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RPGamer Round-Up: August 11 – August 18

This week’s RPGamer content is led by a review for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 and an impression of Attack on Titan 2: Final Battle. The latest RPG news includes a release date for Doraemon Story of Seasons and more Pokémon Sword and Shield info, alongside several announcements and trailers.

Shenmue III Trial Version Announced

PC backers of Shenmue III will soon be able to get their hands on a stand-alone trial act before the game’s full release in November. Like the PC release, the trial version will be an Epic Games Store exclusive.

Stranded Sails Signature Edition Announced

Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands is an adventure farming sim coming digitally to PC and consoles later this year. Those wanting a fancy physical edition instead can now pre-order one for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.

More Pokémon Sword and Shield Battle Options Revealed

The 2019 Pokémon World Championships are happening this weekend, with The Pokémon Company using the opportunity to provide more details about Pokémon Sword and Shield. The details include some online battle options, and new items and abilities to make tactical use of.

Oninaki Gets Another Batch of Daemonic Videos

Square Enix has some more Japanese gameplay videos for Oninaki ahead of its release next week. This set of videos introduces the Daemons Izana, Lucica, Gavod, and Aisha.

Attack on Titan 2: Final Battle Impression

The narrative fueling Attack on Titan is engaging and action-packed enough to make a game adaptation worth checking out. But does this foray into humanity’s desperate struggle against its monstrous adversaries manage to nail down the dynamic fluidity of its action set pieces?

Kickstarter Check-In: Beloved Rapture

RPGamer’s ad hoc Kickstarter Check-In feature returns for a look at another ongoing crowdfunding campaign. This edition features Rapturous Studio’s SNES-inspired fantasy RPG Beloved Rapture.

Aerial Combat RPG The Falconeer Announced

The Falconeer is an ocean-world fantasy aerial combat RPG from Wired Productions and Tomas Sala. The game, which puts players in the role of an airborne warrior, is planned for release next year.

Digital Store Weekly Round-Up (August 15, 2019)

This week’s new releases are headlined by Grandia HD Collection and Rebel Galaxy Outlaw. Meanwhile, there’s another week of PlayStation summer sales, with some new deals available on other storefronts.

The Dark Eye: Book of Heroes Announced

The Dark Eye series has a history spanning thirty-plus years. A brand new adventure is heading to PC, looking to encapsulate the world of Aventuria for modern audiences.

Rebel Galaxy Outlaw Out Now on PC

Rebel Galaxy’s prequel is now available on PC. In addition to the game, developer Double Damage Games released a 40-minute gameplay video that introduces all of its major elements.