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The Best of Professor Layton

The Best of Professor Layton

“Every puzzle has an answer,” says a certain top-hatted gentleman, and the Professor Layton series gives you hundreds of puzzles to find the answers to. But the Professor Layton games have more to offer than just a mental challenge, since their puzzles come in the context of intriguing, ... »

Hidden RPG Gems on the Nintendo Wii

Hidden RPG Gems on the Nintendo Wii

We’ve talked about some of the best RPGs on the Nintendo Wii, but as with all systems, some great games fly under the radar. If you think the Wii doesn’t have a lot of standout RPGs, here are a couple people often overlook. Fragile Dreams: Farewell Ruins of the Moon Fragile Dreams is an ... »

Will We Ever Get The World Ends With You 2?

Will We Ever Get The World Ends With You 2?

The World Ends With You is an action RPG developed by Square Enix for the Nintendo DS. It came out in 2008 and seemed perfectly designed to receive a sequel… a sequel which fans are still waiting for. With a unique combat system designed to make use of the DS’s two screens, and a twistin... »

Top 3 RPGs on the Nintendo Wii

Top 3 RPGs on the Nintendo Wii

The Nintendo Wii was home to some excellent RPGs, and all of them are playable on your Wii U. Let’s take a look at three of the greatest RPGs the Wii has to offer. 3. Super Paper Mario When it came out, Super Paper Mario was somewhat controversial among Paper Mario fans, because it wasn’... »

After 30 Years, Where Will Castlevania Go From Here?

After 30 Years, Where Will Castlevania Go From Here?

It’s hard to believe, but the Castlevania series has been around for 30 years now. On September 26, 1986, the first Castlevania game came out in Japan. In the 30 years since then, the series has grown considerably, with dozens of entries. One of the most iconic is Symphony of the Night, which ... »

Hidden RPG Gems for the Nintendo DS

Hidden RPG Gems for the Nintendo DS

Like the Nintendo 3DS, the Nintendo DS has its share of hidden gems. The DS was home to many excellent RPGs like the port of Chrono Trigger, numerous Pokémon games, and The World Ends With You. As such, they tend to overshadow some of the lesser-known games. Let’s take a look at two hidden RPG... »

Dragon Quest X Could Be Localized With Fan Support

Dragon Quest X Could Be Localized With Fan Support

The majority of the numbered Dragon Quest games are single-player turn-based JRPGs, but Dragon Quest X is a notable exception. It’s an MMORPG that so far has only been released in Japan, but that could still change. In Japan, Dragon Quest X was released for a wide variety of systems: the Wii, ... »

Xenoblade Chronicles vs. Xenoblade Chronicles X

Xenoblade Chronicles vs. Xenoblade Chronicles X

A few questions often accompany two of Monolith Soft’s RPGs. “Should I play Xenoblade Chronicles or Xenoblade Chronicles X?” and “If I enjoyed Xenoblade, will I like Xenoblade Chronicles X?” are two examples. A different title might have helped avoid confusion about Xen... »

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