Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant-hen

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Synonyms: Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant Chapter
Japanese: テイルズオブシンフォニア THE ANIMATION シルヴァラント編
German: Tales of Symphonia: Sylvarant Arc
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 8, 2007 to Dec 21, 2007
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: ufotable
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Duration: 32 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.141 (scored by 2294722,947 users)
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Ranked: #34982
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Popularity: #2951
Members: 52,370
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Two worlds exist, both unaware of the existance of the other. In order for one world to flourish, the other will have to perish. On the perishing world, a Chosen one is sent on a journey to restore that world's mana by awakening the Spirits and becoming an angel. Colette Brunel, the Chosen of Sylvarant, sets out on her journey accompanied by her best friends Lloyd Irving and Genis Sage. As they travel further they meet more friends and even more enemies, while they learn more and more about the truth behind the World Regeneration.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Sotozaki, Haruo
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, In-Between Animation, Key Animation
Aketagawa, Jin
Sound Director


Opening Theme

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"ALMATERIA" by Eri Kawai

Ending Theme

1: "Negai (願い)" by Kaori Hikita (eps 1-2)
2: "Uchi he Kaerou (うちへ帰ろう)" by Nana Mizuki (eps 3)
3: "ALMATERIA" by Eri Kawai (eps 4)


Jul 2, 2022
I have yet to play any Tales game all of the way through, but I have always really wanted to. I debated on whether or not to play the game before I watched this, but I think I enjoyed watching this first as a primer to what to expect. I was actually really surprised at just how much charm this very short OVA managed to pack in. The animation is cute and gives the cast a lot of character.

While to be honest, I couldn't tell you what makes these characters more unique than any other RPG save the world party, and there wasn't much ...
Jan 22, 2017
After looking over some of the reviews on this adaptation of the video game by Namco, I decided that there was a need for more reviews coming from someone who has played the actually game previously. The "Tales" series has been very dear to my heart since my childhood. Yes, it is near impossible to fit all of a 80+ hour game into a short list of OVAs. However, just based of the nostalgia factor and the content alone that makes Tales of Symphonia a success makes this anime worth a shot. The character development and storyline of this game is what makes it great. ...
Jul 23, 2014
Mixed Feelings
Tales of Symphonia was a Namco RPG released for the Gamecube in August of 2003, or July/ November 2004 if you don't live in Japan. It wasn't the first Tales game to receive an anime adaptation with both Phantasia, which some of you may recall from one of my previous reviews, and Eternia getting adapted before it, but it was the first to have the anime adaptation handled by Ufotable, the same studio responsible for Kara no Kyoukai, Gakuen Utopia Manabi Straight, & Fate/Zero. Yeah, it's a bit strange, but most anime adaptations of the Tales franchise have been handled by different studios. So, ...

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