RPGamer Round-Up: August 7 – August 14
Welcome to the latest edition of RPGamer’s round-up column, where we look back at some of the articles that we have posted over the previous week. This article is designed to give reminders of some interesting content and stories that our readers might have missed.
Square Enix and Lancarse’s The DioField Chronicle offers a rare real-time strategy RPG. RPGamer was able to get an early look at the game’s demo, which is available now.
There are a great many books in this world: Some are magic, some mundane. At least a few of them must be on the topic of good game design, but Michael Baker finds that Book Quest likely doesn’t come up in them.
The first title update for Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is available now. Capcom provided plenty of details about what it contains.
The latest Neptunia title is heading west. Neptunia: Sisters vs. Sisters will release on PC and PlayStation consoles early next year.
Another sports RPG is coming soon. Soccer Story is planned to hit PC and consoles later this year.
- Soul Hackers 2 Gets New English Trailer, Launch DLC Detailed
- New Soul Hackers 2 Japanese Overview Trailer Released
Atlus released new trailers for Soul Hackers 2. In addition, the company provided further details on the game’s launch DLC.
Square Enix held another Final Fantasy XIV Letter from the Producer presentation. It includes the reveal of the trailer and release for Patch 6.2, Buried Memory, plus a look at the new content it contains.
Team17 and BKOM Studios announced a September release date for Sunday Gold. The point-and-click, turn-based adventure RPG has a free prologue available on Steam.
Grinding Gear Games revealed its latest Path of Exile expansion, Lake of Kalandra. The developer also announced that ExileCon is returning in 2023.
Other Selected Stories
- The DioField Chronicle Demo Available Now
- The Ascent Prepares for a Cyber Heist
- Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II Physical Release Announced
- Dragon Quest Treasures Treasure Hunting Detailed
- Pineapple Works Publishing Of Blades & Tails
- Marvel’s Midnight Suns Delayed
- Metal Slug Tactics Pushed to 2023
- Thymesia Switch Cloud Version Announced
- Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom Japanese Date Announced
- Temtem Trailer Shows Full Release Features
- Tower of Fantasy Gets Pre-Launch Videos
- Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling into Darkness Overview Trailer Released
- Gotham Knights Puts Spotlight on Red Hood
- Trinity Trigger Gets Demo Feedback Trailer
- Star Ocean: The Divine Force Character Trailers Introduce Albaird, Elena
- First-Person Action RPG Raidborn Gets Gameplay Trailer
- The Legend of Heroes: Kuro no Kiseki II Gets New Japanese Trailer
- New Release Round-Up (August 11, 2022)
This week’s Q&A Quest subjects include Live A Live and Xenoblade Chronicles 3. We also discuss The Legend of Heroes and classic Falcom games.
Chris is not an automated phone system. Josh has been delayed until 2023. And Kelley gets cases for her Star Wars cases.