Bandai Namco introduced that free-to-play cellular RPG Tales of Luminaria will shut down at 19:00 PDT on July 19, 2022. All in-game gadgets shall be accessible to make use of, although the acquisition of the in-game PB-Stones foreign money has been suspended. A message from the event crew relating to the closure might be discovered under.
Tales of Luminaria launched internationally for iOS and Android in November 2021. It contains a solid of twenty-one playable protagonists from three factions: the Jerle Federation, the Gildllan Empire, and an impartial group of adventurers. Every protagonist’s story was meant to comprise eight episodes, together with crossover episodes that superior the primary story. The sport is ready in a world that was beforehand inhabited by huge “Primordial Beasts” that grew to become petrified. The petrified beasts emit numerous mana and have develop into a serious driving pressure behind civilisation. The sport begins as a struggle breaks out between the Federation and Empire for management over the beasts.
The closure announcement for Tales of Luminaria follows the February closure of different cellular title Tales of Crestoria. The 2017-released Tales of the Rays continues to be energetic and receiving content material updates on iOS and Android in Japan, although its worldwide model was shut down in 2018.
As at all times, thanks all for taking part in Tales of Luminaria.
We remorse to announce that the service for Tales of Luminaria shall be sundown on July 19, 2022 PDT.
As the primary utterly unique cellular title within the “Tales of” collection, our honest intent was to make this recreation enjoyable and, by taking up numerous challenges, to convey “Tales of” to a wider viewers all over the world, not solely Japan. Moreover, now we have tried our greatest to make this service playable over a very long time, inspired by the supportive feedback and suggestions now we have obtained on SNS.
Nonetheless, we couldn’t do sufficient, and we sincerely apologize to all those that have supported and performed Tales of Luminaria.
■About Future Episodes
Weekly episode distribution will finish with this announcement. We apologize for the sudden discover, as you’ll have been anticipating a brand new announcement of the subsequent episode. We sadly will be unable to totally depict the destiny of the 21 heroes and should finish the episodes in the course of the story. Much more, some characters shall be left with out getting an episode 2. We’re very sorry for leaving these tales untold.
Though we couldn’t full all of the storylines for every character, now we have been contemplating whether or not there may be any option to convey closure to their story, even when solely barely. With that thought, now we have ready a particular “Episode Last,” which takes place proper earlier than the anime Tales of Luminaria: The Fateful Crossroad. This episode focuses on why Hugo ultimately sided with the Empire. We actually remorse not having the ability to present full closure to this story, however we hope you’ll get pleasure from this “Episode Last.”
■Concerning the Archiving of Works
We’re contemplating archiving the costumes, designs, illustrations, and so on. of the characters launched through the service out of software as a “digital archive,” in order that gamers can proceed to expertise and reminisce about Luminaria’s universe and its characters even after the service ends. We’re additionally engaged on a soundtrack for the in-game background music.
We’ll attain out once more as quickly as now we have extra particulars.
About later updates, now we have listed the schedule till the top of the service under.
Ver. 1.6.0 Replace (scheduled for finish of Might 2022)
- Supply of Episode Last
- LV UP Camp stage renewal
- Memorial Summon for all 21 characters
- New ★5 ep.2 costumes and weapons for Vanessa, Gaspard, Amelie, and Lydie
*Gamers may also obtain tickets that may be exchanged for ★5 costumes and weapons
- New ★3 costume “Work Outfit” for August from his apple farmer days
- Multiplayer Boss Battle replace
*One out of a complete of eight Primordial Beasts will seem at random, together with Lazui, a brand new addition to the present Primordial Beasts
- Login calendar reward updates
Finish of Service (July 19, 2022 19:00 PDT)
- The official web site and trailers shall be taken down together with the top of the service.
Lastly, we wish to sincerely thanks for all your assist of Tales of Luminaria. We apologize once more for not dwelling as much as your expectations and having to announce that the service shall be sundown. Though there may be solely a brief time frame remaining, we hope that you’ll get pleasure from this recreation to the top. Thanks.
– All the Tales of Luminaria Crew