RPGamer Round-Up: Mar. 24 – Mar. 31

Welcome to the latest edition of RPGamer’s newest column, where we take a quick look back at some of the articles we’ve posted throughout the week. This article is designed to help give reminders for some interesting editorial content and stories that our less regular visitors might have missed.


Editorial Content

Eternity: The Last Unicorn is meant to bring back the flavor of PlayStation-era action RPGs. Pascal Tekaia provides his thoughts on whether that endeavour was successful.

Getting a second lease on life, The Caligula Effect returns with an updated remake for multiple platforms. Jeffrey Wardon dives into Metaverse-Es and reports back on some of the new options available.

The Princess Guide is a new title from Nippon Ichi Software that puts players in the role of a mentor to young royals.

RPGamer’s Mike Apps is at PAX East this week. His first dispatch is an interview with Beamdog’s Trent Oster, accompanied by some quick thoughts on his time trying out Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition on Switch.

Major News

Larian Studios has announced a new title in the Divinity series, planned for release later this year. Though it acts as a sequel to Divinity: Original Sin II, Fallen Heroes heads back towards the strategic side of the franchise.

Gearbox has at last unveiled Borderlands 3, with more details are expected in the next week. Meanwhile, the first game is coming to more platforms, and the Handsome Collection gets some Ultra HD textures.

After announcing that it was working on a new Sakura Wars title last year, Sega has officially unveiled the series’ revival. The new game doesn’t have a title yet, but is planned for release in Japan this year, before coming west in 2020.

Nihon Falcom has opened its official website for Ys IX: Monstrum Nox. New reveals include a couple of the game’s characters and navigation abilities, as well as some extra tidbits on the game’s setting.

A new tease for P5R reveals the title Persona 5: The Royal. Anyone hoping for further details will have to wait another month, though there is a hint at a potential new character.

Nippon Ichi Software has announced a new title. Coven and Labyrinth of Galleria is a follow-up to Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk and set to be released in Japan in a few months.

1C Entertainment and RuneHeads have announced new title Conglomerate 451. The cyberpunk dungeon-crawler combines its traditional grid-based combat with XCOM-style squad management.

Additional Selected Stories


Q&A Quest takes a week off for PAX East but the RPGCast returns for another episode. Josh and Kelley join Chris and Anna to discuss what they’ve been playing and all of the week’s RPG news.


Alex Fuller

Alex joined RPGamer in 2011 as a Previewer before moving onto Reviews, News Director, and Managing Editor. Became Acting Editor-in-Chief in 2018.

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