News Archive: January 2014
Date Update
01/31/14

Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright Box Art Revealed

Take that! Objection! A true gentleman leaves no puzzle unsolved! etc.
01/31/14

Final Fantasy VII Mini Figures Now Available For Pre-Order

Sephiroth just looks so huggable.
01/31/14

Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Edition Now On 3DS eShop

It's free, but will only be available for a very limited time.
01/30/14

Conception II Coming To Europe

Now Europeans can make star babies too.
01/30/14

Meet Tales of Symphonia Chronicles' Cast In New Trailers

Or, you know, meet them again!
01/30/14

New Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2 Intro Trailer

Console sisters unite! Wait, what?
01/30/14

Divinity: Original Sin Hands-On Preview

Larian's latest hits Steam Early Access.
01/30/14

GameStop Leaks Mind Zero Release?

Apparently published by Aksys, coming in May.
01/29/14

RPGFan Music: Chrono Trigger Symphony Volume 3

Chrono-themed hat trick!
01/29/14

New DanganRonpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Trailer

I really, really just don't know what's going on anymore.
01/29/14

Final Fantasy X / X-2 Art Exhibition Coming to Los Angeles

You can even get Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster early and signed!
01/29/14

New The Wolf Among Us Trailer For Episode 2

Bigby's back!
01/29/14

Fate/Hollow Ataraxia Announced For Release on Vita

Only in Japan, if you didn't already guess.
01/29/14

The Banner Saga Review

The banner will not be unwoven.
01/29/14

Here's a Final Fantasy XIII Series Recap... In 16 Bit-Style

Proof that Square Enix can still do it retro style.
01/29/14

There's A Final Fantasy PSN Sale In North America, Too

Need to stock up? Now is the time.
01/29/14

See The Witch And The Hundred Knight In Action

In new screenshots and video.
01/28/14

The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki II To Be Localized For China and Korea

Plus, take a look at some new screenshots.
01/28/14

Crow Returns In Dreamfall Chapters

We have video to prove it!
01/28/14

Take A Look At Some Ar NoSurge Gameplay

It's pretty, and I want it.
01/28/14

Final Fantasy XIV Gets A Collector's Edition On PS4

You know, in case you didn't already buy the PS3 or PC Collector's Edition.
01/27/14

RPGFan Hiring Drive 2014: Seeking News Writers

Who wants to turn their hobby into a job?
01/26/14

Yasumi Matsuno Clarifies His Position On Unsung Story's Team

He just wants to make sure we're all on the same page.
01/26/14

Japanese Pokémon Centers To Give Out Special Gengar and Scizor

Hold on, I need to book a flight real fast.
01/26/14

Ace Attorney 123: Wright Selection Gets Japanese Pre-Order Bonuses

It's okay Capcom, North America doesn't want any of this anyway. (Yes we do.)
01/26/14

Trust Becomes Magic in Final Fantasy XI

And with it, you can call legendary heroes to your side!
01/26/14

Falcom Has Confirmed Next The Legend of Heroes Game Title

You'll never guess what it is. Or, actually, you'll guess really easily.
01/26/14

Genres Become Characters In Hyper Goddess Creed Noire

Can you guess which is which?
01/26/14

Learning to Enjoy in the Face of Negativity

A letter from the (Managing) Editor.
01/25/14

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Patch 2.2 Details

A look inside the maelstrom, and the PS4 release.
01/25/14

RPGFan @ MAGFest 12

Video interview, Chasm preview, and more!
01/24/14

This Is The Pre-Order Bonus For Tales of Symphonia Chronicles In United Kingdom

It's pretty cute.
01/24/14

Agarest: Generations Of War Zero Announced For Steam

More and more JRPGs are coming to Steam!
01/24/14

New Trailers Show Yukiko And Shinjiro In Persona Q

Come, Konohana Sakuya!
01/24/14

RPGFan's Most Anticipated Games of 2014: 21-25 & Reader's Choice Winner

Come and see the last of our choices for 2014, and the one that you chose as well!
01/24/14

Demon Gaze Gets Release Date, New Media

New screen shots, and a look at the limited edition packaging!
01/23/14

PSN Final Fantasy Sale in Europe and Australia

Oh, and New Zealand too. We wouldn't forget you guys!
01/23/14

Pokémon Bank Finally Re-Released in Japan

The rest of us will have to wait just a little longer...
01/23/14

Final Fantasy VI Mobile Bugs and Spelling Errors Patched

They managed to spell Esper correctly! Hooray!
01/23/14

Guild Wars 2: Origin of Madness Now Available

Introducing a giant plant and a marionette.
01/23/14

Is Borderlands 2 Coming To Vita Soon?

It's quite possible!
01/23/14

Visual Novel Cinders Now On Steam Greenlight

Time to get your voting on.
01/23/14

Combat Returns: New Battle-Focused Trailer for Lightning Returns

Why Lightning, what big swords you have.
01/23/14

RPGFan's Most Anticipated Games of 2014: 16 - 20

Day four: A sequel, a suggestive acronym, and a game that may never leave this yearly feature.
01/23/14

Tales of Phantasia Now Available On iOS

And we have a review for you already!
01/22/14

Atelier Ayesha Plus Screens Added

A look at new costumes for the Vita version.
01/22/14

Lightning Returns' Demo... Returns

And it yields costume unlocks and is now on PSN!
01/22/14

Daedalic's Blackguards Now Available

This is the full, official release this time.
01/22/14

Conception II Trailer, Release Date

Good news for your gaming schedule: It's not February OR March!
01/22/14

RPGFan Music: Dragon Fantasy Book II OST

A double dose of Dale's Dragon-y tunes!
01/22/14

RPGFan Music: Saturday Morning RPG "Christmas Adventure"

Just pretend like it's still December, okay?
01/22/14

RPGFan's Most Anticipated Games of 2014: 11 - 15

Day three: A bolt of lightning amid the death and darkness.
01/21/14

Bravely Default Story Trailer

Also inside: So. Many. Jobs.
01/21/14

Monster Monpiece Coming to North America & Europe

Yes, the screen-rubbing, tactical card-battling RPG is... coming out here.
01/21/14

Ace Attorney 1-3 To Be Re-Released In Japan For 3DS

Nintendo's handheld is starting to become the Ace Attorney machine!
01/21/14

DanganRonpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Screens Added

Dreads never looked so awesome in a game.
01/21/14

Rhythm Encounter 12 - Red Letter Date

The destruction might in fact be very localized, limited to merely our own galaxy.
01/21/14

New Details On The Lightning Returns Strategy Guide

But wait, there's more! A sweet new gameplay video!
01/21/14

The Dark Souls 2 Achievement/Trophy List Has Hit The Internet

It's already making me incredibly nervous.
01/21/14

Pre-Order Lightning Returns: FF XIII With Amazon For Yuna's Costume

Or wait until later and buy it through other means, apparently.
01/21/14

Rune Factory 4 European Release Cancelled

Go cancel that pre-order.
01/21/14

Al Emmo and the Lost Dutchman's Mine (Enhanced Edition) Review

This is the enhanced version?
01/21/14

RPGFan's Most Anticipated Games of 2014: 6 - 10

Day two: Murderers, scoundrels, wolves, fairies, and baby makin'.
01/21/14

Tales of Vesperia $5 for Xbox Live Gold Members

Just in case Xillia for $10 on PS+ wasn't for you.
01/20/14

Koenchu! The Tale of the Voice Actress Review

This is the last time Andrew will dig into the backlog.
01/20/14

RPGFan's Most Anticipated Games of 2014: 1 - 5

Plus voting begins for our Reader's Most Anticipated Game of the Year
01/19/14

Final Fantasy VI Mobile Gallery

All the Ultros you can handle, now in your smartphone.
01/19/14

New Screens, Official Website Launched for Bound by Flame

Flaming bondage never looked so good.
01/19/14

Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Now Available on iPad

Make way villainy! Hero coming through!
01/19/14

Leader Of Criminal Guild Revealed in Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment

And his name is related to that of a famous yellow bear...
01/19/14

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Collector's Edition Unboxed

Take a look at what will be included in a new video.
01/19/14

Valdis Story: Abyssal City Soundtrack Discounted

Plus, the game receives a new update with new bosses!
01/18/14

Joe Dever's Lone Wolf: Act I Review

An action RPG wrapped up in a book.
01/18/14

More Costume and Music DLC For Drakengard 3 In Japan

Kaine!
01/18/14

Fable Trilogy Coming Soon To Xbox 360 Marketplace

You know, just in case you haven't bought them already.
01/18/14

World End Economica New Translation Released

If you already own the game, you can download it now.
01/18/14

RPGFan Music: Final Fantasy Solo Guitar Collections Vol.3

At last, the trilogy is complete!
01/18/14

Videos: Atlus Shows Off Chie and Akihiko In Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth

You know what that means: kicks, punches, and beef bowl.
01/17/14

Redaction Returns: Scratch That, No Lightning Returns Demo For You

Well, that was quick.
01/17/14

New Images & Trailer for Dark Souls II

If this doesn't get you excited to die all over again, I don't know what will.
01/17/14

New Images for Lords of the Fallen

Still lookin' good, guys.
01/17/14

Yep, We're Getting Those DQX and FFXI Events in Final Fantasy XIV, Too

Never before have I found a Tarutaru so terrifying.
01/17/14

Muramasa Rebirth Nekomata DLC Now Out In North America

Europe, you'll get it next week.
01/17/14

The Wolf Among Us Episode 2 To Release In February

Almost there!
01/17/14

New Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky Screenshots

Otherwise known as the story by pictures update.
01/17/14

World End Economica Wants To Be On Steam

And with your help, its dreams could become reality.
01/17/14

Watch Lightning Battle Caius and Noel in Lightning Returns: FFXIII

The boys are back in town.
01/17/14

Shin Megami Tensei IV Soundtrack Releases Next Month

It's guaranteed to make you feel like fusing some demons.
01/17/14

Bravely Default's Producer Feels The Game Has No More Room For Improvement

It's fine just the way it is, thanks.
01/16/14

Final Fantasy VI Now Available For Android

In both Europe and North America.
01/15/14

Dragon Quest X Gets Some Final Fantasy XI In It This Week

Now if we could just get a North American release date, we'd be in business.
01/15/14

Random Encounter - Episode 74

Sick tattoo, bro!
01/15/14

Gameplay Returns: Play the Lightning Returns Demo Now on Xbox 360

Plus, see more outfits, enemies, and returning characters in new screens.
01/15/14

Unsung Story Now Has A Kickstarter Campaign

Go ahead, get your wallet out.
01/14/14

Xenogears PERFECT WORKS To Be Reprinted

And yes, it's still going to be in Japanese.
01/14/14

Meet the Heroines of Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars

Complete with flashy transformation animations!
01/14/14

Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver Music Collection Now On iTunes

Gotta listen to them all!
01/14/14

Final Fantasy VI Mobile To Be Released On Android In Europe Tomorrow

North Americans and iOS users will have to wait a little longer.
01/14/14

RPGFan Music: Shining Ark Tenshi no Fandisc

Angels have their own fan discs?
01/13/14

Cross-Platform Play Could Decide What Platforms Unsung Story Releases On

Regardless, it's still going to be insanely pretty.
01/13/14

Dragon Quest Monsters 2 Remake Has New Post-Game Content

The replay value is endless, so free up some time.
01/13/14

Second Magi Game Gets a Japanese Release Date

New details have also been announced!
01/13/14

Tales of Xillia $10 For PlayStation Plus Users This Week

Now's your chance if you haven't jumped already.
01/12/14

RPGFan Music: The World Ends With You Crossover Tribute Review

What a wonderful world!
01/12/14

Pursuing My True Self: Identity in Role-Playing

Confront your shadows.
01/11/14

Torchlight II Free To Play This Weekend On Steam

And 75% off if you want to buy it!
01/11/14

Mini Final Fantasy Plush Now Available For Pre-Order

That Chocobo is adorable!
01/11/14

New Legend of Heroes: Trails of Blue Evolution Trailer

Isn't it out yet?!
01/10/14

Farmers Revolt In A New Muramasa Rebirth DLC Trailer

Wow, look at those peasants go!
01/10/14

Across Age 2 Release Date Announced

There's a new trailer to watch, too.
01/10/14

Disgaea 4 Return Demo Now On Japanese PSN

Time to explode some Prinnies.
01/10/14

Special Edition Lightning Returns PS3 Controller To Be Sold In North America

You might want to pre-order this one if you're keen.
01/10/14

Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Gallery Update

Come take a look at some new gameplay and event screens.
01/10/14

New Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2 Screenshots

Including the trailer they come from.
01/09/14

Shining Force Gaiden Will Release On Virtual Store Next Week

In Japan, of course.
01/09/14

Falcom's President Elaborates On Upcoming Games And 2014

A new Trails game, and maybe even a new Ys, are on the horizon!
01/09/14

United States Pokémon Winter Regional Championships

In other news, X & Y's musical composer is leaving Game Freak.
01/09/14

The 3DS Remake of Dragon Quest Monsters 2 Has A New Fusion Method

Building a perfect monster might be easier than you expect...
01/09/14

New Costume and Music DLC Released For Drakengard 3

And its director is keen to make a Drakengard 4.
01/09/14

New PokéMilage Rewards For Pokémon X & Y

Do you enjoy evolving Pokémon or buying clothes? You should read this.
01/09/14

Desktop Dungeons Review

I think you have to play roguelikes to be cool now.
01/08/14

30 Minutes Of Video Released For Dreamfall Chapters

I am struggling to contain my excitement right now.
01/08/14

New Content Announced For If My Heart Had Wings

Is it a fan disc or a sequel?
01/08/14

Atelier Ayesha Plus Media Added

You're not surprised there's an Ayesha Plus, I hope.
01/08/14

Fantasy Flight Announces The Witcher Adventure Game

A board game from your favorite Witcher - also coming to iOS and Android.
01/07/14

Watch Lightning Returns: FFXIII's Third Behind-the-Scenes Video

So, about that whole 'thirteen days' thing...
01/07/14

Log Into Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn For Free This Weekend

Eorzea misses you. Maybe it's sick of me.
01/07/14

Phantasy Star Online 2's Producers Discusses Plans for 2014

Plus, we might be seeing it in English soon... sort of.
01/07/14

New Nippon Ichi Titles In Development

And president Sohei Niikawa wants them to be "masterpieces."
01/07/14

Take A Look At Tales of Zestiria's World

Well, little pieces of it.
01/07/14

Solstice Hands-On Preview

A new visual novel from MoaCube.
01/06/14

To The Moon Now Available in Additional Languages

Now even more people around the world can enjoy it!
01/06/14

Kemco Releases Chrome Wolf on iOS

And also ports Journey to Kreisia to Android.
01/06/14

SaGa Series Creator Teases Something New For 2014

But what could it be?
01/06/14

Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster Was Done By Virtuos

From Ben 10... to Final Fantasy X.
01/05/14

See The Witch's Hundred Knight Fight In A New Video

Along with some new screenshots.
01/05/14

New Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment Trailer

Along with the extras included with the first print-edition.
01/05/14

Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD ReMIX Gallery Update

Come check out the new screens!
01/05/14

Darkblood Chronicles Review

Dark, indeed.
01/05/14

Tales of Zestiria's Female Protagonist Detailed

Plus some other interesting information.
01/05/14

5pb Announces A New Visual Novel

Just wait until you hear the title...
01/05/14

New Trailer For Mobile RPG Alphadia Genesis

Plus new details on the voice acting and story.
01/03/14

Dischan Halting Game Development

A promising series will be shelved indefinitely.
01/03/14

All PS4 Users Will Have Final Fantasy XIV: ARR Beta Access

And you won't even need PlayStation Plus.
01/02/14

RPGFan's Games of the Year 2013

Come celebrate with us!
01/02/14

RPGFan Music: Final Fantasy XI - Stolen Hearts / Nanaa Mihgo's

Vana'diel + violin = an adventurer's aural delight.
01/02/14

Hyper Goddess Creed Noire Limited Edition Detailed

Where do they come up with these names?
01/02/14

New Bravely Default Demo Out In North America

Now you can help rebuild Norende.
01/02/14

Imageepoch Is Developing A New Strategy RPG

Savior of JRPGs indeed.
01/02/14

Shivah (PC) Review

Proving that games don't have to be about laser-shooting monsters and magical girls.
01/01/14

Official Nintendo 3DS Party Coming To Hong Kong

It's very soon, and includes the distribution of a special Sylveon for Pokemon X & Y.
01/01/14

Freebird Games Releases To The Moon Minisode

And it's free!
01/01/14

Bravely Second's Sales Will Impact The Series' Future

And the first one isn't even out everywhere yet!
01/01/14

Multiple Keyblade Transformations Will Appear in Kingdom Hearts III

Even director Nomura can't believe it!
01/01/14

RPGFan Music: Drag-on Dragoon Chips Music

Happy new year! Let's listen to some chiptunes!
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