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Granblue Fantasy review - An older style of JRPG made fresh on mobile

And Granblue Fantasy definitely stands out.It'll feel like no time before you learn the ins and outs of Granblue Fantasy's job class system and it will be great.

Mobile is eating the JRPG genre whether you like it or not

I certainly never did, considering the genre's popularity on the Super Nintendo, PlayStation, and PlayStation 2.I don't like it, you probably don't like it, but there is no stopping the money train that is F2P monetization.

Persona 5 gets a new trailer, a Japanese release date, and a showing at E3

Today, ATLUS has released a new Persona 5 trailer.The new trailer ultimately reveals a September 15 release date for Japan.

Aksys Games to release Shiren the Wanderer 5 this Summer

Developed by Spike Chunsoft, the adventure continues in the fantasy world of feudal Japan for the PlayStation Vita.The series tells the story of a ronin, Shiren, and his talking weasel companion Koopa as they search for legends and secrets.

Wild Arms 3 rides on to the PS4 May 17

The PS2 JRPG Wild Arms 3 will be available for the PS4 on May 17.Recently, via the PlayStation Blogcast, it was revealed that Wilds Arms 3 will be released on May 17.

Valkyria: Azure Revolution's demo is meet with criticism, gameplay to change as a result

Recently, the developers of Valkyria: Azure Revolution have announced that the player responses to the game's demo have been largely negative.The demo was available with the Japanese release of Valkyria Chronicles Remastered in February.

I Am Setsuna is Almost, Pretty Much, Sort Of a New Chrono Trigger

If the world was just then Square Enix would have continued making Chrono Trigger games since before they added the Enix to their name.We get teased with a re-release or potential sequel every few years but nothing really notable has come out as an actual continuation of Chrono Trigger or Chrono Cross.

Dragon Quest Heroes II Promises Big Battles, Bigger Fighters

Square Enix's Dragon Quest Heroes was an action-packed nostalgia bomb for longtime fans of the JRPG franchise.For the upcoming sequel, Square Enix hopes to improve on the core gameplay that drew fans in.

Nordic Games to Showcase Their "Big Four" RPGs at E3 2016

With a mix of medieval simulations, RTS/RPG mash-ups, Post-apocalyptic wastelands where Sci-Fi meets Fantasy, and a love letter to classic Japanese RPGs, Nordic's lineup is shaping up to have something for fans of all types of RPGs.The Guild 3 allows players to create their own economic dynasty in a medieval setting.

I Am Setsuna wants to bring back old school JRPGs

I Am Setsuna, published by Square Enix and developed by Tokyo RPG Factory, is setting itself up to be the modern return to the classic staples of the RPG genre.The developer has managed to acquire some notable talent, featuring character designs by Toi8, a notable Japanese artist whose portfolio includes that of Attack on Titan, Full Metal Alchemist, and even the 2012.

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Debuts New Trailers for Protagnosits Itsuki, Tsubasa, and Touma

Meet Itsuki, Tsubasa, and Touma, along with their Fire Emblem inspired Mirages in their new English trailers.Itsuki acts as the main protagonist and kind-hearted leader of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE's cast.

A Certain Point of View: Why There Aren't More 2D RPGs in the West

But what about 2D Western RPGs?With the exception of indie experimentations such as Undertale, the Western RPG genre is flooded with large 3D open world.

5 JRPGs You Should Play Instead Of Tales Of Berseria

Why should that stop you from playing other games though?If you make a list about JRPGs to play this one should always be there.

Can't Play Tales of Berseria? Try These Tales of Games Instead

So, if you haven't played Tales of Berseria yet (for whatever reason), here are some of the best games the franchise has to offer -- and that you can play right now.Okay so this one isn't exactly a good one that deserves your attention.

Dandy Dungeon is One of Mobile's Real "Must Play" RPGs

If you read the above game titles and got excited even a bit, you should probably just skip reading this article and move onto downloading Dandy Dungeon.The story aspect of the game is absolutely charming, and it's a huge part of the flavor of Dandy Dungeon.

6 JRPG Series' With Unique Game Mechanics

While they may still have their grinding and turn-based battles, they provide some new gameplay mechanics that bring something fresh and unique only to their series.In addition to the mechanics, the game provides class changes aswell which allow for alot of replayability and customization for your units.

Has the Evolution of the JRPG Come to a Grinding Halt?

While Final Fantasy XIII evolved the formula the most, it was met with backlash from the community and mixed reviews due to linearity.A pioneer of JRPG gameplay, the Final Fantasy series continues to break the mold and redefine the genre.