Gino DiGioia
Coming This Week, 04/16/18
The Yakuza Dragon and the Red Adventurer tangle with the God of War.
04.16.18 - 9:18 PM

It's Monday, which means it's time for the highly waited and coveted RPGFan Coming This Week. I know you have been waiting for like, a week or so. So, let's get into it.

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana - PC (April 16th)

Ys VIII has been through quite the journey over the last eight months. With having its PC version delayed and its localization completely redone, the game has seen some weird stuff. Well at last, you can enjoy the game on PC today. Players who buy the game within the next week can get the DLC for it for free. Check our reviews of the PS4 version and the Vita version.

Ys VIII Battle

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life - PS4 (April 17th)

The Yakuza series has seen a nice boom in the West with the release of Yakuza 0 and Yakuza Kiwami last year. And just in time for the final installment of protagonist Kazuma Kiryu's journey. Join Kiryu as he fights to protect those close to him from a bunch of Yakuza who still doesn't get to not mess with him. If you are still on the fence, check out our gallery and review. Also, remember that we are getting Yakuza Kiwami 2 this summer.

Yakuza 6 Battle

God of War - PS4 (April 20th)

What did the buffalo say to his son when he left for school? ... Bi-son. What? I need to make a dad joke if we are talking about Dad of War... I mean, God of War. Kratos traded his blades for an axe and a kid in this action brawler, featuring some new-to-the-series RPG mechanics. And like with Kiryu, the guys he's facing still don't get to not mess with him. Check it out on PS4 later this week. We'll see if Kratos' new life as a parent can stave off his major competitor releasing the same day: Nintendo's cardboard-powered Labo.

God of War Art

Well, that's it for this week. With two heavy hitters like Yakuza and God of War, this week will be packed. Don't worry, next week isn't as jam packed as this one. Well, either way, have fun with playing with your dads who don't give a... (The rest of this sentence has been deleted for reasons. Please enjoy your week and continue staying tuned to RPGFan for the best RPG coverage.)