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Cartoon Network 'No Longer Just About Creating TV Series,' Releases New Game To Prove It
Feb 06 2016 07:00 PM
Final Fantasy Tactics Director's Kickstarted Game Shelved Indefinitely In Favor Of Other Projects
Feb 06 2016 06:41 PM
Report: Red Dead Redemption And Other Backward Compatible Games Appear On Xbox One, But Not Officially Or Uniformly
Feb 06 2016 05:14 PM
[Update] The PSP Version Of Breath Of Fire III Is Coming To North America Next Week
Feb 06 2016 03:45 PM
Official Undertale Jazz Album Live At Grillby's Released
Feb 06 2016 02:30 PM
Reader Discussion: What's The Most Devastating Loss You've Suffered In A Strategy Game?
Feb 06 2016 01:00 PM
[Update] Shadowrun: Hong Kong's Free Bonus Campaign Is Now Live
Feb 06 2016 12:00 PM
PSA: GOG's Sale On EA Classics Offers Discounts On Jade Empire, Medal Of Honor, And More
Feb 06 2016 11:00 AM
Possible Mobile Version Of The Binding Of Isaac: Rebirth Teased
Feb 06 2016 10:00 AM
Weekend Warrior – Looking For Our Shadow
Feb 05 2016 07:00 PM
Story of Seasons Producer Talks Innovation, Farming, And Romance
on April 24, 2015 at 06:32 PM
The name Harvest Moon is synonymous with peaceful farming simulation. The series, called Bokujō Monogatari in Japan, was just rebranded Story of Seasons in North America (though Natsume is continuing to make its own games under the Harvest Moon banner). The name may be new, but fans will feel right home...
Japanese RPG Publishers To Watch
on June 26, 2013 at 06:54 PM
E3 always gives a great glimpse into what publishers have in store for the RPG fan. As I walked the show floor, it was easy to discover which companies are making the genre its bread and butter. Some are focusing on big games, while others are bringing over releases we never thought possible. These are...
Video Interview - Suda 51 Breaks Down Killer Is Dead
on June 17, 2013 at 01:16 PM
Known for his colorful and eccentric taste in game design, Goichi Suda (better known as Suda 51) has become his own brand in the industry. His work on titles like Killer 7, No More Heroes, and Shadows of the Damned has turned him into a gaming rockstar for his devoted base of fans. While at E3 this year...
Remembering Shadow Hearts
on December 14, 2012 at 03:00 PM
As I wrote in my Lost RPG Franchises article , the chances of seeing another Shadow Hearts installment are slim-to-none. But every time the series’ December anniversary rolls around (this year is the 11th anniversary), I reminisce about everything it offered role-playing game fans: intriguing,...
Test Chamber – The Last Story
on July 31, 2012 at 06:00 PM
The Last Story, the latest game from Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi, comes out on August 14. This Japanese role-playing game features a unique action-focus battle system, and a classic fantasy tale involving warring nations, giant monsters, and androgynous dudes. Joe Juba and Dan Ryckert joined...
Behind The Words: The Painful Process Of Translating One Of Japan's Most Verbose Games
on May 24, 2011 at 07:55 PM
Last month, I discovered The Legend of Heroes series, a long-running JRPG franchise that I only just picked up on with its latest PSP release, Trails in the Sky. These games are notorious for a focus on narrative as evidenced by absurdly long, text-heavy scripts. Curious about the process behind translating...
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