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.
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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.
As a prelude to our annual awards, which as usual should hit at the end of January, the RPGamer staff picked out many of the upcoming titles that they are most looking forward to. We hope you enjoy reading about our most anticipated games, and please let us know which ones you are most excited for.
Sam Wachter is back with her final backloggin’ update. Find out how many games she completed, and her final thoughts.
We play games for their story, graphics, and music, but what games do we play when we need a pick-me-up? Erik, Ryan, William, Zack, Cassandra, and Andy each picked a game that made them feel good and wrote about it.
After a nine-year run, the Nintendo 3DS finally ceased production this year. We look back at some of our favorite RPGs released on the handheld and invite readers to share theirs.
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!
Sam Wachter is back with another backloggin’ update. Did she complete more RPGs in the summer or did she fail miserably? You be the judge!
Welcome to the end of everyone’s favorite monthly gameathon, #JRPGJuly. Let’s see how folks finished out the month and if they were successful in completing their game of choice.
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!
It’s Week 4 of #JRPGJuly! Let’s see how the staff progressed in their chosen games this week, shall we?
The summer is heating up and so is JRPGJuly! Let’s see how week 3 worked out for the RPGamer crew.
The second week of #JRPGJuly is in the books. Let’s see how things are progressing for the RPGamer staff with their chosen games.
The first week of #JRPGJuly is in the books. Let’s see how things are starting out for the RPGamer staff with their chosen games.
Welcome to Backloggin’ the Year, a feature that discusses the challenges and excitement that comes with working through your backlog. In this quarterly feature, Sam Wachter goes on a journey to pare down her gaming backlog.
Happy #JRPGJuly everyone! The RPGamer crew is back for another round of Chic Pixel’s annual celebration, and we are here to share what staff are going to be playing this month!
Itch.io’s newest bundle challenges racial injustice, inequality, and police brutality against Black people. With so many games included, it will take some time to explore. It’s a good thing we’re here to help.
The home computer has had an interesting roller-coaster ride alongside consoles through the rise of today’s gaming industry. The CRPG Book is an indispensable resource for everyone from hobbyists to historians, covering over 400 games.
Whatcha Playing is back to round up the games the staff played in March and April. Dragon Quest III, Trails games, Trials of Mana, and Persona 5 Royal were among the many vying for staff gaming time as we stayed indoors during the lockdown.
We reach the end of our RPGs of the Decade spectacular with the top ten from our staff-wide voting. We hope that everyone enjoyed reading both the full results and our staff members’ personal lists, and hope to hear from you about your favourite titles from the previous ten years.