This is our first video podcast! there are a few audio issues but otherwise AWESOME. We are a bit drunk after watching the Seahawks win in the SB (we are from Seattle) We talk about bravely default, Alien Isolation, Octodad, and Space Pioneer
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In the desert wasteland that is modern RPG games, sometimes you have to think outside of the box to find a title worth your time. These last few weeks I have been
doing just that. Emerald Dragon is a Japanese RPG that never made it to western shores, but unlike 90% of the role playing games released in Japan only, this one was
translated by the fans. Now that this little gem is accessible to those of us who can't read Japanese, let's give it a look and see what all the fuss is about.
You can find the translation patch to this game here!
The original PlayStation turns TWENTY this year...and I'm sure that makes a lot of gamers feel old, myself included. Take a look at one of the system's launch titles, a beat 'em up from Tecnosoft that never left Japan, but should look and feel familar to gamers all over.
As a fan of Japanese style role playing games, I have been more than a little disappointed with the offerings of our soon to be last gen. So what do you do when there are no good rpgs to play? You look for obscure retro rpgs, duh. Today we are taking a look at a classic role playing game that answers the question, what do you get when you combined early PC and Japanese console rpgs? Can the offspring of such a sorted affair possibly yield a good game? Let's find out in my review of Septerra Core.