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The 10 Best Persona Characters
on October 01, 2015 at 05:26 PM
The Persona series has introduced us to many interesting characters over the years. More recently, its casts of the third and fourth games have taken the series to new places with spin-offs, such as Persona 4: Dancing All Night and Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth . For now, Persona 5 is still waiting...
How Persona’s Social Links Can Make You A Better Person
on April 30, 2015 at 01:50 PM
Social links help shift the Persona series, and they are quickly becoming one of the most popular aspects after their introduction in Persona 3. The relationship-building mechanic lets you interact with various classmates and townsfolk by helping them overcome various real-life issues. They also gave...
Top 10 Worst Side Activities
on February 27, 2015 at 06:00 PM
Everyone has come across a side activity in a game that they find infuriating. Whether they're out of place, overly long, or just poorly made, engaging with them feels more like a chore than a game. These are the 10 worst side activities, excluding "collectathon" style diversions, Game...
Persona 5 Wishlist
on February 16, 2015 at 12:04 PM
The recent Persona 5 trailer offered us the first substantial peek at the next evolution of Persona and it looks incredible. The trailer has tons of little details to glean, and the subsequent interviews have given us even more answers and questions to ponder. With all the new information, I’ve...
A Glimpse Into The Mind of Persona's Art Director
on July 18, 2014 at 05:00 PM
Atlus' Shigenori Soejima is best known for being the man behind the Persona series' art direction. The characters we see and worlds we inhabit are in part thanks to his talent and imagination. We had the opportunity to chat with Soejima and he talked about his creative process, his favorite designs...
Grind Time: The RPG Show: Episode 1 – Persona
on May 08, 2014 at 03:35 PM
Update: Did you miss our first episode? We've got you covered. We've included the full episode below. Original Story: I fell in love with role-playing games when I was young, and my devotion hasn’t faded. I love playing them, and I love interacting with community members and hearing their...
PS2 RPG HD Collections We'd Like To See
on April 22, 2014 at 04:45 PM
The PS2 era was a blast for role-playing game fans. We were inundated with RPGs, making it nigh impossible to keep up with every release. Unfortunately, the console RPG market hasn't been the same due to the high development costs on newer, more powerful consoles. Not all is lost, though. In the...
Perfecting Persona: How Atlus USA Bloomed
on September 17, 2013 at 02:00 PM
Atlus USA has become a go-to publisher for niche Japanese role-playing games, with Persona earning the company its reputation. The mature RPG franchise deals with heavy issues, centering on self-acceptance, and forces characters to confront their deepest fears. The true-to-life writing has earned high...
Time Sinks – Persona 3
on July 04, 2013 at 09:00 AM
In the PlayStation 2 era, role-playing games reigned supreme. It was nearly impossible to keep up, but I always finished off one and moved on the next seamlessly. Jumping from RPG to RPG started to take its toll. By 2007, it felt like I had seen it all, and RPGs weren't surprising me or doing anything...
Moments: Persona 3’s Junpei and Chidori
on May 03, 2013 at 12:30 PM
We often meet people who change our lives in some profound way. Perhaps they teach us something we didn't know about ourselves, force us to become a better version of ourselves, or maybe they show us what it means to put someone else first. Either way, once these people enter our lives, we're...
The Best RPG Characters To Hang Out With
on April 26, 2013 at 03:00 PM
I spend a lot of time in virtual worlds, but what always draws me in are the characters I explore them with. I find part of why I love role-playing games so much is the distinct personalities of these characters; they often become more than just images on the screen. Every so often while I play, I find...
Casual Chats: Why Party Bonding Matters In RPGs
on February 22, 2013 at 04:00 PM
Saving the world is a prime plot device used throughout video games. It makes sense; an innate desire to be a hero fills us all, and having the world’s fate in our hands is the best way to feel the thrill. I’m happy to be a savior, but I’ve found that I’m more interested in seeing...
Man’s Best Friend: Gaming's Top Canines
on February 12, 2013 at 03:25 PM
People love dogs for many reasons: they’re cuddly, loyal, and protective. Video game canines run the gamut from lovable to ferocious, to alien and able to wield ninja kunai. Here’s our list of some of the best video game canines. Blanca – Shadow Hearts: Covenant Without Blanca, Yuri...
Moments: Persona 3’s Sun Social Link
on November 12, 2012 at 05:41 PM
From the moment Persona 3’s main character summons his persona by placing a revolver to his head, the tale is filled with memorable events. But of all the experiences I’ve had in one of my favorite games, none moved me like the Sun social link. This is the epitome of everything Persona’s...
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