News Archive: September 2019
Date Update
09/30/19

Coming This Week, 9/30/19

Around the world we go.
09/29/19

Review: GreedFall Scratches that BioWare Itch

Another excellent release in a packed month.
09/28/19

Code Vein Is Available Now, Launch Trailer Released

It's a good day to be an anime vampire.
09/28/19

Enjoy A Look At Persona 5 Royal's Prologue in New Gameplay Video

The more things change, the more they stay the same.
09/28/19

Pokemon Sword and Shield 24-Hour Livestream Announced for October 4th

Tune in to uncover the latest information live from Glimwood Tangle in the Galar region!
09/28/19

Twitch Sunday: Front Mission 3

YAY ROBOTS, er, Wanzers.
09/27/19

Little Town Hero Gets New Character Trailer

Learn more about Game Freak's new IP.
09/27/19

SaGa THE STAGE ~The Seven Warriors' Return~ Original Soundtrack Review

Now for your feature presentation.
09/27/19

Random Encounter 171 - We Talk About RPGs, Right?

While chatting about everything but RPGs, we do manage to talk RPGs!
09/26/19

Retro Encounter 206: Wild ARMs 3 Part II

For a few Gellas more
09/26/19

Check Out Indivisible's Opening Movie, Character and Combat Trailer

The opening is animated by TRIGGER!
09/25/19

Review: Corona Borealis makes for a short but sweet read

Cute romance during a summer vacation? Check.
09/24/19

Final Fantasy VII Remake Gets North American Box Art, Gameplay Video, and More

Look familiar?
09/24/19

Gabranth Joins The Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Roster

Don't "judge" this character so quickly!
09/24/19

Grandia HD Remaster Delayed to October on PC

The Nintendo Switch version will receive a patch in November.
09/24/19

Customize Your Hideout in Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout

You can also check out an English translation of the game's TGS 2019 trailer!
09/23/19

Disco Elysium Gets a New Trailer

Along with a release date!
09/23/19

Children of Morta Makes up Development Costs Days After Release

The game launches on consoles in October.
09/23/19

Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth: Complete Edition Digivolves with New Gameplay Trailer

Get both Cyber Sleuth games in one package!
09/23/19

The Surge 2 Spills Blood and Cuts Off Limbs in Launch Trailer

Warning: the trailer is not for the faint of heart.
09/23/19

Pascal's Wager Coming Exclusively to Apple Arcade This Winter

Redefining what mobile games are capable of.
09/23/19

Review: Cat Quest II is a safe sequel that's easy on the eyes

And big on cat puns.
09/23/19

Coming This Week, 09/23/19

So I heard you like Dragon Quest!
09/22/19

Review: Moonlighter: Between Dimensions delivers a profit

How does the DLC change the game up over a year after release?
09/22/19

Code Realize ~Guardian of Rebirth~ Collector's Edition Announced for Nintendo Switch

Great news for fans of these Victorian visual novels!
09/22/19

Create Your Dream Team of Guild Members in Fairy Tail

This RPG by Gust will follow "The Grand Magic Games" story arc.
09/21/19

RPGFan Partners With Phoenix Edge

Expanding the Emerald Kingdom.
09/21/19

Twitch Sunday: Eternal Sonata

Waltz on in for a musical adventure.
09/20/19

Crowdfunding Chronicles Volume 20 - 9/20/2019

THE FINAL FRONTIER. Or rather, volume.
09/20/19

RPGFan Music: West of Loathing Original Soundtrack Review

I can smell gunpowder through my headphones.
09/20/19

Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VIII Remastered Dual Pack Announced for Asia

With English-language support!
09/20/19

Dragon Star Varnir Arriving on Steam A Day Early

PC gamers can play Idea Factory's latest on October 8th!
09/19/19

Retro Encounter 205: Wild ARMs 3 Part I

Once Upon a Time in Filgaia
09/19/19

Narrative Adventure 80 Days Coming to Nintendo Switch on October 1st

Heaven's Vault to follow in 2020.
09/19/19

Review: Grandia HD Collection is a solid port of two beloved classics

Cue the Noriyuki Iwadare music.
09/19/19

Patch 5.1, YoRHa Dark Apocalypse Detailed in New Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter

We honestly don't deserve Yoko Taro
09/19/19

Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris Gets TGS 2019 Trailer and Media

See Kirito, Alice, and the rest of the gang.
09/19/19

Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland Retro Revealed for Nintendo Switch

Catch and breed monsters like it's 1999!
09/18/19

Video Review: Final Fantasy VIII - Remastered

See how this bizarre classic is looking refurbished and refined!
09/18/19

Fist of the North Star LEGENDS ReVIVE Launches Globally For Mobile Devices

You are already downloaded.
09/18/19

Noctis Returns to Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

With Kingly Rainment, to boot!
09/18/19

New Pokémon Sirfetch'd Revealed in Latest Sword and Shield Trailer

After decades, Farfetch'd gets another chance to shine upon evolution.
09/17/19

Review: Octopath Traveler Still Delights on PC

All must bow before Tressa. (who writes these headlines?)
09/17/19

Taste Steel in Tales of Crestoria's "Battle Visuals" Trailer

A look at the game's combat animations.
09/17/19

Watch The TGS 2019 Trailer for Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls

That's Grimoire Weiss, you uncivilized swine! Er, wrong series.
09/17/19

Trails of Cold Steel III Demo Now Available for PlayStation 4

An early taste of Class VII's latest adventure!
09/16/19

Ni no Kuni Remastered Gets New Launch Trailer

Let's go back to another world.
09/16/19

Project Sakura Wars Dazzles at Tokyo Game Show 2019 with New Characters and Trailers

Check out the anime opening movie, gameplay, and more!
09/16/19

Dragon Quest I, II, and III Heading West on the Nintendo Switch

Own the complete Erdrick Trilogy on the Switch!
09/16/19

Coming This Week, 9/16/19

I'll just be here humming Ballad of the Wind Fish.
09/15/19

Review: Technical Issues Aside, The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan is a Promising Start to This Horror Anthology

This is one game you definitely need to pick up for Halloween.
09/15/19

Atelier Dusk Trilogy Deluxe Pack Headed to Nintendo Switch

Gust transmutes more JRPG goodness onto Nintendo hardware.
09/15/19

See the Trials of Mana Remake in Action with New Footage

Adventure beckons.
09/15/19

Check Out the Latest Gameplay of Code Vein from TGS 2019

Anime Souls is looking pretty sharp!
09/15/19

Tales of Arise Gets New Trailer from Tokyo Game Show

Plus some information on Astral Energy.
09/14/19

Twitch Sunday & Mondays - Golden Sun: The Lost Age

Return to Weyard with Kat!
09/14/19

Additional Final Fantasy VII Remake Gameplay Shown at TGS 2019 Special Stage

Classic turn-based combat will remain as an option.
09/14/19

Atelier Ryza Gets TGS 2019 Story Trailer and Gameplay Video

From Gust's stage event at Tokyo Game Show.
09/13/19

Check Out New "Raising & Training" Trailer for Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth: Complete Edition

Raise and train your Digimon, and be ready for any challenge.
09/13/19

RPGFan Music: Tales of Asteria Original Soundtrack Review

Please bring Takao Ogi back.
09/13/19

Random Encounter 170 - Who Has the Time?

Across 4 timezones we discuss the MANY games we can expect on our loaded plates!
09/12/19

Retro Encounter 204: DS Encounter

Retro Encounter: Discussion Scintillation
09/12/19

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Gets New Gameplay and Screenshots from TGS 2019

Time for some co-op action.
09/12/19

Check Out Some Brand-New Nioh 2 Gameplay from TGS 2019

More Samurai/Souls-a-like action!
09/12/19

Raging Loop Receives New Trailer, Official Release Date

A spooky visual novel for a spooky month!
09/12/19

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Gets January 17th Release Date in America [Corrected]

The best/worst Dragon Ball villain, Buu, is also set to appear!
09/12/19

Harvest Moon: Mad Dash Receives Trailer and Western Release Date

Join in the fast-paced madness in time for Halloween.
09/12/19

Persona 5 Royal Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Consoles Announced for Japan

Please, can we get these PlayStation 4 consoles as well, Atlus?
09/12/19

English Trailer for Yakuza: Like a Dragon Debuts Alongside New Gameplay Trailer

It's always Dragon Kart time!
09/12/19

Review: AI: The Somnium Files is So Good it Deserves Two Reviews

You can read and watch what we thought right here!
09/11/19

Side-Scrolling RPG 3000th Duel Coming To Steam This Month

I was okay with 2,999 duels, but 3000???
09/11/19

War of the Visions: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Gets TGS 2019 Trailer

A new strategy-RPG on mobile phones.
09/11/19

Meet the Successor of the Claw in New Code Vein Boss Trailer

It's basically a really, really angry Tony the Tiger.
09/11/19

New Square Enix Title "Various Daylight" Coming to Apple Arcade

Actually, a bunch of games are. This is just the most noteworthy for RPG fans.
09/11/19

System Shock 3 Gets New Gameplay Trailer

Admit it, you forgot this was even a thing, didn't you?
09/11/19

Path of Exile: Blight Now Available for PC

Don't worry console gamers, it's coming soon!
09/11/19

Guild Wars 2 Reveals "The Icebrood Saga"

Head to the frigid north for a brand new adventure!
09/11/19

Yo-kai Watch 4 Announced for PlayStation 4

The inspiriting series from Level-5 is set to make its debut on PlayStation!
09/11/19

Romancing SaGa 3 Receives Official Release Date

Plus an official date for SaGa Scarlet Grace!
09/11/19

Some Familiar Faces Return in Final Fantasy VII Remake's TGS Trailer

Be still our collective hearts.
09/10/19

Atlus Releases Opening Movie for Persona 5 Royal

Looking stylish as always!
09/10/19

GreedFall Receives New Launch Trailer

Available now!
09/10/19

New Killsquad Trailer from PAX West Released

A new dawn of co-op RPGs!
09/10/19

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Expansion Pack Wave 2 DLC Now Available

A new difficulty setting has also been made available as part of a free update!
09/10/19

Star Ocean: First Departure R Available December 5th, 2019

You can switch between English voice acting and two different Japanese tracks!
09/10/19

Review: Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy! Hides Challenge Under its Cutesy Exterior

I mean, look at the little birdie's face!
09/09/19

New Mary Skelter 2 Character Details Released

I don't remember fairy tale characters looking like this!
09/09/19

New Kingdom Hearts III Re:Mind DLC Trailer Takes Form

This is how you Re:Mind me of what I really am.
09/09/19

Rune Factory 4 Special to Receive Limited 'Archival Edition' in North America

Who can say no to swimsuit DLC?
09/09/19

Coming This Week, 9/9/19

When nine and nine make... okay, what does that even mean?
09/09/19

Video Review: Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers

Our video content is revived with a pretty big deal of a review!
09/08/19

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Embarking onto PS4, Switch, and Mobile Next January

Travelers, gather your caravans!
09/08/19

Persona 5 Royal Receives Brand New Morgana Report

At least he's not telling us to go to bed this time!
09/08/19

New Studio Created By Dragon Quest Builders Director

Here's to a future filled with exciting new games!
09/08/19

Review: Final Fantasy VIII Remastered is Almost the Best Looking "Guy" Here

The middle child finally gets some well-deserved attention.
09/08/19

Review: Star Traders: Frontiers Translates Perfectly from PCs to Mobiles

A sprawling world in the palm of your hands? I'm in.
09/08/19

Puzzle Quest: The Legend Returns Coming Soon To Nintendo Switch

This game's really tough when you're colorblind...
09/08/19

War Comes to Darksiders Genesis in Latest Trailer

Unleash the Rider of the Red Horse in co-op battles!
09/08/19

Discover Your DigiDestiny in New Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth: Complete Edition Story Trailer

Digital detective action arrives on Switch and PC this October!
09/07/19

Cult Classic "Anti-RPG" Moon to Release Worldwide on Nintendo Switch

This will be the first time Moon will be available in English!
09/07/19

Hiroki Kikuta Releases New 16-Bit Album, The Unbreakable Unity

Honestly, it doesn't get better than 16-bit music!
09/07/19

Twitch Sunday: Dragon Quest VIII

On the main page...a Dragon Quest stream appears!
09/07/19

Crowdfunding Chronicles Volume 19 - 9/6/2019

Odds are you've already backed one of these, but all of this week's titles are worth viewing!
09/07/19

New Key Art for Final Fantasy VII Remake Looks Very Familiar

Hopefully this the cover art!
09/07/19

North American Physical Release of AI: The Somnium Files Delayed To September 24th

Manufacturing delays and increased demand have caused some setbacks.
09/07/19

New Trailer for 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Shows Off The Game's Content

A long-awaited look at what makes this game tick.
09/07/19

Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines gets a Soundtrack Release

ISOLATED.
09/07/19

Gust Brings Fairy Tail Manga to Life in New RPG

What? Gust is making something that isn't an Atelier game?!
09/06/19

RPGFan Music: The World is Square Review

Very nice tunes for your weekend listening.
09/05/19

Retro Encounter 203: Which Dragon Quest Is Dragon Best?

By Morrie's Hammer, by the sons of Pankraz, you shall be podcasted!
09/05/19

The First Three Dragon Quest Games Journey Onto Switch in Japan

Hopefully we get to see these here too!
09/05/19

Call of Cthulhu and Vampyr Ports Shown Off During Nintendo Direct

A plethora of surprise releases from Nintendo!
09/05/19

Arc of Alchemist Coming to North America and Europe in 2020

Check out the newest trailer!
09/05/19

Brigandine: The Legend of Runersia Announced For Switch

20 years later, it's finally time to revisit the series!
09/05/19

Chrono Series Music Now Available on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify

Don't miss out!
09/04/19

Sans Mii Fighter Costume Brings Undertale to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

If you keep going the way you are now, you might have a pretty enjoyable time, actually.
09/04/19

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Adds Even More amiibo Functionality

Figures and fun for everyone!
09/04/19

Divinity: Original Sin II — Definitive Edition for Switch Announced and Available Now!

I never get tired of these surprise releases.
09/04/19

Brand New Pokémon Sword and Shield Details Highlight Exciting Additions

Character customization, camping, and — curry?!
09/04/19

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore Steps Up on Nintendo Switch Early Next Year

You can almost feel the excitement behind this reincarnation!
09/04/19

Stylish Mystery-Puzzle Game Return of the Obra Dinn is Coming Out on Switch This Fall

Now you can take this award-winning game with you anywhere!
09/04/19

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Coming to Switch in 2020

We're really feeling it, folks.
09/04/19

Super Nintendo Titles Coming to Nintendo Switch Online Subscribers

A sizable library will be available at launch with more titles on the way!
09/04/19

GAME FREAK's Little Town Hero Coming October 16th

And it has music by... oh. Oh my.
09/04/19

Review: Winds of Change is an Improvement Over Major/Minor in every way

An excellent second outing for Tall Tail Studios!
09/04/19

Trials of Mana Remake Appears on UK PlayStation Store With April Release Date

But is it confirmed?
09/03/19

Cyberpunk 2077 To Be Entirely First-Person

Everybody disliked that.
09/03/19

Try Out Code Vein With New Demo

Available for download on PS4 and XB1.
09/03/19

Catherine: Full Body Available Now

Check out the launch trailer!
09/03/19

Review: Catherine: Full Body Brings Back the Challenge and the Weirdness.

Atlus' latest rerelease adds a whole new story to experience with Vincent.
09/03/19

Get Ready for a 40-Minute Nintendo Direct Tomorrow

Pokémon Sword & Shield will be a focus, for sure.
09/02/19

New Kingdom Hearts III Re:Mind DLC Trailer Due Out Soon

Plus, some cryptic hints of the future from Tetsuya Nomura.
09/02/19

AI: The Somnium Files Gets New "Investigation" Trailer

The Cyclops Serial Killings must be stopped.
09/02/19

SEGA Reveals Slew of New Project Sakura Wars Details, TGS Plans

Reading this reminded me that I'm way too old to be a JRPG protagonist.
09/02/19

Coming This Week, 9/2/19

Time for some Time Kompression!
09/01/19

Life is Strange 2 - Episode 4 Brings Big Changes and Revelations

The penultimate episode of this sequel series is finally here!
09/01/19

Twitch Sunday: Persona 2: Innocent Sin

Clowns to the left of me/Jokers to the right...
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