Xenoblade Chronicles is a role-playing game developed by Monolith Soft and published by Nintendo for the Wii. The game is set in a vast open world called the Bionis, which is home to a variety of different races and creatures. The game follows the main character, Shulk, as he sets out on a journey to defeat the mechanical creatures known as the Mechon, who have been terrorizing the Bionis. The game features real-time combat and a variety of different abilities and skills for players to unlock and use in battle. The game was well-received for its expansive world and engaging combat.