Rising Star Games Bringing “Exciting Action-RPG” SADAME To West

As we reported last week Rising Star Games were set to announce a new JRPG this week and they've done just that. The game in question is action JRPG Ichi-sengoku-dan SADAME. The company will be publishing the game in Europe and North America for the Nintendo 3DS. The game is coming to the European Nintendo eShop on 25 … Continue reading Rising Star Games Bringing “Exciting Action-RPG” SADAME To West

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Square Enix CEO Says They’re Working On ‘Surprise’ New Console JRPG

Yosuke Matsuda, the president of Square Enix, has teased fans by stating that the company is busy working on a surprise new console JRPG. The new JRPG will be released for the company’s fiscal 2015. Whether it's a new IP or an existing franchise such as Dragon Quest remains to be seen, but it's certainly interesting … Continue reading Square Enix CEO Says They’re Working On ‘Surprise’ New Console JRPG

IGN Reviews Bravely Default, Awards It With An 8.6

IGN has reviewed Square Enix's Bravely Default for the Nintendo 3DS and has given the game an 8.6 out of 10. IGN praises the game's risk-reward battle mechanic, from which the game gets its title, the  strategic elements of the game, which include the job system, the art style, and the "splendor" of the world. … Continue reading IGN Reviews Bravely Default, Awards It With An 8.6

If You’ve Ever Wanted To Feel Up Girls Using The 3DS Touchscreen, Here’s Your Chance

In the new prison break RPG Ages of Amazones by Arc System Works, players will get the chance to use "Factor Liberation Mode", which involves rubbing scantily clad rival girls after you've defeated them, using the 3DS touch screen. Doing so allows the player to unlock the next dungeon. There is also something called the … Continue reading If You’ve Ever Wanted To Feel Up Girls Using The 3DS Touchscreen, Here’s Your Chance

Edge Of Eternity Launches Kickstarter With Wii U Among Planned Console Releases

Midgar Studio has launched a new Kickstarter campaign for Edge of Eternity, a self-described "J-RPG with an old school turn-based combat system". Although Edge of Eternity began its life as a project for smartphones, tablets, and PS Vita, Midgar Studio has since expanded its platform goal to all of the major next-gen consoles, with Wii … Continue reading Edge Of Eternity Launches Kickstarter With Wii U Among Planned Console Releases

Wii U Getting PC Title Death’s Apprentice In 2015

Independent developers BGG Productions and BioGamer Girl have announced that their JRPG-inspired Death’s Apprentice for PC will be coming to consoles. The title will launch in 2013 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, but Wii U’s verion will arrive two years later (2015). The game’s standard edition will cost $59.99, and its Limited Collector’s Edition can … Continue reading Wii U Getting PC Title Death’s Apprentice In 2015

Square Enix To Reveal Dragon Quest X Wii U Details At TGS

Dragon Quest X for Wii launched in Japan on August 2nd, but we don't know much about Wii U's version of the game; we've only heard that it is totally fun and extremely beautuful. Square Enix, the game's developer and publisher, has confirmed that details regarding the Wii U version will be shared during this … Continue reading Square Enix To Reveal Dragon Quest X Wii U Details At TGS

Wii U GamePad “Works Best” For JRPGs

The Last Story lead designer Takuya Matsumoto feels that the Wii U GamePad's interface "works best for browsing and arranging information" in JRPGs. For example, thanks to its many features, the Wii U GamePad can be used as a device to locate a monster's weak spot to help understand battlefield conditions on a second screen. The … Continue reading Wii U GamePad “Works Best” For JRPGs