News Archive: February 2015
Date Update
02/28/15 The Final Fantasy XV Hype Rocket Just Hit the Stratosphere
With this much media do you even need to play the game?
02/28/15 Of Moon Bases and Special Attacks in Bravely Second
That wizard did, indeed, come from the moon.
02/28/15 Download Your Eon Ticket For Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Didn't get an Eon Ticket? Now's your chance!
02/28/15 Yu Narukami Stars in a New Persona 4: Dancing All Night Trailer
Yu'd rather dance than answer another of Funky Student’s riddles.
02/28/15 Fable Legends Will Be Free–To–Play
Play from beginning to end without spending a penny.
02/27/15 Mevius Final Fantasy Looks Like a Console Game in Your Pocket
02/27/15 New The Awakened Fate Ultimatum Trailer, Screenshots
What would you do if you became a god?
02/27/15 Run or Fight in Dreamfall Chapters' Book 2 Trailer
Kiss de girl.
02/27/15 Latest ToHeart2: Dungeon Travelers Trailer Showcases Ample Content
"ToHeart2" is almost a weird sort of palindrome.
02/27/15 Q&A Gives More Information on Final Fantasy XIV's Gold Saucer
Too bad no one asked, "How do I stop playing?"
02/27/15 RPGFan Music: Final Symphony Highlighted on Classic FM
It's the Album of the Week! And also fantastic.
02/27/15 RPGFan Music: Kingdom Hearts Tribute Album Samples Released
Get a sample of the upcoming SQEX Music tribute to Sora and friends!
02/27/15 More Evidence That Xenoblade Chronicles X is a Vast, Dynamic World
As if you weren't already convinced.
02/27/15 Falcom's Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure's PC Release Date Revealed
This is not a drill!
02/27/15 Dragon Quest Heroes Will Get a Gradual Roll Out of Additional Content
And it's freeeeeeeee!
02/26/15 A First Look at Mevius Final Fantasy
Mevius teaches Final Fantasy.
02/26/15 New Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Gameplay Overview Trailer
Also, some images from the secret movie!
02/26/15 Boogie Down With Persona 4: Dancing All Night's Song List
That Junes theme is my jam!
02/26/15 Final Fantasy: Record Keeper Announced For US Release
DeNA and Square team up for mobile goodness.
02/26/15 Expect Brutal Scenes in Final Fantasy XV
There will be blood! Because emotions!
02/26/15 First New Langrisser Game in 15 Years Coming to 3DS
Hopefully it has aged like a fine wine.
02/26/15 Dragon Quest Heroes Coming to North America, Europe
Slaughter some slimes!
02/25/15 Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan Hands-On Preview
The first game from Central Africa's first game developer.
02/25/15 Unraveled Kickstarter Seeks Funding; Aims for Hiroki Kikuta and Dale North Music
Love North and Kikuta's music? Check out this Kickstarter!
02/25/15 Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest Given HD Treatment [UPDATE: NOPE]
Nothing like a good mid-week hoax...
02/25/15 This March, Jump Into The Ancient Labyrinth in Lords of The Fallen
Whatever you do, don't get lost.
02/25/15 New Visual Novel By Clannad Artist Comes Out This Week
Check out the trailer within.
02/25/15 Ys Series Makes its Way to GOG and Humble
Red-haired adventurers everywhere, get ready.
02/25/15 RPGFan Music: Terra Battle Hits 1.7 Million, Adds Yoko Shimomura
02/24/15 New Puzzle-Solving, Ghost Hunting Screens for Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters
Who ya gonna call? Ugh, sorry. Just come look.
02/24/15 RPGFan Music: Final Symphony Review
A glorious orchestral performance of music from Final Fantasy VI, VII, and X.
02/24/15 New Theatrythm: Dragon Quest Song Details
Fan feedback will determine which DLC songs are added.
02/24/15 Dance to Victory in Etrian Mystery Dungeon
This is the natural evolution of the Lets Dance! franchise.
02/24/15 PoPoLoCrois Farm Story Will Explore Growth and Bonds
Maybe it should be called PoPoLoCrois Wall Street Story.
02/23/15 Even MORE Screens For Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae
Nearly 30 reasons to get your hands on that demo next month.
02/23/15 New Trailer Released For Persona 4: Dancing All Night
Dancing for one minute with Rise Kujikawa.
02/23/15 Check Out Dragon's Dogma Online's Story Trailer
Strength in numbers, Arisen.
02/23/15 Sword Art Online: Lost Song Introduces Svardalfheim, New Characters
Not to be confused with the place from Thor 2. This one's a lot more snowy.
02/22/15 J.U.L.I.A. Among the Stars Review
Introducing Jeremy Harnage, Reviews Editor.
02/22/15 New Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae Details
We don't get to drive the car just yet.
02/22/15 Take a Look at Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II's Next Forms in Motion
So is this, like, Super Saiyan 3?
02/22/15 Tri-Ace Purchased by Mobile Compary Nepro
Well, there go my chances of seeing a Resonance of Fate 2...
02/22/15 Deep Down Still in Development
It apparently takes a long time to go Deep Down.
02/22/15 Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Featurettes for Jack, Seven, and Deuce
Crack that whip!
02/21/15 Prepare For Xenoblade Chronicles 3D With This New Trailer
Now it's Reyn time!
02/21/15 Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance to Hit Western Markets This Fall
We got an English logo and video to hold you over for now.
02/21/15 Check Out the Monsters That Will Kill You in Bloodborne
Queue controller-breaking inducing rage.
02/21/15 The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Review
Enter the School for Wizardry and Witchcraft.
02/21/15 Final Fantasy Friday Media Part IV: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD
And we close the night on a high note.
02/21/15 Final Fantasy Friday Media Part III: Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn
All the shinies of patch 2.51's Manderville Gold Saucer, and more!
02/21/15 Final Fantasy Friday Media Part II: Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call
Lower thine guard and thou'rt allowing the enemy in.
02/21/15 Final Fantasy Friday Media Part I: Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae
Fistbumps, behemoths, and Cidney's ample... goggles await thee.
02/20/15 Life is Strange: Episode 1 Review
And I can't think of anything stranger.
02/20/15 A Slew of Gadgets Will Help You Explore Xenoblade Chronicles X
Laser-beam your way to treasure and riches!
02/20/15 Different Special Moves Come With Weapon Types in Bravely Second
Magnolia has an axe (or sword or bow) to grind.
02/20/15 Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines Coming Westward in March
A gorgeous Vita-exclusive RPG is coming to the PSN very soon.
02/20/15 Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call to Receive a New Round of DLC
It even has an obscure Live A Live track!
02/19/15 Meet the Cast of Omega Quintet In Its Stylish Opening Video
Don't listen too much, or you won't be able to get the song out of your head.
02/19/15 Tales of Zestiria Shown on Steam For a Brief Moment
Is Bandai Namco being sneaky?
02/19/15 Get to Know Doctors Rose and Watts in New To The Moon DLC
For the low, low price of $0.
02/19/15 Operation Abyss Release Date is Slightly Delayed
Or "update," as the producers call it.
02/19/15 New Demons to Defeat in Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker
Get ready to save Tokyo from the Triangulum.
02/19/15 This is Your 2015 Edition of RPGFan
A refreshed design, new features, and an all-new Search tool!
02/18/15 Hand of Fate Review
Death? Oh yes. By starvation, curse, blade, and bone.
02/18/15 Edge of Eternity Kickstarter Campaign Wants You to Demo Their Game
And then fund the campaign, obviously.
02/18/15 Price Revealed for Massive Atelier Soundtrack
Better start saving! Or just turn lead into gold.
02/18/15 Heavenstrike Rivals Coming to iOS and Android Later This Month
Are you ready to climb the Sacred League?
02/18/15 Bloodborne Shows Us its Arsenal
These weapons won't keep you from dying many, many times.
02/18/15 Shadowrun: Hong Kong Successfully Funded on Kickstarter
We voted with our wallets and we're going to the Orient.
02/17/15 Random Encounter - Episode 91
*cue sappy music*
02/17/15 Go Camping and Fight a Behemoth in the Final Fantasy XV Demo
Episode Duscae will provide a taste of the next generation of Final Fantasy, and it tastes like monster flesh roasted on a fire.
02/17/15 Costumes, Story Mode and More Coming to Persona 4: Dancing All Night
Dance, Nanako! Dance!
02/17/15 Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Trailer Depicts the Horrors of War
Just because it's a fantasy war doesn't mean it's pretty.
02/16/15 Ghost Song Hands-On Preview
Sing us a song for Samus.
02/16/15 RPGFan Music: Terra Battle Reaches 1.6 Million, Adds Kenji Ito
Up next: Mitsuda and Shimomura!
02/16/15 Yo-Kai Watch Coming to North America Thanks to Level-5 And Hasbro Collaboration
A challenger arises to take on the monster mayhem monopoly that is Pokemon.
02/16/15 From Software Gets Crafty in Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin Gameplay
Wait, those enemies weren't there before! I call shenanigans!
02/16/15 New Details on the First Four Jobs Of Dragon's Dogma Online
That is a big shield.
02/16/15 New Skills and Class Revealed For Etrian Mystery Dungeon
I won't spoil it, but the class rhymes with "funner."
02/15/15 Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Demo Preview
Do you like aliens in your steampunk?
02/15/15 Adventure Bar Story Coming to Nintendo 3DS eShop in North America
Cook up some fun on this month.
02/15/15 Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;birth 3: V Generation Coming to the West
The award for longest game title goes to...
02/15/15 Majora's Mask Created Because Aonuma Was Bored Working on Ocarina of Time's Dungeons
Some great trivia to be found here.
02/14/15 Criminal Girls: Invite Only Review
Happy Valentine's Day!
02/14/15 Square Enix's Arcade Game is a New Dissidia Final Fantasy
And it looks amazing.
02/14/15 More Details On Bravely Second's Guardian Job and Bloody Geist
Ok, the Bloody Geist guy is just freaky.
02/14/15 Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II Gallery Update
Learn all abou Formation skills, too.
02/14/15 Cook Curry and Extreme Kick Enemies in Disgaea 5
Curry is a dish that even a Wererabbit could love.
02/14/15 Steal Back the Future With New Persona 5 Scans
Includes a first look at Arsene, the main character's initial Persona!
02/14/15 Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven Gallery Debut
Take a first look at this new title.
02/14/15 Videos Show Xenoblade Chronicles X's Dynamic Character Creation and Setting
Ever wanted to explore a sci-fi world as a samurai clown with short shorts? Well now you can.
02/14/15 See Three of the Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Cadets in Action
Triple Trailer!
02/13/15 XSEED Games Announces Lord of Magna English Release
I misread the title as Lord of Manga the first time, so don't feel bad if you made the same mistake!
02/13/15 Could a Final Fantasy Arcade Game Be in the Works?
Like Gold Saucer, but in real life!
02/13/15 Watch Eiji Aonuma Go Fishing In Majora's Mask 3D
The world's ending, so it seems like the logical thing to do, right? Also, the game is out today!
02/13/15 Grim Fandango Remastered Review
Scaramouche, scaramouche, will you do the fandango?
02/13/15 Rhythm Encounter 20 - Winter Warmer
We warm you up with some chill before Music of the Year.
02/13/15 New Final Fantasy XV Details Trickle In, More on the Way
Did FFXV take a page from Dark Souls?
02/13/15 Improvements Highlighted in this Final Fantasy Type-0 Video
Here's a shocker: games on the PS4 look better than on the PSP.
02/13/15 The Green Haired Half of Atelier Shallie Takes the Spotlight
She gets by with a little help from her friends.
02/13/15 Take a Tour of Yharnam in New Bloodborne Video
A glimpse of From Software's twisted city.
02/13/15 Get Ready for Persona 4: Dancing All Night with New Character and Game Info
Now I face out! I hold out! I think you know the rest.
02/12/15 World of Warcraft Charity Pet Raises $1.9M to Fight Ebola
The most good a space goat has ever done.
02/11/15 Thomas Böcker on Spielemusikkonzerte & Final Symphony
Another symphonic album on its way, and we talk to the producer (again!)
02/11/15 RPGFan Music: Persona 2: Eternal Punishment OST Review
Five discs of original and PSP arrangements!
02/11/15 BioWare Officially Cancels Shadow Realms
Does this mean it was banished to the Shadow Realm? Alright, no more Yu-gi-oh jokes, I promise.
02/11/15 Final Fantasy Record Keeper Adds Early Boss Fight From Final Fantasy VIII
Is it weird that I really want to be called a "chicken-wuss" in 2D?
02/11/15 Gust Announces Enormous 44 Disc Atelier Soundtrack
Someone page the Music team!
02/11/15 PoPoLoCrois Farm Story's Japanese Release Date Set
Still hoping for a western announcement.
02/10/15 MAGFest 13: Beep Documentary Crew Interview
A discussion with the folks chronicling the history of game music. A must watch!
02/10/15 Come See the Sights and the... Well, the Sights of MAGFest 13
Dozens of photos chronicling the preeminent music and game festival.
02/10/15 Sword Art Online: Lost Song's Magic Runs the Elemental Gamut
Can't have fairy wings without magic.
02/10/15 RPGFan Music: Midgar Studio Taps Yasunori Mitsuda
He's done one or two things you might remember.
02/10/15 New Persona 5 Screens Feature Masks and Tight Leather
Will you break free?
02/10/15 Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II Introduces "Next" Goddess Forms
Maybe this is their final form?
02/10/15 This Video Compares Xenoblade Chronicles 3D's Visuals to the Wii Version
How does the New 3DS Xenoblade fare against the Wii original?
02/09/15 Dungeonmans Review
Stephen likes his Dungeonmans more than the Pokeymans.
02/09/15 New Details Emerge on Persona 5's Gameplay and Story
The latest trailer makes a lot more sense now.
02/09/15 Read Your Journal With Alpacas in New Story of Seasons Screens
And get a weird rabbit plushie for pre-ordering it!
02/09/15 Fairune II Coming to Nintendo 3DS
8-bits are making a comeback.
02/09/15 Bravely Second's Full Title Announced
And holy cow, what happened to Tiz!
02/09/15 Obsidian Discusses Possible Pillars of Eternity Sequel
As the game nears release, its developers talk Kickstarter success and future possibilities.
02/08/15 First Ever Harvest Moon DLC Now Available
And some new romantically-themed DLC might be on the way...
02/08/15 Brandish: The Dark Revenant
Dela Delon dares to delve into dank dungeons.
02/08/15 The Medic is Here to Protect You in Etrian Mystery Dungeon
Have no fear, the medic is here!
02/08/15 Xenoblade Chronicles X Japanese Box Art Revealed
Ohhh purdy!
02/08/15 Hyperdimension Neptunia "Hypercollection" to Release in Europe
It comes with a sexy reversible cover, too.
02/07/15 North American Release Date Announced for Xenoblade Chronicles 3D
It'll be Reyn Time on the New 3DS in the near future!
02/07/15 Shields are in Bloodborne But Don’t Plan on Using Them
Translation: there is nowhere to hide; death will find you.
02/07/15 Citizens of Earth Review Extravaganza
Join the battle and become a true citizen!
02/07/15 Here's Everything You Want to Know From the Xenoblade Chronicles X Stream
It's big, and it's beautiful.
02/06/15 Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin Hands-On Preview
It's the Dark Souls of Dark Souls remasters.
02/06/15 Persona 5 Director Gives Insight on Characters and Themes
Students by day, thieves by night!
02/06/15 Miss Your Gold and Silver Starters? Pick Them Up in Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
Catching them all has become a slightly easier (but still near impossible) task.
02/06/15 View the Xenoblade Chronicles X Live Stream Here
Is your body ready?
02/06/15 Bravely Second's Patissier Class and Edea's Barter Sub-Scenario Detailed
A new system will force difficult choices.
02/06/15 Count Pixels in this Darks Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin Comparison Video
Spoiler: More pixels = pretty picture.
02/06/15 Gold Saucer Opening Soon in Final Fantasy XIV
Oh, and you can dress up like Cloud!
02/05/15 Square Enix Catalog Discounted on Steam
You know what that means... cheap Final Fantasy!
02/05/15 A Bureaucrat Joins Xenoblade Chronicles X
Hopefully he's a party member who can use Gridlock. It would be super effective!
02/05/15 Watch Zelda Producer Struggle with a Majora's Mask Mini-Game
It's like watching Game Center CX!
02/05/15 Atlus Reveals First Gameplay Footage For Persona 5
Masks! Shoji Meguro! Cats? See Persona 5 in action for the first time.
02/05/15 Suikoden I and II are Back on the PS Vita in Europe
For a new generation to enjoy.
02/05/15 All Hope is Lost in Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin's New Trailer
Free patch with new content out today for Dark Souls II.
02/04/15 Darkest Dungeon Early Access Preview
The darkest dungeon, eh? Now that's a bold claim.
02/04/15 Dance Along With the Main Theme to Persona 4: Dancing All Night
All this energy's got us inspired now!
02/04/15 Signs Point to Hyperdevotion Noire Release on PC
Looks like Idea Factory are bringing even more of their games to Steam.
02/04/15 Missions Created By Players Coming are the Key to Celebrating in Everquest
Just in time for Erollisi Day!
02/04/15 Blackguards 2 Latest Patch Available Now
Read on to find out what's been fixed in Patch 2.0.
02/04/15 Watch the Ongoing Two Day Persona Live-Stream Here
Who's your Teddie?
02/04/15 Tales of Zesteria's Controversial DLC is not an Epilogue
But it is an "after-story," whatever that means.
02/03/15 Take Control of a Valkyrie in Kemco's New Valkyria Soul
Now on Android devices.
02/03/15 Legend of Mana, Nier and More Coming to Curtain Call
Now with 100% more Shimomura.
02/03/15 Legend of Heroes Evolution is More Than Just a Port
I suppose that is the very meaning of evolution.
02/03/15 Game of Thrones Episode 2 Review
The Lost Lords
02/03/15 Xenoblade Chronicles X so Big Developers Needed a Triple Digit Play-Clock
The better to compete for hours-played bragging rights.
02/03/15 Sword Art Online: Lost Song Trademarked in North America, Europe
Is a western release on the way?
02/03/15 Zelda Series Producer Races Dogs in New Majora's Mask 3D Video
...And fails. We love you anyway, Aonuma-san.
02/03/15 Multiplayer Returns to Borderlands on PS3
Once again, get that phat lewt with friends.
02/02/15 RPGFan Music: Cure SQ Review
And bonus discs, too!
02/02/15 Peer Into Darkness With 18 Minutes of Bloodborne Footage
Somebody is having a very bad day in the plague-ridden city of Yharnam.
02/02/15 New Xenoblade Chronicles 3DS Media
Shulk is really feeling it.
02/02/15 New Images from Telltale's Game of Thrones Second Episode
View our new screens for Episode 2: The Lost Lords.
02/02/15 50 Most Anticipated Games of 2015 ~ Part 2
Twenty five more games!
02/02/15 Tales Series Producer Responds to Fan Criticism of Zestiria
Tales of Zestiria spoilers ahead, you have been warned!
02/02/15 Check Out Bravely Second's Exciting New Trailer
02/02/15 Square Enix and Namco are "Moe-fied" in Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II
Check out what their respective characters look like!
02/02/15 Studio Behind The Banner Saga Holding Open Hiring Process
Can you draw like Eyvind Earle?
02/01/15 Wild Arms Creators Want to Continue the Series
Don't toy with me...
02/01/15 New Final Fantasy XV Locations Shown at the Taipei Game Show
More cats on the internet. Who would've thought?
02/01/15 New Sword Art Online: Lost Song Media, Trailer, and Details
They pulled out all the stops for this one.
02/01/15 The Awakened Fate Ultimatum Gets New Trailers
Just a normal day for a high schooler fighting against angels and demons.
02/01/15 RPGFan Music: Even More Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Tracks Available!
02/01/15 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker Preview
What can we look forward to in this upcoming updated release?

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