“This Week in Unnecessary Censorship.” Nintendo’s Wii U JRPG Xenoblade Chronicles X releases in the West next month, and YouTube channel GameXplain have been going through a pre-release copy of the localised game. Most of the game’s content remains intact, but there are two notable instances of censorship made to female characters. The first fans have known about for a few ...
Disclosure: the author was provided with a copy of this game by NIS America for the purpose of this review Publisher: NIS America Developer: Nippon Ichi Software Platform: PlayStation 4 In a time where Japanese RPG releases on the PlayStation 4 are few and far between, what better way to reenter the fray than with a game that will take you hundreds, ...
A few days ago, I updated my 3DS and found a demo for The Legend of Legacy developed by FuRyu. After downloading it and playing through twice using two different characters, here are all the little things involved that make this demo what it is. Atlus provides players the opportunity to play through two dungeons in the game starting as any ...
As predicted by pretty much everyone, fans of the Persona series will have to wait a little bit longer for the next flagship title from Atlus. Originally slated for a 2015 launch in Japan and North America, Persona 5 will now hit the shelves in the Summer of 2016. This news comes from the Tokyo Game Show accompanied by a ...
Atlus and Vanillaware have announced an Odin Sphere HD Remake for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Vita. The remake, entitled Odin Sphere: Leifdrasir, will be “very different” to a straightforward remaster of Odin Sphere according to the developers, and will feature evolved gameplay systems alongside a ‘Classic Mode’ presumably for those who want an experience closer to the action 2D RPG ...
A new entry in the Star Ocean franchise has been officially unveiled during the Square Enix E3 Press Conference after previously been leaked last April. The game is indeed titled Star Ocean: Integrity And Faithlessness. Check out the official reveal below: Producer Shuichi Kobayashi also said that while the gameplay footage shown was running at 30FPS, they are currently pushing ...
Disclosure: Author has participated in this event for the past 2 years and will be participating for a 3rd On May 28th, after some technical difficulties regarding a hurried site release, Eric Koziol, known online as RevenantKioku, opened up registration for the Four Job Fiesta, a Twitter charity event centered on Square’s classic RPG Final Fantasy V. In its most ...
The newest installment in Bandai Namco’s massive JRPG Tales franchise is set to make its way West in Autumn of 2015. Tales of Zestiria is a PlayStation 3 exclusive, and follows the journey of a young boy called Sorey, who seeks to bring peace to his world as a “Shepherd.” The game acts as the 20th Anniversary milestone for the Tales franchise, which ...
Tales of Zestiria, the newest entry in Bandai Namco’s long-running RPG franchise, releases for PlayStation 3 in Japan tomorrow. Anime studio ufotable returns to produce Zestiria’s animated cutscenes, just as they did with Tales of Xillia and its sequel. In my personal opinion, it’s up there with the best openings in the series. The opening is appropriately over-the-top in terms ...
Monolithsoft’s eagerly anticipated RPG exclusive for Wii U is still riding high on many fans’ wishlist at present. But aside from an expected release date of April 29th in Japan, Western gamers have little in regards to when we can likely get our hands on it here in Europe and in North America. Up until recently, one of the project’s ...