Tales of Hearts R is Coming to the West
Tales of Hearts, the 11th main title in the Tales of series, has already been released on DS and iOS in Japan. This year, Namco Bandai will bring Tales of Hearts R to the PS Vita in North America.
In this video, which was pointed out by Polygon, we can see Tales producer Hideo Baba surrounded by an incredible amount of Tales series merchandise and speaking excitedly about the news that he'll be bringing Tales of Hearts R to the PlayStation Vita in North America. He also touched on some other Tales series as he spoke.
Baba said, "More details such as the release date will be announced later. I'd like you to be excited for the Tales series with the release of Tales of Xillia 2 as well as more news about Tales of Zestiria and Tales of Hearts R. Stay tuned!"
The end of the video reveals a Winter 2014 release window for the port of the game, but no specific release date was given. According to Gematsu, Tales of Hearts R will be retail exclusive to GameStop, but will also be available as a digital download through the PlayStation Store. We'll keep you updated on this release as more information is made available.