While Fire Emblem: Three Houses seems to finally be put aside by most folks, a few are still learning the dangerous pitfalls of gift giving. As usual, cats and Robin Williams are discussed. Then someone pre-orders Pantsu Hunter and someone else tries to shove CDs into an iPhone to get monsters.
The very first Monster Hunter game, released for PlayStation in 1997, is coming to new platforms in Japan. As those new platforms do not include a disc drive, players will be summoning monsters using a custom database rather than CDs.
The PC version of Wizardry: Labyrinth of Lost Souls has suffered another delay. Due to licencing difficulties, XSEED Games will not be able to release it until early next year.
Takuto Maruki will join the cast of Persona 5 Royal as a student advisor. In addition to his role as a counselor at Shujin Academy, he also acts as a Confidant under the Consultant Arcana.
Krafton Game Union has announced an October release date for dungeon-crawling RPG Mistover. The company also revealed a PlayStation 4 version, which will launch alongside its previously-announced PC and Switch versions.
Tokyo RPG Factory’s action RPG Oninaki is out now on PC, PS4, and Switch. A launch trailer introduces its main characters and shows a bit of combat.
After a year of Early Access exclusivity on the Epic Games Store, Supergiant Games’ newest title will be making its way to Steam. A new sale is also available, celebrating the studio’s tenth anniversary.
The Battle Arena will match the Killsquad bounty hunters against waves of seemingly unending foes. The rewards only get better the longer they can survive.
Acquiesce and obey, human. Friend Computer has approved the following message: Paranoia: Happiness Is Mandatory is going to release this October.
Sega recently held another Japanese livestream for Project Sakura Wars. The presentation introduced Arthur and Lancelot from the London Combat Revue, as well as mascot character Gekizou-kun.
Shenmue III received a new trailer at this week’s Gamescom. The video shows some of the arcade mini-games as well as a bit of martial arts combat.
This week’s new releases are led by Oninaki, Remnant: From the Ashes, and Yakuza 3. Meanwhile, there are plenty of new sales for RPGamers to peruse.
Star Renegades got a new gameplay trailer at Gamescom showing off its new “2DX” graphical style. The sci-fi roguelite is currently set to release in the spring of next year.
NIS America has released a new trailer for The Alliance Alive’s upcoming remastered release. The video shows off some of the systems that can aid players in combat.
Link’s Awakening is only a month away so Nintendo is ready to show off a big portion of the game. See the run-up to the game’s Angler’s Tunnel dungeon.
Switch owners can now play through the opening portion of the Luminary’s tale thanks to a free demo. The Switch version of Dragon Quest XI also put in an appearance at Gamescom, where Nintendo showed off nearly half an hour of gameplay footage.
Monster Hunter: World got a new Iceborne-focused developer update highlighting some new monsters and features. There was also a new trailer focusing on the Everwyrm Velkhana and news of a collaboration with Horizon Zero Dawn.
Garden Story is an upcoming adventure RPG putting players in the role of Concord, the newly-appointed village guardian. Players will need to help him make friends and deal with the mysterious Rot affecting the island.
As part of its appearance at this week’s Gamescom, Nintendo is holding a set of streams for upcoming games. One of those games highlighted is PlatinumGames’ Astral Chain, which received plenty of gameplay footage.
The third part of the Trails of Cold Steel series is set to release in October. NIS America debuted a trailer highlighting some of the challenges Rean will face in his new instructor role.