Was yesteryear too difficult on this challenging duology?
Can readers judge this book by its cover?
Back in the 1990s, a savage console war between Nintendo and Sega raged on. To compete with Mario, Sega introduced Sonic. And to compete with Fire Emblem, Sega introduced Langrisser. Much like Fire Emblem, Langrisser is a series of Strategy Role-Playing Games. However as Fire Emblem has only grown in popularity, Langrisser has continued to fade into obscurity. Despite finding recent success in mob...[Read More]
Since it launched last year, the Nintendo Switch has begun replacing the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita as the home of handheld Role-Playing Games. With publishers like Atlus, Koei Tecmo, and NIS America switching gears to the new Nintendo, it is only a matter of time before the Switch’s RPG library may rival even that of the DS family. Continuing a summer of enhanced RPG ports, NIS Ameri...[Read More]
Last year, NIS America published one of the very first Touhou Project titles released in the US: Touhou Genso Wanderer. Rather than featuring bullet hell gameplay like most of the main series found in Japan, Touhou Genso Wanderer is a roguelike roguelite in the vein of Spike Chinsoft’s Mystery Dungeon series. Just over a year following its original release, Touhou Genso Wanderer -Reloaded- h...[Read More]
Three short years ago, Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, and its sequel Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair, was released and took the PlayStation Vita by storm. With their tragic story, quirky design, and unforgettable characters, both entries thus far have been Game of the Year contenders on their own. While the recent spin-off title, Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls, made great use o...[Read More]
Third time’s a charm. After 3 long years since the last main game reached these shores on PlayStation Vita, the third Danganronpa is finally here!