Tales Series Sales Top 10 Million Mark
12.11.07 - 12:47 PM

Bandai Namco Games today announced that its flagship RPG series, Tales of... has sold more than ten million copies worldwide to date. 87% of these sales were generated in Japan, 8% in North America, 3% in Europe, and 2% in Asia. Since 1995's Tales of Phantasia, the series has seen the release of 20 installments, the most recent one, Tales of Innocence, hit Japanese retail store shelves only last week.

Below you will find a complete run-down of the various series' installments (excluding the MMORPG Tales of Eternia Online and mobile phone-based titles, but including a variety of ports and remakes) along with their target platform, (Japanese) release date and sales performance.

Tales of Phantasia, Super Famicom, December 15th 1995, 212,000 copies
Tales of Destiny, PlayStation, December 23rd 1997, 1.139 million copies
Tales of Phantasia, PlayStation, December 23rd 1998, 769,000 copies
Tales of Phantasia Narikiri Dungeon, GameBoy Color, November 10th 2000, 136,000 copies
Tales of Eternia, PlayStation, November 30th 2000, 873,000 copies
Tales of Fandom Vol.1, PlayStation, January 31st 2002, 94,000 copies
Tales of the World Narikiri Dungeon 2, GameBoy Advance, October 25th 2002, 184,000 copies
Tales of Destiny 2, PlayStation 2, November 28th 2002, 977,000 copies
Tales of the World Summoners Lineage, GameBoy Advance, March 7th 2003, 100,000 copies
Tales of Phantasia, GameBoy Advance, August 1st 2003, 314,000 copies
Tales of Symphonia, GameCube, August 29th 2003, 953,000 copies
Tales of Symphonia, PlayStation 2, September 22nd 2004, 486,000 copies
Tales of Rebirth, PlayStation 2, December 16th 2004, 605,000 copies
Tales of the World Narikiri Dungeon 3, January 6th 2005, 123,000 copies
Tales of Eternia, PlayStation Portable, March 3rd 2005, 398,000 copies
Tales of Legendia, PlayStation 2, August 25th 2005, 397,000 copies
Tales of the Abyss, PlayStation 2, December 15th 2005, 734,000 copies
Tales of Phantasia, PlayStation Portable, September 7th 2006, 136,000 copies
Tales of the Tempest, DS, October 26th 2006, 301,000 copies
Tales of Destiny, PlayStation 2, November 30th 2006, 395,000 copies
Tales of the World Radiant Mythology, PlayStation Portable, December 21st 2006, 305,000 copies
Tales of Destiny 2, PlayStation Portable, February 15th 2007, 129,000 copies
Tales of Fandom Vol.2, PlayStation 2, June 28th 2007, 95,000 copies
Tales of Innocence, DS, December 6th 2007, 160,000 copies

Chris Winkler