Tales of Xillia E3 trailer is filled with epic cel-shaded and anime cutscene action

Ahead of E3, Namco Bandai has release a trailer for the first Tales of Xillia game, which is at last releasing in North America on August 6 and Europe on August 9.

Filled with slick fight scenes and a swelling orchestral score, the trailer gives you a taste of the grand story the cel-shaded Japanese role-playing game will be telling on the PlayStation 3. Anime studio ufotable worked on the beautiful anime cutscenes featured in the video.

PlayStation is definitely the choice platform for "Tales of" fans nowadays, as they have the Tales of Symphonia HD collection headed to PS3 as well. Check back to PSU for the latest on the Tales of franchise and more.

Ernest Lin is a US Editor for PSU when he’s not pursuing a PhD in moé. Follow him on Tumblr & Twitter for updates on gaming, movies, traveling, anime, Japanese pop culture, and more.