Whatboy Games’ Trials of Fire is a tactical deck-builder with ratling alchemists, shouty warlords, and pointy witches — to say nothing of the villains. Remember to stay hydrated; fatigue is no good for anyone.
At PAX West, RPGamer’s Mystiana Rulean and Krystal Rulean were able to chat to Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers’ art team lead Takeo Suzuki and main scenario writer Natsuko Ishikawa. The topics include the game’s connections to the rest of the series and the challenges creating new races.
PAX has come and gone, but its legend lives on in a head-to-head with Hannah Flynn, communications director for Failbetter Games. Roving reporter Zach’s interview contains all the news we choo-choo-choose to print about Sunless Skies, inspirational interns, and complicated canon.
Indivisible is just a few weeks away from launch on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. RPGamer’s Zach Welhouse was able to join Ajna and her allies for a bit of platforming and combat at this year’s PAX West.
There’s no need to adjust your monitor. Cosmic terror and body horror are coming. Welcome to your doom: World of Horror.
After some years in development, Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin is at last getting close to release. RPGamer’s David McBurney was able to check out the game’s combat at this year’s PAX West.
After being woken from his underground slumber, Skellboy is arriving on Nintendo Switch this December, before heading to PC, Mac, and Linux next year. RPGamer’s David McBurney was able to try some body part swapping with the heroic skeleton at this year’s PAX West.
Alluris imagines a fantasy world where all complicated decisions can be broken down into one fundamental question: swipe right or left? Zach Welhouse swiped the chance the play the game at this year’s PAX West.
Zach wouldn’t last one minute in New Koza, what with the guns, double-crossing, and loud music. It’s a good thing Playism is producing a game that lets him live vicariously.
Pixel artist Picogram and tunesmith Graham Nesbitt team up to create a world where you will believe a grape can be a hero. Zach Welhouse confirms this tough lil’ fruit won’t cry when he gets hurt — he won’t even let out a little whine.
We’re back from PAX and have forty impressions to share with you. We got a cat, Peter’s getting a baby, Kelley’s getting a vacation, Alice got a ring, and Alex got Musou-ed.
A tactical RPG tie-in to a Netflix series was one of E3’s more unexpected announcements. At PAX West, RPGamer’s David McBurney was able to see how The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics is shaping up ahead of its release later this year.
Colourful action adventure RPG Sparklite is coming to PC and consoles later this year. Anna Marie Privitere was able to check the game out at PAX West, collecting many Beats in the process.
Aeon’s End is a tabletop game where four mages aim to protect a city from an attacking Nemesis. The game is getting an adaptation for PC and mobile, and Anna Marie Privitere was able to check the adaptation out at this year’s PAX West.
Island-based adventure farming sim Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands coming to PC and consoles next month. Anna Marie Privitere was able to spend a little bit of time in its archipelago at PAX West and find out what the game is all about.
Love Conquers All Games’ newest title, Get in the Car, Loser! follows a group of ladies as they embark on a road trip to defeat an ancient evil. Anna Marie Privitere was able to grab a seat and join them for a portion of the trip at PAX West.
After releasing for PC, Mac, and Linux earlier this year, Arcade Spirits is coming to console in early 2020. Anna Marie Privitere was able to check out the upcoming Switch version and deal with the difficulties that come from hosting a children’s party at PAX West.
UnderMine puts players in the role of a lowly peasant tasked with venturing underground looking for valuable loot. Anna Marie Privitere got to spend a bit of time the game’s caverns at PAX West.
Bravery Network Online is a new entry in the battle RPG sub-genre, with players forming their own team of fighters to take on others. Anna Marie Privitere was able to try out a demo at PAX West and reported back her time with it.
Spiritfarer is an upcoming afterlife-themed simulation adventure. Anna Marie Pritivere was able to check out the game at PAX West ahead of its planned launch next year.