News Archive: July 2012
Date Update
07/31/12 Video: Another Look At Lost Heroes' Battles
More of the first-person game's non-first-person fights.
07/31/12 Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time Review
Atlus: letting us enjoy yesterday's games today.
07/31/12 Here's 37 Minutes Of Dragon Quest X Online
Straight from Nintendo Direct.
07/31/12 Star Wars: The Old Republic Goes Free-To-Play
Who didn't see this coming?
07/31/12 Final Fantasy III Goes To Ouya
As a launch title, no less!
07/30/12 RPGFan Soundtracks: Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo Review
I'm sorry, did you say you wanted your face blown off with pure awesome?
07/30/12 Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance] Review
New worlds, new Dream Eater system, oh my!
07/29/12 Random Encounter Episode 48
Summer Nights Part Deux
07/29/12 Dungeon Defenders Review
So many RPG hybrids - now it's tower defense!
07/28/12 Summer Updates For Phantasy Star Online 2
The Space Tuna weapon is nowhere near as cool as it sounds.
07/28/12 Sol Trigger Demo Set For September
For now, we have a new character video!
07/28/12 Blood Knights Announcement Trailer
Includes blood and knights. And also vampires.
07/27/12 Lone Survivor Review
Survival horror comes to the graphic adventure genre, complete with strange bloody holes to step through like an idiot.
07/27/12 Dragon Quest X Screens Added
A look at the field, treasure boxes... and various dwarves.
07/27/12 Tokitowa's Toki Gets Her Own Video
See who the character was before she developed an alter ego.
07/27/12 Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time PSP's One Last English Trailer
Atlus USA keeps us busy on our handhelds.
07/27/12 Video: A Look At Hyperdimension Neptunia V's Battles
Fighting in a retro era.
07/26/12 Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn's First Trailer Unveiled
Magitek armor, the falling moon Dalamud, and the Garlean Empire threaten Eorzea in a new CG trailer.
07/25/12 Bravely Default: Flying Fairy Collector's Edition, Gameplay Details
Battle system and party chat tidbits.
07/25/12 World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Set For A September 25th Release
Not so surprisingly, there will be physical and digital special editions.
07/25/12 Mega Man Star Force 2 Review
The second of only three - one of the shortest Mega Man series ever.
07/24/12 Digimon World Re:Digitize Screens Added
Guest characters, accessories, minigames and more!
07/24/12 Ys: Foliage Ocean In Celceta Gameplay Movie, Screens
More to see of Falcom's Ys IV Vita remake.
07/24/12 Yes, Final Fantasy Versus XIII Is Still Alive
The cancellation rumours are false, says Square's CEO.
07/23/12 Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers 3DS Screens Added
What else is new in the latest MegaTen remake?
07/23/12 Unchained Blades Review
Boy, you'd better watch your mouth or I'm gonna Unchain these Blades!
07/23/12 RPGFan Soundtracks: XI Chips - Final Fantasy XI Chiptune Review
Square Enix brings us ever more chips!
07/23/12 White Knight Chronicles II Review
07/23/12 Cherry Tree High Comedy Club Review
Those words shouldn't make sense together. But they do.
07/22/12 Finally, A Look At Tokitowa's Gameplay
New video, release date and a limited edition within.
07/22/12 Final Fantasy III PSP Screens Added
Including a single English screenshot.
07/22/12 South Park: The Stick of Truth Gallery
Battle evil underpants gnomes, hippies and more in a quest to become cool.
07/22/12 Nayuta no Kiseki Video, Screens
One last batch of media before next week's release.
07/22/12 More NIS: 100+ New Mugen Souls Images
Plenty of new screen shots and character art inside!
07/22/12 New Rune Factory 4 Cameos Announced
Specifically, Barrett from 2 and Raven from 3!
07/22/12 50+ English Screen Shots for Legasista
Tired of seeing the game in a language you can't read? We have the solution!
07/21/12 New Neptunia V Trailer
It's only a few minutes long, but packs a lot in.
07/21/12 New Tales of Xillia 2 Character Video
'The Return of Alvin'... or 'Alvin Strikes Back,' if you prefer.
07/21/12 Two New Sol Trigger Videos
One is about battles and one is about Fran. Who's that, you ask? Click and find out!
07/20/12 Kingdom Hearts 3DS Gets A Launch Event At Nintendo World
You know, just in case you wanted to go to New York for your copy.
07/20/12 Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Wizard's Edition Gets More Bonuses
Namo Bandai announces the Ninostarter intiative.
07/19/12 RPGFan Soundtracks: Hakuoki Reimeiroku OST Review
Before you check out Gotham's reckoning, check out this review!
07/18/12 Kingdom Hearts 3DS Screens, Art Added
Less than two weeks before Sora and Riku's dreams drop into the distance.
07/18/12 Legasista Gets A Second English Trailer
An overview and lots of advice from NISA.
07/18/12 Pokémon Conquest Review
What could be a more obvious mix than Pokémon and Japanese warlords?
07/17/12 Mass Effect 3 Earth Multiplayer Trailer
Narrated by one Admiral Anderson.
07/17/12 Several Aksys Titles Get PSN Price Drops
In case you needed more PSP games, perhaps.
07/17/12 RPGFan Soundtracks: Skyborn OST Review
And we're changing things up a bit!
07/17/12 Spellforce 2: Faith in Destiny Review
An expansion, six years later.
07/17/12 Alpha Kimori: Episode 2 Review
The middle of the Phantasy Star-inspired indie trilogy.
07/16/12 New Rune Factory 4 Clips, Media Added
Some more gameplay with a side dose of cute.
07/16/12 Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers Trailer
A long-awaited look at the latest MegaTen remake.
07/16/12 Sol Trigger Gets An Actual Trailer
With oh so much to see...
07/16/12 Mugen Souls Gets A Pricey Limited Edition
But it comes packed full of goodies, like figures!
07/15/12 Pandora's Tower Review
Should North American gamers vomit with rage that this goes unlocalized?
07/15/12 Pier Solar and the Great Architects: Review & Interview
A look at the (last?) indie Sega Genesis RPG and the folks behind it.
07/14/12 New Borderlands 2 Trailer, Screens
But how can the lion sleep tonight through all that gunfire?
07/14/12 Ragnarok Odyssey English Screens Added
See what the Vita action RPG will look like out west.
07/14/12 Ys: Foliage Ocean in Celceta Gameplay, Characters and Opening
And a 25th anniversary box set!
07/13/12 Unchained Blades EXXIV Trailer, Artwork
Illustrator Yoshitaka Amano and others join the game's talented staff.
07/13/12 BioWare Announces Ultima Forever: Quest For the Avatar
PC and iPad action RPG is on its way later this year.
07/13/12 Resonance Review
We go retro on a brand new adventure game.
07/13/12 Random Encounter Episode 47
Summer Nights.
07/12/12 RAW - Realms of Ancient War Overview Trailer
See how Wizarbox's hack & slash RPG looks in action.
07/11/12 Mass Effect 3 Multiplayer Goes To Earth
A new difficulty, more DLC maps, characters and weapons coming next week.
07/11/12 Lost Heroes Gameplay Video
A first-person dungeon crawler that's not entirely first-person.
07/11/12 Sol Trigger Battle Video
And a few random tidbits from Imageepoch's CEO.
07/11/12 The Last Story Dated For August
With a sweet pre-order bonus in the form of a soundtrack.
07/11/12 New Pokémon Black & White 2 Trailer
Also: the final Generation V Pokémon revealed!
07/10/12 Rune Factory 4 Video Clips
A few short ones before the game's out... in Japan.
07/10/12 EVE: Burst Error Review
Now an "all-ages" visual novel!
07/10/12 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Dawnguard Review
It's True Blood, Skyrim edition.
07/10/12 Krater Review
A post-apocalyptic indie RPG.
07/09/12 Heroes of Ruin Review
It's not out for another week yet in North America, but we're ready to go!
07/09/12 Phantasy Star Online 2 Headed Stateside
Yes, it's true!
07/08/12 Ys Origin: Dual Reviews
Two viewpoints on the long-awaited English release of the Ys prequel.
07/07/12 R.A.W. - Realms of Ancient War Hands-on Preview
No, there's no wrestling or uncompressed photos in this hack 'n slash RPG.
07/07/12 The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav Review
Point, click, break & mend your way through a gorgeous graphic adventure.
07/07/12 New Of Orcs and Men Trailer
Confirmation that there are actually men in the title.
07/06/12 Tales of Xillia Comes Out West
Finally! ...We need only wait until next year.
07/06/12 Forums Currently Down
Don't Panic!
07/06/12 Ys: Foliage Ocean in Celceta Media Added
See how the Ys IV Vita remake is coming along.
07/05/12 Project X Zone Screens
And a really short TV ad.
07/05/12 A Tales of Xillia 2 Update
Screens, videos, gameplay details, what more could you ask for?
07/05/12 Some New Sol Trigger Media
Story and characters on video, and a few screens.
07/05/12 The Walking Dead: Episode 2 Review
Bob's so hungry he could eat a... GLOB OF HUMAN FLESH!
07/05/12 Heroes of Ruin Demo Now Available
You know, for those of us not in Europe or Australia.
07/05/12 Etrian Odyssey IV Trailer
The game is out in Japan... today!
07/04/12 Final Fantasy VII Goes To PC.. Again
The downside? It's not through Steam.
07/04/12 Rune Factory 4 Screens Added
View them in 3D! Well, kinda.
07/04/12 RPGFan Soundtracks Update Part One!
The awesome before the storm.
07/04/12 Phantasy Star Online 2 Service Begins Today
In Japan, that is. Plus, wacky DLC costumes!
07/04/12 RPGFan Game(s) of the Month: May & June
Two for the price of one! One of these will likely surprise you.
07/04/12 Two Rainbow Moon Dev Diaries
A look at equipment and crafting, and then managing your party.
07/04/12 Two Rainbow Moon Dev Diaries
A look at equipment and crafting, and then managing your party.
07/03/12 Atlus Slashes PSN Prices For A Month
Looking to fill up your Vita? Now's your chance.
07/03/12 Legend of Dragoon PSN Review
Final Fantasy killer?
07/03/12 The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing Gameplay Trailer
A look at the dark adventure in action.
07/03/12 Of Orcs and Men Screens Added
Some greenskins get up close.
07/02/12 New Trailer For Crossover Game Project X Zone
Featuring elements from over 25 different titles!
07/01/12 A Visit to Origins Game Fair 2012
There's more than one gaming-related show in June.
07/01/12 E3 2012: Complete Coverage, Awards, Gallery & Podcast
Our final word on E3 2012. Come and see the sights and what we liked best about the show.
07/01/12 First Trailer for Little Battler eXperience W
Not to be confused with Little Battler eXperience Boost or Baku Boost.
07/01/12 The Testament of Sherlock Holmes Screens Added
Play as the detective... and the suspect.

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