What started as a humble feature running solo has now blossomed into a foursome of RPGamer staff each trying to blast their own backlog. In this introductory post, you can learn a little more about this year’s backloggin’ crew, their backlog, and how each will be tackling their pile of games.
Author: Anna Marie Privitere
Need to figure out where to ease into Ys? This guide has you covered, laying out the series in its entirety and a trio of starting games to tackle.
Not sure where to start tackling a massive backlog? Here’s six tips that have worked for one of our site owners to help increase the number of games she’s finishing every year.
Adventure Corner returns for another look at a title not usually covered by the site, but which may be of interest to our readers. In this edition, Anna Marie Privitere controls the news in Headliner: NoviNews.
Our new Where to Start series is seeing a second entry with one of the forefathers of the genre. Whether you’re a newcomer, returning fan, or veteran, there are Dragon Quest titles for you!
The Atelier series is now a sprawling empire of over thirty titles. Whether you’re totally new to the series or returning from the PS2 era, we answer the ever-important question of a well-established series: where to start!
Trails of Cold Steel III gives RPGamers their first chance to play the series on Nintendo Switch. Anna Marie Privitere finds out how the Switch version of the game holds up in comparison to its original PS4 release.
An Ancient Evil, The Mage, and…Solitaire based combat? It’s weird, and yet, it works.
When two people bump into each other at a park over eight years ago, it kicks off a chain of relationships that will intertwine in unexpected ways. Half Past Fate provides an interesting twist on the classic visual novel in both form and function.
A game that’s designed around failing shouldn’t be interesting, and yet this one manages to pull it off with style.
What do a 90s actress out of a job, a floating CRT monitor, and picross puzzles have in common? Naturally, it’s murder mysteries.
When your little brother is bored and cooped up in the hospital, what’s a guy to do besides make a video game for him? The latest Adventure Corner looks at the Apple Arcade title Takeshi & Hiroshi.
Guildlings is a unusual episodic RPG that tasks players with thinking outside the box, outside their phone, and sometimes outside of reality.
Coffee Talk takes up the mantle of visual novel slash beverage service. Is it worth staying for a cup?
Savy is missing, and best friend Lina is on the case. Taking on the role of one of the last human cab drivers, Neo Cab dives into multiple mysteries, while ferrying around a vibrant cast of characters, one trip at a time.
With the recent launch of Apple Arcade, a slew of RPGs and Adventure titles have arrived. Does Tangle Tower stand out in a sea of new offerings?
Colourful action adventure RPG Sparklite is coming to PC and consoles later this year. Anna Marie Privitere was able to check the game out at PAX West, collecting many Beats in the process.
Aeon’s End is a tabletop game where four mages aim to protect a city from an attacking Nemesis. The game is getting an adaptation for PC and mobile, and Anna Marie Privitere was able to check the adaptation out at this year’s PAX West.
Island-based adventure farming sim Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands coming to PC and consoles next month. Anna Marie Privitere was able to spend a little bit of time in its archipelago at PAX West and find out what the game is all about.
Love Conquers All Games’ newest title, Get in the Car, Loser! follows a group of ladies as they embark on a road trip to defeat an ancient evil. Anna Marie Privitere was able to grab a seat and join them for a portion of the trip at PAX West.