Posts Tagged ‘jRPG’

New release: Jesus Christ RPG Trilogy

We have reached a new milestone in indie RPGs. Up until last week, Jesus Christ had one role and one role only in jRPGs: to have his name muttered angrily under one’s breath after running into the 15th random battle in a row. No longer! As of October 15, 2013, Jesus Christ has his very […]

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New release: Memories of A Vagabond: Broken Destiny

Word reaches me that there’s been a new jRPG created with RPG Maker. Memories of A Vagabond: Broken Destiny is reportedly a rather dark take on the genre. Developers “The DarkElite Team” relate the following premise: Become a young mercenary and travel from soul to soul to avenge your fiance and her family. While finding […]

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New release: Light Apprentice Episode 1

Igor Noronha of Amazu Media writes in to announce the release of the first episode of Light Apprentice, a comic book styled visual narrative with occasional choices and jRPG-style battles. The premise: The story starts when Nate is awaken from his 300 years sleep, by blueling wizard Tlob. He discovers that all he cherished was […]

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New release: Gingiva

John Clowder, creator of the decidedly bizarre surrealist jRPG Middens (previously covered here), has come out with a new title by the name of Gingiva. As with Middens before it, Gingiva is a surrealist jRPG. The premise: An amboeboid landscape threatens to engulf civlization and all its plastic bottles. Disembodied mouths live in the walls […]

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New release: Dragon Fantasy Book 2

Word reaches me that Muteki Corp‘s indie jRPG Dragon Fantasy Book 2 (previously covered here) has been released on Playstation Network and Playstation Vita. The premise: Join Ogden and the heroes of Westeria in this classic JRPG epic, Dragon Fantasy Book II. Travel through the frozen wastelands of Tundaria, experiencing action packed battles without random […]

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New release: RPG Trifecta Pack (Beggar prince)

You may know Super Fighter Team as the group that brought a series of new jRPGs to the Sega Genesis and released over the last 8 years; specifically, Beggar Prince, Legend of Wukong, and Star Odyssey. These games had a weird route to publication: Beggar Prince was actually developed, self-published and released in 1996 by C&E […]

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New release: Nameless: The Hackers

Steve Ip of BoxCat Games writes in to tell me about Nameless: The Hackers, a cyberpunk jRPG where the fights are all simulated hacking battles. The story follows a group of hackers who try to find a missing researcher who has decided to take action against a major secret government organization.  As the hackers uncover […]

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New release: Kanye Quest 3030

So, this is apparently a thing. A developer going by the name of Phenix has released an RPG Maker game starring Kanye West, in what has to be the most ludicrous use of a celebrity persona since Barkley: Shut Up and Jam Gaiden. The game, in case the title of this post didn’t tip you […]

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New release: Epic Quest of the 4 Crystals

Word has it that RosePortal Games (whom you may recall as the studio behind The Princess’ Heart) has released Epic Quest of the 4 Crystals, a new RPG Maker jRPG. The premise: In a world where classic tales come together, a young man must go on an adventure to collect four elemental crystals and save […]

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New release: Millennium 5: Battle of the Millennium

Aldorlea Games writes in to announce the release of Millennium 5: Battle of the Millennium, the fifth and final installment of its Millennium series. Millennium 5 is a jRPG with tournament-style mertial arts fights, where you can win by knocking (or tricking) your opponent out of the ring. The premise: Marine has less than a […]

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