News Archive: June 2018
Date Update
06/30/18

Ys VIII for Switch Gets a Patch Schedule

Also, some PC patch news too.
06/30/18

The Banner Saga Trailer Contest Now Open

Show off your creative skills for a chance to win big!
06/30/18

Square Enix Answers Questions About Dragon Quest Series, Final Fantasy VII Remake

Answers is used very loosely in this case.
06/30/18

Our Favorite Features: Part Four ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature

One last batch of features in our month-long celebration.
06/30/18

Octopath Traveler Prologue Demo Impressions

Am I a bad person for wishing this game ALSO would get an "Octo Expansion?"
06/29/18

E3 2018: Show Awards & Editor Awards

The best of the best! According to us, anyway.
06/29/18

RPGFan Music: Idol Death Game TV ~DREAMSONGS~

Sing 'till you drop dead! Yay!
06/29/18

XSEED Announces New Otome Game, London Detective Mysteria, for PS Vita and PC

Playable at Anime Expo 2018!
06/29/18

Patch #4 For Steam Version of Chrono Trigger Available Now

See what's new in this ever-improving port.
06/29/18

Witness the Power of the Atom in New Fallout 76 Video

Standing on the edge of the crater, like the prophets once said.
06/29/18

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Gets New Story Trailer, Backer Demo Now Available

Hopefully we're looking at a Kickstarter success story.
06/28/18

Retro Encounter 142: Mass Effect Part II

If you thought Elcor Hamlet was bad, just wait until you see Elcor Titanic!
06/28/18

Yuji Horii Will Be Attending Anime Expo 2018

The creator of Dragon Quest will be on hand for autographs.
06/28/18

New Trailer Introduces Players to C.A.M.P. in Fallout 76

We built this city on a bombed-out hole.
06/28/18

E3 2018: Indivisible Hands-On Preview

Mix Metroid and Valkyrie Profile in large bowl. Add a dash of Skullgirls aesthetic. Blend. Enjoy.
06/27/18

E3 2018: Valkyria Chronicles 4 Hands-On Preview

Hold your fire...there's a dog on the battlefield!
06/27/18

Tetsuya Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts III's Development Process, Gummi Ships, and More

Things are coming along nicely, it seems.
06/27/18

E3 2018: Hands-On With Five Upcoming NISA RPGs

From lost children to labyrinths, and more.
06/26/18

E3 2018: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Hands-On Preview

And not a Belmont in sight.
06/26/18

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Launch trailer within!
06/26/18

Fallout 76 Gets A New Video Welcoming Us to West Virginia

Take me hoooome... country roooooads...
06/26/18

Varnir of the Dragon Star Grand Dragon Details and Falcom Trails Series Collaboration

Dragons from two corners of the gaming universe.
06/26/18

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA (Switch) Review

Another platform for Ys VIII. And the verdict is...
06/26/18

The World Ends With You: Final Remix's Japanese Release Date Revealed, Limited Edition Announced

A trip to Shibuya to start the fall sounds wonderful.
06/26/18

Enjoy A Massive Gallery Update for Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists

Catching up on other E3-adjacent news: an Atelier spin-off was announced!
06/25/18

Take A First Look at Warhammer: Chaosbane With New Media

A Warhammer-themed Diablo-alike that sounds really promising!
06/25/18

Coming This Week, 06/25/18

Let the imaginative spirit flow.
06/25/18

E3 2018: Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion Preview

C'mon grab your friends!
06/24/18

Life is Strange 2 Gets September Release Date

An all-new narrative adventure series.
06/24/18

Week in Review, 6/24/2018

How long until TGS?
06/24/18

E3 2018: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Hands-On Preview

We played Yuji Horii's latest showstopper.
06/24/18

Twitch Sunday: The Misadventures of Tron Bonne

"Yes, Miss Tron!"
06/24/18

Disgaea 1 Complete Heading West on October 9th

It's time to revisit an SRPG classic.
06/23/18

Etrian Odyssey X Scans Show Off New DLC Class Illustrations

Featuring contributions from incredible artists like Shigenori Soejima and Shirow Miwa.
06/23/18

Our Favorite Features: Part Three ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature

Talented musicians, PSP games, and unearthed interviews feature this week.
06/23/18

E3 2018: Little Dragons Café Hands-On Preview

So THAT'S what life simulators are missing.
06/22/18

Dragon Quest XI Producer Explains Switch Version Delay

So it was more than the game engine.
06/22/18

Sega Releases New Shining Resonance Refrain Story Trailer

The Shining series prepares its return to Western shores.
06/22/18

Compile Hearts Reveals New Title, Varnir of the Dragon Star

A brand new RPG made by some of Compile Heart's best!
06/22/18

Super Neptunia RPG Shows Off Two New Characters

Just two characters, more of an update if anything.
06/22/18

Trails of Cold Steel IV Shows Off Even More New Media featuring Ouroboros

The spoilers will never end.
06/22/18

Zanki Zero Gets a New Gameplay Video and Character Introduction Trailers.

Hosted by Frieza and Goku. You'll get that in a second.
06/22/18

E3 2018: Shadows: Awakening Preview

Don’t let the name fool you: This one is worth keeping an eye on.
06/22/18

E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077 Preview & Impressions

Finally.
06/21/18

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Set to Sortie this September in Europe and the Americas

We've got the latest intel from Sega on the game's collector's editions.
06/21/18

Retro Encounter 141: Super Boss Battles

Before I go, though, I would like to challenge your strongest knight.
06/21/18

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Hands-On Preview

'Gawrsh Sora, is that sequel out soon?'
06/20/18

Square Enix Releases Kingdom Hearts III Summary Movies, Nomura Details Development Status

DLC takes the place of Final Mix.
06/20/18

Final Fantasy VII Remake Development "Going Well," Says Tetsuya Nomura

Actually, it sounds like they're ahead of schedule.
06/20/18

E3 2018: Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu! & Let's Go Eevee! Hands-On Preview

Return to Kanto with your favourite friends!
06/20/18

The Lost Child Available Now on PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Nintendo Switch

A demonic good time, available on the go.
06/20/18

Defiant Studios To Develop Lords of the Fallen 2

Deck13 is out of the picture.
06/20/18

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Review

Obsidian roll a 20 again!
06/19/18

Telltale Studios Developing A Stranger Things Game

Press X to butter Waffle.
06/19/18

E3 2018: Dying Light 2 Preview

What would you choose to do in a zombie apocalypse?
06/19/18

Twitch Tuesdays: Star Ocean: Second Evolution

Continue exploring the ocean of stars with Kyle.
06/19/18

FuRyu Announces New Action-RPG, Crystar, for PlayStation 4

These guys are on a roll lately.
06/19/18

Random Encounter 146: Devil Trigger

All of these voices inside my head, blinding my sight in a curtain of red!
06/18/18

Dontnod Celebrates Launch with New Accolades Trailer for Vampyr

Despite all my rage, I am still...
06/18/18

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV Shows Off Its Next Set of Characters

Who is it? Ouroboros? Crap.
06/18/18

New Trailers and Media in Zanki Zero News Roundup

All of the news you missed during E3.
06/18/18

Coming This Week, 06/18/2018

I'm still reeling from E3, so nothing wacky here.
06/18/18

E3 2018: Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin Hands-On Preview

Don't speak ill of the Goddess of Harvest.
06/17/18

E3 2018: Divinity: Original Sin 2 – Definitive Edition Hands-On Preview

Will one of 2017's best RPGs also become one of 2018's best RPGs?
06/17/18

Bandai Namco Announces New Tales of Game Currently in Development

No other details at this time, but it's happening.
06/17/18

Sound of Drop -fall into poison- Review

Here come... germs!
06/16/18

Twitch Sunday: Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

And now, finally, the latest Ys game debuts on our stream.
06/16/18

Our Favorite Features: Part Two ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature

Five more features to revisit.
06/16/18

E3 2018: State of Mind Preview

Berlin Runner: 2048.
06/15/18

Shining Resonance Refrain Releases Worldwide in July

7.10 to Yuma
06/15/18

E3 2018: Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight and Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Hands-On

Express your feelings with dance moves, just like me!
06/15/18

E3 2018: GreedFall Impressions

But is it the fall OF greed or a fall INTO greed?
06/15/18

RPGFan Music: Sound of Drop - fall into poison - Official Soundtrack Review

What a tranquil looking album cover. Happy melodies must be within!
06/15/18

Nintendo Showcases Over Twenty-Five Minutes of Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna - The Golden Country Gameplay

A proper expansion to an epic RPG.
06/15/18

Little Dragons Cafe Gets August 24th Release Date in North America

Plus a new, adorable trailer from E3!
06/14/18

E3 2018: Psychedelica of the Ashen Hawk Coming Later This Month

You need more otome in your life, right? I thought so.
06/14/18

E3 2018: Indivisible Screenshots

There's no sense in being divided on this; Let's come together and appreciate this artwork.
06/14/18

E3 2018: Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin Screenshots Look Better Than Ever

Who would have thought beating up big fish and making rice would be so pretty?
06/14/18

E3 2018: Call of Cthulhu Preview

Prepare to go mad.
06/14/18

Retro Encounter 140: Mass Effect Part I

I'm Commander Shepard, and this is my favorite podcast on the Citadel!
06/14/18

E3 2018: First Look at The Surge 2

Things are looking up!
06/13/18

E3 2018: Gameplay Interview for Kingdom Hearts III Shown During PlayStation Live

Got questions? Here are some answers.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Check Out A New Trailer for Spiders' GreedFall

Not-Bloodborne is looking sharp.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Enjoy Over 40 Minutes of Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! Gameplay

Fresh from the Treehouse.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Super Neptunia RPG Preview

AKA HyperCanadian Neptunia?
06/13/18

E3 2018: First Look at Perfect World's ReEvolve

An ambitious-looking mobile RPG with crafting, exploring, and more.
06/13/18

E3 2018: New Code Vein Screenshots

I may be dead, but I'm still pretty.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Screenshots

Our patience will soon be rewarded.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Divinity: Original Sin 2 - Definitive Edition Details, Screenshots

Great, now we have two Definitive Editions to keep track of this week.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Shulk and Fiora Come to Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Tomorrow

What? Okay, sure! Gimme.
06/13/18

E3 2018: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius E3 2018 Interview

Please come touch this interview (but mostly, read it).
06/12/18

E3 2018: Check Out The Latest Screenshots from Cyberpunk 2077

Ryan Gosling is nowhere in sight, unfortunately.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Assassin's Creed: Odyssey Gets a Trailer and Release Date

The long awaited sequel to Super Mario Odyssey.
06/12/18

E3 2018: New Octopath Traveler Screenshots

That is one big rat.
06/12/18

E3 2018: The World Ends With You Switch Release Window Revealed

Return to the fashionable Shibuya district.
06/12/18

E3 2018: New Octopath Traveler Demo Coming June 14th

Another chance to become acquainted with these characters.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Cosmic Star Heroine Set to Arrive on Nintendo Switch

Portability, power-ups and more!
06/12/18

E3 2018: Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC Announced in Nintendo Direct

The villain's perspective.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Pokémon Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee! Poké Ball Plus Bundles Announced

Mew is included with every Poké Ball Plus!
06/12/18

E3 2018: Catherine Full Body Edition is coming to the West in 2019

The trailer is already weird.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Fire Emblem Switch Gets a new name, Fire Emblem: Three Houses.

I'd sell three houses to get this game now.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III has Way More Screenshots

Mostly from the Sony Trailer.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Valkyria Chronicles 4, Yakuza 0, and Yakuza Kiwami Coming to PC

Because we definitely need Majima antics in an uncapped framerate.
06/12/18

E3 2018: The Next Final Fantasy XIV Crossover Event is with Monster Hunter World

I know a lot of people on this site will be happy about that.
06/12/18

E3 2018: Nioh 2 Announced at Sony's Press Conference

Defy death, death defies you.
06/11/18

E3 2018: New Kingdom Hearts III Trailer Shown at Sony's Press Conference

We went from knowing nothing about this game to knowing a while lot, and it's great.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Donkey Kong Adventure DLC Swings onto Nintendo Switch on June 26th

Give 'em the old Banana Slamma!
06/11/18

E3 2018: Square Enix & DONTNOD Entertainment Reveal 'The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit'

A new adventure in the Life Is Strange universe? Count me in!
06/11/18

E3 2018: New Content Shown from Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

The voice acting was shown in greater detail, too.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Bethesda Announces New Mobile Game, The Elder Scrolls: Blades

Coming to every platform possible... I'm not kidding.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III gets an Extended Trailer at Square Enix Live

Also, this small limited edition with figurines... Nothing new.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Square Enix Announced Babylon's Fall, A New Collaboration with Platinum Games

This looks sick!
06/11/18

E3 2018: Fallout 76 Details Unveiled at Bethesda and Microsoft Press Conferences, Release Date Revealed

America's 300th anniversary is celebrated with the Vault 76 grand opening.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Bethesda Softworks Developing New IP, Starfield

A field is less than an ocean, but I'll take what I can get.
06/11/18

E3 2018: Fallout Shelter Available Now on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4

Bombs away!
06/11/18

E3 2018: Free Update for Prey Launching Tonight

Mimics are coming, get those sticky notes ready!
06/11/18

E3 2018: Elder Scrolls Legends Receives Relaunch and Console Ports

The card spinoff is coming to your preferred console.
06/10/18

E3 2018: Bethesda Announces The Elder Scrolls VI

It's a long ways away, but still, exciting!
06/10/18

Week in Review, 6/10/2018

Happy E3, Everyone!!
06/10/18

E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077 Gets a Trailer at Xbox Live

Maybe it will come out before 2077...
06/10/18

E3 2018: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Trailer Reveal

From Software shows off their new IP!
06/10/18

E3 2018: Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Coming Winter 2018

The complete edition finally makes its way to the west!
06/10/18

E3 2018: NieR: Automata to Arrive on Xbox One

Xbox players will get some extras bundled in.
06/10/18

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Gets a New Trailer at Xbox Live at E3

My Frozen heart was thawed at this news.
06/10/18

Metal Max Xeno Western Release Date Revealed, New Trailer Released

The battle for humanity's future is about to begin.
06/10/18

Twitch Sunday: E3 2018

All the conferences!
06/10/18

E3 2018: Kingdom Hearts III Coming in January 2019

Please look forward to it.
06/09/18

E3 2018: New Details on Bioware's Anthem from EA's Press Conference

Thank God we only cover RPGs.
06/09/18

Our Favorite Features ~ An RPGFan 20th Anniversary Feature

Yo dawg, we heard you like features, so...
06/09/18

Steam Version of Chrono Trigger Gets Third Patch

A fourth one is on the way, too!
06/08/18

E3 2018: Sony Announces New Narrative Adventure Game, Twin Mirror, from Dontnod and Bandai Namco

Twin Mirror, not Twin Peaks. No Dale Cooper in sight here.
06/08/18

RPGFan Music: Piano Collections Final Fantasy XV: Moonlit Melodies Review

And now for something completely different.
06/08/18

FuRyu Announces New Game for Nintendo Switch

The alliance was proven to be alive. Now it's time to get to work.
06/08/18

NieR Automata Lands 3 Million Digital Sales and Shipments Worldwide

I cannot think of a more deserving game!
06/07/18

Retro Encounter 139: Ace Attorney

Objections in podcast are closer than they appear
06/07/18

Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight and Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Coming West in Early 2019

But can we still dance ALL night?
06/07/18

Magical Passcode 1111 Now Available on iOS and Android

Level up with the power of love!
06/06/18

Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor- Martyr Available Now on Steam

For the Emperor!
06/06/18

Twitch Thursdays: Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep

Come join Kyle and witness the birth of... okay, this might get weird.
06/06/18

Blizzard Confirms New Diablo Game Project in The Works

Exciting times are upon us, I'm feeling.
06/06/18

Dragon Quest X Gets 'All In One Package' Overview Trailer

A localization of this would be pretty dang cool!
06/06/18

Life Is Strange Coming To Android Devices

Now you can experience Arcadia Bay on the go!
06/06/18

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Set To Release on August 14th

Clementine's long journey finally comes to a close.
06/06/18

Path of Exile: Incursion Now Available on PC

The newest expansion to the hit Action-RPG!
06/06/18

Code Vein Gets September 28th Release Date, Epic New Trailer

Seriously, this looks really cool.
06/06/18

Destiny 2: Forsaken Announced for PS4, XB1, and PC

Forsaken, that's a great name for a Destiny expansion.
06/06/18

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition now on Windows PC

Must be pretty big pockets to fit a PC, huh?
06/06/18

Tales of Vesperia 10th Anniversary Remaster Website Discovered

If this becomes a real thing... oh my god.
06/05/18

CD Projekt RED Trademarks Cyberpunk 2077 Before E3 2018

Is it finally happening?
06/05/18

Terra Battle 2 To Be Shut Down in North America on September 3rd

That didn't take long.
06/05/18

Vampyr's Launch Trailer Bids You Welcome

There are mysteries which men can only guess at, which age by age they may solve only in part.
06/05/18

Stardew Valley Multiplayer Co-Op Beta Hands-On

How much of a difference do some farmhands make? You'd be surprised.
06/04/18

Coming This Week: 06/04/18

Who wants to kill vampires and werewolves? Just me...? OK.
06/04/18

Vampyr Review

For the dead travel fast.
06/03/18

Check Out The Latest Sceenshots of God Eater 3

The Aragami have never looked better.
06/03/18

Seven: The Days Long Gone Review

Where'd the days go? I don't know.
06/03/18

Seven: The Days Long Gone Review

Where'd the days go? I don't know.
06/02/18

Borderlands Game of the Year Edition Potentially Leaked by Korean Ratings Board

Rootin’, tootin’, ready for shootin’.
06/02/18

Week in Review, 6/2/2018

Every day is great at your RPGFan!
06/02/18

Twitch Sunday: Trails in the Sky the 3rd + New Giveaway!

Also inside: Acronym fun.
06/02/18

Star Ocean Anamnesis Lands Around the World This Summer

The space opera will make its landing on the mobile gaming scene.
06/01/18

RPGFan Music: Ciel nosurge Genometric Concert Vol.1 ~Song of the Solemn Promise~ Review

Wee yea ra ene hymme syec mea.
06/01/18

Square Enix Gives Dates for Latest Final Fantasy XV Updates

New recipes, Party Pack, and bug fixes are on the way.
06/01/18

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia Reaches Two Million Downloads, Adds Final Fantasy XIII-Themed Content

Log in now to reap the rewards.
06/01/18

Twitch Fridays: Detroit: Become Human

Something something Cage match joke