Bandai Namco announced that Tales of Arise, the 17th main installment in the Tales of series has surpassed one million units sold, making it the fastest selling title in the franchise. A thank-you video was released on the franchise’s YouTube channel.
Additionally, Bandai Namco also announced that two other titles in the series, Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition and Tales of Berseria, have surpassed 1.5 million and two million units sold respectively, and that total shipments for the series have reached 25 million units.
Tales of Arise released for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on September 10 worldwide.
Bandai Namco describes the game as:
For 300 years, Rena has ruled over Dahna, pillaging the planet of its resources and stripping people of their dignity and freedom.
Our tale begins with two people, Alphen and Shionne, born on different worlds, each looking to change their fate and create a new future.
Featuring a diverse cast of characters, intuitive and rewarding combat system, and a captivating story set in a lush world worth fighting for, Tales of Arise delivers a first-class JRPG experience.