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Xenoblade Chronicles: Future Connected
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Developer Monolith Soft
Publisher Nintendo
Platform Nintendo Switch
Released May 29, 2020

Xenoblade Chronicles: Future Connected (ゼノブレイド つながる未来 (みらい), Xenoblade: Connected Future) is the additional story content of Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition. It can be played from the start without having to beat the base game in advance. Future Connected is a new epilogue of the original game starring Shulk and Melia on the Bionis' Shoulder.

Playable characters[edit]

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Shulk Melia Kino Nene

Plot[edit]

A year after the events of Xenoblade Chronicles, Shulk and Melia use Junks to fly to the Bionis' Shoulder, but a beam originating from Alcamoth hits the ship and they crash into a lake near the Purifying Falls on the Shoulder. They notice a pack of Volffs threatening two Nopon nearby. They come to help and recognize the Nopon as Kino and Nene, two of Riki's and Oka's adopted Littlepon. After defeating the Volffs, they discuss how the two Nopon ended up on the Bionis' Shoulder. It turns out they sneaked onto Junks while Shulk and Melia were distracted.

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Gameplay[edit]

Main article: Xenoblade Chronicles#Gameplay

The gameplay is mostly identical to that of the main game. However, several features have been disabled or removed outright. Most removals are due to the short length of the story not allowing for these mechanics to be meaningfully developed.

  • There is no affinity, neither between party members, nor with any regions.
  • Characters have no skills or skill branches.
    • Unique monsters drop Arts Coins instead of Affinity Coins, which are used to buy advanced arts manuals.
  • Gem crafting is not available. Instead of unrefined crystals, mining ether deposits produces gems directly.
  • Chain attacks are replaced with Union Strikes, a single all-out attack executed by Ponspectors recruited from across the map.
  • There are no visions, for quests or in battles.
  • There is no New Game Plus.

In other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
United Kingdom flag.svg English Xenoblade Chronicles: Future Connected
Japan Flag.png Japanese ゼノブレイド つながる未来 (みらい) Xenoblade: Connected Future
France flag.svg French Xenoblade Chronicles: Un Avenir Commun
Germany flag.svg German Xenoblade Chronicles: Die Verbundene Zukunft
Spain flag.svg Spanish Xenoblade Chronicles: Futuros Conectados
Italy flag.svg Italian Xenoblade Chronicles: Un Futuro Comune
China flag.svg Chinese (simplified) 异度神剑 相连的未来
Taiwan flag.svg Chinese (traditional) 異度神劍 相連的未來
Korea flag.png Korean 제노블레이드 크로니클스 이어지는 미래

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