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Indie Hand-Drawn Handmade RPG Latest on Xbox Game Pass

We’re now in a gaming era where exclusive games are a setback, released broken, overpriced, and not delivering on what they promised. But, it’s happening more and more, and gamers … Continue readingIndie Hand-Drawn Handmade RPG Latest on Xbox Game Pass

NIS America is Raising Prices on its PC Catalog

Yes, you read the headline correctly. Although streaming and online services such as Netflix and Playstation Plus are no strangers to the occasional price hike, it’s unheard of for the prices of … Continue readingNIS America is Raising Prices on its PC Catalog

Poison Control is the Shooter/RPG Hybrid with Franchise Potential

NIS Interactive may be best known for the Disgaea franchise, among other tactical role-playing games. However, the team isn’t afraid to step outside of this genre, as proven by the recently rereleased Prinny games. … Continue readingPoison Control is the Shooter/RPG Hybrid with Franchise Potential

Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

Suppose I’ve learned anything at all about my favorite genre over the years. In that case, it’s that smaller developers love to experiment with it. Pairing the platformer with other genres is … Continue readingPlatforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

A Look Back At The Super Famicom

Turkey day is right around the corner, but that’s not the only thing worth celebrating this week. The Super Famicom turned 30 on November 21. While you probably know me … Continue readingA Look Back At The Super Famicom

Two Taiko Adventures to be Localized for Switch in Time for the Holiday Season

The sixth generation of consoles (PS2, Gamecube, Xbox) was great for reasons that went beyond heightened processing power and more expansive software. Developers were more comfortable in sending over localized … Continue readingTwo Taiko Adventures to be Localized for Switch in Time for the Holiday Season

Brawler/RPG Hybrid Astral Chain is one of the Switch’s Sleeper Hits

You probably know Platinum Games due to their work on the acclaimed Bayonetta series, and although director Hideki Kamiya has assured fans that the third installment hasn’t become vaporware, we probably won’t … Continue readingBrawler/RPG Hybrid Astral Chain is one of the Switch’s Sleeper Hits

Paper Mario: The Origami King Combat System Revealed

  In not-so-Nintendo fashion, word of a brand new Paper Mario title practically fell from the sky just a few weeks ago. Dubbed Paper Mario: The Origami King. This next … Continue readingPaper Mario: The Origami King Combat System Revealed