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Tales of Symphonia
7.8 out of 10

Tales of Symphonia

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Overall 8
8.0
Gameplay 8
7.8
Graphics 7
6.7
Sound 10
10
Storyline 7
6.7
Replay value 2
2.2

Tales of Symphonia

RPG LAND
27 November 2005
  • Excerpt: For a long time after the launch of the Gamecube, people clamored for the release of a new RPG, exclusive to the machine. Sure, there were some RPGs available such as Skies of Arcadia Legends and Phantasy Star Online , but those served only as ports with a few upgrades.
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Overall 9
8.5

Tales of Symphonia

Just RPG
2 May 2005
  • Excerpt: The Gamecube isn’t exactly an RPG haven, but with the recent release of Tales of Symphonia , Namco hopes to fix that. Fans of the Tales series have been awaiting the games release for quite some time, so the game has quite a bit to live up to. So does it succeed? Read on.
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Overall 7
7.0
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 8
8.0
Multiplayer 3
3.0

Tales of Symphonia

GamersHell.com
20 October 2004
  • Excerpt: The year is 1991. I’m sitting at my friend’s house playing Final Fantasy II. We are taking turns switching off every hour so we both get chances to play. I am enthralled by the story and the game, this is one of the greatest gaming experiences of my young life.
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Overall 9
8.5
Features 8
8.0
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 8
8.0
Lifespan 7
7.0

Tales of Symphonia

Gaming Target
7 September 2004
Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

TheStar.com
23 August 2004
  • Excerpt: Namco's Tales of Symphonia is about as pure as an RPG can get...
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Overall 8
8.0

Tales of Symphonia

Evergeek
23 August 2004
  • Excerpt: Namco's Tales of Symphonia is about as pure as an RPG can get...
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Overall 8
8.0

Tales of Symphonia

Evergeek
23 August 2004
  • Excerpt: Namco's Tales of Symphonia is about as pure as an RPG can get...
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 7
7.0
Gameplay 7
7.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 9
9.0
Addiction 7
7.0

Symphonia is multiplayer fun

GIN
23 August 2004
  • Excerpt: What ingredients make for a good RPG? I'll tell you what. A compelling storyline, a highly charismatic hero or cast of heroes, a nasty bad guy, creature, or "thing" hell bent on either ruling or destroying the world, an epic struggle of magic, swords, and sorcery, a hint of romance, richly detailed...
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Overall 8
8.0

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GamesFirst!
11 August 2004
  • Excerpt: Just because it has cartoon graphics doesn't mean it's for the kids at heart. Tales of Symphonia hits the GameCube carrying a dark core under a childlike exterior. Take a look at this anime inspired multi-player RPG, and you probably won't be disappointed. Read the review here.
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Overall 8
8.2
Gameplay 8
8.3
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 8
7.5
Storyline 8
8.0
Control 9
9.3

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RPGFan
8 August 2004
  • Excerpt: The GameCube has long suffered from a dearth of RPGs. Namco seeks to quench gamers' thirsts for one with their release of Tales of Symphonia. The third title in the series to be released stateside, Symphonia does not revolutionize the genre nor does it make a large leap forward for the franchise;...
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