Code Geass dlc coming for Tales of Graces F

#1 Posted by TheRealJpoe (135 posts) -

A new piece of dlc released for Tales of Graces F features a set of 4 Code Geass inspired costumes for certain playable characters. These include Suzaku's Knights of the Round outfit, C.C.'s signature straitjacket thingy, Kallen's Black Knight uniform, & Lelouch's Zero ensemble without helmet.

I'm a pretty big fan of the show Code Geass, just finished the second season yesterday morning after powering through a marathon. As a fan of the Tales series in general, something like this would defiantly convince me to buy the game. Unfortunately this content has only been released in Japan & there's no word on if Namco Bandai will put this out anywhere else. Which would be a total shame since porting over character skins couldn't be to difficult. Anyone else excited about this?

#2 Posted by demonknightinuyasha (469 posts) -

It would be cool to see it, love that show.

#3 Edited by JJOR64 (19023 posts) -

I still need to check this game out. Enjoyed Symphonia, Versperia, and Abyss.

As for the costumes, that's cool I guess. Never got super huge into Code Geass, but fans of the show will dig it.

#4 Posted by ahgunsillyo (456 posts) -

Personally, I'm holding out for the Ezio and N7 Armor DLC costume packs.

#5 Posted by Demoskinos (15019 posts) -

@ahgunsillyo: I C WHAT U DID THAR!

#6 Edited by SlightConfuse (3963 posts) -

Its no N7 armor but i like code geass, more importanly where is Xillia!!!. grace F was ok from what i played, this would probably make me play it.

#7 Posted by Animasta (14713 posts) -

so dumb. I mean, isn't geass a lot more violent than the average tales game?

#8 Posted by TheRealJpoe (135 posts) -

@Animasta said:

so dumb. I mean, isn't geass a lot more violent than the average tales game?

yeah Geass is a little more violent than the Tales games, but at least anime skins fit a JRPG better than some others we've seen in recent games (Final Fantasy XIII-2)

#9 Posted by Animasta (14713 posts) -

@HardcoreScene08 said:

@Animasta said:

so dumb. I mean, isn't geass a lot more violent than the average tales game?

yeah Geass is a little more violent than the Tales games, but at least anime skins fit a JRPG better than some others we've seen in recent games (Final Fantasy XIII-2)

did FF13-2 have any anime shit? all I know of was the ME stuff.

#10 Posted by InfiniteGeass (2056 posts) -

Would buy if it came out to the US. Code Geass is my 2nd favorite anime.

#11 Posted by SlightConfuse (3963 posts) -

@Animasta: 13-2 had an actual japanese clothing company in the game. nothing anime related

#12 Edited by Turambar (6813 posts) -
@Animasta said:

@HardcoreScene08 said:

@Animasta said:

so dumb. I mean, isn't geass a lot more violent than the average tales game?

yeah Geass is a little more violent than the Tales games, but at least anime skins fit a JRPG better than some others we've seen in recent games (Final Fantasy XIII-2)

did FF13-2 have any anime shit? all I know of was the ME stuff.

It had costumes from Dynasty Warriors for one.  (Or maybe it was Sengoku Basara.)
#13 Posted by Capella (68 posts) -

Graces' Asbel was getting Suzaku comparisons from fans pretty much as soon as Graces was revealed, since they look similar, have similar "white knight"-style themes, and are both voiced by Takahiro Sakurai in Japanese. Code Geass is a Bandai property, Tales is Namco's...so a fan joke turned into a convenient tie in. At least that's how it's always looked to me. They tried doing a similar thing with Star Driver costumes for Xillia, too, though that never seemed to make as much sense. I think the Geass set is pretty cool as DLC costumes go, the character parallels are clever, but I also seem to remember the costume DLC for Graces costing 250-500 yen per individual costume in Japan - even if it did come out here (which I don't expect) I wouldn't buy it unless it were significantly cheaper than that.

#14 Posted by EXTomar (4849 posts) -

I think stuff like this is mostly harmless but I do think they could have been a bit more timely.

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