Category: Impressions

Yakuza: Like a Dragon Impression

A brand new Yakuza game — complete with new protagonist, location, and combat — hits North America and Europe next month. RPGamer was given the opportunity to check out what lies in store in Yokohama’s Isezaki Ijincho district.

Black Legend Impression

Black Legend is Warcave’s new tactical RPG set in a 17th century-inspired cursed city called Grant. Exploring its alleys rewards with equipment and potential new allies, but cultists and monsters are lurking in the fog…

Gamedec PAX Online Impression

Gamedec is the latest title to follow the footsteps of other recent successful RPG/adventure hybrids. The PAX Online demo shows some glimpses of the world, and teases the beginning of an investigation.

No Place for Bravery PAX Online Impression

No Place for Bravery is a top-down action RPG following grizzled warrior Thorn on his search for his daughter Leaf. During PAX Online, RPGamer got to check out a demo and chat to developer Glitch Factory and publisher Ysbryd Games about the upcoming title.

Dreamscaper PAX Online Impression

Dreamscaper is a an action roguelite with narrative elements currently available on Steam Early Access. During PAX Online, RPGamer got the opportunity to check out its Early Access version and chat to developer Afterburner Studios.

Jack Move PAX Online Impression

So Romantic and HypeTrain Digital released a limited-time demo of sci-fi RPG Jack Move for PAX Online. Using pixel visuals with a cyberpunk touch, Jake Move includes many RPG staples and a promising story.

Core PAX Online Impression

Manticore Games’ Core is a game creation suite currently in open alpha. Creations made with it already cover a wide variety of potential genres, with RPGs very much included, as evidenced by the winners of a dungeon design contest and recreations of some well-known D&D players’ favourite memories.

New World Impression

Amazon Game Studios’ MMORPG New World is undergoing a previewing for the next ten days, giving those who pre-ordered the chance to check it out. RPGamer was able to get an early look at its PvP War mode and learn a bit more about the game.

Blightbound Early Access Impression

RPGamer was given the chance to check out Blightbound on Steam Early Access. It’s way too early to draw any real conclusions about the game, but it should offer some enjoyable action to those looking to hack through enemies with a couple of friends.