Mobile game Tales of Luminaria announced that it will suspend its gaming services on July 19 this year. This news comes less than a year after the game was released worldwide on November 4, 2021.
In a statement posted on their website, the game’s developers said that until the closing date, game servers will continue to be open and players are encouraged to use all of their items or PB-Stones in their account before closing.
As the first completely original mobile title in the Tales of series, our sincere intention was to make this game fun and, by taking on various challenges, bring Tales of to a wider audience around the world, not just Japan. In addition, we have tried to make this service available for a long time, encouraged by the supportive comments and feedback we received on social media.
Statement by the game’s developers Tales of Luminaria (via official site)
With regard to the anime series, which is being produced in parallel with the game, the developers also said that the weekly distribution of episodes will end immediately, according to this announcement. In an attempt to at least end the story, a special episode called “Final episode“, Although no date has been set.
An archive of the game’s designs, illustrations and other assets can be made available so that players can still experience the game’s plot, even though the service was officially shut down at the time.
We would like to thank you sincerely for all your support for Tales of Luminaria. Again, we apologize for not living up to your expectations and must announce that the service will be suspended. Although there is only a short period of time left, we hope you enjoy this game to the end.
Statement from Tales of Luminaria developers (via official site)
Tales of Luminaria is a game developed by Colopl and published under Bandai Namco Entertainment. The plot of the game was written by Sekina Aoi, Okina Baba, Shunsaku Yano and Takashi Tanaka. The game-based web anime series premiered on January 8 this year, with Kamikaze Douga and ANIMA animated the series. Shiori Kato and Midori Kato were directors, and Yoriko Tomita was a screenwriter.
Source: Official website
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