Castlevania: Symphony of the Night/悪魔城ドラキュラX 月下の夜想曲

Castlevania, on an RPG-focused website? You might be asking yourself why a series that’s renowned for being a side-scrolling action/platformer would get reviewed on here. Well, to put it simply, Castlevania is a series that seemed to occasionally… Read More

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Final Fantasy VII International Advent Pieces: Limited

Final Fantasy VII – A game that truly needs no introduction. The first Final Fantasy game released on the PS1, and for some reason the first Final Fantasy for an oddly large majority of Final Fantasy fans, this… Read More

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Arc The Lad/アークザラッド

Arc The Lad was, as far as I know, the very first JRPG released for the original PlayStation 1 (if you consider Souls-like games to be JRPGs, then technically King’s Field was the first JRPG…). While the game… Read More

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Wizardry I – Llylgamyn Saga

Wizardry – the game everyone seems to forget whenever they try to convince you that the Souls games are the hardest games ever. Wizardry 1, originally released in 1981, is basically the blueprint for all dungeon-crawling RPGs to… Read More

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Valkyrie Profile/ヴァルキリープロファイル

Valkyrie Profile is a JRPG filled with lots of unusual mechanics. Created by Tri-Ace, the team behind the original Star Ocean for the SFC, Valkyrie Profile shares that same ambition – a unique combat system, lots of playable… Read More

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Parasite Eve/パラサイト・イヴ

Parasite Eve is a game that probably every single Squaresoft fan heard about when it was released back towards the end of the 90s. Touted by gaming magazines as the RPG-equivalent of Resident Evil, I believe Parasite Eve… Read More

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