It was announced at Tales of Festival 2015 that a TV anime series of Tales of Zestiria will air in 2016. Ufotable will animate the series, which is an adaptation of the PlayStation 3 role-playing game of the same name released in January 2015. An anime prequel titled Tales of Zestiria: Doushi no Yoake, also animated by ufotable, aired in December 2014.
Tales of Zestiria is the 15th entry and the 20th anniversary title in Bandai Namco Studios' Tales series. It follows Sorey, who is blessed with powers by a mystical spirit race known as the Seraphim who act as a stabilizing force in the land. He travels to free the land of Glenwood from the threat of the Hellion, creatures spawned by negative emotions.