A special live musical performance by Tales of Arise appeared during the gamescom 2021 Opening Night live stream. The performance also featured Lindsey Stirling. Stirling is known for her violin covers of video game music from franchises like The Legend of Zelda and Assassin’s Creed. Stirling performed the Battle of the Tales of series as it will appear in Tales of Arise while dressed as a deuteragonist Shionne.
– gamescom (@gamescom) August 25, 2021
An archived version of Tales of Arise Live music performances from gamescom 2021 Opening Night Live are immediately available on YouTube.
Bandai Namco has shared several trailers featuring prominent party members who will appear in Tales of Arise. This has included the mysterious Gunner Shionne and more recently, Dohalim. Each of these trailers has focused on more character-driven moments and brief interactions between parties, and how each will work in combat.
Additionally, Tales of Arise will allow players to engage in various pastime activities. This includes camping and fishing. Players can also cook at campsites and view unique skits. A demo is immediately available for Tales of Arise which allows players to get a taste of the revamped combat and mentioned activities.
Tales of Arise will be released for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and PC on September 9, 2021 in Japan and September 10, 2021.