Derek Heemsbergen
Etrian Mystery Dungeon: Hands-On Preview
No chocobos, blue-haired merchants, or talking ferrets here.
03.13.15 - 12:02 PM

The latest branch of the Etrian Odyssey series moves things into third person with Etrian Mystery Dungeon. While it still features a mix of colorful labyrinths and deadly foes (er, make that F.O.E.s), the gameplay is drastically different this time around. Editor Neal Chandran got his hands on the game recently, and he brings us a meaty preview with his initial thoughts. Is it the best of both worlds, or a recipe for disaster?

Read on, intrepid explorer.