Tales of Zestiria Manga Launches on January 28
posted on by Karen Ressler
The February issue of Ichijinsha's Monthly Comic Zero-Sum announced on Saturday that Shiramine's manga adaptation of Bandai Namco Games' Tales of Zestiria video game will begin in the March issue on January 28. The manga's full title will be Tales of Zestiria: Michibiki no Koku (Tales of Zestiria: The Time of Guidance).
The magazine also previewed Shiramine's manga designs:
Namco Bandai Studio's Daigo Okumura designed the character Alisha, while Kousuke Fujishima designed Sorey. Mutsumi Inomata is also returning to contribute character designs along with Minoru Iwamoto. The anime studio ufotable is once again contributing animation for cut scenes and the opening for the game under studio founder and producer Hikaru Kondo.
An anime special, Tales of Zestiria: Dōshi no Yoake (Tales of Zestiria: Dawn of the Fon Master), will air on Tokyo MX on December 30 and 31 at 9:00 p.m. JST, and on December 31 on BS11 at 9:00 p.m. JST. ufotable (Tales of Symphonia the Animation, Tales of Xillia in-game cutscenes) will animate the special. The anime special will also be included on the game's disc.