News Archive: June 2018
Date Update
06/30/18 Ys VIII for Switch Gets a Patch Schedule
Also, some PC patch news too.
06/30/18 The Banner Saga Trailer Contest Now Open
Show off your creative skills for a chance to win big!
06/30/18 Square Enix Answers Questions About Dragon Quest Series, Final Fantasy VII Remake
Answers is used very loosely in this case.
06/30/18 Our Favorite Features: Part Four ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature
One last batch of features in our month-long celebration.
06/30/18 Octopath Traveler Prologue Demo Impressions
Am I a bad person for wishing this game ALSO would get an "Octo Expansion?"
06/29/18 E3 2018: Show Awards & Editor Awards
The best of the best! According to us, anyway.
06/29/18 RPGFan Music: Idol Death Game TV ~DREAMSONGS~
Sing 'till you drop dead! Yay!
06/29/18 XSEED Announces New Otome Game, London Detective Mysteria, for PS Vita and PC
Playable at Anime Expo 2018!
06/29/18 Patch #4 For Steam Version of Chrono Trigger Available Now
See what's new in this ever-improving port.
06/29/18 Witness the Power of the Atom in New Fallout 76 Video
Standing on the edge of the crater, like the prophets once said.
06/29/18 Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Gets New Story Trailer, Backer Demo Now Available
Hopefully we're looking at a Kickstarter success story.
06/28/18 Retro Encounter 142: Mass Effect Part II
If you thought Elcor Hamlet was bad, just wait until you see Elcor Titanic!
06/28/18 Yuji Horii Will Be Attending Anime Expo 2018
The creator of Dragon Quest will be on hand for autographs.
06/28/18 New Trailer Introduces Players to C.A.M.P. in Fallout 76
We built this city on a bombed-out hole.
06/28/18 E3 2018: Indivisible Hands-On Preview
Mix Metroid and Valkyrie Profile in large bowl. Add a dash of Skullgirls aesthetic. Blend. Enjoy.
06/27/18 E3 2018: Valkyria Chronicles 4 Hands-On Preview
Hold your fire...there's a dog on the battlefield!
06/27/18 Tetsuya Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts III's Development Process, Gummi Ships, and More
Things are coming along nicely, it seems.
06/27/18 E3 2018: Hands-On With Five Upcoming NISA RPGs
From lost children to labyrinths, and more.
06/26/18 E3 2018: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Hands-On Preview
And not a Belmont in sight.
06/26/18 Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Now Available on Nintendo Switch
Launch trailer within!
06/26/18 Fallout 76 Gets A New Video Welcoming Us to West Virginia
Take me hoooome... country roooooads...
06/26/18 Varnir of the Dragon Star Grand Dragon Details and Falcom Trails Series Collaboration
Dragons from two corners of the gaming universe.
06/26/18 Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA (Switch) Review
Another platform for Ys VIII. And the verdict is...
06/26/18 The World Ends With You: Final Remix's Japanese Release Date Revealed, Limited Edition Announced
A trip to Shibuya to start the fall sounds wonderful.
06/26/18 Enjoy A Massive Gallery Update for Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists
Catching up on other E3-adjacent news: an Atelier spin-off was announced!
06/25/18 Take A First Look at Warhammer: Chaosbane With New Media
A Warhammer-themed Diablo-alike that sounds really promising!
06/25/18 Coming This Week, 06/25/18
Let the imaginative spirit flow.
06/25/18 E3 2018: Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion Preview
C'mon grab your friends!
06/24/18 Life is Strange 2 Gets September Release Date
An all-new narrative adventure series.
06/24/18 Week in Review, 6/24/2018
How long until TGS?
06/24/18 E3 2018: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Hands-On Preview
We played Yuji Horii's latest showstopper.
06/24/18 Twitch Sunday: The Misadventures of Tron Bonne
"Yes, Miss Tron!"
06/24/18 Disgaea 1 Complete Heading West on October 9th
It's time to revisit an SRPG classic.
06/23/18 Etrian Odyssey X Scans Show Off New DLC Class Illustrations
Featuring contributions from incredible artists like Shigenori Soejima and Shirow Miwa.
06/23/18 Our Favorite Features: Part Three ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature
Talented musicians, PSP games, and unearthed interviews feature this week.
06/23/18 E3 2018: Little Dragons Café Hands-On Preview
So THAT'S what life simulators are missing.
06/22/18 Dragon Quest XI Producer Explains Switch Version Delay
So it was more than the game engine.
06/22/18 Sega Releases New Shining Resonance Refrain Story Trailer
The Shining series prepares its return to Western shores.
06/22/18 Compile Hearts Reveals New Title, Varnir of the Dragon Star
A brand new RPG made by some of Compile Heart's best!
06/22/18 Super Neptunia RPG Shows Off Two New Characters
Just two characters, more of an update if anything.
06/22/18 Trails of Cold Steel IV Shows Off Even More New Media featuring Ouroboros
The spoilers will never end.
06/22/18 Zanki Zero Gets a New Gameplay Video and Character Introduction Trailers.
Hosted by Frieza and Goku. You'll get that in a second.
06/22/18 E3 2018: Shadows: Awakening Preview
Don’t let the name fool you: This one is worth keeping an eye on.
06/22/18 E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077 Preview & Impressions
06/21/18 Valkyria Chronicles 4 Set to Sortie this September in Europe and the Americas
We've got the latest intel from Sega on the game's collector's editions.
06/21/18 Retro Encounter 141: Super Boss Battles
Before I go, though, I would like to challenge your strongest knight.
06/21/18 E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Hands-On Preview
'Gawrsh Sora, is that sequel out soon?'
06/20/18 Square Enix Releases Kingdom Hearts III Summary Movies, Nomura Details Development Status
DLC takes the place of Final Mix.
06/20/18 Final Fantasy VII Remake Development "Going Well," Says Tetsuya Nomura
Actually, it sounds like they're ahead of schedule.
06/20/18 E3 2018: Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu! & Let's Go Eevee! Hands-On Preview
Return to Kanto with your favourite friends!
06/20/18 The Lost Child Available Now on PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Nintendo Switch
A demonic good time, available on the go.
06/20/18 Defiant Studios To Develop Lords of the Fallen 2
Deck13 is out of the picture.
06/20/18 Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Review
Obsidian roll a 20 again!
06/19/18 Telltale Studios Developing A Stranger Things Game
Press X to butter Waffle.
06/19/18 E3 2018: Dying Light 2 Preview
What would you choose to do in a zombie apocalypse?
06/19/18 Twitch Tuesdays: Star Ocean: Second Evolution
Continue exploring the ocean of stars with Kyle.
06/19/18 FuRyu Announces New Action-RPG, Crystar, for PlayStation 4
These guys are on a roll lately.
06/19/18 Random Encounter 146: Devil Trigger
All of these voices inside my head, blinding my sight in a curtain of red!
06/18/18 Dontnod Celebrates Launch with New Accolades Trailer for Vampyr
Despite all my rage, I am still...
06/18/18 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV Shows Off Its Next Set of Characters
Who is it? Ouroboros? Crap.
06/18/18 New Trailers and Media in Zanki Zero News Roundup
All of the news you missed during E3.
06/18/18 Coming This Week, 06/18/2018
I'm still reeling from E3, so nothing wacky here.
06/18/18 E3 2018: Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin Hands-On Preview
Don't speak ill of the Goddess of Harvest.
06/17/18 E3 2018: Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition Hands-On Preview
Will one of 2017's best RPGs also become one of 2018's best RPGs?
06/17/18 Bandai Namco Announces New Tales of Game Currently in Development
No other details at this time, but it's happening.
06/17/18 Sound of Drop -fall into poison- Review
Here come... germs!
06/16/18 Twitch Sunday: Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana
And now, finally, the latest Ys game debuts on our stream.
06/16/18 Our Favorite Features: Part Two ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature
Five more features to revisit.
06/16/18 E3 2018: State of Mind Preview
Berlin Runner: 2048.
06/15/18 Shining Resonance Refrain Releases Worldwide in July
7.10 to Yuma
06/15/18 E3 2018: Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight and Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Hands-On
Express your feelings with dance moves, just like me!
06/15/18 E3 2018: GreedFall Impressions
But is it the fall OF greed or a fall INTO greed?
06/15/18 RPGFan Music: Sound of Drop - fall into poison - Official Soundtrack Review
What a tranquil looking album cover. Happy melodies must be within!
06/15/18 Nintendo Showcases Over Twenty-Five Minutes of Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna - The Golden Country Gameplay
A proper expansion to an epic RPG.
06/15/18 Little Dragons Cafe Gets August 24th Release Date in North America
Plus a new, adorable trailer from E3!
06/14/18 E3 2018: Psychedelica of the Ashen Hawk Coming Later This Month
You need more otome in your life, right? I thought so.
06/14/18 E3 2018: Indivisible Screenshots
There's no sense in being divided on this; Let's come together and appreciate this artwork.
06/14/18 E3 2018: Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin Screenshots Look Better Than Ever
Who would have thought beating up big fish and making rice would be so pretty?
06/14/18 E3 2018: Call of Cthulhu Preview
Prepare to go mad.
06/14/18 Retro Encounter 140: Mass Effect Part I
I'm Commander Shepard, and this is my favorite podcast on the Citadel!
06/14/18 E3 2018: First Look at The Surge 2
Things are looking up!
06/13/18 E3 2018: Gameplay Interview for Kingdom Hearts III Shown During PlayStation Live
Got questions? Here are some answers.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Check Out A New Trailer for Spiders' GreedFall
Not-Bloodborne is looking sharp.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Enjoy Over 40 Minutes of Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! Gameplay
Fresh from the Treehouse.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Super Neptunia RPG Preview
AKA HyperCanadian Neptunia?
06/13/18 E3 2018: First Look at Perfect World's ReEvolve
An ambitious-looking mobile RPG with crafting, exploring, and more.
06/13/18 E3 2018: New Code Vein Screenshots
I may be dead, but I'm still pretty.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Screenshots
Our patience will soon be rewarded.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Divinity: Original Sin 2 - Definitive Edition Details, Screenshots
Great, now we have two Definitive Editions to keep track of this week.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Shulk and Fiora Come to Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Tomorrow
What? Okay, sure! Gimme.
06/13/18 E3 2018: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius E3 2018 Interview
Please come touch this interview (but mostly, read it).
06/12/18 E3 2018: Check Out The Latest Screenshots from Cyberpunk 2077
Ryan Gosling is nowhere in sight, unfortunately.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Assassin's Creed: Odyssey Gets a Trailer and Release Date
The long awaited sequel to Super Mario Odyssey.
06/12/18 E3 2018: New Octopath Traveler Screenshots
That is one big rat.
06/12/18 E3 2018: The World Ends With You Switch Release Window Revealed
Return to the fashionable Shibuya district.
06/12/18 E3 2018: New Octopath Traveler Demo Coming June 14th
Another chance to become acquainted with these characters.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Cosmic Star Heroine Set to Arrive on Nintendo Switch
Portability, power-ups and more!
06/12/18 E3 2018: Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC Announced in Nintendo Direct
The villain's perspective.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Pokémon Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! Poké Ball Plus Bundles Announced
Mew is included with every Poké Ball Plus!
06/12/18 E3 2018: Catherine Full Body Edition is coming to the West in 2019
The trailer is already weird.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Fire Emblem Switch Gets a new name, Fire Emblem: Three Houses.
I'd sell three houses to get this game now.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III has Way More Screenshots
Mostly from the Sony Trailer.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Valkyria Chronicles 4, Yakuza 0, and Yakuza Kiwami Coming to PC
Because we definitely need Majima antics in an uncapped framerate.
06/12/18 E3 2018: The Next Final Fantasy XIV Crossover Event is with Monster Hunter World
I know a lot of people on this site will be happy about that.
06/12/18 E3 2018: Nioh 2 Announced at Sony's Press Conference
Defy death, death defies you.
06/11/18 E3 2018: New Kingdom Hearts III Trailer Shown at Sony's Press Conference
We went from knowing nothing about this game to knowing a while lot, and it's great.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Donkey Kong Adventure DLC Swings onto Nintendo Switch on June 26th
Give 'em the old Banana Slamma!
06/11/18 E3 2018: Square Enix & DONTNOD Entertainment Reveal 'The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit'
A new adventure in the Life Is Strange universe? Count me in!
06/11/18 E3 2018: New Content Shown from Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age
The voice acting was shown in greater detail, too.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Bethesda Announces New Mobile Game, The Elder Scrolls: Blades
Coming to every platform possible... I'm not kidding.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III gets an Extended Trailer at Square Enix Live
Also, this small limited edition with figurines... Nothing new.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Square Enix Announced Babylon's Fall, A New Collaboration with Platinum Games
This looks sick!
06/11/18 E3 2018: Fallout 76 Details Unveiled at Bethesda and Microsoft Press Conferences, Release Date Revealed
America's 300th anniversary is celebrated with the Vault 76 grand opening.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Bethesda Softworks Developing New IP, Starfield
A field is less than an ocean, but I'll take what I can get.
06/11/18 E3 2018: Fallout Shelter Available Now on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4
Bombs away!
06/11/18 E3 2018: Free Update for Prey Launching Tonight
Mimics are coming, get those sticky notes ready!
06/11/18 E3 2018: Elder Scrolls Legends Receives Relaunch and Console Ports
The card spinoff is coming to your preferred console.
06/10/18 E3 2018: Bethesda Announces The Elder Scrolls VI
It's a long ways away, but still, exciting!
06/10/18 Week in Review, 6/10/2018
Happy E3, Everyone!!
06/10/18 E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077 Gets a Trailer at Xbox Live
Maybe it will come out before 2077...
06/10/18 E3 2018: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Trailer Reveal
From Software shows off their new IP!
06/10/18 E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Coming Winter 2018
The complete edition finally makes its way to the west!
06/10/18 E3 2018: NieR: Automata to Arrive on Xbox One
Xbox players will get some extras bundled in.
06/10/18 E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Gets a New Trailer at Xbox Live at E3
My Frozen heart was thawed at this news.
06/10/18 Metal Max Xeno Western Release Date Revealed, New Trailer Released
The battle for humanity's future is about to begin.
06/10/18 Twitch Sunday: E3 2018
All the conferences!
06/10/18 E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Coming in January 2019
Please look forward to it.
06/09/18 E3 2018: New Details on Bioware's Anthem from EA's Press Conference
Thank God we only cover RPGs.
06/09/18 Our Favorite Features ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature
Yo dawg, we heard you like features, so...
06/09/18 Steam Version of Chrono Trigger Gets Third Patch
A fourth one is on the way, too!
06/08/18 E3 2018: Sony Announces New Narrative Adventure Game, Twin Mirror, from Dontnod and Bandai Namco
Twin Mirror, not Twin Peaks. No Dale Cooper in sight here.
06/08/18 RPGFan Music: Piano Collections Final Fantasy XV: Moonlit Melodies Review
And now for something completely different.
06/08/18 FuRyu Announces New Game for Nintendo Switch
The alliance was proven to be alive. Now it's time to get to work.
06/08/18 NieR Automata Lands 3 Million Digital Sales and Shipments Worldwide
I cannot think of a more deserving game!
06/07/18 Retro Encounter 139: Ace Attorney
Objections in podcast are closer than they appear
06/07/18 Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight and Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Coming West in Early 2019
But can we still dance ALL night?
06/07/18 Magical Passcode 1111 Now Available on iOS and Android
Level up with the power of love!
06/06/18 Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor- Martyr Available Now on Steam
For the Emperor!
06/06/18 Twitch Thursdays: Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep
Come join Kyle and witness the birth of... okay, this might get weird.
06/06/18 Blizzard Confirms New Diablo Game Project in The Works
Exciting times are upon us, I'm feeling.
06/06/18 Dragon Quest X Gets 'All In One Package' Overview Trailer
A localization of this would be pretty dang cool!
06/06/18 Life Is Strange Coming To Android Devices
Now you can experience Arcadia Bay on the go!
06/06/18 The Walking Dead: The Final Season Set To Release on August 14th
Clementine's long journey finally comes to a close.
06/06/18 Path of Exile: Incursion Now Available on PC
The newest expansion to the hit Action-RPG!
06/06/18 Code Vein Gets September 28th Release Date, Epic New Trailer
Seriously, this looks really cool.
06/06/18 Destiny 2: Forsaken Announced for PS4, XB1, and PC
Forsaken, that's a great name for a Destiny expansion.
06/06/18 Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition now on Windows PC
Must be pretty big pockets to fit a PC, huh?
06/06/18 Tales of Vesperia 10th Anniversary Remaster Website Discovered
If this becomes a real thing... oh my god.
06/05/18 CD Projekt RED Trademarks Cyberpunk 2077 Before E3 2018
Is it finally happening?
06/05/18 Terra Battle 2 To Be Shut Down in North America on September 3rd
That didn't take long.
06/05/18 Vampyr's Launch Trailer Bids You Welcome
There are mysteries which men can only guess at, which age by age they may solve only in part.
06/05/18 Stardew Valley Multiplayer Co-Op Beta Hands-On
How much of a difference do some farmhands make? You'd be surprised.
06/04/18 Coming This Week: 06/04/18
Who wants to kill vampires and werewolves? Just me...? OK.
06/04/18 Vampyr Review
For the dead travel fast.
06/03/18 Check Out The Latest Sceenshots of God Eater 3
The Aragami have never looked better.
06/03/18 Seven: The Days Long Gone Review
Where'd the days go? I don't know.
06/03/18 Seven: The Days Long Gone Review
Where'd the days go? I don't know.
06/02/18 Borderlands Game of the Year Edition Potentially Leaked by Korean Ratings Board
Rootin’, tootin’, ready for shootin’.
06/02/18 Week in Review, 6/2/2018
Every day is great at your RPGFan!
06/02/18 Twitch Sunday: Trails in the Sky the 3rd + New Giveaway!
Also inside: Acronym fun.
06/02/18 Star Ocean Anamnesis Lands Around the World This Summer
The space opera will make its landing on the mobile gaming scene.
06/01/18 RPGFan Music: Ciel nosurge Genometric Concert Vol.1 ~Song of the Solemn Promise~ Review
Wee yea ra ene hymme syec mea.
06/01/18 Square Enix Gives Dates for Latest Final Fantasy XV Updates
New recipes, Party Pack, and bug fixes are on the way.
06/01/18 Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia Reaches Two Million Downloads, Adds Final Fantasy XIII-Themed Content
Log in now to reap the rewards.
06/01/18 Twitch Fridays: Detroit: Become Human
Something something Cage match joke

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Timespinner Original Game Soundtrack

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