RPGamer Round-Up: August 28 – September 4

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.


Editorial Content

Ska Studios returns with its follow-up to action RPG Salt and Sanctuary. Pascal Tekaia finds the game while pleasingly treads familiar ground, it features an unnecessary innovation that feels shoehorned in.

Major News

Square Enix announced the third title in the card-based Voice of Cards series from senior members behind the Drakengard and NieR teams. Voice of Cards: The Beasts of Burden launches later this month.

The shared Kickstarter campaign for Wild ARMs and Shadow Hearts spiritual successors Armed Fantasia and Penny Blood has begun. Unsurprisingly, it’s off to a swift start and has already passed it’s initial goal.

FuRyu’s take on the Mana series is heading west. XSEED Games and Marvelous are bringing action RPG Trinity Trigger to North America and Europe early next year.

Following the release of the game’s conclusion last month, Nintendo and Cygames announced the shut down date for Dragalia Lost. Players have three months to finish everything they want to.

Digerati and Conradical Games’s The Outbound Ghost is launching for PC in a few weeks. The game will also be making its way to consoles later in the year.

Ocean Drive Studio’s Lost Eidolons has a release date. The tactical RPG will launch on PC next month, with an Xbox Series X|S release to follow in early 2023.

Studio Trigger’s animated series set in the world of Cyberpunk 2077 has a launch date. All ten episodes will be available to watch later this month on Netflix.



Other Selected Stories


This week in Q&A Quest, we discuss the Embracer Group continuing to eat companies. We also discuss the reasons behind the demise of Sony’s Japan Studio.

Kelley hoards all the PS5s. Chris needs a build for the “I’m Bad” playstyle. And Josh gets treatment for his cat’s demon tapeworm.


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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