In the beginning, the world had originally been nothing but an endless ocean. That was until two great titans-the Bionis and the Mechonis-came into existence. These two giants fought a timeless battle, until one day only their lifeless bodies remained, forever locked in combat. Eons later, civilizations founded by races of Bionis-including the humanoid Homs and the Nopon-came under attack from the Mechon, a horde of machines from Mechonis. The Homs fought to defend their existence, which would be settled at the Battle of Sword Valley. Armed with the Monado, a legendary blade that can penetrate Mechon armor, the Homs' hero Dunban fought against the Mechon threat. Those fighting alongside Dunban included Dickson, a seasoned traveler and old friend of Dunban, and Mumkhar, an honorless soldier who secretly wants the Monado for himself. During the battle, Dunban was almost overcome by the Monado's power and fell. While Dickson tried to help him, Mumkhar saw his own chance to escape. While ...
Wield the Blade
3 April 2012 (USA)
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Aspect Ratio: 16:9 widescreen
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The game was announced during E3 2009, when a trailer was released to media. But shortly afterwords the title vanished from North American release schedule. It took a fan movement called Operation Rainfall persuade Nintendo of America to localize the game, along with 'The Last Story' and 'Pandora's Tower'. Thanks to the support of the fans, the title was released in North America in April 2012. See more
The Monado... I hope I can figure out the secret of its power one day.
Followed by Xenoblade Chronicles X
Beyond the Sky
Music Composed and Arranged by Yasunori Mitsuda
Original Lyrics by Tetsuya Takahashi
English Translation by Lisa Gomamoto
Vocals Sarah Àlainn See more