Tales of Arise will have been one of the greatest successes of the saga. Last I heard, the title had largely found takers with two million copies sold, making this episode one of the best-selling in the series. Which means that in addition to being critically acclaimed, the game has also found its audience. And it could be that bandai namco capitalizes on the latter by offering us a new adventure in the world of Tales of Ariseeven if everything that follows is to be taken with a grain of salt.
Or an anime?
Members of Resetera have noticed that the brand Tales of Arise: Beyond the Dawn has been registered today by Bandai Namco with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). In other words, a trademark registration for all that is most official, without anyone knowing what it is.
If we remain cautious about the assumptions, many JRPG fans are already wondering if it would not be a sequel or a DLC. Which would still be surprising, because before the game was released, Yusuke Tomizawa, producer of the title, said he did not want to continue the story. The success of this episode may have upset all plans, unless it’s a totally anecdotal and anecdotal project (yes, we’re thinking of a mobile game), or even an anime adaptation, which doesn’t Nor was it in the initial plans.
And inevitably, at the dawn of the Game Awards, we begin to hope for an announcement tomorrow, but let’s not bet too much on it all the same.