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 1390513,905 users)
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Ranked: #20892
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Popularity: #3958
Members: 32,368
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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)


Mar 23, 2011
Tales of Symphonia Tethe'alla is the 4 episode OVA that follows the four episodes of Tales of Symphonia, only it's set in another world, known as Tethe'alla. To start off, if you've seen the first four episodes, you'll be aware that the episodes in this anime are quite long, about 40 minutes long as opposed to the normal length for anime episodes, about 20 minutes. This doesn't bother me in the least; actually, I found it quite refreshing, not having to click on a new link as often to continue watching the show.

If you've played the game for this anime, you might be more familiar ...
Jul 14, 2011
ok for one this 10 will only make sense if you have played the game

I have been a die hard fan of this game for a long time, and when i first saw the original series i felt rather, well disappointed, it skimmed through half the game in a an instant, then came along this second season and it put my skepticism to a rest, the Tethe'alla arc ended up not only meeting the quota of the game but it actually topped it by a longshot,

The 2 big changes that the anime did better in the anime appossed to the game for this ...
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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