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A great swordsman named Stahn Aileron takes a ride on a giant dragon ship. During the flight, the ship is attacked by pirates. Looking for a weapon to defend himself, Stahn discovers a sword. Very soon he finds out it is not just an ordinary sword, but the legendary talking sword Dymlos, who has been sleeping for many years and who can be awakened only if the world is in grave danger. But what exactly is the danger that awakened Dymlos now? With the help of a few friends, Stahn decides to explore the world and find out what is wrong.

Tales of Destiny is a follow-up to Tales of Phantasia. Like its predecessor, it has the structure of traditional Japanese role-playing games, but substitutes turn-based combat for action-oriented one. Battles take place on separate side-scrolling screens and resemble those of a fighting game. The player controls the main hero, navigating him on the battle screen and performing various attacks and combos. Other party members are controlled by the game's AI, but it is possible to pause the battle at any time and assign new combat style to any one of them.


Tales of Destiny PlayStation Cave dungeon. Crazy leaping Yetis attack
Tales of Destiny PlayStation Important story events are presented as such full-screen still images
Tales of Destiny PlayStation Finally, you get to fly your own ship!..
Tales of Destiny PlayStation One of the game's grimmer areas - the Junkland

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Alternate Titles

  • "時空幻境 命運傳奇" -- Chinese spelling (Traditional)
  • "命运传说" -- Chinese spelling (Simplified)
  • "テイルズ オブ デスティニー" -- Japanese spelling

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RPGDreamers 1998 9 out of 10 90
RPGFan Jan 29, 2001 88 out of 100 88
RPGFan Oct 23, 1998 88 out of 100 88
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 10, 2011 16 out of 20 80
RPG Site Jan 12, 2014 8 out of 10 80
GameGenie 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Mega Fun Nov, 1998 76 out of 100 76
IGN Feb 12, 1999 7.5 out of 10 75
Gamezilla 1998 74 out of 100 74
GameSpot Oct 12, 1998 4.9 out of 10 49


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Unicorn Lynx (181442) added Tales of Destiny (PlayStation) on Nov 05, 2003
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