Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Tethe'alla-hen

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Synonyms: Tales of Symphonia 2, Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Tethe'alla Chapter
Japanese: テイルズ オブ シンフォニア THE ANIMATION テセアラ編


Type: OVA
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 25, 2010 to Feb 25, 2011
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: ufotable
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy
Theme: Martial ArtsMartial Arts
Duration: 43 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.441 (scored by 1392013,920 users)
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Ranked: #20912
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Popularity: #3991
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Episodes: /4


The second arc of Tales of Symphonia that takes place in the flourishing world of Tethe'alla. This OVA takes place up to two-thirds of the game, prior to the Derris-Kharlan arc.

Characters & Voice Actors


Takano, Hiroshi
Assistant Producer
Sotozaki, Haruo
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation


Opening Theme

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Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Tenkuu no Canaria (天空のカナリア)" by Nana Mizuki

Ending Theme

1: "Inori no Kanata (祈りの彼方)" by Akiko Shikata (eps 1-3)
2: "TETHE'ALA ~Tai no Kodomo Tachi~ (TETHE'ALA ~対の子どもたち~)" by Akiko Shikata (eps 4)


Nov 21, 2016
Note: This review was written on my Review Book on Wattpad. If you are interested, don't be shy to check it out! (Link's in my bio)

Also: I'll be posting the same review for all three seasons, since I made a general review for the series, not the seasons in separate.

Ok, so if you guys don't know, Tales of Symphonia is one of my FAVORITE animes, along with the rest of the Tales of Series. After i finished ToS, me and a friend had found other animes in the series as well, which we both love to death.

So my friend said she found an old ...
Jul 2, 2015
With the first part of this game adaptation being rather lackluster, the second part is now upon us and it's time to re-ask the same question from the first part, how hard does this part fall over itself because of cut content?

The Short Version:
(+)Returning characters feel much more fleshed out.
(+)When the new characters are introduced with more or less the same level as with the returning cast.
(-)Core character downgraded to a plot device.
(-)There's more Houdini characters. (I.E. characters that appear then disappear)
(-)Lackluster Soundtrack.

The Story (8/10): With the carry on from part one, the story having layers stacked upon it now, the connections between the characters ...
May 6, 2018
The story is rushed and all over the place and I know that since it's so short, they didn't have enough time to shoehorn in a lot of things from the game, but since the game is so long, I think they should've made this into a regular T.V. series than in OVA. That way, they can flesh out these complex characters and include more events that happened in the game. While, I can do with a few changes, such as the whole Chocolat thing because I don't care much for her, I would've loved if the series had stayed much more faithful to the ...

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