The next entry in the Tales franchise is set to be revealed on the 12th of December by Namco Bandai. Siliconera, says that the reveal will be part of the NicoNico stream that will take place at 7 PM (Japanese time). Consequently, its teaser site will also be updated following the stream.
Tales official Twitter account confirmed that a new Tales game was on it’s way, although details were vague at the time. Speculation has been rife following a series of trademark registrations by Namco Bandai, prompting fans to speculate that a new game announcement was imminent.
This game marks the 15th entry in the long-running JRPG series – whether it will make its debut on a next-gen console will be known as its announcement draws closer.
It is unlikely that the game will be localized for Western audiences anytime soon as Tales of Xillia 2 is in the midst of being localized and will make its way next year, to coincide with Tales of Symphonia Chronicles. Rest assured, we will keep you updated as the new Tales game makes its unveiling in the coming weeks.