iTunes - Podcast RSS Feed - Podcast RSS Feed - News RPGFan YouTube Channel RPGFan on Facebook RPGFan on Twitter


RPGFan Social Links
News

Monday's News Bits

Now that the Playstation 2 has hit Japan, players may be wondering when the next RPG comes out for their brand new super console. Well you can wonder no further. FromSoftware will soon release their Action RPG EverGrace on April 27, 2000.

Taking one step back to the 32-bit consoles, Square has announced the release of Final Fantasy IX for July 19. Three of the characters were also shown recently. Zitan, a young thief who sports his very own tail. Vivi, a 9 year old black mage(why do black mages in the Final Fantasy series have to have two dots for a face? =P), and lastly Steiner, a 33 year old royal knight. And for those who couldn't stomach those three character parties that many RPGs have of late, you will be elated to hear that Final Fantasy IX returns the old four character lineup.

On the PC side of RPGs, Gamespot has conducted an interview with the lead designer of Warcraft III, Rob Pardo. Rob goes into great detail about the changes in gameplay between this Warcraft and the last.

To wrap this update up, Kadokawa Shoten is working on a new title for Dreamcast based on Record of the Loddoss War. No details are available at the moment, but the game is expected to make a public debut at the next Tokyo Game Show.

Source(s):

G-NEXT
GameSpot
The Magic Box

Date Updated:
March 13th, 2000

Time Updated:
3:44 PM


Kei Sagami

Related Links:
  •   EverGrace Pics
  •   Warcraft III Pics
  •   Warcraft III Interview


Back




Featured Content
Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited Review
Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited
Review
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call Review
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call
Review
The End and The Beginning: A Return to Hoenn
The End and The Beginning: A Return to Hoenn
Editorial
The Witcher Adventure Game Hands-On Preview
The Witcher Adventure Game
Hands-On Preview
Ar nosurge: Ode to an Unborn Star Media
Ar nosurge: Ode to an Unborn Star
New Media
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky (Steam) Review
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky (Steam)
Review