Whether you're looking for our special reports on your favorite title, roundtable discussions, in-depth articles, or simply a few Top 10 lists, you'll find it here.
06/18/20 In-depth on the story behind the story in this adventure title.
06/06/20 Dozens of wonderful ways to make the most of your extra time at home.
05/30/20 An Unglamorous Unrest Story Woven With Respect and Intelligence.
05/20/20 What Final Fantasy VII and Aerith mean to one girl. (Yes, there will be OG FFVII spoilers.)
05/11/20 Final Fantasy VII, Evangelion, and Fan Theories, oh my! (Also, Mega Spoilers abound within.)
04/22/20 Become as... well, you know.
04/18/20 Analyzing the beliefs of A Realm Reborn's antagonist.
04/15/20 Tyler digs into what makes the Xenosaga trilogy great, and why it's a must-play for RPG fans.
04/08/20 With the FFVII Remake on the horizon, the RPGFan staff reminisces about theirmost treasured memories of 1997's version of Midgar.
04/01/20 The latest in our series of game primers, Patrick takes us through Gust's massive Atelier series and discusses ideal starting points for the Atelier-curious.
03/18/20 Jo Padilla takes a look at Yakuza Kiwami, the relatively small impact of organized crime on the world, and just how futile Kazuma Kiryu's fight, in an ever changing world, may be.
03/14/20 A bloodier, sexier and more mature season? With that on the cards, you can bet that Alana Hagues is here to give you the scoop on why Castlevania Season 3 might be its best.
03/11/20 Can't get enough of those Pokémon movies? Then how about a remake of the very first one? Peter Triezenberg ponders on whether this updated version is necessary.
03/08/20 Sometimes anime inspires our games, and sometimes it's the other way around. The staff compares and constrasts 16 anime movies or series based on our favorite genre.
02/26/20 Caitlin Argyros gives her verdict on the first season of Netflix's adaptation of The Witcher, and she's on a Wild Hunt for even more.
02/24/20 Peter Triezenberg covers the Ni no Kuni movie, but despite the series' Ghibli origins, this one fails to make you feel that same magic.
02/19/20 Alana Hagues shares her two gold on the Dragon Quest movie! How many slimes out of five does it deserve, though?
02/08/20 Eleven RPGFan editors reminisce about the games that brought them into our favorite genre.
01/14/20 Our thirty most-wanted RPGs, graphic adventures, visual novels, and barista simulations of 2020.
12/30/19 A down and dirty (okay, maybe not so dirty) rundown of the various facets of Falcom's Trails series, what the series is about, ideal starting points, and more.
12/07/19 With the decade drawing to a close, the RPGFan staff looks back on our favorite games of the last ten years.
08/04/19 Eight RPGFan editors share their first impressions of the Pokémon series' first foray into the all new Galar region.
08/04/19 Plus some thoughts on what we don't yet know, and what we still hope to see.
06/16/19 Celebrate Father's Day the RPGFan way, as we discuss two and a half dozen of our favorite dads in RPGs.
05/12/19 The staff muses on their favorite moms, adoptive moms, mother figures, and more in honor of Mother's Day!
05/01/19 Kyle looks into how SaGa Frontier came to be, what it accomplished, and what motivated Kawazu as series mastermind.
04/20/19 Neal follows up his 2017 Pokémon Moon challenge, this time focusing on another 3DS entry, Pokémon Y.
03/30/19 The Nintendo Switch continues to be a home to more and more games, and ports from other consoles are a very notable part of its library. But there's always more on our collective wish lists, so here are some titles we think are perfect fodder for at home or on-the-go gaming.
03/06/19 Features writer Kyle Seeley breaks down many iconic Disney and Kingdom Hearts worlds to look into their real-life inspirations.
02/28/19 A lot has happened with the cast and world of Final Fantasy XIV in 5 years. Derek looks into what brought us to where we are now, and how events are looking to play out in Shadowbringers this summer.
01/26/19 We've finished awarding 2018's top games, so it's time as always to look forward. Here are the 60 games for 2019 we're most excited about. Most should even release within the year this time!
01/22/19 This is it! Read on for all you need to know about the complex series that is Kingdom Hearts, as we look forward to Kingdom Hearts III. Come on!
01/16/19 Derek Heemsbergen takes us on a photo-enhanced journey through this densely-packed 240-page art book featuring over 500 pieces of Akira Toriyama's instantly-recognizable artwork.
01/02/19 Join Bob Richardson on a grand quest with a knight, a dragon, a thief, a goblin clan, and a... cave?
12/22/18 Stave off the winter cold with... eh, more cold? Oh well, just embrace the chill and read on for some favorite RPG and visual novel winter settings.
12/15/18 An extensive chat with the founders of RPGFan about the early days, how the site began, where it is now, and much more.
11/18/18 The long-awaited successor to our Top 20 PSP RPGs list, focusing on Sony's beloved (by all but Sony) Vita handheld.
10/24/18 Four RPGFan team members with a love of weird, scary, and offbeat (and often all three!) titles compile a list of games perfect to play this Halloween season.
10/10/18 The long-awaited successor to our Top 20 DS Games list, focusing on Nintendo's 3D-enabled handheld and its monstrously-long list of excellent titles.
09/18/18 An extensive collection of every logo variation we've used over the years, including some we never did!
09/09/18 Welcome back to the Chalice Dungeons. Bob looks at the first expansion for Bloodborne: The Card Game.
09/03/18 Bob looks at the first expansion to Asmadi Games' One Deck Dungeon.
08/16/18 It's not the first time we've covered tabletop games here, but it's the first real review of a game!
08/08/18 With so many good boys and girls in RPGs, it's hard to pick your favourites, but a bunch of us managed, and they're here to talk about why they love these RPGs dogs so much.
07/29/18 Tina looks at the good, bad, and mediocre world of sidequests, putting two well-known RPGs under the microscope.
07/09/18 Our annual look at our highlights from the long-running tabletop convention, Origins.
06/08/18 A collection of twenty of our favorite features from — you guessed it — 20 years of RPGFan.
05/20/18 A collection of stories from our readers and fans about what RPGFan has meant to all of you across our history.
04/25/18 A collaborative feature on industry and personal gaming milestones: That means games that were industry milestones, or in some way, a personal milestone or revelation within the genre for our writers.
04/08/18 A month-long celebration of some of our favorite things in Zelda. Which includes literal "things" like items, but also dungeons, characters, music, and more.
03/28/18 We wouldn't dare choose a single album from each year of the last two decades and declare it "the best," but we definitely consider every single album on this list a must-listen.
02/28/18 This time, we look into 20 or so games that released in Japan during RPGFan's 20 years in existence, and why we wanted - okay, still want - them to see English releases.
01/31/18 Part one of our year-long anniversary feature series. We begin by looking back at our first year, 1998, and the best RPGs that debuted alongside RPGFan.
01/28/18 It's easy to think that 2018 won't have much in store after the kinds of games we saw in 2017, but here are 63 reasons that assumption is incorrect.
11/21/17 The biggest feature in RPGFan history, we celebrate Final Fantasy's history with a series of posts, articles, stories, and original artwork in several weeks worth of posts.
09/26/17 Not sure where to get started with the Ys series? Robert Fenner has you covered.
09/07/17 Nine RPGFan editors enter, and only one leaves alive! Oh, wait, the deathmatch is another feature... this one is all about some of our favorite casts and what makes them so endearing.
08/22/17 Bob Richardson digs into the tabletop card game based on From Software's gore-soaked classic.
08/06/17 Luna Lee & Bob Richardson compile a list of ten unique, accessible, and fun board games for dynamic duos of all skill levels.
07/13/17 We had so much fun at Origins 2016 that we had to go back. Come inside for three mini-features on the games and creators featured on the show floor.
07/12/17 The answers to your burning questions lie within: How adorable is Litten? Is Alola a tropical paradise with a dark side? And what the heck is a Nuzlocke, anyway?
02/05/17 There's a veritable bounty of games coming to us even before spring hits in North America, and that doesn't even account for what's coming the rest of the year. Here, we list all that we're looking forward to playing in 2017.
Latest Update: 10/02/16 In-depth analysis on a wide range of topics related to our favorite genre.
09/11/16 A three-part collaborative list in which we look at the 30 most essential PSOne and PS2 titles available on PS3, PSP, and PS Vita.
07/25/16 Pokémon GO isn't really a thing that can be reviewed, but we still have things to say about it.
07/01/16 Bob and Luna check out the latest in board games... or are they RPGs? It's hard to tell some days.
05/13/16 Having reached the second half of the 2010s, we decided to come up with the short list of the games you should really find time for from the past five years.
04/01/16 Clearly the best RPG.
02/26/16 With 2015 behind us, the staff looks forward to what's to come in 2016. Once again, there's no shortage of hopefulness in our hearts for these fifty titles.
06/10/15 Thirteen RPGFan editors each chose their own "best RPGs ever" lists. There are as many similarities as there are differences. Whose tastes most align with yours?
03/25/15 Mike visits Square Enix and DeNA to check out the sights and sounds of Final Fantasy: Record Keeper! This description wasn't phoned in at all!
03/03/15 Stephen visits ArenaNet to check out the sights and sounds of Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns!
01/31/15 Our biggest list yet! Come see fifty titles that we're looking forward to in 2015.
Latest Update: 11/03/14 Stephen spends over five hours with Dragon Age III.
09/27/14 Stephen reviews the novel retelling of Digital Devil Saga.
03/15/14 Inside Square Enix's launch event and art exhibition for the PS3 and PS Vita releases of Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster.
01/24/14 Twenty-five games that make us crazy with excitement in 2014.
11/21/13 Those dual screens deserve a rest.
10/16/13 A farewell to the Playstation Portable and all its RPGs.
06/03/13 John takes a look at Cryptozoic's upcoming MMOTCG Hex: Shards of Fate.
04/08/13 Rob collects the most disappointing and underwhelming RPG narratives of all time.
02/14/13 The RPGFan editors select their favorite pairs of lovers.
02/12/13 Kyle lists the most overrated RPGs on the PC.
01/14/13 We gather the games we're most excited about in 2013.
12/13/12 Rob shares his thoughts on the Amano artbook and his nostalgia for classic Final Fantasies.
12/07/12 Kyle chooses the best written RPGs of all time.
11/25/12 Stephen rages for a while about his least favorite RPG plot twists.
11/12/12 The staff selects the paragons of manhood in a variety of categories.
10/22/12 Kyle visits Zenimax Online to get the low-down on this 2013 MMORPG release.
10/13/12 Game, DLC, and soundtrack reviews; media galleries; features; and more concerning BioWare's controversial finale.
08/08/12 A look back, and a look ahead, at Nintendo's long-running monster-collecting franchise.
07/01/12 Bob tells a tale of board games, iOS games and, for good measure, Felicia Day.
03/27/12 Maids and Card Games together? Oh my!
03/09/12 Three reviews, a podcast, and a bunch of impressions for 38 Studios' first game!
03/04/12 With Mass Effect 3 around the corner, we discuss what BioWare's sci-fi epic means to each of us.
02/17/12 Editors explore their roles in games and what they mean.
02/16/12 All our coverage in one place for 2011's little indie gem that could.
01/27/12 The twelve games we're most looking forward to this year.
01/16/12 John's brother William takes a look at a board game that JRPG fans just might love.
12/09/11 Kyle E. Miller hits San Francisco to check out Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and its big bosses.
10/05/11 RPGFan participates in a roundtable discussion about Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny - we get plenty of questions answered.
10/03/11 Editor John McCarroll visits the studio to get some quality hands-on time with Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.
09/23/11 Five RPGFan editors discuss the positive power of RPGs in their life.
09/12/11 One handy, stylish page to access all of our coverage and features for Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
08/19/11 Our roundup of the best RPGs from the 1990s, which contained the entirety of the 16-bit era and the beginning of the 32-bit era.
08/19/11 An advance look at Square Enix's Deus Ex: Human Revolution and chats with the developers at the Eidos Montréal offices.
04/29/11 Editors pick their top ten favorite female RPG characters, along with their five worst and three non-RPG honorable mentions.
04/08/11 Editors pick their top five, three worst, and three best sub-series of Final Fantasy.
03/26/11 Editors discuss the present and future of the iOS as a gaming platform.
02/06/11 The title probably speaks for itself.
02/01/11 A closer look at Maxis's online action-RPG.
01/01/11 Eleven editor's visions of how various game worlds and stories could be further explored in the future.
09/02/10 Our doozy of a feature!
07/12/10 A look at this bizarro (in a good way) title from Hothead Games.
05/13/10 Editor Adam Tingle lists his favorite Top 10 MMORPGs.
01/21/10 French, strategy-based, graphically-upgraded MMORPG. Need we say more? If so, read this article.
11/01/09 Celebrating the MMO's one year anniversary.
10/10/09 Check out the main playable characters from Ignition Entertainment's upcoming DS RPG.
04/30/09 Showcasing all content updates through April 2009, including the new downloadable mini-expansion.
03/08/09 A look back at the best RPGs of the 6th generation of consoles which includes the PlayStation 2, Dreamcast, Xbox and GameCube.
01/26/09 MMORPGs "Grand Chase" and "Trickster Online" both broken down and served to you in small, digestible portions. Enjoy!
12/23/08 A comprehensive report of the events that took place during this year's Fan Fest.
11/23/08 Looks like Maple Story needs to make room for another 2D, side-scrolling MMORPG. OGPlanet gives us a look at their newly-released MMO "La Tale."
09/06/08 Of all the free-to-play MMOs coming from Korea, what sets this one apart? Check out our media tour to find out.
08/22/08 Showcasing all content updates through June 2008, and speculating on the future of the MMO.
10/06/07 In this four-part series, Western and Eastern RPGs face off in a fight to the death! Well, sort of.
10/16/06 Mythic EA's MMO is in its fifth year, and we find out how it's still going strong.
08/29/06 Namco Bandai helps us lay down the law on their upcoming PC title.
05/08/06 Square Enix talks next and current-gen.
04/11/06 Taking a look at the only time Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children will play in a theatre.
09/26/05 Going deeper into Darkness Falls.
09/20/05 Lionhead Studios showcases the expansion to Fable.
01/22/05 RPGFan takes a stroll through Vana'diel's new areas.
09/15/04 RPGFan visits Electronic Arts to take a look at Lord of the Rings: The Third Age.
05/12/04 RPGFan exposes the nitty-gritty of Square Enix's first press conference prior to E3 and the first Final Fantasy Concert in America.
10/13/03 RPGFan takes a trip through some of the more exotic locations of Square Enix's first expansion to FFXI.
08/26/03 Three RPGFan editors go wild in Funcom's ground breaking expansion to their acclaimed MMORPG.
08/11/03 Square Enix takes RPGFan for a romp through the PC version of their upcoming MMORPG.
03/07/03 RPGFan visits Sony Online Entertainment for a closer look at their first PS2 MMORPG as well as the latest addition EverQuest for the PC.
01/27/02 The story behind how RPGFan came to be is a story that bares telling. Relive the ups and downs of the website in this complete history of the website since its inception in 1997.