Octopath Traveler: Wayfarer’s Edition Unboxing (RRPG Reviews)

From the minds that brought about the Tenchu franchise, Acquire teams up with Square Enix and Nintendo to bring forth a new Japanese Role-Playing game. Now, Octopath Traveler pays more of an homage to JRPGs of old like the early Final Fantasy games, and Dragon Quest! Of course, RRPG could not pass up on the opportunity to get the game’s own collector’s edition, so he is coming out to do an unboxing of that! Please enjoy the unboxing of this special, and please leave feedback on its content or the…

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The Geek Fighters See About E3 2018!

The Geek Fighters have done a lot within the past month hyping up the gamer’s version of Christmas, E3! However, E3 2018 came off like a lukewarm and mediocre experience when compared to the previous years that we have covered the event. Yet, we will grade the various press conferences and the whole event, nevertheless! Joining FighterXaos, RRPG, and 16bitjeff is Hero Club’s Wheelchair21 and MetalNinja, who add an optional input on the event too.   Now, just how hit-and-miss was E3 2018 when compared to all the previous E3’s…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Dragon Quest XI Western Release Details!

Square Enix has finally released details on when Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age¬†will be released. In addition, the information regards how it will on systems, like the PlayStation and PC. Furthermore, it will be the first mainline installment of the Dragon Quest IP to come onto PC since both, Dragon Quest Heroes 1 & 2. Seeing as how we are not getting the 3DS version in the West, as we are getting the Switch version instead, I set the record straight because we need to realize that…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Square Enix Starts a New AAA Development Studio?!

Yeah that is right, Square Enix is looking to take globalization with their games, more seriously, as they open up a brand new game development studio; one that focuses on creating AAA games along with innovative gaming experiences that are aimed and targeted toward gamers on a global scale. Believe it or not, it is actually being lead by Final Fantasy XV director; Hajime Tabata. What does this all mean? Does it mean that he is on the road to work on newer IPs outside of the Final Fantasy brand?…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Another FF15 Universe Game is Shutting Down

An unlucky victim who is shutting down its service by June 2018 is King’s Knight: Wrath of the Dark Dragon on iOS and Android. There were four games that released on smart devices to commemorate the Final Fantasy XV Universe. Now, only half of the games are alive, while the other half are going to go kaput and be out of service. Justice Monsters Five is available in Final Fantasy XV since one does not have to necessarily download the game. Yet, why isn’t something like A New Empire or…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Level-5’s 20th Anniversary Game Teased!

That is right, as it looks like Akihiro Hino himself already has a solid plan for what his company’s next, big title after Ni no Kuni II is going to be! Ever since Level-5 has entered the video game mainstream after the release of Dark Cloud at the turn of the century, the company has been a powerful force; with releasing some high-quality games that range from many different platforms throughout several, different generations of consoles and handhelds.   Now, in a recent interview through 4Gamer with Tekken series head…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Monster Hunter: World Prototype Details at GDC 2018!

Monster Hunter: World’s own director and the Senior Manager of Global Production at Capcom were in attendance and held a panel at this year’s Game Developer’s Conference. Since the game has been doing strong justice for Capcom, both sales-wise and financially, Yuya Tokuda and Peter Fabiano talked about the game in its prototype stage. They claim that when it was in its prototype stage it helped to shape the direction, quality, and speed of development that the team aimed at in this game’s creation. By looking at the vision they…

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RRPG Side-Quests – CD Projekt Red’s Big 2017 Financial Results!

All I can say for CD Projekt Red’s financial performance from last year is, “WOW!” Their fiscal year results and the amount of sales that The Witcher franchise has made for the developer and publisher has become a massive hit. It is to the extent that they may or may not want to keep going with more adventures for Geralt of Rivia. For what was considered a huge magnum opus for the company when the game released back in 2015, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has become their most profitable…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Ys VIII has a Western Release Date for Nintendo Switch!

Not only will Ys IV: Memories of Celceta release on Steam this Summer, but the latest edition of Adol Christin’s adventures will arrive on the Nintendo Switch this June. In addition, both games will release in all territories around the world. It has been a long time since a mainline Ys game has released on the Nintendo platforms, but could it be under the risk of failure! That is because most of the other games, whether they are old or recent, have appeared elsewhere. RRPG thinks not since the Nintendo…

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RRPG Side-Quests – A New Indie RPG is Announced!

The name of this game is called “Rise of the Third Power,” and it is a new role-playing game made from RPG Maker. Its development began all the way back in the year 2000; being inspired by 1930s Europe, players will be able to recruit and journey with eight playable characters to take down a corrupt and power-hungry tyrant. Stegosoft is the name of the developer and publisher who is working on this game for Steam at the moment. Yet, I do imagine that other platforms like PSN, XBLA, Nintendo…

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