RPGFan


Patrick Gann
XSEED Games Bringing RIZ-ZOAWD to North America
Now with new name, "The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road."
07.19.09 - 2:49 PM

It looks like XSEED was still holding in some of its cards at this year's E3. After the show had come and gone without any news of a RIZ-ZOAWD localization, it was assumed that this DS RPG, developed by Media.Vision (Wild Arms), would never reach an English-speaking audience. Or, if it did, that XSEED wasn't involved.

However, it was revealed this weekend that, indeed, XSEED is bringing the game to North America. The game will be retitled The Wizard of Oz, Beyond the Yellow Brick Road. The official announcement hasn't come from XSEED yet, but the game is already listed on Amazon and GameFly with official descriptions already written. There's even box art (see news source). We expect XSEED will announce the game and launch an official site in the near future, as the proposed release date (according to retailers) is for the end of September 2009.


Back





Twitch Schedule & Status

Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster
Sunday, February 18 • 10am PST/1pm EST

Ōkami HD
Mondays • 6pm PST/9pm EST

Alundra
Tuesdays • 12pm PST/3pm EST

Secret of Mana Remake
Thursdays and Fridays • 3pm PST/6pm EST

Tales of Berseria
Tues-Wed-Thu • 7pm PST/10pm EST
Saturdays • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Featured Content
Retro Encounter 122
Retro Encounter 122
Podcast
Monster Hunter: WorldReview
Monster Hunter: World
Review
Path of Exile: Bestiary Preview
Path of Exile: Bestiary
Preview
Full Metal FuriesReview
Full Metal Furies
Review
The Longest Five Minutes Review
The Longest Five Minutes
Review
NieR: Automata Arranged & Unreleased Tracks Review
NieR: Automata Arranged & Unreleased Tracks
Review
Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk Hands-On Preview
Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk
Hands-On Preview