Posts tagged RPG
Operation Rainfall has proven unsuccessful thus far in bringing games to North America, but history has shown it's far from the first time North American gamers have been left out. This Retro Journal entry looks at the unexplored origins of survival horror: Sweet Home!
All the best FFIV content to date, including the recent 'The After Years', is available in the new PSP collection. Mr. MacKenzie has played all the different versions, and lets you know how this one stacks up.
Phantom Brave: Hermuda Triangle (Available on PS2, Wii and PSP) ESRB Rating: T Players: 1 Genre: Strategy RPG Publisher: NIS Developer: NIS Release Date: March 8th, 2011 Parent Talk: Phantom Brave: Hermuda Triangle is a re-release of the PS2 Phantom Brave. Like other JRPGs, it has cutesy, [...]
Ready for the shortest news article you’ve ever read, good you’re finished. Mass Effect 3 will be available on the Xbox 360, PC and PS3 on the exact same day. That means you PS3 owners had better buy Mass Effect 2 next year. You’ll actually have two incredible games to enjoy.
Fallout: New Vegas (Available on PlayStation 3, PC, and Xbox 360) ESRB Rating: M Players: 1 Genre: RPG Publisher: Bethesda Developer: Obsidian Entertainment Release Date: October 19th, 2010 Xbox Live/PSN/PC: Downloadable Content Parent Talk: Blood, gore, alcohol, violence, cigarette smoking, and [...]
Say what you will about Fallout: New Vegas, but the title has been selling extremely well. I’m currently working my way through the game, hoping to have a review out before the end of the week. What I can say right now is that yes, this is one buggy game. Thankfully along with releasing the news [...]
Nostalgia (Available only on Nintendo DS) ESRB Rating: E10+ Players: 1 Genre: RPG Publisher: Ignition Entertainment Developer: Matrix Software Release Date: October 27th, 2009 Parent Talk: Nostalgia is a Nintendo DS-exclusive fantasy RPG. Unlike other fantasy games, Nostalgia is set in the [...]
Ys Seven (Available only on PSP) ESRB Rating: T Players: 1 Genre: Action RPG Publisher: Xseed Games Developer: Nihon Falcom Release Date: August 17th, 2010 Parent Talk: Ys Seven is a fantasy RPG for the PSP, rated “Teen” because of mild violence and language, neither of which is explicit. [...]
Dragon Quest IX [Available only on Nintendo DS] ESRB Rating: E10+ Players: 1-4 Genre: RPG Publisher: Nintendo/Square-Enix Developer: Level-5 Release Date: July 11th, 2010 Parent Talk: Dragon Quest IX is a fantasy RPG full of swords, sorcery, and monsters. Unlike other RPGs that aim for adult [...]
Our good friends at NIS America have announced three new titles for North America. Before I get into the nitty gritty, I just wanted to take this time to post a special message from the producer for Nippon Ichi Software. My name is Souhei Niikawa, and I am the producer of Nippon Ichi [...]
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable (Available only on PSP) ESRB Rating: M Number of Players: 1 Genre: RPG Publisher: Atlus Developer: Atlus Release Date: July 6th, 2010 Parent Talk: If you want to hear the best of Persona 3, play with your headphones. Be aware of the M rating though. The [...]
Shin Megami Tensei Devil Survivor [Only available on Nintendo DS] ESRB Rating: T Players: 1 Genre: RPG Publisher: Atlus Developer: Atlus Release Date: June 23rd, 2009 Parent Talk: A name like “Devil Survivor” might worry parents. While the game isn’t gory or violent, the dark themes may make moms [...]
Trinity Universe (Available only on PS3) ESRB Rating: T Number of Players: 1 Genre: RPG Publisher: NIS America Developer: Idea Factory, Gust Release Date: June 29th, 2010 Parent Talk: NIS America’s main focus is localization, but it also publishes niche titles believed to have a chance at success [...]
In what isn’t the most shocking news announcement in recent memory, EA has issues a press release detailing the first information on Dragon Age 2. All you really need to know is that it’s being developed by BioWare, the makers of some of the very best games around including KOTOR, Mass Effect, [...]
Our good friends over at NIS America have shipped Trinity Universe to retailers all across North America. While we didn’t post footage of the game from the E3 show-floor, we’re already playing through the game and should have a review up sometime within the next week or so. Keep in mind we’re [...]