New Releases for the Week of July 29th, 2012: Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time, Final Fantasy Dimensions

July 30, 2012

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time (Sony PSP) Fourth entry in the series of tactical role-playing games. This game is new to American audiences, but it’s not actually a new game. It was originally released on the PlayStation 2 in 2003 as the fourth game in the Growlanser series, but only in Japan. The releases of the […]

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Atlus begins 50% off sale on PlayStation Network

July 4, 2012

Publisher Atlus has announced a sale on the PlayStation Network offering 50% discounts on the downloadable versions of a number of the company’s Sony PSP and PlayStation 3 games. There’s a lot of RPGs here, in keeping with what Atlus is best known for, but other genres are represented as well. This is a good […]

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Ragnarok Tactics North American Release announced

June 15, 2012

Aksys Games has officially announced that they will be releasing Ragnarok Tactics for the Sony PSP. The game, released in Japan last October under the title Ragnarok: Empress of Darkness and Light, is a strategy RPG based on massively multiplayer online RPG Ragnarok Online. It will be the second Ragnarok Online spinoff game to get […]

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New Releases for the Week of May 20th, 2012: Dragon’s Dogma, EVE Online: Inferno, Mario Tennis Open

May 23, 2012

Dragon’s Dogma (Xbox 360, PlayStation 3)- Action RPG from Capcom, with a development staff that includes personnel from other Capcom series such as Devil May Cry, Resident Evil, and Capcom’s venerable RPG franchise Breath of Fire. I tried the demo for the PlayStation 3 version a bit and liked it; the action is exciting and […]

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Game Developers Study

game developer study August 13, 2008

Game Developer Research just put out their “2008 State Of Game Development Survey.” Pretty interesting data on game developers here. What are they working on? 70% respondents are making computer games (PC, Mac) 43% are console game developers 28% are web game developers 16% developing games for handhelds (DS, PSP) Console Developers (some overlap) 73% […]

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