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06/30/16 RPGFan Music: Adventures of Mana OST Review
Let's keep the hype train going!
06/29/16 Retro Encounter Bonus Round: Persona 4
Things get grizzly as we discuss a beary good game.
06/29/16 Super Mario RPG Coming to North American Wii U Virtual Console Tomorrow
Mario's first foray into role-playing that doesn't involve Tanooki suits. I mean, what?
06/28/16 Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Games Available on Wii U Virtual Console
Who could say no to more Pokemon?
06/28/16 Dragon Quest Heroes II PS Vita Demo Out Now in Japan
The three day delay is over.
06/28/16 Atelier Firis Releases September 29th in Japan
Its going to be a crazy month for JRPGs.
06/28/16 More Info on Tales of Berseria Characters and Systems
Yarr.
06/28/16 Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness Release Day Hands-On Preview
It's not quite a review... but it's close!
06/28/16 Adventures of Mana Sneaks Onto PlayStation Vita in the West
Surprise, *expletive deleted*!
06/28/16 Final Fantasy XIV 4.0 To Be Revealed This October
Paging Scott and Mike!
06/28/16 More Pokemon Sun and Moon News Set for July 1st
I just want to vacation in Alola already.
06/28/16 Check Out Falcom's Enhanced Edition for Tokyo Xanadu
More story, new playable character, and more.
06/27/16 Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Accolades Trailer Released
Letting you know what's good.
06/27/16 New Plot Points Detailed for Valkyria: Azure Revolution
We must go deeper.
06/27/16 RPGFan on Twitch: Zero Time Dilemma
Every night from tomorrow until it's finished!
06/27/16 Grand Kingdom Review
A game that is sort of released tomorrow, but also last Tuesday.
06/26/16 Tales of Berseria introduces New Characters, DLC costumes and New Gameplay Info.
Can't wait for those pirate costumes!
06/26/16 Overfall Review
Welcome Rob Rogan, a new member of our reviewing team!
06/25/16 E3 Wrap-Up Mega Post
Awards, a podcast, show floor gallery, and a consolidated list of our updates.
06/25/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Darksiders II
Spend your Sunday with Death.
06/24/16 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II Launches In Europe This Fall
Now no one can miss out on it!
06/24/16 Check Out Atelier Firis's Debut Trailer
More alchemy fun for everyone.
06/24/16 A New Challenger Approaches in Dissidia Final Fantasy
Still Japan-only though.
06/24/16 Time to Decide in Creepy New Zero Time Dilemma Video
Can you ever be not creepy in a bird mask though?
06/24/16 Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Review
A day one review for the newest Wii U RPG!
06/23/16 Star Ocean 5 PC Port is a Possibility
The PC's fantastic lineup might get even better.
06/23/16 Dreamfall Chapters Review
E3 was fun, but I guess it's time to get back to real life.
06/23/16 E3 2016: Final Fantasy XIV Producer/Director Interview
A chat with Naoki Yoshida.
06/22/16 RPGFan on Twitch: Grandia II Postponed This Week
We seem to be experimenting some techmological differences...
06/22/16 E3 2016: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Preview
I summon the unstoppable Exvius!
06/22/16 E3 2016: Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice Hands-On Preview
I promise not to make an Objection joke.
06/22/16 E3 2016: Batman - The Telltale Series Preview
Oh great, now they'll all want one.
06/22/16 E3 2016: 1979 Revolution: Black Friday Preview
Not the shopping Black Friday - one with political significance.
06/22/16 E3 2016: Tyranny Hands-On Preview
In which Rob gives a depressingly good example of typical moral choices in games.
06/22/16 E3 2016: Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Screens & Art Galore
Can more games release this kind of artwork please?
06/21/16 E3 2016: Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls Preview
Not necessarily Derek's favorite game of the show.
06/21/16 E3 2016: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II Hands-On Preview
Happy Trails to you...
06/21/16 E3 2016: Kingdom Come: Deliverance Preview
Don't worry, no banjos here.
06/21/16 E3 2016: The Guild 3 Impressions
The guildening.
06/21/16 E3 2016: Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns Interview
We talked to the series creator!
06/20/16 E3 2016: A Year Later, Horizon Zero Dawn Still Looks Incredible
Bask in the glory.
06/20/16 Final Fantasy XV Receives Tons of New Gameplay Info, Q&A with Director
Keep it up, Square Enix.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Befriend Bony Spirits & Fleshy Souls in Yo-kai Watch 2
I mean, who doesn't need more fleshy souls in their life? Oh and there's new media too.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Touhou: Scarlet Curiosity Hands-On Preview
I once caught a nasty case of Scarlet Curiosity. Not fun.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Tales of Berseria Hands-On Preview
Yes, we will continue to mock that outfit.
06/20/16 Dragon Quest Heroes II Demo Launches in Japan on June 24th for PS Vita
And I thought all the cool stuff was at E3....
06/20/16 New Gameplay from Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Backer Demo
I, for one, welcome our new vampire-crystal overlords.
06/20/16 Caligula Arriving Digitally in the West Spring 2017
A game about the virtual world arrives exclusively in the virtual world.
06/20/16 E3 2016: State of Mind Preview
Not a song by Alicia Keys, Clint Black or Billy Joel.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Loot Rascals Hands-On Preview
Loot? You just said the magic word.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Night in the Woods Hands-On Preview
They mostly come at night... mostly.
06/20/16 E3 2016: Gallery for Nintendo's Surprising Ever Oasis
Look at that, an E3 announcement that we actually didn't see coming.
06/19/16 E3 2016: Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Hands-On Preview, Gallery, Trailer
Truly a massive update!
06/19/16 E3 2016: The Long Journey Home Preview
Captain Janeway: The Game.
06/19/16 E3 2016: I am Setsuna Preview
Not a remake of I am Legend.
06/19/16 E3 2016: Necropolis Hands-On Preview
Klaatu barada roguelike.
06/19/16 E3 2016: Final Fantasy XV Titan Demo Hands-On Preview
The content blitz continues!
06/19/16 E3 2016: The Surge Gets E3 Trailer
The question is, will it be titled "The Urge" in Norway?
06/19/16 E3 2016: New Trailer & Screens for Nioh
Speaking of creepy imagery...
06/19/16 E3 2016: Paper Mario: Color Splash Screens & Art to Delight, Terrify Children
Betcha didn't think this game's art would be the one to incite nightmares, didja?
06/18/16 E3 2016: New Images for Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization
Shades of .hack?
06/18/16 Tales of Berseria Gets Three New Gameplay Trailers
One for each magazine editor.
06/18/16 Xenoblade Chronicles X Special Edition On Sale At Gamestop
Only Xenophobes can pass up this deal.
06/18/16 E3 2016: State of Mind Teaser Trailer & Gallery
"Stylish" only begins to describe this one.
06/18/16 E3 2016: The Long Journey Home Trailer, Screens, and Artwork
If you're a sucker for space exploration, it's a must-see.
06/18/16 E3 2016: Necropolis Gallery Debut
A Souls-and-roguelike that looks to be as difficult as it is foreboding.
06/18/16 E3 2016: Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse English Screens
The apocalypse continues to loom.
06/18/16 E3 2016: Thimbleweed Park Hands-On Preview
A new game from legends in the point & click biz.
06/18/16 E3 2016: Nioh Hands-On Preview
Revisiting a game we checked on a few months ago.
06/18/16 E3 2016: MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death Preview
Dance, magic dance.
06/18/16 E3 2016: The Dwarves Preview
Movies based on books aren't always good. But what about games?
06/18/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.3
Fear not, there's still more E3 to come.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Tales of Berseria Trailer & First English Screens
That outfit though...
06/17/16 E3 2016: Summon Night 6: Lost Borders Hands-On Preview
One more for the evening.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Deus Ex: Breach Preview
Find out about a new mode in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr Preview
Is it just me, or are we seeing a lot more inquisitors these days?
06/17/16 E3 2016: Battle Chasers: Nightwar Preview
That sounds cool, but what if it were "Nightcar?"
06/17/16 E3 2016: Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls Screens
I can't make these titles up.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns Trailer & More
Cows, silkies, alpacas, capybaras. It's a cuteness overload.
06/17/16 E3 2016: ELEX Hands-On Preview
The ELEX is a... Huh. I don't actually know the words to The Reflex.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Gyre Preview
Does it include gymbling in the wabe?
06/17/16 E3 2016: Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Hands-On Preview
Are you jealous? Because I know I am.
06/17/16 E3 2016: New Screens For Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice
[expected and unnecessary 'objection' pun]
06/17/16 E3 2016: Touhou: Scarlet Curiosity Screens & Trailer
New media for the indie darling's PS4 debut.
06/17/16 E3 2016: Hands-On Time With Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization
I went back to Aincrad, baby.
06/17/16 E3 2016: The Mandate Preview
Spaceships... in spaaaaaace!
06/16/16 E3 2016: Dragon Quest Builders Preview
It's as Minecrafty as we get.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Trio of New Final Fantasy XV Videos + New Screens
Flying cars, giant sea serpents, and... a pause feature?
06/16/16 E3 2016: More NieR: Automata? Yep, Check Out This Boss Battle Video
There are worse things to see than three days of new NieR stuff.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Videos and More for Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness
Including a look at the special PS4 theme.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Battle Chasers: Nightwar Trailer & Gallery Debut
90s comic fans, unite!
06/16/16 E3 2016: Neverwinter Coming to PS4, Here's a Trailer
Wonder if it'll come to Wii U?
06/16/16 E3 2016: Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Media
Get a closer look at all three portions of this final HD collection.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Trailer & Media for Piranha Bytes' ELEX
If only you could get a jet pack to fly around this world... oh, wait!
06/16/16 E3 2016: Pyre Hands-On Preview
The latest from the makers of Bastion and Transistor.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Warhammer 40K Inquisitor: Martyr Media
Screens and a teaser trailer inside.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Nine Minutes of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Gameplay
From the Square Enix live stream to you.
06/16/16 E3 2016: The Surge Preview
This game is so metal.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Vampyr Preview
The real question is, can I tell a sign to stop?
06/16/16 E3 2016: MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death Gallery Debut
First look at the upcoming Vita dungeon crawler.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse's E3 Trailer Arrives
Apocalypse Soon.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Check Out Tokyo Mirage Session #FE's New Trailer
Perform your heart out!
06/16/16 E3 2016: Paper Mario: Color Splash Launches This October
Color me surprised.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Persona 5 Gets New Trailers, Party Members, and Story Info
Deep breath, only 8 months to go.
06/16/16 E3 2016: Nintendo Announces New Action-RPG Ever Oasis
A pleasant surprise.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Out September 16th
The wait is over.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord Preview
It's time to lay siege to your enemies.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness Hands-on Preview
One last look at this game before it comes out later this month.
06/15/16 E3 2016: New Gameplay Videos and More for The Technomancer
A closer look at this RPG set on Mars.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Akiba's Beat Preview
The rhythm is gonna get you... a preview.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Shigenori Soejima Discusses Designing the Cast of Persona 5
He ignored the "best girl" question.
06/15/16 E3 2016: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II Trailer & More!
Come see the E3 trailer for the next Trails title, plus a full selection of character art, and more.
06/15/16 E3 2016: Vampyr Screens & Trailer
Live. Die. Feed. Evanescence?
06/15/16 E3 2016: New NieR: Automata Screens
You're okay with a little more NieR from E3, right?
06/15/16 E3 2016: Akiba's Beat English Debut Trailer & Gallery
I'll admit, there's at least a surface-level Persona influence going on here.
06/15/16 E3 2016: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Hands-On Preview
You've seen the trailer, but how does it actually play?
06/15/16 E3 2016: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Interview/Preview
New details, straight from the chocobo's mouth.
06/15/16 E3 2016: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Media
Screens, gorgeous artwork, and yes, several amiibo images!
06/15/16 E3 2016: Watch the Pokemon Sun and Moon E3 Trailer
We got that Pokemon goodness in this article.
06/14/16 E3 2016: NieR: Automata Trailer and Artwork
Lookit!
06/14/16 E3 2016: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild New Gameplay Trailer Revealed
Get the first details on the only confirmed game for NX.
06/14/16 E3 2016: New Kingsglaive Trailer, Final Fanasy XV VR Demo, and More
Plus the Active Time Report, Day 0.
06/13/16 Anima: Gate of Memories Review
That's Anima with an a, not Anime.
06/12/16 E3 2016: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Announced
It's never too soon for an Elder Scrolls remastered edition.
06/12/16 E3 2016: New Gameplay Video for Mass Effect: Andromeda
EA and BioWare kicking off the show strong.
06/12/16 Final Fantasy XV's Release Date Event Had 1.2 Million Viewers
You could call that a success.
06/12/16 Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 6 Review
You can't stop the Bob.
06/12/16 Pair of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Trailers Highlight Story, Dungeons
The sharp keeps throwing me off.
06/12/16 Spike Chunsoft Teases Steam Version of 999: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors
One of the best DS games ever might be heading to Steam. Get hyped!
06/12/16 Zero Time Dilemma Gets a New Introduction Trailer
An overview of what's to come.
06/12/16 E3 2016 Active Time Report for Final Fantasy XV Set for June 13th
The live stream will happen after Sony's press conference.
06/12/16 Pair of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Videos Demo Various Game Modes
Hack the planet!
06/11/16 Check Out the Teaser Trailer for Yesterday Origins
A new adventure game from Microids and Pendulo Studios.
06/11/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Tales of Eternia
AKA Tales of Destiny II.
06/11/16 Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Second Opinion Review
We've got more to say on this subject.
06/10/16 Watch the New Developer Diary for The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine
CD Projekt Red continues to meet and exceed expectations.
06/09/16 New Trailer and Release Window for Kingdom Hearts II.8
Mere Roman numerals cannot contain these subtitles!
06/09/16 Summon Night 6 Coming to PS4 and Vita in the West
Gaijinworks is thirsty, and so are we.
06/09/16 Persona 5 Out February 14th in North America
IRL Social Links are overrated, anyway.
06/09/16 World of Final Fantasy Gets North American Release Date and E3 Trailer
Looking as adorable as ever.
06/09/16 New Atelier Sophie Trailer Shows Off the Cast
Check out the characters of this PS4/PS Vita exclusive.
06/09/16 RPGFan Music: The Orchestral SaGa -Legend of Music- Review
Orchestral arrangements of SaGa music? Yes please!
06/09/16 Grand Kingdom Movie Marathon Continues with New Trailers, Incoming Demo
I'd love to see a crossover with this and Metal Gear Solid.
06/07/16 Square Enix Profiles FFXV Characters, Chocobos, and FAQs
Is it September yet?
06/07/16 New Live-Action Deus Ex Trailer Sets Stage of Mankind Divided
Leave it to Square Enix to give us movie-level production values in a trailer.
06/07/16 Star Ocean 5 Trailer Walks You Through the New Combat System
Hear someone explain all the shiny flashes, in English!
06/07/16 Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book Review
Read a book, read a book, read an alchemy book!
06/06/16 One Last Pre-Release Look at Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Patch 3.3
On the eve of release, see more features that await in Revenge of the Horde.
06/06/16 Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Remaster Announced for PS4
Make 2017 the year of the sky pirate!
06/06/16 RPGFan Music: Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book OST Review
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the sounds of a delightful adventure!
06/05/16 Chrono Trigger Director Would "Love" to See A Remake
Could justice be done to this legendary game?
06/05/16 Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Gets English Story Trailer, Pre-order Bonuses
Return to Tokyo, for there's a war to be waged.
06/05/16 Atelier Firis: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Journey Announced for PS4 and Vita
And we say Final Fantasy is the series that never ends.
06/05/16 Harvest Moon: Skytree Village Announced for 3DS by Natsume
It's a farmer's life for me.
06/05/16 Valkyria Chronicles 2 Now Available for Direct Download to PS Vita
Man, I really need to get to this.
06/05/16 Steam Page Launched for Zero Time Dilemma
Early purchasers get free digital stuff!
06/05/16 Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Review
The HD remake of a PS2 Editor's Choice game.
06/05/16 RPGFan Podcasts Now Available on Google Play Music!
Good news for those of us who use Android.
06/04/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Atelier Sophie
Watch it before you can buy it!
06/03/16 Fire Emblem Fates: Revelation DLC Review
Closing the books on this three-versioned game.
06/03/16 Production I.G. is Responsible for Persona 5's Anime Cutscenes
This game just keeps getting better and better.
06/02/16 Cosmic Star Heroine Gets Summer Release Date, New Trailer
Yep. Looks like sci-fi Chrono Trigger.
06/02/16 Legendary Pokemon, the Alola Region, and More New Pokemon Sun and Moon Info
All about that Solgaleo.
06/02/16 Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Hands-On Preview
Hashtagnotahashtag.
06/01/16 Retro Encounter 15-1: Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask
When the moon looks that angry, your only choice is to stop it.
05/31/16 Yuji Horii Wants Dragon Quest XI to Have Passwords
Maybe there's such a thing as too much nostalgia?
05/31/16 Moon Hunters Porting to PS4 this July
Could this be the definitive version?
05/31/16 Romancing SaGa 2 for Vita May Be Coming Westward
The Director speaks up.
05/31/16 Zero Time Dilemma for PC Set for June 30th Launch
Only two days after the handheld launch!
05/31/16 The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Blood and Wine DLC 'Final Quest' Trailer
Geralt's last ride begins.
05/31/16 Random Encounter 111: Tanks for the Memories
It's a pun!
05/30/16 Final Fantasy XIV: Patch 3.3 Trailer & New Media
This trailer just gives me the chills.
05/30/16 Fragments of Him Review
A thoughtful game for a thoughtful day.
05/30/16 RPGFan on Twitch: Lunar 2: Eternal Blue Complete
A new game for our Monday night playthrough.
05/29/16 Steins;Gate 0 Coming To the West for PlayStation 4 and Vita
El Psy Kongroo, indeed...
05/29/16 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius For the West Of Us
There is nothing final about Final Fantasy.
05/29/16 New Legend of Zelda Will be Playable at NYC Nintendo Store During E3 2016
Who's lining up early?
05/28/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Breath of Fire IV
This week, we go old school.
05/28/16 Changes Coming to Valkyria: Azure Revolution After Fan Feedback
Fans know what they like.
05/28/16 RPGFan Music: Breath of Fire 6 OST -Pulse- Review
Finally, a (dragon) breath of fresh air!
05/27/16 Dragon Quest Builders Headed West in October
Can you believe it's coming to Vita?
05/27/16 Square Enix Discusses 10 Years of Developing Final Fantasy XV
I was 10 years old when it was announced.
05/26/16 Editorial: Celebrating 10 Years of Steambot Chronicles
A Decade of Great Romantic Junk
05/25/16 Retro Encounter Bonus Round: SNES Encounter
Come relive the golden days of Nintendo with us.
05/25/16 Get to Know I am Setsuna in New English Trailer
Who is Setsuna?
05/24/16 Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet Review
Ooh, a pun in the title! So far, so good.
05/23/16 Sega Seeks Feedback on Valkyria Chronicles Remastered and Future Entries
Time to speak up.
05/23/16 Dragon Quest Heroes II Videos and Details Keep on Coming
Get comfy.
05/23/16 Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Patch 3.3 Arrives June 7th
Oh no, The Steps of Faith are back.
05/23/16 Retro Encounter 14: The World Ends With You - Final Thoughts
The Retro team wraps it up once again.
05/22/16 Root Double Before Crime*After Days: Xtend Edition Review
Kingdom Hearts titles have just been one-upped.
05/21/16 New Character Details Arrive for Persona 5's Main Cast
Be on the lookout for unidentified flying Necronomicons.
05/21/16 Upcoming Trails of Cold Steel II Trailer May Spoil First Game
You have been warned.
05/21/16 Romancing Saga 2 Makes English Debut This May After 23 Years
About time.
05/21/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Valkyria Chronicles Remastered
We're moving it 30 minutes early for just this week!
05/21/16 RPGFan Spring 2016 Hiring Drive: Phase Two
Yes, we're still one phase behind the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but we're working on it.
05/20/16 RPGFan Music: Corpse Party: songs of the dead Review
Ain't no party like a Corpse Party.
05/20/16 Next Pokemon Sun and Moon News Drop Coming June 2
A little pre-E3 Pokemon goodness.
05/19/16 Retro Encounter 14-2: The World Ends With You
Everyone hates the Beat when there’s no Rhyme.
05/19/16 A Closer Look at Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Patch 3.3
The horde (not the Horde) is looking to have its revenge, and we have the images to prove it.
05/19/16 Sorcery! Part 3 Review
Return of the Sorcery!
05/18/16 PS2 Classic Phantom Brave Confirmed for PC
The release date was revealed via Steam listing
05/18/16 Ys VIII New Characters, Details, Video
Pretty.
05/18/16 See the Cobblestone Streets of Valkyria: Azure Revolution
Seems a nice place to visit if it wasn't for the war.
05/18/16 Tokyo Mirage Session #FE Sidequest Video is Confusing, Colorful
So pretty par for the course.
05/18/16 The Banner Saga 2 Review
Return to this gorgeous strategy experience.
05/17/16 Final Fantasy XV Gameplay Showcasing 'High Level Magic and Combat"
By the gods does the combat look smooooooooth....
05/17/16 Updated Version of Stranger of Sword City Coming to Vita in Japan
Didn't we just get the regular Vita version in the US?
05/16/16 New Trailer Shows Us a New Pokemon in Sun and Moon
But it may have been accidental.
05/16/16 Meet the Tales of Berseria Antagonists and More
Que ominous music.
05/16/16 Random Encounter - Episode 110
And now for something completely different!
05/16/16 A Realistic Look at the Near Future of Virtual Reality
Its day may finally be nearing.
05/15/16 The 30 Essential RPGs of 2010-2015: Part Three
The final set of entries in our list!
05/15/16 Reminder: We're Hiring: News, Music, A/V, and Media Editors
Five more days to put in applications!
05/15/16 Fallout 4's Far Harbor DLC Out May 19th
A change of scenery for all you Commonwealth wanderers.
05/15/16 Dragon Quest 30th Anniversary Broadcast Set for May 26th
Save the date.
05/14/16 Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster Released on Steam
And another one!
05/14/16 The 30 Essential RPGs of 2010-2015: Part Two
But wait — there's more!
05/14/16 See Caligula's Imaginary Chain Battle Mechanic in Action
It's off the chain.
05/14/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Grim Fandango Remastered
One of the all-time greats is back for a second round.
05/13/16 The 30 Essential RPGs of 2010-2015: Part One
Clear your backlog, because these are games you should really find time for.
05/13/16 Wild Arms 3 Hits the PS4 on May 17th
Come out Virginia, don't let'em wait!
05/13/16 Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit Of Justice Releases This September
There are way to many good games coming out this September.
05/13/16 The Banner Saga 2 Arrives on PS4 and XB1 July 24th
The Norse journey continues on consoles this summer.
05/12/16 Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest Review
That's how it could have happened...
05/12/16 The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Release Date and Details
Geralt's last ride.
05/12/16 Valkyrie Anatomia Has Been Downloaded Over One Million Times
The Norse gods are pleased with this smartphone RPG.
05/11/16 Retro Encounter 14-1: The World Ends With You
Makes sense to me: eat food to wear nicer clothes.
05/10/16 Pokemon Sun and Moon Release Date, Starters, and Debut Trailer Revealed
I'm calling it right now. The fire type will be most popular. Again.
05/10/16 Valkyria Chronicles Remastered Review
At least they're remastering good games.
05/10/16 Ys VIII Castaways Lend Their Skills to Adol's Party
A three hour tour...
05/10/16 Valkyria: Azure Revolution's 5 Great Sinners, Friends or Foes?
Depends on who you ask I guess.
05/10/16 Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster Coming to Steam May 12th
Featuring a bevy of enhanced features, as well as language options!
05/10/16 Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius Heading West
Mobile Final Fantasy game now open for pre-registration.
05/09/16 RPGFan Music: Persona 2 Eternal Punishment. Special Sound Track Review
Something to hold you over until Persona 5.
05/08/16 Grim Dawn Review
It's always grimmest before the dawn.
05/08/16 The Future is Now in the New Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Trailer
Story time with Adam Jensen
05/08/16 Relax with 32 Minutes of ClaDun Sengoku Gameplay Footage
Those are some interesting looking sprites.
05/08/16 Summon Knight 6 Voice Actress Promotes Game in Latest Video
Her name is Mariko Honda.
05/08/16 Watch the Latest Persona 5 Trailer with English Subtitles
Fansubs save the day again!
05/08/16 Dead Island: Definitive Collection gets 'Dead Facts' Trailer
Return to a prettier paradise filled with zombies on May 31st
05/07/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Final Fantasy IX PC
Ooh - shiny.
05/07/16 Now Hiring for: News, Music, Audio/Video, and Media Editors
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05/06/16 New Pokemon Sun and Moon Info Coming May 10th
Likely precursor to the final game: Pokemon Cerulean Heaven and Magenta Hell.
05/06/16 Danganronpa's Monokuma has a New Japanese Voice Actor
Tarako Isono takes over for Nobuyo Oyama
05/05/16 Black Materia Release on Limited Edition Vinyl Set
Some of the freshest beats on vinyl.
05/05/16 Get A Zygarde, Shiny Xerneas and Shiny Yveltal Throughout May
Shiny Yveltal looks like a piece of bacon.
05/05/16 Kathy Rain Review
The world needs more adventure games with motorcycles.
05/05/16 Persona 5 Gets Japanese Release Date, New Trailer
Looks like we'll find out more at E3.
05/05/16 Ray Gigant Now Available for PS Vita
What if you played this in an actual dungeon? Incep-geon.
05/04/16 Random Encounter - Episode 109
We're gonna miss you, buddy.
05/04/16 Atelier Studio Developing New IP
Gust is brewing up something new
05/04/16 Watch 10 Minutes of Pokémon GO Beta Gameplay
See character creation, gym battles and more.
05/04/16 Fire Emblem Fates Map Pack 2 DLC Launching May 5th
In case you need more of a game that has three campaigns…
05/04/16 Text Skipping Mechanic Changed in Zero Time Dilemma
I wonder what this means for the speed runners?
05/04/16 Check Out An Hour of Valkyrie Anatomia: The Origin Footage
Does it look like a mobile game?
05/04/16 New English Trailer and Details for Romancing SaGa 2
Something something RIP Vita.
05/03/16 Valkyria Chronicles Remastered Hands-On Preview
Now this one... this one's definitely Valkyria.
05/03/16 Kingdom Hearts Concert Series Announced for Japan, World Tour in 2017
Words cannot contain my enthusiasm.
05/03/16 Tales of Berseria Coming Westward in Early 2017
We're not getting a Tales game every year? Perish the thought.
05/03/16 Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Launch Edition Comes With Special Metal Emblem Set
Step one: Preorder. Step two: ??? Step three: Profit.
05/03/16 Final Fantasy XV "Monster Books" Revealed by Square Enix
Who knew being a chocobo keeper would be so rewarding?
05/02/16 Grand Kingdom Beta Hands-On Preview
It's like Valkyrie... er... Valkyria...
05/01/16 Rhythm Encounter 26 - Bends of Time
Gonna party like it's AD 1999!
05/01/16 First Images of FFXI Remake Arrive from Nexon Korea
Not North Korea, don't worry.
04/30/16 Final Fantasy XIV Letter From the Producer Live XXIX Wrap-Up
A Yo-Kai Watch collaboration is on its way, also Vivi put some clothes on!
04/30/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Back to the Future: The Game
Doc, are you telling me you built an adventure game... out of a movie?
04/29/16 RPGFan Music: Etrian Odyssey Untold OST Review
Untold, but not unheard.
04/28/16 Nintendo Developing Fire Emblem on Mobile for Fall Release
It's Fire Emblem on your phone!
04/28/16 Nioh Hands-On Preview
Rob said it's like Onimusha Souls...
04/28/16 Next Zelda Delayed to 2017, Coming to Wii U and NX
None of this is terribly surprising.
04/28/16 Valkyrie Anatomia Available in Japan April 28th
That didn't take long.
04/28/16 Learn About The New Heroes and Hardware Differences of Dragon Quest Heroes II
Along with some info on Quests.
04/28/16 Check Out the New Oswald Trailer for Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir
Gotta love a dark knight in an RPG.
04/28/16 Xenoblade Chronicles Coming to Wii U Virtual Console in North America
Finally!
04/28/16 Oxenfree Coming to PS4 in May, Extra Content Coming to All Platforms
Olly Olly Expansion's Free!
04/27/16 Bravely Second: End Layer Review
"Hey Joe, we need a game name. Fire up the random word generator!"
04/27/16 Langrisser Re:Incarnation Out Now in the West
Watch the trailer within.
04/27/16 Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd Evolution Demo is Available Now in Japan
You can check out the game up to the first chapter
04/26/16 Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Out This Fall in the West, October in Japan
Kirito is back, ladies and gentlemen.
04/26/16 Special Persona 5 Broadcast Set for May 5th
The fifth day of the fifth month for the fifth Persona game. I sense a pattern.
04/26/16 Phantasy Star Online 2 Now Playable on PS4 in Japan
And Sega remains silent for the West…
04/26/16 Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Gets Western Release Dates
Be sure to check out the opening movie too!
04/26/16 The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode 3 Review
The end is here...
04/25/16 Exist Archive Coming Westward on October 18th
For PS4 and Vita. It's a miracle!
04/25/16 See New 7th Dragon III Code: VFD Character Creation Trailer
Make the choice between anime eyes or super anime eyes.
04/25/16 Tour the US and Japan in New Yo-Kai Watch 3 Trailer
Now we just need it confirmed for the west.
04/25/16 I Am Setsuna to Launch July 19th in the West
Return to the RPGs of yesteryear.
04/25/16 Atlus is Handling Tokyo Mirage Session #FE's Localization
Plus, a new trailer.
04/25/16 World of Warcraft: Legion Gets August 30th Release Date
It's the game that never ends!
04/25/16 New Trailer, Gameplay Footage, and Character Bios for NieR: Automata
Right off the heels of our last podcast. It's like they know...
04/24/16 Final Fantasy XV: Kingsglaive gets Theatrical Release Date in Japan
Third time's the charm?
04/24/16 Lenneth Valkyrie Returns in Valkyrie Anatomia
Question is, is she the same incarnation as in the original?
04/24/16 Stranger of Sword City is Coming to PC in June via Steam
Now featuring your very own character portraits.
04/24/16 Firewatch is Now Available in Five Languages
Como se dice Firewatch en espanol?
04/23/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Mega Man Legends 2
Not quite our usual fare.
04/22/16 Retro Encounter 13: NieR ~ Final Thoughts
I'm NieRly out of puns about this game's name.
04/21/16 Imperial SaGa OST Review
All we hear is Imperial SaGa.
04/21/16 Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Gets A Limited Edition for the West
That title still bugs me.
04/21/16 Check Out Zero Time Dilemma's English Character Trailer
Decisions, decisions!
04/21/16 Spider Studios' The Technomancer Gets Release Date, New Trailer
You can never have too many games set on Mars. This is a fact.
04/21/16 Supergiant Games Announced Pyre for PS4, Steam
A journey shall be made.
04/21/16 Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Gets New Mercedes Trailer
Plus a European release date.
04/20/16 Retro Encounter 13-2: NieR
We saved the world, right!? No? We doomed the world? Damn.
04/19/16 Moon Hunters Review
That's no moon... it's a video game!
04/19/16 See All the New Dragon Quest Heroes II Footage and Character Descriptions
Get some popcorn.
04/19/16 Etrian Odyssey V 'Fencer' Class Trailer
Check out the Fencer in action!
04/19/16 Next Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization News Live Stream Set For April 25
Some of that sweet sweet new news
04/19/16 Five New English Star Ocean 5 Trailers Arrive
We are probably going to get a lot of these until June.
04/19/16 Next Final Fantasy XV Active Time Report Scheduled for April 21st
Did you think we were done with these?
04/19/16 Shin Megami Tensei IV On Sale Digitally
Atlus is celebrating something Apocalyptic.
04/16/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Stories: The Path of Destinies
You've seen the review, now see the game!
04/16/16 XSEED Bringing Corpse Party to 3DS and PC in Two Unique Editions
That's a whole lotta corpses coming our way soon.
04/15/16 Ys VIII Introduces More Characters and Details
Don't need to play the game at this rate.
04/15/16 Stories: The Path of Destinies Review
By R. A. Montgomery (not really)
04/14/16 A Look at Atelier Sophie's Combat, New Features, and Bonuses
New gameplay features to increase strategy, and pre-order bonuses galore, all revealed inside.
04/14/16 Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final Coming Westward As Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse
Starring Oscar Isaac.
04/14/16 Valkyrie Anatomia Is A New Smartphone Title
I mean, we kind of saw this coming...
04/14/16 Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade's First Villain is Garland
He will knock you down.
04/14/16 Japan Getting a Trails in the Sky the 3rd Evolution Demo this April
If only the US could get a PlayStation release too!
04/14/16 Yo-kai Watch 3 Launches in Japan on July 16th
Yo-kai is coming to America.
04/14/16 Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward 3.2 Review
I feel like this story needs some darkness. Or souls.
04/14/16 Deploy 13 Different Classes of Soldiers in Grand Kingdom
War. War has changed.
04/14/16 Final Fantasy IX Now Available on Steam
Ooo, 20% soft, I mean off!
04/14/16 New Legend of Zelda May Come to NX, Have Gender Options
So, let's talk rumors.
04/14/16 Yoshinori Kitase Talks Final Fantasy VII Remake in Interview
Find out some changes coming to the remake and whether it'll draw from the Compilation.
04/14/16 Tales of Berseria Gets Japanese Release Date, Extended Trailer
Eizen not to be confused with the Bleach character.
04/14/16 Dark Souls Board Game Coming to Kickstarter via Steamforged Games
This is the absolute greatest thing.
04/14/16 Ray Gigant Launches in the West This May
More dungeon-crawling goodness for Vita.
04/14/16 Gust's Chronos Materia Confirmed to be Cancelled
RIP in pepperonis.
04/14/16 Square Enix Posts Preview of NieR Automata's Theme Song
As expected, it is quite good.
04/14/16 Tabata-san Defends the Change of Stella to Luna in FFXV
Can we all just get over it now?
04/13/16 Random Encounter - Episode 108
God help us all...
04/12/16 CoroCoro Promises Next Month's Pokemon Sun / Moon "Scoop" Will Be Huge
Especially since this month's tease "wasn't that big."
04/12/16 Etrian Odyssey V Trailer Delves into Character Creation
It's practically a game unto itself!
04/12/16 New Dissidia Final Fantasy Character Announcement Imminent
Still no word if the game is coming West though.
04/12/16 Dark Souls III Review
Winter is coming. Wait... wrong series.
04/11/16 Square Enix Announces Valkyrie Anatomia: The Origin for Undisclosed Platforms
Could this be Valkyrie Profile 3?
04/11/16 Check Out the Launch Trailer for Kingdom Hearts Unchained X
One of these says that headline will say Kingdom Hearts III and I will be a very happy camper.
04/11/16 Romancing SaGa 2 Coming To Smartphones In The West
You know the drill by now, no Vita version.
04/11/16 Stranger of Sword City Review
Read about it two weeks before it's released!
04/10/16 Nights of Azure Review
Not White Satin. That's a Moody Blues song.
04/10/16 Adol Will Rely on the People of Drifting Village in Ys VIII
Including a parrot.
04/10/16 Tons of Tales of Berseria Details Here Now, More Coming Soon
Stay tuned.
04/09/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Moon Hunters
Live with Kitfox Games' pixel-perfect co-op RPG.
04/09/16 RPGFan Music: Video Game Music Remastered: Underrated Edition Review
Don't let these underrated gems pass under your radar!
04/08/16 Catch the First Details From the Pokémon Go Field Test
Catch them all!
04/08/16 Shardlight Review
Adventure time, c'mon grab your friends.
04/08/16 Final Fantasy XV Detailed in Game Informer
A ton of new information from the May 2016 cover story
04/08/16 Square Enix to Location Test Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: All-Star Carnival in Japan
Six locations starting April 15
04/08/16 See the Latest Trailer and Key Visual for the Tales of Zestiria Anime
The Shepherd will return this Summer.
04/08/16 Director Discusses DLC and VR in Final Fantasy XV
How much will it cost to get a female party member? Zing!
04/06/16 Kingdom Hearts Unchained X Releases In North America April 7th
Plus, Tetsuya Nomura has a special message for fans.
04/06/16 Retro Encounter 13-1: NieR
I swear I'm not crazy, that book really did talk to me.
04/06/16 Sega Issues Call to Arms With Latest Valkyria Remastered Trailer
What is the Gallian equivalent of Uncle Sam I wonder?
04/06/16 Bravely Second Overview Trailer Drops Before April Release
Almost here!
04/05/16 Star Ocean 5's Western and European Release Dates Confirmed
It's going to be a busy summer.
04/05/16 Mass Effect Andromeda May Be About Colonialism
A fitting theme for your epic space-opera.
04/05/16 Trillion: God of Destruction Review
I'm supposed to make a national debt reference, right?
04/05/16 Mega Man Legends 2 Coming to PSN April 5th
The series is complete...minus that third entry. Sorry, it's always too soon.
04/05/16 Check Out the Launch Trailer for Nights of Azure
There's something in the wind...
04/04/16 The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Review
I forget, do people like Zelda?
04/04/16 Odin Sphere Leifthrasir Cornelius Trailer
The once and future prince turned Pooka.
04/03/16 Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 5 Review
This time it really is Minecraft!
04/02/16 Story of Seasons: Good Friends of Three Villages Trailer
Take the tour.
04/02/16 Final Fantasy XV Delisted for PC Launch; Called a 'Mistake'
Maybe Square doesn't like money afterall?
04/02/16 Star Ocean 5 Producer has a Proposal for Valkyrie Profile 3 on his PC
So when will Square-Enix let him pitch it!?
04/02/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Tales from the Borderlands
Part 2!
04/01/16 April Fools 2016: Witcher 3's Roach DLC a Likely GOTY 2016 Contender
It's basically already cinched it.
04/01/16 April Fools 2016: Tetris Review and Retro Encounter
Come listen as we talk about the greatest RPG ever.
04/01/16 Star Ocean 5 Villains Make Their Debut, and Possible Western Release Date
Right in the middle of summer.
04/01/16 Compile Heart's Black Rose Valkyrie Features Day-Night Cycle
Yup, looks like a JRPG.
04/01/16 7th Dragon III Code: VFD Launching July 12th in North America
Music by Yuzo Koshiro? Sold.

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