Atelier 25th Anniversary Trailer commemorates classic JRPG series and hints at a new title

Lent Marslink, Reisalin Stout, Fi, Klaudia Valentz, Tao Mongarten from Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & The Secret Fairy.

The long-running Atelier series oozes charm with its many likable characters and light-hearted stories. It also encourages players to collect objects in the game world primarily for alchemical, cooking, and item-crafting purposes. All these elements have proved popular with JRPG fans and have helped bolster the longevity of this series.  Atelier Marie: The Alchemist of … Read more

River City Girls Zero release date and details confirmed by Japanese trailer  

Misako and Kyoko appear in an anime scene from the game trailer.

Arc System Works recently dropped a Japanese trailer of River City Girls Zero — and it’s pretty sweet! But now you may be thinking, didn’t this title come out for the Nintendo Switch already? Indeed it has and published by WayForward in Western territories on February 14, 2022.  Interestingly, the Nintendo Switch version has yet to hit … Read more

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R launch trailer, key visual, and voice staff revealed

An in-game scene featuring Jotaru Kujo and Star Platinum from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battler R.

An action-packed launch trailer of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle R has just hit! Developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment, the upcoming fighting game will release worldwide on September 2, 2022. However, some regions will have access to the game a day earlier. So don’t be surprised if you see reviews and … Read more

Melty Blood: Type Lumina Summer Update patch details and release date confirmed by message video

Illustration of Shiki Tohno and Arcueid Brunestad from Melty Blood: Type Lumina.

Melty Blood and 2D fighting game fans have many reasons to rejoice! French Bread and TYPE-MOON have confirmed the date and details of the Melty Blood: Type Lumina Summer 2022 update. The popular fighting game will receive a patch — free of charge — which will add two additional playable characters, character stories, and battle … Read more

Soul Hackers 2 trailer 4, new key visual confirms English release date

Milady, Ringo, Arrow, and Saizo appear in a scene from Soul Hackers 2.

The much-anticipated Soul Hackers 2 has a new trailer showcasing more of this visually-stunning JRPG that combines cyberpunk and supernatural themes. It premiered on the Japanese YouTube channel of Atlus on August 5, 2022, providing a brief overview of the main characters, demons, villains, battles, and exploration within the game’s world. However, this trailer came out … Read more

The Legend of Heroes: Kuro no Kiseki II – CRIMSON SiN release date, soundtrack preview, character details, and voice staff revealed

The key visual of The Legend of Heroes: Kuro no Kiseki II – CRIMSON SiN.

Nihon Falcom, the prolific JRPG developer, has announced the release date of The Legend of Heroes: Kuro no Kiseki II – CRIMSON SiN. The hotly-anticipated sequel will hit the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 game consoles in Japan on September 29, 2022. At this point, Kuro no Kiseki II is a Japanese and Sony exclusive, … Read more

Fate/EXTRA Record Trailer 2022 from Wadarco Exhibition in Tokyo now online

Saber charges up the Aestus Estus in the Fate/EXTRA Record game currently in development.

The long-anticipated Fate/EXTRA remake finally receives an action-packed trailer that has stunned fans! TYPE-MOON studio BB, the developer behind this dungeon crawler, initially showed it at Wadarco Exhibition. And this was part of an art exhibition of the Fate series that began on July 21, 2022, at Matsuya Ginza, Toyko.  Fortunately, series fans not present at … Read more

Record of Lodoss War Chronicle release date and list of RPG titles confirmed by Project EGG trailer

Etoh, Parn, Ghim, Deedlit, Slayn, and Woodchuck are the heroes that appear in Record-of-Lodoss War Chronicle.

Record of Lodoss War Chronicle, a collection of classic RPGs based on Ryo Mizuno’s fantasy series — will shake fans to their core! Japanese game publisher, D4 Enterprise, released a trailer showcasing select titles from the series via their Project EGG channel on July 29, 2022.  Furthermore, they announced the official release date for the … Read more

Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent English release date confirmed for 2022 by trailer

Key artwork of Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent featuring Alex and the various classes of characters.

Classic strategy RPGs are an acquired taste, but Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent aims to charm even those most jaded gamers.  It’s an upcoming title by Acquire, the Japanese developer and publisher responsible for AKIBA’S TRIP First Memory, OCTOPATH TRAVELER, and Samurai Gaiden KATANAKAMI. Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent will come out in Japan on … Read more