Posts Tagged ‘JRPG’

Review: Child of Light Ultimate Edition

by Nazih Fareson October 21, 2018
A little project from the Ubisoft Montreal team based on the same engine used for Rayman Origins, Child of Light is an adventure RPG game that was praised when it came out back in 2014 on most major consoles at the time. Now four years later, the team at Ubisoft thought it would be great […]

Review: Disgaea 1 Complete

by Sara Basmaon October 11, 2018
Disgaea 1 Complete is a definitive edition of one the legendary tactical RPG’s that wowed players 15 years ago when it first came out. Fans of the franchise will surely adore this remaster, as it has improved the game in every aspect, including visually showcasing the adorable quirky anime-styled characters of the game. Disgaea 1 […]

Review: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes Of An Elusive Age

by Mazen Abdallahon September 16, 2018
The JRPG is a genre which has probably had the hardest time in the era of modern gaming. As tastes evolve and kids flock to the new big thing, classic genres have been forced to adapt and evolve. Gameplay systems like turn-based combat seem antiquated now, and the storylines of JRPGs feel a bit restrictive […]


Review: Anima: Gate of Memories: Arcane Edition

by Nazih Fareson June 28, 2018
Born of a Kickstarter campaign, Anima: Gate of Memories finally launched back in June of 2016 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Now with the new kid on the block – the not so new Nintendo Switch – it’s time for this Action JRPG to finally land on the hybrid console as Anima: Gate of […]

Review: Ys VIII : Lacrimosa of DANA

by Nazih Fareson June 19, 2018
If you heard of Nihon Falcom in the past, then you probably know the franchise that made the Japanese developer and publisher famous for: Ys. An RPG series with over 9 different episodes since its start in the late 1980s is back at it with the latest opus in the West, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of […]

Review: Dark Souls: Remastered

by Nazih Fareson May 23, 2018
Editor’s Note: This review is mostly focused on the remastered and updated aspects of the original game on Xbox One X and Xbox One. This review will also be updated following the release and test of the Nintendo Switch edition, which will reflect on the overall score, and final verdict. The bane of our existence, the […]


Review: Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time

by Nazih Fareson May 18, 2018
After a movie, an anime series now dubbed in English, the little witch Akko from Little Witch Academi is finally ready for her own videogame. Available in Japan since November 2017, the game is finally landing in the West on PlayStation 4 and PC, developed by A+ Games and published by Bandai Namco. Considering how fun […]

Review: Battle Chasers: Nightwar

by Nazih Fareson May 16, 2018
Editor’s Note: Less than a year after the game’s original release and our review on Xbox One, this piece has been updated following the release of the game on Nintendo Switch, as well as the content updates that are available to all which reflects on the overall score, and final verdict. If you’re a comic book […]

Review: Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings

by Nazih Fareson April 12, 2018
Well known and loved in Japan, the Atelier series has always been a niche franchise, and returns here for a new adventure, with Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings. Available since last year in Japan only, the game is finally available in the West as of March 30th to conclude the […]


Review: The Alliance Alive

by Nazih Fareson April 6, 2018
Two years after The Legend of Legacy, FuRyu and Cattle Call are back with another traditional JRPG, which in a way is the spiritual successor to the first game, known as The Alliance Alive exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS. Just like the first game, The Alliance Alive includes known names in the JRPG industry, such […]