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Happy 30th Anniversary - Dragon Quest

Today, thirty years ago, Dragon Quest was released by Enix in Japan and quickly snowballed into a cultural phenomenon.

It’s simple design and mechanics would serve to inform later JRPGs on the NES such as Square’s Final Fantasy in 1987 (1990 for NA audiences). 1,907 more words


June 2016 JRPG Console Games I'm Dying For

June is a month that is totally going to break my bank. The games coming out next month are off the charts. Let’s take a look at my top picks shall we? 497 more words


JRPG, for a change of power

Despite having a limited importance on the market, JRPGs still maintain themselves in the spotlight. It is still the king of Japanese gaming : every manufacturer, publisher or developer wants its own JRPG to express their talent and influence. 961 more words


50 Hours into Mana Khemia

I started playing Mana Khemia back in September last year when I was still pregnant but after giving birth I didn’t have time as before to beat it. 439 more words


A Mini-Survival Guide to JRPGs

So I recently convinced some friends of mine to try a Japanese role-playing games (JRPG). Let me tell you, it was no easy task. It took a comparison of games they played in the past, and a pleasing price range to get them to consent. 1,490 more words

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Megadimension Neptunia V-II: Sights and Sounds

One of the most appealing elements of the Neptunia series for fans is its consistent and instantly recognisable aesthetic.

This is largely the work of artist Tsunako. 2,356 more words


New ‪StarOcean‬: Integrity and Faithlessness Stunning HD Trailers

The publisher released the “Depth of Gameplay” and “Kingdom of Trei’kur” trailers and spotlight videos for characters Anne and Emmerson during its latest “Star Log” livestream on Tuesday.  181 more words

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