Peter Triezenberg
Coming This Week, 5/28/18
Onward, to glory!
05.28.18 - 4:24 PM

Sorry, guys: no Gino this week. I'm afraid he's come down with a nasty T-virus infection that's going to put him under until the next unbelievably contrived vaccine gets developed by our partners at the Umbrella Corporation. Anyways, Resident Evil jokes aren't what you're here to read: you want to know what's coming out this week. So without further ado...

Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory — Nintendo Switch (May 29th)

If you're looking for something new to play on your Nintendo Switch, Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory has got you covered. This compilation of the previous Fallen Legion titles offers a compelling action-RPG wrapped under the trappings of a tactics game. You can find some more screenshots in our gallery.

fallen legion rise to glory

Harvest Moon: Light of Hope — PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch (May 29th)

Hey, a new Harvest Moon game! That's something. Assuming you've exhausted the content of Story of Seasons and Stardew Valley and just can't get enough farming action, well, Light of Hope might be enough to scratch that itch. We've got a screenshot gallery for this, as well!

harvest moon light of hope

Moonlighter — PS4, Xbox One, PC (May 29th)

You've got to admire a game that offers a different perspective on your typical game world. Moonlighter puts players into the shoes of a shopkeeper, maintaining his trade and venturing out into the world to fight monsters and nab sweet loot. Check out our screenshot gallery to see more.


Sega Genesis Classics — PS4, Xbox One (May 29th)

There have been many compilations of classic Sega games, but it's always nice to see these classic titles preserved. For RPG fans, this collection offers the first two Shining Force games, Phantasy Stars II-IV, Shining in the Darkness, and Landstalker.

sega genesis classics

Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Deluxier Edition — PS4, Switch (May 29th)

Knights of Pen and Paper is a delightful little callback to the tabletop roots of RPGs. Now, this retro adventure is coming to PS4 and Switch with new dungeons and other additional content. Be sure to check out John Tucker's review of the original title!

Smoke and Sacrifice— Switch (May 31st)

Survival games are all the rage these says, and now the Switch is getting a taste of the action with Smoke and Sacrifice, a unique hybrid of survival game and RPG. We've got a screenshot gallery if you'd like to see more.

smoke and sacrifice

West of Loathing — Switch (May 31st)

Well, that's just adorable. A stick-figure RPG that's also about cowboys! Delightful. West of Loathing is another unique title that will be gracing the Nintendo Switch with its presence this week. And, keeping with tradition, we have some screenshots to tide over those curious.

west of loathing

And that's a wrap for this week! Keep an eye on RPGFan for all of the latest and greatest RPG news and reviews.