Tales of Xillia is a Japanese role-playing game released for the PlayStation 3 on September 7, 2011 in Japan. It is developed by Namco Tales Studio and published by Namco Bandai Games. It is the thirteenth core product of the Tales series. The game is localized for North America on August 6, 2013 and Europe on August 9, 2013.
The game takes place in a fictional world called Rieze Maxia and follows Jude Mathis and Milla Maxwell. The two discover a military research that involves spirits and will endanger the world. The plot's central theme is Yuruginaki shinnen no RPG.
The game's reception in Japan was highly positive. It broke previous records for most pre-orders in the Tales series and sold over half a million copies in a week. During Sony's Playstion Awards, Tales of Xillia received the gold prize and ranked in the top ten for the User's choice award. The sequel, Tales of Xillia 2, was released on November 1, 2012.