News Archive: May 2012
Date Update
05/31/12 Botanicula Review
Amanita brings us more cute things.
05/30/12 The Witcher Developer CD Projekt RED Announces Cyberpunk
As in, based on the pen-and-paper RPG called Cyberpunk.
05/30/12 The Legend of Heroes: Zero no Kiseki Evolution Hit With Delay
Want to hear Lloyd and Elie banter in full voice this August? Too bad.
05/30/12 Unchained Blades Exiv Announced
The sequel to Unchained Blades will be coming to 3DS and PSP this fall.
05/30/12 New Little King's Story To Be Told In North America
However, it will be a download-only title.
05/30/12 Of Orcs And Men Trailer, Screens
Lots of angry green creatures inside.
05/30/12 Final Fantasy: Dimensions Announced For iOS
What oh what could it be?
05/30/12 Diablo III Review
There are three Diablos?! Do I have to fight them all at once?
05/30/12 Larian Studios Announces Divinity: Original Sin
First screens, art and video clip.
05/30/12 Harvest Moon 3DS Announced For North America
No, not last year's 3DS title. This one is A New Beginning.
05/29/12 Demon's Souls Servers To Stay Online
At least, for the 'forseeable future.'
05/29/12 Shin Megami Tensei IV Announced For 3DS
Which means that no, Strange Journey wasn't SMTIV.
05/29/12 A Tour of Dragon Quest X: Puku Land and Ogleed
I'm not sure either place is somewhere I'd personally want to vacation...
05/29/12 CD Projekt RED Teases New RPG
Looks like Cyberpunk. I LOVE CYBERPUNK!
05/29/12 Monsters, Mounts and Marriage Candidates in Rune Factory 4
More marvellous material has materialised! ...Oh, and a gallery update too.
05/29/12 Random Encounter Episode 44b - The Guild Wars 2 Interviews
After some editing blunders and corrupted files, we get these to you!
05/29/12 Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland Review
Derek likes it. Quite a lot, in fact.
05/29/12 New Nayuta no Kiseki Trailer
And a new character revealed!
05/29/12 Atelier Ayesha: Of Battle and Event Videos
That's one video of each!
05/29/12 RPGFan Soundtracks Presents: Patrick Gann's Atelier-Palooza!
I can't pronounce it, but I can drown you in music from it.
05/27/12 RPGFan Soundtracks Update
The power of three!
05/25/12 Videos: Meet Sol Trigger's Villains
Meet Istvan and Littler.
05/25/12 Watch Persona 4: Golden's Colourful Opening Movie
I do mean colourful.
05/25/12 Here's Twelve Minutes of Generation of Chaos 6
Lots of gameplay and battling.
05/24/12 Mass Effect 3: Rebellion Multiplayer DLC Announced
05/24/12 Report: 38 Studios And Big Huge Games Staff Laid Off
Amalur, we hardly knew ye.
05/24/12 Atelier Ayesha Gameplay Movie, Screens
Two new characters introduced.
05/24/12 Ys Origin Out On Steam Next Week
Here are some screens and an official website.
05/24/12 Tokitowa Screens Added
A look at both personalities and the gift system.
05/24/12 Diablo III Breaks PC Sales Records
Connection errors didn't seem to deter a lot of people.
05/23/12 CD Projekt RED Has An Announcement... Next Week
And no, it's not a Smurfs game.
05/23/12 Digimon World Re:Digitize Screens, Trailer
There's even a Tekken crossover! Well, it IS Namco here.
05/23/12 Bravely Default: Flying Fairy Gameplay Video
Proof that Square listened to fan feedback of the demo.
05/23/12 Kingdom Hearts 3DS English Screens Added
Welcome to La Cité des Cloches and the Country of Musketeers.
05/23/12 Quest For Glory Giveaway Winners!
Oh boy, Oh, boy, who could it be?!
05/23/12 Marvel Heroes Announced
First trailer for the MMO action RPG.
05/22/12 Star Wars: The Old Republic Update 1.3 Is About Allies
New video and screens look at upcoming features.
05/22/12 Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition Announced
Welcome to Isla de la Muerta.
05/22/12 Krater Preview
A new RPG coming to you from Sweden.
05/22/12 Next Tales Game: Artwork, Teaser Video
We don't have a title, but it sure is pretty.
05/22/12 Plan Your Battles In Etrian Odyssey IV
Well, sort of.
05/22/12 Nayuta no Kiseki Details, Screens
On gear crafts, seasons, skills and more!
05/21/12 Final Fantasy XIV Review Update
It's been a year, but Stephen H. is back with an update on Square's MMORPG.
05/21/12 Torchlight II: Hands-on Preview
Some reading while you're experiencing Error 37.
05/20/12 Rune Factory 4 Media Added
New characters - again! How big IS this cast?
05/19/12 Generation of Chaos 6 Gallery Update
Super Sting's first game comes out in Japan next month.
05/19/12 Project X Zone's Cast Grows, New Screens
If Chun-Li and Morrigan aren't enough to entice you, then I don't know what to tell you.
05/19/12 Sol Trigger Already Delayed In Japan
But to make up for it, a demo will be out this summer.
05/18/12 Tales of Graces f Gets A Special Edition... In Europe
Of course, they have to wait until August for it.
05/18/12 Borderlands 2 Gets Two Limited Editions
Pricey and pricier, plus a pre-order incentive inside.
05/18/12 Pokémon Black & White 2 Promo Video
Possibly the most awesome thing I have ever seen.
05/18/12 Resonance Pre-Orders Begin On GOG.com
Old-school adventure is an exclusive for the DRM-free distributor.
05/17/12 The Walking Dead Game: One Million Episodes Sold
Second episode out soon, and an iOS version sometime this summer.
05/17/12 Persona 4: Golden Clips, Screens
And a closeup with Rise's interesting new Persona.
05/17/12 GOG.com & RPGFan Quest For Glory Giveaway
More retro giveaways? You bet!
05/16/12 Another Heroes of Ruin Multiplayer Trailer
A bit of everything.
05/16/12 Square Enix Announces Kingdom Hearts 3D Collector's Edition
It's time for the Mark of Mastery Edition.
05/16/12 Pokémon Black & White 2 Media Added
A look at Aspertia City, the Pokemon World Tournament area, and more.
05/15/12 Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland Delayed By One Week
Hold off on your item synthesis for a few days.
05/15/12 South Park: The Game Delayed to Q1 2013
You have a long way to wait for Obsidian's adventure to Colorado.
05/15/12 Bravely Default: Flying Fairy Screens Added
A look at the job changes, the battle system and more!
05/15/12 Hyperdimension Neptunia V Dated For Japan
Late summer for this sort-of-80s-revival.
05/15/12 Game of Thrones Review
Time to visit the world of Westeros.
05/15/12 New Class of Heroes Opening Clip
It's animated and happy; what did you expect?
05/15/12 Here's A Ten Minute Kingdom Hearts 3DS Trailer.. In English!
Have they ever kept this game's trailers short?
05/15/12 Rainbow Moon Screens Added
Eastasiasoft's PSN RPG due out soon.
05/15/12 Final Fantasy XIII-2 Lightning DLC Trailer
Several pieces of content due out tomorrow... and hopefully here, too.
05/14/12 Analogue: A Hate Story Review
After a bad visual novel, Neal reviews a better one.
05/14/12 Legend of Grimrock Review
We go back to the old-school with Grimrock.
05/12/12 Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance Pre-Order Bonus
Rare monsters!
05/12/12 The Transformation of Tokitowa's Heroine
I'd have thought the red-haired version would have been tougher...
05/12/12 Hyperdimension Neptunia V's New Goddess
Her name is Iris Heart, and apparently she was big in 1989.
05/12/12 European Record of Agarest War 2 Deluxe Edition
I love getting one up on America. ...Is this the wrong place to say that?
05/12/12 Higurashi When They Cry Review
Neal reviews the doujin visual novel and most certainly cries.
05/12/12 First Official Trailer of Nayuta no Kiseki
Plus a new character and the box art!
05/12/12 Opening Video For Atelier Ayesha
And it's quite different from the usual perky openings of the series.
05/11/12 Gemini Rue Review
Because we always need more games inspired by Blade Runner.
05/11/12 CD Projekt RED Working On "RPG In A Brand New Setting"
According to some job postings, of course.
05/11/12 Hack, Slash, Loot Review
Andrew tackles an Indie Roguelike.
05/11/12 Ash II: Shadows Chapter 1 Review
SRRN Games returns - is their Konami-published sequel worth it?
05/11/12 RPGFan Game of the Month: April 2012
Oh boy, Oh, boy, what could it be?!
05/10/12 Persona 4: Golden Screens
How about a bug-catching game and Rise's new Persona?
05/10/12 Dragon's Dogma Ur-Dragon Event Announced
Kill a big dragon, earn things.
05/09/12 Sol Trigger Videos
Meet the hero, the villain, and others.
05/09/12 Tokitowa's Princess Has Two Personalities
Well, that explains the title.
05/09/12 RPGFan Soundtracks Update
100% whole-wheat and full of other healthy stuff!
05/09/12 Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Gets A Budget Version In Japan
With all the extra DLC, an easy mode and more monsters.
05/09/12 Record of Agarest War 2 Limited Edition Announced
And yes, it really does come with a blowup doll.
05/08/12 Video: Etrian Odyssey IV's Mapping System
And.. wallpapers?
05/07/12 Imageepoch's Sol Trigger Dated For Japan
Late August is the date - but will this, too, make it out west?
05/07/12 Phantasy Star Online 2 Screens Added
The open beta is coming up soon.
05/07/12 Dragon's Dogma Demo Preview
There's just a couple of weeks until launch...
05/07/12 Random Encounter Episode 44
That Guild Wars 2 Episode.
05/06/12 New Rainbow Moon Trailer
Eastasiasoft's PSN SRPG has finally gone gold!
05/05/12 Legend of the Time Star Wants to Make You Feel Warm and Fuzzy
A (potential) upcoming retro-styled action RPG that harks back to 16-bit gaming.
05/04/12 The Elder Scrolls Online First Trailer, Screenshot
It's not much, but it's a glimpse. A quick one.
05/04/12 XSEED Announces Localization of Ragnarok Odyssey
We're ready for more Vita RPGs.
05/03/12 Dungeons & Dragons Online: Menace of the Underdark Media Added
Various monsters and Eveningstar in the spotlight.
05/03/12 Pokémon Conquest English Media Added
A little more on how the battles - and warlords - work.
05/03/12 The Elder Scrolls Online Announced
Just a few details, with much more to come soon.
05/03/12 New Details About Nayuta no Kiseki's World and Cast
Star Garden and Seram respectively.
05/03/12 New DLC Pack For Dungeons of Dredmor
And... it's free!
05/03/12 Tales of Innocence R Import Review
Are you ready for more Tales? Maybe you shouldn't be...
05/03/12 The Little Battler eXperience: Baku Boost Trailer
It's... explosive.
05/02/12 Rune Factory 4 Screens
Of married doctors and airships.
05/02/12 Atelier Meruru Hands-on Preview
Time to make some potions.
05/02/12 Persona 4: Golden Comes To North America In Fall 2012
Is anyone out there surprised? No? Okay.
05/02/12 Grand Knights History Localization Cancelled
North America will not see Vanillaware's pretty PSP title.
05/01/12 New Class of Heroes Trailer, Gallery Added
Series abandons its dungeon-crawling tradition.
05/01/12 More Final Fantasy XIII-2 DLC Screens, Art
Lightning, Moogle costumes, and more outfits!
05/01/12 Etrian Odyssey IV Trailer
Lots of gameplay.
05/01/12 Project X Zone Media Added
The newest batch of characters are added to an already long list.

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