Tales of Zestiria PS3 Game Gets Manga Adaptation in Early 2015
posted on by Kyle Cardine
The December issue of Monthly Comic Zero Sum magazine announced on Tuesday that manga artist Shiramine will pen a Tales of Zestiria manga adaptation for the magazine starting in early 2015.
The PlayStation 3 game will ship on January 22 in Japan.
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, as well as the in-game animated cutscenes for the game. The anime special will also be included on the game's disc.