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Phantasy Star Gaiden

The early Phantasy Star series had a complicated history when it came to their non-numbered games. When Sega deemed a Phantasy Star project important enough to become part of the main story, they were capable of making… 1,889 more words

PlayStation 2

Phantasy Star Gen. I Review

A bright, polished, and fun remake that retro RPG gamers should definitely take for a spin, but those unfamiliar with the series might be turned off by what’s under the hood, an engine that still has that 80s feel. 820 more words

RPG Retrospective: Looking Forward By Looking Back

Final Fantasy XV will be in stores next week, undoubtedly the largest RPG franchise debut of any role-playing series in years. It’s been one of the genre defining series of my generation since the debut of Final Fantasy I on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in 1987. 972 more words


Phantasy Star Adventure

Regular readers will no doubt know how much I’ve come to enjoy the Phantasy Star games since I’ve started writing these blogs. What makes them stand out? 1,228 more words

PlayStation 2

Phantasy Star III: Generations of Doom

The original subtitle for PSIII in Japan was “Successors of Time.”

Purple Rain II: A Prince for All Generations


PUBLISHER: Sega… 1,815 more words


Phantasy Star II Text Adventures

Note: For consistency’s sake, I’ll be using the characters’ Japanese names throughout this review.

For everything I liked about Phantasy Star II, I have to admit that characterization wasn’t its strong suit. 1,670 more words

PlayStation 2