Bandai Namco Japan has released new screenshots for Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition, highlighting the character cast of this remastered rerelease.
As most Tales fans already know, this Definitive Edition will be the first time English players will get to use the pirate Patty in battle, as she was not in the original Xbox 360 release of the game. Flynn Scifo will also now be a permanent party member in the rerelease.
Here's an overview of the game from Bandai Namco.
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Tales of Vesperia and the return of this fan-favorite with the Definitive Edition!
A power struggle begins in a civilization dependent on an ancient technology, the blastia, and the Empire that controls it. The fates of two friends traveling separate paths intertwine in an epic adventure that threatens the existence of all. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Tales of Vesperia is one of the most beloved entries in the Tales of series and returns with beautifully remastered full HD graphics, never before seen characters, expanded story, and much more!
- A Beloved Tale Returns — The tale of a young hero on a quest for justice that captivated Tales fans returns to Xbox and makes its way for the first time to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Steam!
- Everything in One Edition! — Dive into the definitive version of this game with updated full HD graphics, brand-new music tracks, exciting mini-games, bosses, and a collection of unreleased costume DLC!
- The Party Grows Stronger! — Yuri sets sail on his adventure with Estelle, a young noble woman; Karol; a boy in pursuit of a guild to call his own; Rita, an eccentric scholar; Raven, a laid-back archer; Judith, a mysterious dragoon; and Repede, a pipe-smoking dog… and now two more playable characters join the fray!
- Patty Fleur, a cheerful and tough young pirate girl in search of treasure, adventure… and her forgotten memories.
- Flynn Scifo, Yuri’s best friend and an Imperial Knight, now joins the rest on their journey!
- Fight with Flair! — Assemble your favorite team and enjoy exciting real-time battles with all new Mystic Artes and skills!
You can find English gameplay videos and screenshots from TGS here.
Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition is scheduled to be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam on January 11, 2019. For more information, check out the Special Editions available for the game.