A Chinese studio is developing an RPG with a similar graphical style to Square Enix’s HD-2D titles called Codename: Wandering Sword. Along with it’s cozy graphics, the game sports multiple combat styles, and is set in ancient China.
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Like a literal shadow drop, retro RPG Shadow Madness is being brought to a modern platform. The game will be heading to PC via Steam later this month.
Ryan Radcliff and his retro Backloggin’ report concludes 2021 with a RPG completion bang! The Random Retro RPG Wheel looks to continue to spin well in 2022…and beyond!
Ryan Radcliff and his retro Backloggin’ report return to detail the second four month stint of the yearly progress. The Random Retro RPG Wheel has produced countless memories, both fond and embarrassing.
The debut trailer for Shining Force: Heroes of Light and Darkness has dropped and the game will have a new story that brings familiar faces from the series into the fold. The game is expected to release in 2022.
A free update adds a bunch of new modes and gear to the PC version of action RPG Ender Lilies. Console players will have to wait a little while longer before the update reaches them.
Metal Slug Tactics, which was revealed during this year’s E3, is heading to Nintendo Switch in 2022. The pixelated run and gun shooter classic goes tactical in the series’ latest entry.
A new Shining Force game has been announced, though scant with details. Shining Force: Heroes of Light and Darkness will launch worldwide early in 2022 for mobile devices
Achilles: Legends Untold will allow players to take control of the famous Greek warrior. Hopefully his heels will be heavily guarded when the game releases on PC via Steam early in 2022.
Hell in space, or rather while orbiting Jupiter, is what awaits RPGamers in ChaosForges’ Jupiter Hell. The turn-based shooter RPG with permadeath mechanics comes out in early August on PC, Mac, and Linux via Steam.
Harvest Moon: One World is heading to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S in August. Players can look forward to collecting resources, building their farm, and exploring the world in the latest entry in the farming simulator series.
Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for Rinwell, a magic-wielding character from the upcoming RPG Tales of Arise. The game is set to launch in September for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.
Dangen Entertainment and Lunic Games’ Evertried will put players in the afterlife to conquer a mysterious tower. The rogue-lite RPG is set to release later this year, with a demo currently available via Steam.
Time-jumping RPG Cris Tales is now available. Join Crisbell as she battles against an evil empire while jumping between timelines in the past, present, and future.
Pixel action RPG Eldest Souls is coming out next week, with a new trailer giving players a hint of what to prepare for. RPGamers can expect plenty of death as one lone warrior fights against the Old Gods.
Kemco and Limited Run Games are collaborating to release physical copies of Alphadia Genesis. PlayStation 4 and 5 versions will be sold from Limited Run Games’ website.
Link is ready to soar among the clouds once again as The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is set to release tomorrow. The game jumps onto Switch systems for a new audience and comes with new features.
The latest game in the Super Robot Wars series is launching this October, including a worldwide PC release. The popular super robot strategy RPG series celebrates its 30th anniversary with a new title and plenty of mechs to excite its fans.
A trial version for Monster Hunter Stories 2 is available to download on Switch today. Those who play the trial version will be able to transfer their save data over to the full game when it releases in July.
Knights in the Nightmare is being remastered and heading to Switch and mobile devices in Japan later this year. The game focuses on fallen heroes looking to reclaim their fallen kingdoms after receiving a second chance.