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In a dying world called Sylvarant, legend has foretold that one day a Chosen One will appear from amongst the people and the land will be reborn. As Lloyd Irving, joined by his close friends Genis Sage and Collet Brunel, venture forth upon a quest to return your world to health. Enter an exquisite landscape of beautiful cel–shaded graphics by renowned artist Kosuke Fujishima and high–quality anime cut scenes. Dive into a unique, real time battle system. Execute and combine hundreds of special attacks and magic spells. The line between good and evil blurs in this immersive, emotionally charged epic adventure where the fate of two interlocked worlds hangs in the balance


Tales of Symphonia is a RPG where you play as a boy named Lyold or his friends and allies. Interact with many characters in mini-games, battles, or just talk to them to gather clues to continue your journey. As you adventure through the huge world in the game you will encounter enemies such as the Desians an evil group of people. Your characters' goal in this two disc adventure is to guide one of Lyold's best friends "Collete" a chosen, a special type of person on the journey to regenerate the world while doing many different quests


  • Character designs by famed comic artist Kosuke Fujishima

  • The sequel to Tales of Destiny and Tales of Phantasia

  • First Tales game w/3D characters

  • Blends real-time and turn-based elements

  • Attack with both melee weapons and spells

  • Control a party of up to four characters

  • Ultra-super cute anime styling

  • A Gargantuan 2-disc adventure

Editor's Note:

Previously known under the tentative title, "Tales of Phantasia".

Added on: September 17, 2002

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Western audiences continue to demand more Tales games brought overseas, and Namco seems to at least be trying to... posted Jun 03, 13 9:40am

Thinking I'll start a run of this tonight. :) TalesOfSymphonia GC
not as god as the second game in my opnion but still fun! TalesOfSymphonia GC
One of the best games ever. More people need to play this. TalesOfSymphonia GC
it's a really good adventure story, and despite it being released on the game cube it's still a worth while game. TalesOfSymphonia GC
Not my favorite, but it's alright. TalesOfSymphonia GC
BEST Tales game in my opinion. TalesOfSymphonia GC

This game was my first Tales game, and i fell immediately in love with it. It...

100% Completion Every side quest completed a lot of Grade, all skills/magic TalesOfSymphonia GC
  • Genre: Fantasy (GC)
  • Theme(s): Anime, Fantasy
  • Perspective(s): Third Person
  • Developer: Namco
  • Publisher: Namco
  • Released
    North AmericaJul 13, 2004
    EuropeNov 19, 2004
    JapanAug 29, 2003
    AustraliaQ4 2004
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