News Archive: February 2011
Date Update
02/28/11 Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection Gets A Limited Edition... In Europe
European PSPs have been getting a lot of love.
02/28/11 Tale of the Last Promise Wants You to Have "Control of Hate"
...in its battle system! Don't worry, we got footage of it!
02/28/11 Gungnir Gameplay Details Revealed
Find out the latest on Sting's new startegy RPG!
02/28/11 Another New Final Fantasy IV: Complete Collection Trailer
We just can't get enough of Cecil!
02/28/11 Cthulhu Saves the World Review (XBLA)
Can we get a classic 8/16 bit feel? Check!
02/27/11 Vagrant Story Headed to PSN This Week
And yes, it's for North America.
02/27/11 Walt Disney Reads The Bible To Dracula & Female Prisoners
This sort of headline can only mean one thing: soundtracks update!
02/27/11 Deus Ex: Human Revolution Screens Added
Adam's elbows can be considered a weapon of mass destruction.
02/27/11 Watch A Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection English Trailer
Complete with some nice CG and... is Cecil wearing lipstick?
02/27/11 Song Summoner: The Unsung Heroes - Encore Review
iOS games are considered ancient if they're over a year old, right?
02/27/11 Are Video Games Ready for Critical Acclaim and Commercial Success?
February Editorial: Just in time for the Oscars!
02/26/11 Back to the Future: The Game Triple Review
This is heavy: Reviews for Episodes 1 & 2 for PC and Episode 1 for iPad.
02/25/11 Final Fantasy VI To See A Virtual Console Release in Japan
Terra fans can rejoice, in March to be exact!
02/25/11 Parasite Eve Will Hit The PSN...In North America!
A leak by the ESRB says we'll be seeing the beginnings of Aya!
02/25/11 Nintendo Reveals Pokémon Black & White DS Bundles
Limited edition hardware to commemorate the launch of the latest Pokémon titles.
02/24/11 Myth: The Xenogears Orchestral Album Is Available On US iTunes, Too
Save a few bucks on importing it!
02/24/11 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked Gallery Debut
Bonus: It's all in English!
02/24/11 Watch An English Trailer For The 3rd Birthday
You get to see some wedding scenes! And understand what's going on!
02/24/11 Namco Bandai Announces Treasure Report: The Mechanized Legacy
Another Layton-esque adventure, his time from Namco Bandai.
02/24/11 Valkyria Chronicles 3 x Phantasy Star Portable 2 Infinity Character Crossover Extravaganza!
Weirder things have happened in the world of RPGs, I suppose.
02/24/11 Nippon Ichi Launches Classic Dungeon X2 Demo & Contest In Japan
Put your pixel-editing skills to the test to have your character immortalized by the game's lead artist!
02/24/11 Ar Tonelico Qoga: Knell of Ar Ciel Hands-On Preview
Editor Kim offers up an early look at NISA's next offering.
02/24/11 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Gameplay Trailer
And they updated the website, too!
02/24/11 Yes, Final Fantasy III iOS Is A Remake... Of The DS Remake
Here's a first look in video form.
02/24/11 What's Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection's Interlude Chapter, Anyway?
That would be the scenario that connects the original game to The After Years.
02/24/11 Xenogears' Orchestral Arranged Album Will Also Be On Vinyl
The downside: It's just got six of the fourteen songs.
02/23/11 Watch A Final Promise Story Character PV
Imageepoch's first self-published title is almost here (or in Japan at least).
02/23/11 Introducing A New PSP Strategy RPG, Gungnir
A new title from Atlus and Sting is on its way to your PSP.
02/22/11 Ys I & II Chronicles Review and XSEED Games Interview
Confession: Patrick admits he thought it was pronounced Wise.
02/22/11 2nd Opinion: Mass Effect Review
It's been three years...does the first Mass Effect game still rock?
02/22/11 Xenogears Available Today On PSN
It was the alpha and the omega.
02/22/11 Ys I & II Chronicles Now Available
All hail XSEED!
02/22/11 Radiant Historia Now Available
Is it the "new Chrono Trigger?" Try it and find out!
02/22/11 Gray Matter Now Available
This is a beautiful month for adventure fans!
02/22/11 Take A Trip Around Rune Factory Oceans
What are the sights around Finnis Island?
02/21/11 Phantasy Star Portable 2: Infinity's Last Two Tie-Ups
Ever wanted video comments all over your game screen? No? Me neither.
02/21/11 Final Fantasy Tactics: The War Of The Lions Also Goes To JPSN
And Final Fantasy III iOS gets a date...ish.
02/21/11 Faxanadu Makes Its Way To Virtual Console
Now this is old-school.
02/21/11 Persona 2: Innocent Sin PSP Gets A DX Pack
Are there more new features coming?
02/21/11 Persona 2: Innocent Sin PSP Gets A DX Pack
Are there more new features coming?
02/20/11 Radiant Historia Review
The game comes out Tuesday, is this a trip through history worth taking?
02/20/11 Music That Makes You Sing "I Feel Pretty!"
Also: music that makes you scream "WTF!"
02/20/11 The Final Fantasy Portable Shuffle
I and II both head to (J)PSN, III goes to iPhone.
02/19/11 Meet Tales of Xillia's Fourth (Playable) Character
Every Tales game needs a cute little girl....
02/19/11 Telltale Games Announces A Few
Including a King's Quest reboot, and a continuation of Hector: Badge of Carnage
02/19/11 Final Promise Story To Come With A Bonus
A nice bonus if you're interested in Black*Rock Shooter!
02/19/11 Faery: Legends of Avalon Review
A Midsummer Night's RPG
02/19/11 100 Rogues Review
Who likes death? I do I do!
02/18/11 Tales of the Abyss 3DS - New Media
New 2D screens and artwork inside.
02/18/11 Meet UnchainBlades ReXX's Characters
No, they do not all carry unchained blades and they're not all named Rex.
02/18/11 RPGFan Podcast: Random Encounter Episode 18
You know, there's a mod for that.
02/17/11 Doctor Lautrec and the North American Release
Konami's first 3DS title is indeed gracing our shores.
02/17/11 Valkyria Chronicles 3 Continues With DLC
Extra episodes and missions await you!
02/17/11 Disgaea 4: Of Mushrooms and Cameos
Details on some expected (yet welcome) cameos and some random battlefield interaction stuff.
02/17/11 Watch a Persona 2: Innocent Sin PSP Trailer
Get an even better look at what's new in the remake.
02/17/11 Atlus Continues Their Spoils With Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga
Pre-order and launch goods - plus a brand new gallery!
02/17/11 Pokémon Black and White Preview
Is it too soon to make a Michael Jackson song reference? Probably.
02/17/11 Dungeon-Crawl In 3D With UnchainBlades ReXX
Several high-profile developers pull a Voltron and collaborate on this new title.
02/16/11 Square Enix Preps Another Girl's Romance Game
Valentine's Day may be over, but Square Enix has an Ultimate Kiss for otome fans.
02/16/11 Steins;Gate Set for the PSP
You can now take this game on the go!
02/16/11 Ever17 Remake To Hit Xbox 360
Those who missed out, should jump for joy!
02/16/11 Felicia Day To Debut Trailer for Dragon Age: Redemption
It's a new web series, catch it tonight on Jimmy Fallon!
02/15/11 Final Fantasy V To Hit Japanese PSN
You too can fight a tree!
02/15/11 Hyperdimension Neptunia Review
This game parodies a lot of RPGs, but are we laughing?
02/15/11 The Little Battlers Delayed
Level-5's model constructing RPG needs two more months.
02/15/11 Bonded Realities (XBLA) Review
Does it remind you of Earthbound?
02/15/11 Tactics Ogre: Let us Cling Together Now Available
It's probably going to be clinging to my PSP for quite a while
02/15/11 Saiyuki: Journey West Available Today On PSN
Download a double-dose of tactical excitement!
02/14/11 Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation Now Available
Completing the remakes of the Zenithia trilogy!
02/13/11 Broken Sword: Director's Cut iOS Review
Seems like iOS gets all the good adventure games.
02/13/11 World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Review
So, Deathwing came back and tore up Azeroth. See how that makes us feel in 3362 words.
02/13/11 2nd Opinion: Heavy Rain Review
Ashton offers another take on our Graphic Adventure: Console GotY.
02/13/11 Watch A Dragon Quest VI Character Overview
Yes, it's one more final trailer.
02/11/11 Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together English Screens Added
I can't believe this game is almost here.
02/11/11 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Gallery Debut
The first 10 screens and 5 pieces of concept art!
02/11/11 Meet Dragon Quest Creator Yuji Horii... Tomorrow!
Love the man? Do you live near Palo Alto? Got plans tomorrow? ..You do now!
02/11/11 Mass Effect 2 PS3 Review
Was RPGFan's GotY 2010 worth the wait for those without Xboxes and PCs?
02/10/11 New Screen Shots for Hyperdimension Neptunia
Several new shots of NIS America's next release.
02/10/11 Watch Dragon Age II's Champions Trailer
Get a look at Hawke's three possible classes.
02/10/11 Mass Effect 3 Gets A New Composer
Bonus: He's known for Requiem For a Dream's score.
02/10/11 Atlus USA Is Having Another PSN Sale
Get your half-price RPGs before the 15th!
02/10/11 MangaGamer To Release Physical Copies Of Some Titles
Tired of staring at screens?
02/10/11 MangaGamer Announces Higurashi Bundle
The second half of Higarushi's story is now available.
02/09/11 Tales of the Abyss 3DS: More Of The Same
At least it's in 3D.
02/09/11 Red Stone DS Gets A JP Release Date & Another PV
And just a few more details.
02/09/11 Inazuma Eleven 3DS Game In The Works
And, no, it's not titled Inazuma Eleven 4.
02/09/11 Torchlight II Delayed
....by the first Torchlight.
02/09/11 A Look At The 3rd Birthday's Packaging & ESRB Rating
No surprises here, but look at the cool Twisted Edition that Europe gets!
02/09/11 Watch Phantom Brave: The Hermuda Triangle's English Trailer
You can reach levels over 9000!
02/09/11 Two Worlds II Review
Was this game worth a second effort?
02/09/11 More On That Premium Edition Of Black*Rock Shooter: The Game
And we found another PV of the game, too!
02/09/11 Complete Your Xbox Live House Party With Torchlight
And for cheap!
02/09/11 Final Fantasy Legends Mobile Gets Another Chapter
Meet the memorist.
02/09/11 Harvest Moon: Back To Nature Is A PSOne Classic
Farmville who?
02/09/11 Meet Tales of Xillia's Newest Character
She's cute!
02/09/11 More Dark Souls Details
Director Miyazaki spills a lot of beans.
02/08/11 Dungeon Siege III - New Screen Shots & Trailer
Only a few new screens, but hey, trailer!
02/08/11 New Rune Factory Oceans Screen Shots
Inside: Your future home, menu screens and a sentient mushroom.
02/08/11 World of Warcraft Patch 4.0.6 Live
Difficulty and several other little tweaks.
02/08/11 Inotia 3: Children of Carnia Review (iOS)
Secret of Mana meets Diablo? Let's try this!
02/08/11 Trinity: Souls of Zill O'll Now O'llvailable
I've got your Zill O'll right here.
02/07/11 Fallout: New Vegas Dead Money DLC Lives On PS3 And PC
It was inevitable but, it's about time.
02/07/11 Spectral Souls Makes An Android Appearance
Well, the Android does need RPGs!
02/07/11 Tales of Graces F Import Review
Tales fans rejoice! We got what you want!
02/07/11 White Rock Shooter Gets A PV
...And a cool figurine in the premium edition of Black*Rock Shooter: The Game.
02/06/11 RPGFan's Most Anticipated RPGs of 2011
What are we looking forward to this year? Come find out!
02/06/11 Mass Effect 2 Gets More DLC Costumes
Finally, Miranda will actually look like she's going into battle!
02/06/11 A Hearty Soundtracks Update: Shining/Kingdom Hearts
The glorious of return of Hiroki Kikuta, and more from Shimomura-san!
02/06/11 Aselia The Eternal Announced For North America
Courtesy of Jast USA and Xuse.
02/06/11 EVE Online Review
Based on Incursion 1.0.
02/05/11 Dungeon Siege III Gets A Release Date + Pre-Order Bonuses
You'll even get something if you go to Walmart! If that's your thing.
02/05/11 Disgaea 4 Update: New Screens, New Class
Come inside for 47 new screens and information on bouncers.
02/05/11 Pokémon Black & White Gallery Update
Buy the game early and you'll get Victini for great victory!
02/05/11 Classic Dungeon X2 Gallery Increased ...X2
Sorry, I had to. But it really did double in size!
02/05/11 A Few Minor Tales of the Abyss 3DS Details
And a very modest gallery.
02/05/11 New Tales of Xillia Screen Shots
It's a Tales week, it seems.
02/05/11 Red Stone DS Gallery Added
And yes, it's related to the Korean MMORPG.
02/05/11 A Phantasy Star Portable 2: Infinity Gallery Update
What can we say? We were overdue.
02/05/11 Phantasy Star Online 2 Goes Into Alpha Test This Summer
Want in? Buy Phantasy Star Portable 2: Infinity.
02/05/11 Watch The Latest Dragon Quest VI DS Trailer
Let's see what you can fly around on: A.... bed?
02/05/11 Back To The Future: The Game Finally Comes To PSN
In the (very near) future.
02/04/11 A Look At Persona 2: Innocent Sin's Mini Soundtrack
Some cover art and..oh yeah, a tracklist!
02/04/11 Your Valkyria Chronicles 3 Update
DLC, Nendroids, soundtrack and a collab sticker.
02/04/11 Dragon Age II Gets A Demo
But you have to wait patiently for it.
02/04/11 Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective Review
You're dead, but not a zombie. Got it?
02/03/11 Deus Ex: Human Revolution Preview
Get your fix here! Because we've got some screens and a new trailer, too.
02/03/11 Mega Man Battle Network 3 Review
Can I get away with calling a review of a 2003 release 'retro'?
02/03/11 The 7th Guest Review (iOS)
Professor Layton and Mystery Sciene Theater 3000: both referenced in this review.
02/03/11 Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together Gets A Pretty, Animated Trailer.
It's getting closer!
02/03/11 Dark Souls Gallery and Debut Trailer
Please forgive me while I salivate uncontrollably
02/02/11 Final Fantasy XIV Review
Also: introducing a new approach to MMORPG reviews.
02/02/11 More On Final Fantasy Versus XIII
They're the interviews that never end.
02/02/11 Yet More Final Fantasy Type-0 Details & Media
War. War never changes. ...But there's more magic this time around.
02/02/11 Here Comes Tales of Graces F ...In English!
Those mangled images from Namco never could hide that F's curves.
02/02/11 Try Out A Second Demo of Trinity: Souls of Zill O'll
And watch this launch trailer while you're at it.
02/02/11 Target Release Dates Set For XSEED Titles in Europe and North America
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky to receive an extra-fancy Premium Edition.
02/01/11 The 3rd Birthday Gets A Release Date, Too
Also a surprising price. And and some English-speaking voice actors.
02/01/11 Darkspore Roundtable
A look at Maxis's upcoming action-RPG.
02/01/11 You Can Complete Your Final Fantasy IV Collection In English
Was there ever any doubt?
02/01/11 Project Dark Gets A Real Name
And you'll never guess what it is! ..Okay, maybe you can.
02/01/11 Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance Screens Added
You didn't think you heard the last of that Famitsu interview now, did you?
02/01/11 Imageepoch News Roundup
NGP games, an HD title all in the works and... White Rock Shooter?

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