News Archive: July 2016
Date Update
07/31/16 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Could be a PS4 Exclusive
Falcom CEO also talks about what else he wants to develop.
07/31/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Tales from the Borderlands
The story continues.
07/30/16 Square Enix Teases New "Dramatic RPG" to be Announced August 1st
But will it be on console or mobile?
07/30/16 Etrian Odyssey V Demo Now Available in Japan
Get a head start on the full version.
07/30/16 Tokyo Xanadu eX+ adds Playable Character Ryouta Ibuki
Aksys, please gives us a chance to experience this version in the West.
07/30/16 Tales of Berseria: Artorius, Ceres Revealed, New DLC Costumes and New Gameplay Features
Brace yourself.
07/29/16 Mobius Final Fantasy's English Trailer Invites You to Palamacia
Regain your memory.
07/29/16 Tormented Hero Kain Highwind Joins Dissidia Final Fantasy
Trailer within.
07/29/16 New Tales of Berseria TV Ad Features The Exorcist Eleanor
Red hair and green eyes, it's like Christmas!
07/29/16 Atelier Firis' Cast has Some Familiar Faces
Make new friends, but keep the old.
07/29/16 Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 7 review
Approaching the end of the series.
07/28/16 Book of Demons Preview
A paper game that has nothing to do with Mario.
07/28/16 World of Final Fantasy Trailer Shows Off Harmonious Opening Theme
The opening video has fan favorites in action.
07/28/16 Lady Layton Announced for 3DS and Mobile Devices
And it's been confirmed for the West!
07/28/16 Darksiders: Warmastered Edition Announced for PS4, XB1, Wii U, and PC
That's even better than "Deathinitive Edition."
07/28/16 New "Discover Battle" Trailer for Dragon Quest VII Highlights Combat System
Ye olde turn-based combat is looking mighty fine.
07/27/16 Retro Encounter 16-2: Xenogears
I am podcast, seeker of listeners.
07/27/16 Etrian Odyssey V Demo Now Available in Japan.
Get a head start on the full version.
07/27/16 New Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age Footage Comes Out of Comic Con
I know what I'll be playing in 2017.
07/27/16 Tokyo Mirage Session #FE Receives DLC Quests and Costumes
I've got my eye on that Persona Q costume.
07/27/16 Grandia III Now Available as a PS2 Classic on PlayStation 3
Not PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3.
07/26/16 Summon Night 6: Lost Borders Out February 2017 in the West
Get hyped, SRPG fans.
07/26/16 Batman: The Telltale Series Gets New Trailer
Has to be better than the Killing Joke movie, right?
07/26/16 Ara Fell Review
Ara fell? I hope she's alright...
07/26/16 Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Gets New Trailer at San Diego Comic Con
Is that Ultros?!?!
07/25/16 Pokémon GO Perspectives
Can anyone be surprised that we're playing it too?
07/24/16 Check Out Multiple New Persona 5 Videos Including the First 18 Minutes
Warning, spoilers ahead!
07/23/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Boot Hill Heroes
Back to the Wild West.
07/23/16 New Final Fantasy XV Info Details Ravus, Iris, And More
Iris looks so much like Yuffie, it's unreal.
07/23/16 A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV Gets Official Trailer
That's the Gamestop pre-order bonus, if you're not keeping track.
07/23/16 New Pokemon Sun and Moon Info Coming August 1st
Just in case you forgot about the 3DS games.
07/23/16 Pokemon Global Link Service Ending for Current Gen, New Service to Start for Sun and Moon
Refreshing for a new era of Pokemon.
07/22/16 RPGFan Music: I am Setsuna OST Review
A fantastic encounter approaches!
07/22/16 Dragon Quest Builders Gets Day One Edition
Only early purchasers can make blocks out of pure gold!
07/22/16 New Indie TRPG Tahira Channels The Banner Saga, but with Sci-Fi
Everything is better when you add a little sci-fi.
07/22/16 World of Final Fantasy Collector's Editions Announced
Super Kawaii!
07/22/16 I Am Setsuna Gets a Beautiful Launch Trailer
Beautiful and its synonyms will be prevalent in this article.
07/21/16 I Am Setsuna Review
Hey, you got your Chrono in my new release!
07/21/16 Pokemon GO Is Helping GameStop Sell More Pokemon Merch
Weren't smartphone games supposed to kill brick and mortar?
07/21/16 Square Enix Trumpets Japanese Success of Kingsglaive
We'll see for ourselves next month.
07/20/16 Retro Encounter Bonus Round: Root Double
Root Double: Before Crime * After Days
07/19/16 New Pokémon Sun and Moon Trailer Debuts Six New Pokemon
I want to take Mimikyu home and give it a big hug.
07/19/16 Grandia III Receives ESRB Rating for PS4
When you fly in the sky...
07/19/16 Darksiders Listed for Current Gen Consoles at Gamefly
I know at least one person who's excited for this (spoiler, it's me).
07/19/16 New Character for Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade Will Be Revealed July 25th
Will likely be another villain.
07/19/16 Take a Peek at Mary Skelter's Job and DLC Trailers
Over 20 jobs to choose from.
07/19/16 NieR: Automata's Developer Blog Shows Off New Info
Info dump ahead.
07/19/16 Check Out 13 Minutes of Black Rose Valkyrie Gameplay
Oh, it's being played by one of the voice actors if that makes it any better.
07/19/16 Dark Fear Review
Don't get caught in a fear trap!
07/19/16 Bungie Announce New Reveal Stream, Cutoff Date For Destiny End of Life on PS3 and Xbox 360
Just...don't nerf fusion rifles. Please?
07/19/16 Tales of Berseria Gets New Japanese TV Spot and a Melon Gumi Trailer
The focus, this time, is on Magilou.
07/19/16 Meet Akiba's Beat's Asahi Tachibana, Riyu Momose, and Yamato Hongo
Feel the beat!
07/19/16 3DS Exclusive JRPG Dragonball Fusions Goes the Rap Way in Two Commercials
Prillin will finally be playable!
07/19/16 World of Warcraft Getting Huge Patch in Preparation for Expansion
Blizzard's still working tirelessly on this timeless game.
07/19/16 Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Gets an Official English Trailer
Also official: the game is due out July 26. The more you know!
07/19/16 First Episode of Telltale's Batman Series Out in August, Retail Release September 13th
Become the night.
07/18/16 The Technomancer Review
Yes, in 200 years there will be life on Mars.
07/17/16 PS Vita Exclusive MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death Gets Western Release Dates and Trailer
Girls, dungeons, and robots.
07/17/16 Sword Art Online Hollow Realization Gets New TV Commercial, European Collector's Edition Announced
SAO fans all over the world can return to Aincrad this fall.
07/17/16 Demon Gaze II Removes Rent System
Wouldn't it be nice for that to happen in real life?
07/17/16 Niantic Aims to Launch Pokemon Go in Japan July's End
Pokemon Go will conquer the whole world soon enough.
07/17/16 Adventures of Mana Review
AKA Final Fantasy Adventure, AKA Sword of Mana...
07/16/16 Monster Hunter Stories Gets Enticing New Trailers
Change is afoot in the Monster Hunter series.
07/16/16 Check Out Vehicles and Bosses in New Yokai Watch 3 Videos
We don't even have Yokai Watch 2 yet!
07/16/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Skies of Arcadia Legends
A pirate's life for me.
07/15/16 RPGFan Music: Stranger of Sword City OST Review
New reviewer approaching!
07/15/16 Atlus Announces Etrian Odyssey V DLC Plans
Add more adventure!
07/15/16 Zero Time Dilemma Review
Please don't let the dog die.
07/15/16 Toyko Xanadu eX+ Receives a New Batch of Screenshots
English PS4 version, please?
07/15/16 Gladio's Sister and Luna's Brother Confirmed To Be In Final Fantasy XV
That car looked cramped enough as it was.
07/15/16 Atelier Firis's Cast of Characters Grows
Sophie, Plachta, and Oskar have been spotted!
07/15/16 Ys VIII Gets Day One Patch and DLC Costumes
A bunch of new screenshots as well.
07/15/16 Exist Archive Gets First English Trailer
Why are all the cool games coming out in October?
07/15/16 Check Out Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd Evolution's Opening
Still waiting for any version to come to the west!
07/15/16 More Information on Tales of Berseria's Ceres and Artorius
Not much, but we'll take what we can get.
07/15/16 Mobius Final Fantasy Coming to the West on August 3rd
Abs for days!
07/15/16 Check Out World of Final Fantasy's Mirage Introduction Trailer
The first in a series of mirage trailers.
07/15/16 Niantic Releases Pokemon Go Update, Form for Pokestop Requests/Removals
I wonder if I can turn my house into a Pokestop? For research purposes, you understand.
07/15/16 Discover the World in New Dragon Quest VII 3DS Trailer
Discover a world of Akira Toriyama artwork.
07/15/16 Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors Intro Trailer
Rejoin the Reformation Program this September.
07/15/16 Persona 5 Event Teases Seven New Announcements
Atlus, I have my money ready for you.
07/15/16 Tales of Berseria Gets a New TV Commercial Focused on Rokuro
The swordsman gets his time to shine.
07/15/16 Catch a Glimpse of Final Fantasy XV's VR Gameplay and French Localization in New Videos
First person JRPG coming soon.
07/15/16 I Am Setsuna Pre-Order Sale Going on Steam
A discount on your RPG nostalgia trip.
07/15/16 Falcom President Talks Ys VIII Length and Cold Steel III Japanese Release
Both of these games demand copious hype.
07/14/16 Magical Eyes: Red is for Anguish Review
They're watching you. They see your every move!
07/13/16 CoroCoro Magazine Reveals Two New Pokemon
Didn't forget Sun and Moon did you?
07/13/16 Pokemon GO Tops 5 Million Downloads on Android Devices, Fastest App to Reach Number One in Revenues
It's a Pokemon world and we're living in it.
07/13/16 Retro Encounter 16-1: Xenogears
Which one is this? Xenosaga? No? Oh Joy! Xenogears!
07/13/16 Terra Battle Port Coming Slowly But Surely
Mistwalker is working on another game, too!
07/13/16 Koji Igarashi Beats Bloodstained: RotN E3 Demo in under Five Minutes
Is it OK to refer to a game by its initials if it hasn't come out yet?
07/12/16 Random Encounter - Episode 113
Time to shift...
07/12/16 Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Living World Season 3 Set for July 26th
2 Dragons down 4 to go!
07/12/16 Etrian Odyssey V Demo Available in Japan July 20
Get your stylus ready.
07/12/16 Enjoy 23 Minutes of Footage for World of Final Fantasy
It's a small world after all.
07/11/16 7th Dragon III Code: VFD Review
Code red! Code red! It's another 3DS RPG vying for your time!
07/11/16 Tales of Berseria Gets a Fifth Trailer
Time to meet more of the cast.
07/11/16 Check Out This Sample from Atelier Firis' Original Soundtrack
This upbeat track should brighten your day.
07/11/16 Final Fantasy XV Universe Trailer Explains Coming Multimedia Blitz
Does that make Gladiolus Mr. Universe?
07/11/16 Glimpse Upcoming Sci-fi JRPG in New Edge of Eternity Screenshots
After Star Ocean 5, I guess this is all I have to look forward to.
07/10/16 Retro Encounter 13: The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask ~ Final Thoughts
Fly me to the moon / Or let it crash land on my town
07/10/16 Grand Kingdom PS4 Review
It's so nice we reviewed it twice!
07/09/16 7th Dragon III Code: VFD Gets Launch Trailer, Free DLC for First Week
Plus a nifty unboxing video.
07/09/16 Bethesda Announces The Elder Scrolls Online: Gold Edition for September Release
Return to Tamriel with this complete edition.
07/09/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Knights of the Old Republic
The Force is strong with this stream.
07/09/16 V-Jump Shares Tales of Berseria Gameplay
A whopping 35 minutes of Tales goodness
07/08/16 The Banner Saga 2 Console Review
Why aren't there more Viking-based RPGs?
07/08/16 Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Releasing on September 20th
As if there aren't enough JRPGs this September.
07/08/16 The Banner Saga 2 Now Available on PS4
It's a miracle when games are ahead of schedule.
07/08/16 Deep Silver Publishing Atlus/Sega Games in Europe
Everyone should learn to be this inclusive.
07/08/16 Watch the Premiere Trailer for Danganronpa 3's Anime
Now, if we could just get word about the game...
07/08/16 New Pokémon Revealed for Pokémon Sun and Moon
You didn't think it was all gonna be Pokemon Go this week, did you?
07/08/16 Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness Gets Introduction Trailer
Meet the new characters coming to the Psycho-Pass world.
07/08/16 XSEED Streams Playthroughs, Commentary of E3 Lineup
Over 3.5 hours of footage!
07/08/16 Final Fantasy XIV Patch 3.35 Releases July 19th
Time to traverse the Palace of the Dead.
07/08/16 Despite No Official Plans, Hope Remains for Star Ocean 2 Update's Western Release
Star Ocean 5 was a disappointment, but they'll never take Second Story from me.
07/08/16 Final Fantasy VII Now Available on Android
How many platforms is this game on now?
07/08/16 New Ys VIII Screenshots Cover Cast and Systems
This game needs to just come out already.
07/08/16 World of Final Fantasy Gets 10 Minutes of New Footage
Totes adorbs!
07/08/16 New Final Fantasy XV: Kingsglaive Screenshots Reveal Luna's Brother
Appearing in game as well.
07/07/16 Hiring Drive Results
Meet our new team members! They're pretty great.
07/06/16 Retro Encounter 15-2: Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask
Whew! We stopped that scary moon.
07/05/16 Lucy: The Eternity She Wished For Review
A kickstarted visual novel that ruminates on the nature of humanity.
07/04/16 2064: Read Only Memories Releases Soon on PS4 and Vita
Gotta think of a different 'Robot Overlords' joke...
07/04/16 Blizzard Hiring Game Director for a Diablo Series Project
Diabolical plans in store for this one. Eh? Eh? Ok, I'll stop.
07/04/16 Zero Escape Ports Coming
Spike Chunsoft is spreading the joy!
07/04/16 Tokyo Xanadu Getting North American Release Next Year
Post-apocalyptic Tokyo never looked so good.
07/04/16 Star Ocean 5 Developers Want Series to Continue Trying Something New
More cleavage in Star Ocean's future.
07/04/16 Shiren the Wanderer Limited Edition Announced
The "Eternal Wanderer" Edition will be available via the Aksys web store.
07/04/16 Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney-Spirit of Justice Gets a New English Trailer
Lets welcome back Maya to the upcoming 3DS exclusive
07/04/16 The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Review
It's OK, Americans, you can have a beer instead.
07/03/16 Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness Review
Our review of Star Ocean 5 is here... and it's not pretty.
07/02/16 RPGFan Sunday Streaming: Wild Arms 2
What could be more patriotic?
07/01/16 Zero Time Dilemma Limited Edition Faces Delays
But it's not all bad news!
07/01/16 Latest Pokemon Sun and Moon Trailers Highlight New Pokemon
Catching them all intensifies.
07/01/16 Tokyo Xanadu eX+ Gets New Screenshots, Side Stories, and More
That "more" being... furniture?
07/01/16 New Tales of Berseria Media Includes DLC Costumes
Does putting Velvet in a bikini mean she's wearing more clothing?
07/01/16 Check Out New Screenshots for World of Final Fantasy
"Oh, it's cute!" "No, it's a very intimidating monster." "Kawaii desu!"
07/01/16 Special Active Time Report Shows Final Fantasy XV Preorder Bonuses and DLC
Put Cindy's impressive... personality all over your car.
07/01/16 Zero Time Dilemma Celebrates Trilogy's Completion With Launch Trailer
Finally, closure.
07/01/16 New Screenshots Complete the Picture of FFXV's Open World Exploration
Final Fantasy: The Elder Scrolls?
07/01/16 I Am Setsuna's Pre-Order Bonuses Announced
God, that artwork is beautiful.
07/01/16 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Now Available Worldwide
Another Final Fantasy mobile game? Yes, please!
07/01/16 Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade Adds Kefka Palazzo
Ready to annihilate his opponents.
07/01/16 Origins Game Fair 2016 Coverage
Fun with board games!

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