For this installment of Why Did I Play This I take a look at a series that I love to play when I need to unwind. Too much stress in a workweek? Nothing is more relaxing than tending to your farm, caring for livestock, chasing a skirt, and enjoying the day.
I have always loved japanese rpg's and i look back fondly on my time spent playing them as a kid, but little did i know, there were tons of incredible rpg's being released in the land of the rising sun. Most of these games would never see an american release and this is the subject of the first episode of Talking Points. I have Found three important elements that keeps japanese developers from exporting there treasure trove of role playing games. what are they? well i guess you'll have to watch and find out.