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Tales of Zestiria the X – 15

「それぞれの哲学」 (Sorezore no tetsugaku)
“Each Philosophy”

Testing the limits for how far one can drag out the plot buildup.

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January 22, 2017 at 11:15 pm Comments (19)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 14

「風の天族デシル」 (Kaze no ten-zoku deshiru)
“Dezel the Wind Seraph”

A spelunking we shall go.

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January 15, 2017 at 10:52 pm Comments (24)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 13

「穢れなき世界」 (Kegarenaki sekai)
“World Without Malevolence”

Returning to the adventures of Sorey and Seraphim.

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January 9, 2017 at 12:01 am Comments (16)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 12 (END)

「災禍の顕主」 (Saika no Kenshu)
“The Lord of Calamity”

In case it wasn’t obvious, Tales of Zestiria the X is a rare case where an adaptation far surpasses the source material.

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September 26, 2016 at 7:30 pm Comments (34)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 11

「戦争」 (Sensou)
“The War”

Let the battle for peace begin.

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September 19, 2016 at 9:39 am Comments (14)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 10

「アリーシャ・ディフダ」 (Alisha Diphda)
“Alisha Diphda”

What’s the best thing about this adaptation? Alisha.

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September 12, 2016 at 7:47 am Comments (81)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 09

「疫病の街」 (Ekibyou no Machi)
“The Plagued City”

This was an in-between episode if I’ve ever seen one.

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September 5, 2016 at 7:30 am Comments (15)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 08

「霊峰レイフォルク」 (Reihou Reiforuku Rayfalke Spiritcrest)
“Rayfalke Spiritcrest”

Tales fans should be happy they’re getting one of the few genuinely good video game anime adaptations out there.

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August 30, 2016 at 8:28 am Comments (35)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 07

「それぞれの想い」 (Sorezore no Omoi)
“Their Respective Thoughts”

And now back to our regular scheduled programming…

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August 22, 2016 at 5:47 pm Comments (27)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 06

「ベルベット・クラウ」 (Velvet Crowe)
“Velvet Crowe”

This works wells as an advertisement for the Tales of Berseria game, but as an episode of the Zestiria anime it ends up falling short.

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August 15, 2016 at 6:11 pm Comments (51)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 05

「災厄のはじまり」 (Saiyaku no Hajimari)
“The Beginning of the Calamity”

And now for something different: Tales of Berseria.

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August 7, 2016 at 4:31 pm Comments (37)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 04

「導師のさだま」 (Doushi no Sadame )
“The Shepherd’s Destiny”

Zestiria is playing by the book, but it’s hard to knock a production this strong and appealing to the eye.

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July 31, 2016 at 4:10 pm Comments (22)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 03

「聖剣祭」 (Seiken-sai)
“The Sacred Blade Festival”

This feels like a flagship series in the making.

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July 24, 2016 at 12:18 pm Comments (42)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 02

「イズチ」 (Izuchi)
“Elysium”

As a fan of adventure, magic, and epic fantasies, Tales of Zestiria is giving plenty to appreciate.

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July 21, 2016 at 4:59 am Comments (26)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 01

「天の都」 (Ten no Miyako)
“Celestial Capital”

‘Help me, Obi Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope.’

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July 11, 2016 at 8:30 am Comments (50)

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