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4 Anime That Would Make Great RPGs

So here's a quick list of some of my favorite anime that could have done pretty well as games.There's a lot of them too, and I'm struggling to not just say every fight in HunterxHunter.

Didn't Manage to Play the Final Nioh Demo? Have a Look at What You Missed

But players already had the opportunity to get a glimpse of the game through its demo, which is no longer available.In this article, we will only mention the elements of the game that we have confidence will be reflected in the final version.

The Banner Saga 3 Has Been Fully Funded - New Stretch Goal Announced

Following the announcement that The Banner Saga 3 would be Kickstarted, Stoic have confirmed that it is now fully funded -- less than 7 days after the original campaign began.Offering his thanks to the backers, Watson said: “We’re thrilled to have funded the Kickstarter in less than a week.

7 Best Bosses in the Dragon Quest Universe

To date, Dragon Quest has spanned ten titles (excluding spin-offs), and over the course of these games, heroes have had to battle countless enemies.Considered by some to be the toughest boss in the entire canon of Dragon Quest, Malroth (Shidor in the original release) is an absolute nightmare.

5 Mediocre Things in Pillars of Eternity That Must Be Fixed For Deadfire

As anyone who played Baldur's Gate or other Infinity Engine games from the 90s knows, Pillars of Eternity was a wonderful nostalgia-fest.With the announcement that Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire has blasted through its Fig target, the sequel is very much set for a return to Eora.

All the Feels: Does Story Really Matter in RPGs?

As RPGs have become incredibly popular, studios continue to look for ways to make them increasingly accessible to the masses.The main story forced you to learn about the world around you, sometimes in very time intensive ways.

Love in RPG's - How We Went from Epic Romance to One-Night Stands

Of course, while long-time RPG fans can get all nostalgic about the romance options from those earlier days, they definitely weren't perfect.Most notably, all three romance options for a male player character are beatiful elvish women.

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.

New Story Trailer for Torment: Tides of Numenera

Techland have just released a story trailer for the forthcoming Torment: Tides of Numenera and it looks very promising indeed.Whilst the background for your character has been discussed before -- as well as the game's possible antagonist -- the latest trailer summarizes the events leading up to your arrival in Torment succinctly.

Rolling the Dice: Do Modern RPGs Miss the Point of Team-Based Play?

A bunch of friends spending hours on end playing RPG games, sitting around the table with the box of cold pizza.From social point of view this was very similar to classic RPG evenings and nights.

Sex and the Shitty: Why RPGs Should Break up With Relationship Quests

If you've watched RPGs develop over the last twenty years, it won't have escaped your attention that the relationship dynamic has changed.But with Baldur's Gate II they were also responsible for bringing relationship quests to western gamers.

New Final Fantasy XV DLC Set To Release In March -- Featuring Gladiolus

At last, Final Fantasy fans have a better idea of what to expect for the forthcoming downloadable content and expansions to the Final Fantasy XV story." The FFXV game that everyone purchased on the game's original release date is still very much growing and evolving.

Western RPGs Have a Weight Problem We Should Really Talk About

These are two titles that like to put it under the guise of the aforementioned "strategy" department.The "logistics manager" job appeal doesn't apply to over encumbrance.

Runescape: One of The Best MMORPG Out There

It's a game that has been with us since our early teenage years, maybe even childhood for some.It's a game that's 16 years old, that's right, sixteen.