One of the biggest accomplishments of the first Xenoblade was its story that drew in so many players. Now fans are looking forward to what the second will deliver and Nintendo has given an update on the work that went into writing the story. The main writing was split between Yuichiro Takeda and Kazuho Hyodo who dove into the rich plot given to them by Director Takahashi. According to Takeda, the story is full of rich lore that will really put players into the world of Alrest and all there is to discover.
You can check out the full blog post on the writing process right here. Those avoiding spoilers don’t need to worry, as while one of the main playable characters is mentioned in one sentence, no details are delved into besides which chapter they appear in.