London, United Kingdom - 3 August 2007– Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, today announced that it has agreed with NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe SAS to publish Tales of the World Radiant Mythology™ on PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system across Europe and other PAL territories. The game will hit the stores on the 30th of August, 2007.
About Tales of the World
With its fast-paced real-time battles, beautiful 3D graphics and extensive character customization, it is the ultimate handheld RPG. Engulf yourself in a world full of quests and heroic adventures anytime, anywhere! The beautiful and prosperous ancient land of Terresia is being destroyed by the Devourer, a demonic creature from another planet. The World Tree, which created and protected this magical land, is wasting away from the Devourer’s continuous attacks. The World Tree uses what’s left of its strength to call on the world’s last hope in a dark battle of survival– you.
Tales of the World for PSP key features:
- <*> 3D Free Roaming Battle System– Featuring a full 3D engine, the Tales series’ signature real-time battles allows you to have the ability to attack from anywhere on the battlefield. Combine special attacks and spells from your party-members to create high-hit combos or devastating Unison Attacks.*> <*> Character Customization– Customize your ideal character by changing your clothing, voice, weapons and more.*> <*> Pick your class– Choose from various character classes, such as Warrior, Thief, Priest, Mage and other higher level classes.*> <*> Endless gameplay– With up to 300 quests that change according to player’s class, Tales of the World promises endless hours of gameplay. Earn experience through your quest and unlock powerful abilities and skills.*> <*> New and Old Tales Characters!– Cameo appearances from previous Tales games join Kanonno and the other new cast of characters.*> <*> Ad hoc functionality– Wirelessly exchange weapons, ingredients, armour and other items with your friends!*>
© MUTSUMI INOMATA© KOSUKE FUJISHIMA TALES OF THE WORLD RADIANT MYTHOLOGY™&© 2006 NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc. Published and distributed by UBISOFT Entertainment under license from NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe SAS. Ubisoft, Ubi.com and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the U.S. and/or other countries.
(a) All PAL countries in Europe, including but not limited to UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Holland, Belgium, Scandinavia, Switzerland, and (b) Australia and New Zealand, and© the Middle East, and (d) Africa.
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About NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe SAS:
NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe SAS., is a leading interactive entertainment software publisher based in Cergy-Pontoise, France, with a UK branch office in London, England. The company is a part of the NAMCO BANDAI group of companies known for creating and publishing many of the industry's top video game franchises including the RidgeRacer™, Tekken™, SOULCALIBUR™, Tamagotchi™, Digimon™, Dragonball® and Naruto™ brands.
About NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.
NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc. is one of the companies comprising the newly formed BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. On 29th September, 2005, BANDAI Co., Ltd and NAMCO LIMITED implemented a management integration to compete more effectively on the global stage in the fast-changing entertainment industry and deliver future growth. The company is a part of the NAMCO BANDAI group of companies known for creating and publishing many of the industry's top video game franchises.
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