every single Tales game prologue: hi! hewe awe ur characters! youw childhood friend/sibling is gonna teach you the game mechanics! wonder around youw village- ope, you got a quest! wander in a fowest and gwind! you found a dog! silly dog <3 ~ take him back to his loving master because he was a naughty naughty boy x3

The actual tales game: Everything you love is dead, life is a hopeless, frantic circle going nowhere. Are you ready to embrace the world that betrayed you? Your enemy is the government holding strings everywhere. You will not survive and if the slim chance holds that you do, your existence will not be thanked or remembered. Are you ready to take on the responsibilites of the sins of human nature?