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08/21/17 RPGFan Music Monday: No One But You OST ~fragments~ Review
I keep trying to think of a horrible pun to go here, so I'll just spare you all.
08/21/17 Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series Episode Three gets Official Trailer
The story continues on August 22nd.
08/21/17 Shenmue III to be Published by Deep Silver
Deep Silver will help bring part three to the world.
08/21/17 Final Fantasy XV Coming to Windows PCs in Early 2018
Now with even more fabulous hair.
08/20/17 Monolith Soft Recruiting For New Game
Looks like new ground for the company usually associated with Xeno-Allthethings.
08/20/17 Enjoy the Latest Trailer for Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
This is... surprisingly somber?
08/20/17 Collar X Malice Review
Hot Fuzz.
08/19/17 Twitch Sunday: Valkyrie Profile
This stream will be engraved upon your soul!
08/19/17 Destiny 2 PC Open Beta Comes to PC August 28th, 4K Trailer Released
A pretty looking game, if I've ever seen one.
08/19/17 Planet of the Apes: Lost Frontier Announced for Current Gen Consoles
But will Andy Serkis make an appearance?
08/19/17 Explore the Wildspire Waste in New Monster Hunter World Trailer
Straight outta Gamescom! Well, right beforehand, at any rate.
08/19/17 Meet the Fearless Adventurer, Adol Christin, in New Ys VIII Trailer
I mean, you probably already know who he is.
08/19/17 New Z-moves and Story Content Coming to Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
This will be the deluxe Generation 7 experience.
08/19/17 Random Encounter 132: Insert Title Here
Don't forget to write something witty, Rob.
08/18/17 Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth 'Masurao' Trailer Released
A class set to be a cut above the rest!
08/18/17 Week in Review, 8/18/2017
Gamescom next week!
08/18/17 Dragon Quest XI PS4 Sales On Track to Meet Targeted Projection
Thanks to digital copies.
08/18/17 Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Releasing January 30th in North America
Light and darkness, cast aloft.
08/18/17 Retro Encounter 96: Viva Diablo!
The sanctity of this podcast... has been tainted.
08/17/17 New Character Screenshots for Persona 3 & Persona 5 Dancing
Show me your moves!
08/16/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part Six
And here, at last, we come to the end.
08/16/17 More Details on .hack//G.U. Last Recode's Vol. 4 Emerge
Log in one last time to save your friend.
08/16/17 Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Coming to PS4 and XB1 on October 3rd
Here there be dragons. And griffons. And manticores.
08/16/17 Etrian Odyssey V Bringing Adventure to the Nintendo 3DS on October 17th
Plus, a trailer for the Fencer class!
08/16/17 Fire Emblem Heroes Adds Four Characters from The Sacred Stones
Amelia, Seth, Innes, and Tana.
08/15/17 Undertale PS4/Vita Review
OHHHHHHHH, YESSSSSSSS!
08/14/17 RPGFan Reader Survey 2017
Share your thoughts, and win a free latte!*
08/14/17 RPGFan Music: WildStar OST Vol. 1 Review
Wickey wild, wicky wicky wild WildStar.
08/14/17 Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Coming to 3DS This November
No objections here!
08/14/17 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Special Edition PS4 Model Announced for Japan
The model will launch alongside the game this fall.
08/14/17 Falcom Asks: Do You Want a Trails of Cold Steel I and II Remaster for PS4?
They want to know!
08/13/17 Horizon Zero Dawn Funko POP! Figures Are Coming, Because of Course They Are
This is the cutest Watcher you ever did see.
08/13/17 Tacoma Review
An adventure "Full" of "Bright" Ideas! Ha ha, I'll see myself out.
08/13/17 Miitopia Review
Mama miia, that's a spicy utopia!
08/12/17 RPGFan on Twitch: Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire Beta
It's beta weekend, come see what's coming next to Guild Wars 2.
08/12/17 Fallout 4: Game of the Year Edition to Release on September 26
Return to the Commonwealth with every add-on since launch.
08/11/17 MidBoss Review
Check please.
08/11/17 Week in Review, 8/11/2017
Daddy, what's an Utawarerumono?
08/11/17 Ys SEVEN for PC Gets August 30th Release Date
XSEED bringing the goods, as usual.
08/11/17 Be Seated, Class: It's Time for Danganronpa V3's Ultimate Roll Call
Two trailers that introduce us to this cast of weirdos.
08/11/17 New Details on Dusk Form Lycanroc from Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Emerge
But what is this game? Tell us, Game Freak!
08/11/17 Disgaea 5 Complete Sells 100,000 Copies Worldwide
Pretty awesome, dood!
08/11/17 Playable Characters Revealed For Dissidia Final Fantasy NT's Closed Beta
Covering all the bases.
08/11/17 Materia Collective Announces SPIRA: A Huge 100-Track, 2-Album Final Fantasy X Project
Isn't it wonderful?
08/10/17 Retro Encounter Episode 95: Grim Fandango Part I
You'll never think of balloon animals the same way ever again.
08/09/17 Final Fantasy XIV Now Has Over 10 Million Players
Who'd have thunk it, back in 2010?
08/09/17 Several New Details Emerge for Persona 3 and Persona 5 Dancing Games
Look forward to elements that couldn't be seen in the main games' stories.
08/09/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part Five
Two more chapters roll out.
08/09/17 Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator Review
Yep. We're going there.
08/08/17 Dissidia Final Fantasy Adding Jecht to Roster
Father of the year. Hobbies include Blitzball and whale-watching.
08/08/17 Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Review
You bet I copy and pasted that title.
08/08/17 Bandai Namco Reveals Ni no Kuni II Special Editions, Season Pass
Treasures befitting a king!
08/07/17 New .hack//G.U. Last Recode Screenshots Highlight Fourth Episode
That's right, it's 2017 and we're getting new .hack media. Exciting!
08/07/17 Telltale's "Batman: The Enemy Within" Gets A Launch Trailer
The Riddler looks deadlier than ever!
08/07/17 Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth 'Warlock' Trailer Released
Manipulate the power of the elements!
08/07/17 Terra Battle 2 Gets a Second Character Introduction Trailer
Take a look at the game's cast.
08/07/17 RPGFan Music: Horizon Zero Dawn OST Review
If you're looking for atmospheric music, you came to the right place!
08/07/17 Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds Coming In November
Is "winter is coming" too played out now?
08/06/17 Check Out the Chaos;Child "Gigalomaniac" Edition
If you're gonna solve a mystery, you might as well do it in style.
08/06/17 Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Gets New Trailer and Day One Edition on PS4
Somewhere, a PS Vita weeps.
08/06/17 Dusk Form Lycanroc Revealed for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon
Is that Wolf Link?
08/06/17 Dragon Quest I, II, and III Are Headed to PS4 and 3DS In Japan This August
With the first two releasing on the 10th.
08/06/17 Letter From the Editor Vol. 1: The Path Forward
Farewells, gratitude, an introduction, and... iced tea?
08/06/17 Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Sales Top 3,000,000
Square Enix's latest is having no trouble finding success.
08/06/17 10 2-Player Board Games You Should Play
For those of us lucky to know at least one other person.
08/06/17 Dragon Quest X's Fourth Expansion Arrives in November
Watch and weep alongside me.
08/06/17 Square Enix Reveals Dragon Quest Builders 2, Coming to PS4 and Switch
With larger areas, water and sky travel, and 4-player multiplayer in tow.
08/05/17 Twitch Sunday: Tales of Vesperia
aka "That one for Xbox"
08/05/17 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Launches on PC
Fight for Erebonia once again!
08/04/17 Week in Review, 8/4/2017
Dance like everybody is watching!
08/03/17 Pyre Review
Have sports and RPG mechanics ever blended so well?
08/03/17 Cordelia And Female Robin Added to Fire Emblem Warriors
Plus some fresh new game details!
08/03/17 Retro Encounter Episode 94: Pokemon Green Shield Version
RPGFan used "Podcast." It was super effective!
08/03/17 The Adventures of EGGLIA: Legend of the Redcap Now Available for Mobile Devices
Would you like a Brownie?
08/03/17 Monster Hunter Stories Riding into North America on September 8th
Put the hunt aside, and ride.
08/03/17 Enjoy New "Phantom of the Bwahpera" Gameplay from Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
Adam Jensen is questioning my word choice there.
08/03/17 .hack//G.U. Last Recode Getting New Episode, November Release in Japan
Still on track for this fall in the West.
08/03/17 Dragon Quest XI Sells Over Two Million Copies in First Two Days
Kicking off their 30th anniversary with a bang!
08/02/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part Four
This playlog goes to 11!
08/02/17 Atlus Announces Plethora of Persona Spin-Off Games
Dance all night, to the rhythm of the moon and stars!
08/01/17 ArenaNet Reveals New Guild Wars 2 Expansion "Path of Fire"
Finally, the gates to the Crystal Desert open.
08/01/17 BioWare Developer Corey Gaspur Passes Away
Our hearts go out to his friends, colleagues, and family.
08/01/17 Tokyo Xanadu Review
Falcom action meets Persona life.
08/01/17 Check Out Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom's E3 2017 Gameplay Walkthrough
Take a journey with the Bandai Namco team...
08/01/17 The Regalia From Final Fantasy XV is Coming to Forza Horizon 3
And it will be free to players of either game.
08/01/17 Persona 5 Anime Series to Air in Japan in 2018
Can we get it here too?
08/01/17 Etrian Odyssey V Launch Edition Announced, Dragoon Class Detailed in New Trailer
A treasure worth vanquishing any FOE!
07/31/17 Final Fantasy XV Patch 1.13 Adds Magitek Exosuits, Cross Chain System, and New Quest
They've really outdone themselves this time.
07/31/17 RPGFan Music: Bar Oasis 2 Lingering Taste Review
Now for something a little light.
07/30/17 Accel World VS Sword Art Online Review
Or Aw V. Sour, as it's affectionately called by the fanbase.
07/30/17 Falcom Releases New Trails of Cold Steel III Screenshots and Character Art
Iron Knights and Ouroboros servants aplenty.
07/30/17 Get Ready for a Nohrian Summer in Fire Emblem Heroes
Splish, splash, I was taking a (Nohrian) bath...
07/30/17 New Ys VIII Trailer Highlights the "Mystical Maiden Dana"
You gotta have blue hair.
07/30/17 New Details, Trailer Released For Blue Reflection
I'm Blue, daboo di daboo die.
07/29/17 Rhythm Encounter 33: Hazem Hawash and Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom
And now a word with Shiness' shining star, Hazem Hawash!
07/29/17 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Final Fantasy XIII
Yep, we're going there!
07/28/17 Week in Review, 7/28/2017
I can wait for all these games, I think.
07/28/17 Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Officially Coming West in 2018
Please look forward to it.
07/28/17 Retro Encounter 93: GameCube Encounter
Nintendo's classic, but often overlooked, console gets some love!
07/27/17 Square Enix Details Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Expansion, "Comrades"
This... certainly exists.
07/27/17 New Screenshots for Dragon Quest XI Highlight Story Sequences
Also, why the game won't have voice acting, and an Unreal surprise!
07/27/17 Kingdom Hearts III to Have Smaller, More Detailed Worlds; Update on Final Fantasy VII Remake Development
Pixar is getting great representation.
07/26/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part Three
Week three begins!
07/25/17 Random Encounter 131: Who Wants a Job?
I'd like to be a white mage, personally.
07/25/17 Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Review
Over 10 years later, we return to Ivalice.
07/25/17 Lost Sphear Coming in January 2018
I am Setsuna's successor is under 6 months away!
07/24/17 RPGFan Music: The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki II OST Review
You say you want more Falcom goodness? You're in luck!
07/24/17 New Code Vein Screenshots Released, Highlighting New Characters and Bosses
A grim world fused with anime aesthetics.
07/24/17 Sega Releases New Yakuza Kiwami Trailer, Showcases Fighting Styles & Minigames
Minigames galore!
07/24/17 Diablo III Season 11 Now Underway with New Class Sets Within
Aesthetics, sets, banners and more!
07/23/17 Retro Encounter 90 & 92: EarthBound ~ Final Thoughts
"I THINK NEW THINGS... DIFFICULT THINGS... FROM NOW..."
07/23/17 Last Dream: World Unknown Review
In dreams I'll walk with you, in dreams I'll talk with you.
07/23/17 .hack G.U. Last Recode Getting Physical Release in North America
The World is coming back.
07/23/17 XSEED Reveals Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel PC Release Date
Just a little bit longer.
07/22/17 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Tales of the Abyss
By popular demand - really!
07/21/17 Week In Review, 7/21/17
Tear your eyes away from Dunkirk or Valerian to catch up on RPG news.
07/21/17 New Nioh DLC 'Defiant Honor' Arrives July 25th
Watch out for those Yokai!
07/21/17 Fire Emblem Warriors Characters Detailed, New Screenshots
This cast looks quite Awakened, if you ask me!
07/21/17 Destiny 2 PS4 Pro Bundle Announced
Get it while supplies last!
07/20/17 Retro Encounter 92: EarthBound Part II
You should remember to call your Mother, too.
07/19/17 XSEED Games Bringing Ys SEVEN To PC This Summer
Adol is making the rounds this year.
07/19/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part Two
Continuing the adventure we started last week.
07/19/17 Pixel Noir Hands-On Preview
Hard boiled RPG action.
07/19/17 Path of Exile: The Fall of Oriath Gets New Trailer, Launch Date
Oh, and screens. Can't forget the screens.
07/18/17 Dragon Quest XI Gets A Prologue Video
As well as a PS4 and 3DS Theme
07/18/17 Check Out the Opening Movie for Megadimension Neptunia VIIR
Featuring the track "Starting Days!!"
07/18/17 Dissidia Final Fantasy NT To Get Closed Beta, Signups Open Now
Test your might...?
07/18/17 Stardew Valley Review
A Wonderful Life! Oh wait, not that series...
07/18/17 New Stream Debut: Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood - Omega (Savage)
Come and see Scott and co. tackle today's new raid... today!
07/18/17 Echoes of the Fey Episode 1: The Fox's Trail Review
What is a Fey and where, indeed, does the fox's trail lead? All good questions.
07/17/17 RPGFan Music: Langrisser Re:Incarnation -Tensei- Soundtrack Plus Review
Round two!
07/17/17 Mobile Title 'Egglia: Legend of the Redcap' Launches For the West This August
The development team's pedigree is no yolk!
07/17/17 More Details on Kingdom Hearts III from Director Tetsuya Nomura
Second playable character? Bigger parties? Kingdom Hearts on Switch?? The list goes on.
07/16/17 Ever Oasis Review
3DS lives!
07/15/17 Final Fantasy XV July Update Brings Magitek Exosuits
Don the armor, become invincible!
07/15/17 Season Two Of Minecraft: Story Mode Gets First Trailer
Dang Telltale, back at it again!
07/15/17 Digimon Cyber Story: Hacker's Memory New Characters and Battle System Detailed
Fighting hackers.
07/15/17 Kingdom Hearts III To Feature Toy Story World, Release in 2018
Straight from the D23 Expo.
07/15/17 Retro Encounter Episode 91: Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair
When you're on a holiday, you can't find the words to say.
07/15/17 Sunday Streaming: Diablo III: Rise of the Necromancer DLC
Watch a game about bringing things back with someone on their way out.
07/14/17 Week in Review, 7/14/2017
The beach, or RPGs?
07/13/17 The Games, Boards, Cards, and More of Origins Game Fair 2017
Our board game duo returns with a look at this year's event.
07/13/17 Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Delayed Two Months
Not the longest of delays, but a delay nonetheless.
07/13/17 Enjoy Over Twenty Minutes of Monster Hunter: World Footage
Here there be... dinosaurs?
07/13/17 New Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth Trailer Highlights Combat Changes
Who said war never changes? You're full of it, Ron Perlman (just kidding, we love you).
07/13/17 New Screenshots Describe Ni no Kuni II Combat; Tease Kingdom Building
I love kingdom building mechanics.
07/12/17 The RPGFan Pokémon Moon Nuzlocke Challenge: Part One
Kicking off this feature with the important question: How far can he go?
07/12/17 Twitch Mondays: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
I have a good feeling that this is the way back to Ivalice!
07/11/17 Gamevil Bringing Royal Blood West in 2018
Is royal blood blue? I'd think it was blue...
07/11/17 Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux Japanese Box Art Revealed
As well as a swanky limited edition, and a trailer!
07/11/17 Bandai Namco Announces Tales of the Rays for Mobile Devices
A "console-quality" RPG is heading to your smart device.
07/11/17 Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series: Episode 2 Review
But wait...am I seeing double?
07/11/17 Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series: Episode 1 Review
I am Telltale.
07/10/17 RPGFan Music: CD Theater Dragon Quest VI Volumes 1 & 2
And thus ends the Dragon Quest Theater.
07/10/17 The Great Ace Attorney 2 Gets a 'Completion Commemoration' Trailer
A celebration of game development coming to a close.
07/10/17 Blue Reflection's Final Fantasy XV Crossover Costume DLC Launches Today in Japan
Download today!....or when the game comes out elsewhere this Fall!
07/10/17 Diablo III: Rise of the Necromancer DLC Review
[In movie trailer voice] This summer, a Necromancer will rise.
07/09/17 Bungie Releases Destiny 2 Open Beta Launch Trailer
Get a taste of what awaits Guardians in Destiny 2!
07/09/17 Dragon Quest X PS4 Version Trailers Released for Japan
One dreams of a localization…
07/09/17 Echoes of Aetheria Review
It's your Sunday REVIEW! (REVIEW) (Review) (review) (review) (re...)
07/09/17 New Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Introduces Awakening Cast
Four new heroes added to the expanding roster.
07/08/17 Twitch Sunday Stream: Shining Force II
Tah!? Oh, that's Shining Force III.
07/08/17 Week in Review, 7/7/2017
A Summer of Fun Awaits Us.
07/07/17 Rhythm Encounter 32: Mustin and Psychokinetic
Unlike Mother 3, you can actually get this outside of Japan.
07/06/17 Retro Encounter 90: EarthBound
I'm truly the third strongest podcast of this site. I'll demonstrate the power of being third to you!
07/05/17 Dissidia Final Fantasy Gets Lunar Subterrane Stage
That's the arcade version, not the console one. Shoot, this is going to get confusing.
07/05/17 Story and Pre-Production Nearly Complete for Terra Battle on Console
In the immortal words of Joe, patience!
07/05/17 Preview: What to Expect When You're Expecting A Chaos;Child
Hands;Off Staff;Demonstration of Steins;Gate-adjacent Visual;Novel.
07/05/17 River City: Knights of Justice Review
It's not like Double Dragon any more!
07/05/17 Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux Gets Japanese Release Date
Just gotta Hee-Hold out till October
07/04/17 RPGFan Music: Prescription for Sleep: Undertale Review
Sara Tjan makes her premiere!
07/04/17 Random Encounter 130: Happy Canada Day!
Pancakes and maple syrup for everyone!
07/04/17 Tokyo Xanadu Now Available on PlayStation Vita in North America
Fight the Eclipse within the chaotic streets of Moriyama City!
07/04/17 Shenmue III to Debut New Footage and Details at Gamescom 2017
For now, check out the new logo and some new game characters.
07/04/17 Fire Emblem Heroes Adds 'Ylissean Summer' Heroes
The heroes arrived alongside the 'Ylissean Summer' Paralogue Story.
07/03/17 RPGFan Music: CD Theater Dragon Quest V Volume 1-3 Review
As you wish.
07/03/17 Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Hands-On Preview
8 days to go. Ivalice, get ready.
07/03/17 E3 2017: Durango Hands-On Preview
Here's one last E3 preview.
07/02/17 E3 2017 Wrap-Up: Awards, Podcast, Complete Coverage
And now, the moment you've all been waiting for.
07/02/17 E3 2017: Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Preview
Captures the appeal of the Harvest Moon series.
07/02/17 E3 2017: Tokyo Xanadu EX+ Hands-On Preview
The dream that came through a million years...EX+
07/02/17 Anime Expo 2017: Aksys Announces an Otome Avalanche
A bevy of new titles are headed our way from now until 2018.
07/01/17 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Wild Arms
Happy birthday, North America!
07/01/17 E3 2017: Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Hands-On Preview
You can't technically kill Harmony, since she's undead now.

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