Aspyr has given a new generation of RPGamers an ideal opportunity to experience BioWare’s Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. While the combat very much feels like it was designed twenty years ago, the rest of the game stands strongly in an excellent port.
Welcome to the jungle, and the wetlands, also some deserts, plus mountains, forests, and caves too. There’s a lot of expeditions awaiting RPGamers, and all of them are appropriately curious.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is a remaster of one of the most divisive entries in the long-running series. Are the improvements enough to make this controversial entry shine brighter or is it doomed to stay a black sheep?
Teenage girls with memory issues lead the adventure in Blue Reflection: Second Light. Aside from some aspects that may feel improper to western RPGamers, the game is a solid second entry.
Shin Megami Tensei V demands players be patient, pay attention, and learn from their failures, but it’s never unfair. It balances the series’ difficulty with enough tools to make it accessible to franchise newcomers.
Based on its predecessor’s reception, RPGamers could be forgiven for being wary of The Caligula Effect 2. However, FuRyu and Historia have turned it into a very pleasant surprise.
SWERY has a reputation for insane, off-the-wall storytelling and The Good Life is no exception. Does the gameplay follow suit, or is it just a boring slog to go through?
Phil Willis jumps into Solasta: Crown of the Magister to try his hand at saving the world. Does this game roll high, or is it a critical fail?
What’s more fun than hanging out with your friends, stealing a magical sword, and escaping the Machine Devil? Pack some snacks, and fill up the gas tank, because this is a road trip worth taking!
Gamedec offers a richly imagined sci-fi world to become familiar with. However, an intriguing premise of investigating crime in virtual space struggles under the pressure of overwhelming player freedom.
Despite over a dozen releases in the series, Xuan Yuan Sword 7 will mark a first foray into a new world for many western gamers. DOMO’s ancient-China action RPG shows a lot of promise, but is not without its flaws.
Gloomhaven is the digital adaptation of the eponymous board game, including all the beloved aspects and adding new features. The battle system is great, but missions can become repetitive after a while.
The Amazing American Circus is not a title one would normally find in a card-battler. But is the premise too big for its execution? Peel back the curtain and see the performance within.
Lost Judgment is a sequel many of us have been waiting for. But was the rush to hit the worldwide release deadline enough to make it a standout title? We investigate where the game stands, and this review is called to order.
NIS America has released Phantom Brave: The Hermuda Triangle Remastered with the launch of Prinny Presents NIS Classics Volume 1. Questionable technical choices and lack of enhancements sully this port of the 2016 Steam release of the game.
Ember Lab’s first major release is 3D adventure title Kena: Bridge of Spirits. Though its gameplay has room for improvement, the excellent visuals and charm make it a title well worth playing through.
A welcome follow-up to the 2015 mobile title, Nexomon: Extinction shows improvement in many aspects. Despite the title, the series is far from dying out!
At the turn of the century, monster-collecting RPGs were a dime a dozen. Nexomon harkens back to early 2000s games, but does so in a visually pleasing and fun manner.
An unexpected remake of Actraiser has descended from the skies. Whether it can live up to the godhood of the original Super Nintendo release is certainly a concern.
Dragon Star Varnir has an interesting combat system yet tells an unbalanced tale. The root of the problem for this adequate turn-based JRPG is lacking a proper balance between presentation and substance.