Square Enix’s latest disappointing announcement about Dragon Quest VIII on the 3DS’s Japanese exclusivity has us thinking, “Do they even care?”
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The TFtGS team talk about the crown jewel of 16-bit RPGs, Final Fantasy VI. Everything from the game’s use of branching and open narrative paths, bevy of memorable characters, and superb soundtrack are all covered.
A look at how Shin Megami Tensei IV is a great example of a large, well-told JRPG that justifies its length and scope. As a long time Shin Megami Tensei fan, I’ve always loved the style of storytelling within the series, the way mythology is pulled in, and the serious tone it almost always takes with itself.
Mugen Souls Z tries to overcome its flaws with a simple, but solid combat system and enthusiasm. Does it succeed?