1. westarrr

    OP westarrr GBAtemp Regular
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    Heya

    Ive just downloaded ToI and i dont know how to fight...
    A= normal attack..
    B=?
    X=?
    Y=?
    L=?
    R=?


    please help me...

    Also... how to save the game?
     
  2. Guild McCommunist

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    A is standard attack. Combine with up/down on the D-Pad for different attacks (A+Up is an aerial attack, A+Down is a low attack).

    B is special attack or whatever you want to call it. You can assign different attacks to B and the D-Pad (such as B+Left/Right, B+Up, B+Down)

    X brings up the menu so you can use items, special attacks, etc.

    Y is block. You can hold why and press Left/Right on your D-Pad to either dash forward or jump back.

    Left Trigger is switch character.

    Right Trigger is switch target.
     
  3. worlok375

    worlok375 GBAtemp's prince
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    I need to know how to get longer combo's...my CPU allies can but I'm stuck at 3 for Luca and 6 for Spada.
     
  4. Ryupower

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    use style skill
    use chains, standard attack combo->in to base artes (special attack)->master , like most tales of games
     
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    game is saved at the following places:
    Inn: talk to the innkeeper, and tell him you want to save.
    green holes: press A while standing on top of one will save the game, and restore your health.
    overworld: press X to open the menu, and choose save from the system submenu.

    and for combo's, i do believe combo's are shared.
    that means, time it right and you and an AI character can take "breaks" in turn to keep the combo going.
     
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    I still can believe we are indeed playing such piece of art in our beloved DSes!

    I´m right now about to begin TOI for the first time, so the info above´s appreciated!

    -Sigh, memories suddenly came back at me while I enjoyed Tales of Destiny 2 for PSX, or Phantasia in SNES-

    Cheers ; )
     
  7. worlok375

    worlok375 GBAtemp's prince
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    Yeah but I mean that when I first found out how to switch chars in battle I stopped fighting but my AI partner Luca (there wasn't anyone else) had up to a combo of ten by himself.
     
  8. westarrr

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    where/how to assign the special attacks?
     
  9. westarrr

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    Sometimes, when im walking around it says on the left lower corner 'Skit'
    What is that??

    Playing on translation btw
     
  10. jurassicplayer

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    Its their Artes...You could just look around the menu and you would have found it.

    -edit-
    Don't doublepost, but anyways skits are just little conversations between the characters (use select to start a skit). Sometimes they comment on the number of battles, other times its just amusing stuff.
     
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    Press "select" and you'll get to see funny/informative scenes between the characters.
     
  12. quezcotl

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  13. Terenigma

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    the game's awesome [​IMG] but i have a problem... how do i replenish sp or whatever it's name it is? (the gauge for the special attacks) it's always around 10 -.-
     
  15. Hells Malice

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    Regain TP with orange gels, or other TP regaining items (which aren't that many).
    You also gain a small amount by default after every battle. But I mean, really small.
    Cooking is also another choice.

    I assume there will be items/abilities to help regain TP, as there usually is.
     
  16. Inunah

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    So this is just about the only Tales game where hitting an enemy doesn't replenish TP? Or am I just behind on the times?
     
  17. Anne Noise

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    By default, no, you don't replenish TP automatically in combat, but I assume there will be abilities that allow it at some point. I can't remember which games in the series had that and which didn't -it's been a while, haha.

    I'm about four hours in, level 20-ish. Totally loving this game.
     
  18. Hells Malice

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    Eh it's about 50/50. Some do, some don't. Though it seems most Tales games are switching to 1 hit = 1 TP these days.
     
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    Luca's Obsidian replenishes his TP periodically. I think it's from the weapon's ability.
     
  20. Exbaddude

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    TP Potions, or items.
    Also, after every battle you recover like ... a little.
     
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