RRPG Side-Quests – New Details on Octopath Traveler!

Octopath Traveler looks to be an amalgamation of both Final Fantasy with its job class system and SaGa Frontier with multiple main protagonists to choose from. Seen as what could be a sleeper, or a smash hit for both Nintendo and Square Enix, Octopath Traveler looks to satisfy the appetite of those who enjoyed Japanese role-playing games during the 16-bit and 32-bit eras in gaming. Since there are a few more months until the game’s launch in the West, new details are still coming out leading up to its release.…

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RRPG Side-Quests – The Soul Burns Strong for the Witcher!

Geralt of Rivia has been announced as a guest fighter for Soul Calibur VI which is coming sometime on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC this year. This game marks the fourth time a character from a Western franchise hits the scene for Bandai Namco’s weapon-based fighting game! Personally, I have not played any of the Witcher games, but I know how top-tier and high-quality that the games deliver on; especially for the recent game in its third installment. RRPG is happy to see a character from a Western…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Final Fantasy Fighters Incoming!

Vayne Carudas Solidor from Final Fantasy XII will make his appearance as Dissidia Final Fantasy NT/Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade’s first DLC fighter. The game itself has currently arrived to arcades, but will release late-April on the PlayStation 4. In addition, we get an update on Noctis Lucis Caelum for Tekken 7, because we see what the character will present to the gameplay as a DLC character and when it releases. However, the release is a lot sooner than fans actually think! Now, even though RRPG is not that big into…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Final Fantasy VII Remake Job Posting & Progress Update!

Many of us are wondering just how far along is the Final Fantasy VII Remake in terms of its production? From the listing of this new job posting, it looks like there is more in store for this game as we thought; because Square Enix is looking to boost the game’s quality by a substantial amount. Is this game still slated to be a PlayStation 4 release, or is it intended for its successor? RRPG delves into this topic with much-needed thought because of this concerns surrounding this newly discovered…

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RRPG Side-Quests – Valkyrie Profile is Coming to Smartphones!

To be even more specific, Valkyrie Profile’s PSP re-release is making its way onto iOS and Android for this Spring in Japan. Now, do I think it is coming to the West? Yeah, it should eventually be released here in North America. Do I see Valkyrie Profile being re-released onto Steam sometime late? Yes! I have a gut feeling that we will eventually get this game on smartphones and on Steam. In addition, I do raise points as to why smartphone gaming is a viable gaming platform and why Square…

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RRPG Side-Quests: Game Development in HD is Much Faster for Square Enix?

Square Enix’s 2nd Business Division had many deadlines to meet in its production of Final Fantasy XV and its DLC; these deadlines were set to ensure the game, and its supplementary content would release on time. In a recent interview Fumitsu magazine, the developers at Square Enix believes they managed to meet their deadlines due to the improvements when using High Definition. Now, if it is the case then why is the 1st Business Division under Yoshinori Kitase’s leadership experiencing issues on the Final Fantasy VII Remake? Either way, here…

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RRPG’s Side-Quests: Nier Automata’s Final Secret to be Revealed?

According to an interview on Weekly Famitsu Magazine, the folks at Square Enix and PlatinumGames say that Nier Automata sales have met the publisher and developer’s expectations! However, there is one final secret that has yet to be revealed. In addition, it is a secret that no one has currently found within game! Now, I wonder what that could all mean, but whatever it is will surely surprise all of us. Other than that, let us talk about it for this edition of RRPG’s Side-Quests!   Follow me, RRPG on…

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RRPG’s Side-Quests: Riku’s Look & Figure in Kingdom Hearts III

It is hard to make out what Riku looks like in Kingdom Hearts III from the trailers thus far. However, the animation model/ design would eventually be revealed by Square Enix in the form of an upcoming new figure series. It is surely an interesting marketing ploy from the company; especially when it is for one of its long-awaited releases from a beloved series! Never the less, join RRPG in this inaugural episode of his new series that is essentially a spiritual successor to RRPG Two-Cents, where viewers will see…

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RRPG’s Golden Sun Retrospective

Hero Club presents RRPG’s Golden Sun Retrospective!   Golden Sun was born from the minds of Hiroyuki Takahashi and Shugo Takahashi; the brothers that would be famous for originally conceiving the Shining franchise of video games for Sega platforms. However, they parted ways with the company to form an endless partnership with Nintendo. From there, Camelot Software Planning would be in charge of all Golf and Tennis games that would have Mario and company’s appearance slapped all over them. Yet, Camelot would also create an original franchise where they retraced…

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Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – Special Edition Unboxing (RRPG Reviews)

From one world to another, the time for JRPG fanatics to take an adventure through another world within the Xenoblade Chronicles franchise has finally arrived! Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is the next game from the creative and royal mind of Tetsuya Takahashi as he continues his streak of creating Nintendo’s own Final Fantasy games done from Monolith Soft. Yet, before taking a dive into the world of Elysium where Titans being over a sea of clouds, check out RRPG unbox the Special Edition! Song in background: Colony 9 (Xenoblade Chronicles) –The…

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