dahna, pillaging the planet of its resources and stripping people of their dignity and freedom.
Our tale begins with two people, born on different worlds, each looking to change their fate and create a new future. Featuring a new cast of characters, updated combat, and classic Tales of gameplay mechanics, experience the next chapter in the world-famous Tale of series, Tales of Arise.
Tales of Arise is the latest title in this long-running franchise and released on September 10, 2021 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC.
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