Bitmap Books has released a their largest book to date. This dedicated tome is tailor-made for those who love the JRPG, and provides an exhaustive overview of the genre, from the essential to the obscure.
Author: Pascal Tekaia
Quarter 3 proves to be the worst one yet for Pascal’s backlog adventure this year. Balancing work and home life can be tough, but YouTube content creators have turned into the biggest threats to his gaming time.
The Forgotten City started life as a fan-made Skyrim mod. Many changes and additions later, a fully fleshed-out standalone version has seen the light of day as its own choice-driven narrative adventure.
Rat prince Redgi is on a quest to reclaim his rightful kingdom. But the heir to the Rat Throne is by no means helpless, as a new trailer for the game proves with brutal efficiency.
Adding to its predecessor’s single-player campaign, Salt and Sacrifice is implementing a multiplayer system familiar to fans of Soulslikes. Guilds exist both to accost and aid others who are willing to have their worlds invaded.
Summer sales cause Pascal’s backlog to get a little tight at the waist. At least there’s some big-ticket names to cross off the list for the second quarterly update.
Kitaria Fables is an upcoming action RPG with an emphasis on providing optional farming and crafting gameplay. RPGamer had a chance to pick the brain of PQube’s Harrison Lewis, and take the game out for a spin.
RPGamer’s ad hoc Kickstarter Check-In feature returns for a look at an ongoing crowdfunding campaign. This edition features Brandon Braun’s adventure RPG Frogsong.
Horror survival RPG Chernobylite is nearing its PC launch, followed by console versions. A new announcement confirms that PlayStation 4 players will even be able to pick up a physical copy of the game.
When darkness emerges, two forces rise to meet it. In En House Studios’ upcoming fourth-wall-breaker, those two forces are the player and the protagonist, going on an epic quest together.
Death Trash looks a bit like a cross between Fallout and Dark Souls, but the actual game manages to carve out a far more unique niche for itself. Those looking for something light-hearted or casual, however, need not apply.
Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1 will bring tactical RPG Phantom Brave: The Hermuda Triangle to Nintendo Switch. The bundle will also contain strategy RPG Soul Nomad & the World Eaters.
Games launching with unfixed glitches can make or break them for players. But Glitched dares to explore how the games’ NPCs feel about their worlds falling apart at the seams.
Arboria has received a launch window as well as a temporary discount while still in Early Access. Players will be able to plumb the procedurally generated depths of Durnar beginning this August.
Batora is an action RPG about a normal girl saving the world. PC players can get a first taste of what the game offers by signing up for a closed alpha test this July.
Live aboard a lawless space station on the edges of interstellar space, as a corporate-owned human intelligence in an artificial body. Sleepers will wake up when the game releases next year.
Sci-fi survival horror RPG Chernobylite has received a full PC release date. Players can don their hazmat suits and pack their radiation trackers to enter the Pripyat’s Exclusion Zone in late July.
A release date has been announced for pixel-art action RPG Eldest Souls, detailing the backstory of a downtrodden humanity. The game will be available digitally late next month.
NACON released a character trailer for one of Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong’s three protagonists. Meet Leysha, a vampire and mother who wants nothing more than to protect her daughter.
RPGamers looking for a break from the serious business of RPGs will soon be able to have their cake and eat it too. BattleCakes is a game embracing the sweeter side of gaming, and it’s releasing later this year.