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Sorey and Mikleo having a break up/make up plot in the beginning (which reminds I'm talking about the way their relationship is painted throughout the entire game. And here's one more thing to consider about the ending. The close relationship between Sorey and Mikleo was about the only thing that was Pretty much all the dust has settled on the Zestiria fiasco in Japan. . In the end, at least Sorey doesn't get together with Alisha or any other. For Tales of Zestiria on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled He knew her, obviously, so is he a relation? And why do some age - like Mikleo - while some remain with a fixed appearance despite their.
They gave him plenty of opportunity to bond with Rose and Alisha, for instance.
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However, they made it clear at every turn that their relationships with Sorey were platonic. And in the end, Sorey outlives them all. This is so important! The writers made a deliberate choice to write the end in such a way that Rose and Alisha literally can NOT be love interests to Sorey. His One and Only a title which is, by the way, also absolutely intentional.
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This It drives me crazy when I see people saying that people are crazy yaoi perverts or projecting their homosexual frustrations both things I have seen said for shipping or even just seeing this pairing. I am not particularly into yaoi nor are homosexual, but I found these twos relationship to be one of may favourite things about the game.
People are entirely allowed to ship or not ship whatever they want, nothing is canon in a Tales game anyway, but people who cant see that SorMik is an intentional pairing cant have been paying enough attention. Ugh, I definitely feel this frustration. There are so many double standards in the media when it comes to relationships between men and women compared to two people of the same gender. Throughout the land, an impurity known as malevolence generated by the negative emotions of humanity periodically transforms the living, the dead, and even inanimate objects into monsters called the hellionwho pose a threat to the world.
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Along with humans, one of the main races of the world is the seraphimsupernatural humanoids and animals who can only interact with humans with sufficient resonance in them. Though once an abundant people in Glenwood, the seraphim have become scarce. The people of the world call those who interact with the seraphim Shepherdsand they are both hailed as saviors and feared because of their power. The Shepherds have frequently appeared during times of crisis and entered into common folklore along with the seraphim.
Seraphim can also form contracts among themselves, with one dominant figure called a Prime Lord and a number of partners called Sub Lordswho act as supports for them. The game tells the story of the Shepherds during the Era of Chaoswhen the hellion are running rampant across Glenwood, attacking both the countryside and cities. Dragons play an important role in both the world lore and main story arc, but do not follow their traditional representation as beings of good and evil or symbolic creatures; rather, they are actually seraphim who are corrupted by malevolence.
Plot Opening stills from the game. Opening stills from the game. Once Alisha departs back home, Sorey and Mikleo have a brief clash with a hellion called Lunarreand fearing for Alisha's life, they decide to leave the village in search for her.
Sorey and Mikleo in Tales of Zestiria
While looking for Alisha's whereabouts, Sorey has an encounter with Lailaha seraph of Fire and Prime Lord who grants him the power to fight the hellions, thus making of him a Shepherd. After Sorey reunites with Alisha, who is revealed to be a princess to the Hyland Kingdom, she becomes his Squire to fight the hellions by his side, and the group begins traveling the continent purifying the hellions and searching for the main source of the malevolence that plagues the land: During their travels, Sorey and the others have a short encounter with Zaveida rogue seraph of Wind who hunts hellions on his own accord, and befriend Ednaa seraph of Earth who also joins the group.
However, Alisha's low resonance with the seraphim takes a toll on Sorey's body, and she is forced to leave the group. However, when a war between Hyland and the neighboring Rolance Empire breaks out, Alisha is used by Hyland's military as a leverage to force Sorey and his friends to take part in a battle, and they reluctantly agree.
During the skirmish, Heldalfthe Lord of Calamity himself, appears before Sorey, and he is almost killed, being rescued by an assassin named Rose.