Turn-based strategy RPGs
The Dark Eye's legacy continues
September 22, 2017 - After being out for a couple years on PC, Daedalic Entertainment's latest turn-based strategy RPG is finally available for consoles. Blackguards 2 features epic battles in an undeniably old-school world but is it adapted well from the PC version?
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A worthwhile sequel
September 17, 2017 - Just a few months after Mask of Deception debuted; we finally get to play the sequel. Although Mask of Truth is a step up from its predecessor, is it enough of one to persuade gamers to continue the journey?
Read more: Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth Review
A roll of the dice
July 24, 2017 - We've seen turn-based strategy games and card-based RPG battle systems but here's a game that combines both. Children of Zodiarcs is a promising love letter to classic SRPGs with a few tricks up its sleeve so deal the cards, roll the dice, and let's check it out!
Read more: Children of Zodiarcs Review
A fantastic SRPG that would feel right at home on PS1
June 18, 2017 - Tactical turn-based RPGs sure have evolved a lot over the years. However, going back to basics can still result in an enjoyable gaming experience so let's see how God Wars Future Past's old-school approach holds up.
Read more: God Wars Future Past Review
Finally, a Power Rangers RPG
June 2, 2017 - Some game premises are simply built for success. Chroma Squad is a strategy RPG that is clearly inspired by Mighty Morphin Power Rangers so let's see if this combination adds up to a morphin' good time.
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For fans only
June 1, 2017 - Aquaplus' adult-oriented visual novel / strategy RPG hybrid has finally made its western debut. Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception is an intriguing game indeed but is it held back by its limited niche appeal?
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Did Noel Fielding make a turn-based strategy game?
March 9, 2017 - It's hard not to love kooky off-the-wall British humour. Loot Rascals is one of the strangest and funniest games that I've ever played but does it combine turn-based strategy and puzzle elements well or are you better off in the hands of The Thing Below?
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Finally, a good Ghostbusters game
December 1, 2016 - Ridding the physical realm of dastardly apparitions is a solid premise for a video game yet few are actually worth playing. Thankfully, Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters offers a unique spin on the concept so get ready to bust some ghosts!
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October 13, 2016 - When it comes to turn-based strategy games, they don't get much better than XCOM. This recent console release is bursting with incredible classic alien-busting strategic gameplay so let's suit up and get ready to launch.
Read more: XCOM 2 Review
This war is black and white
July 11, 2016 - Puzzle RPGs are a somewhat recent innovation in the world of gaming. Reversi Quest forgoes the cliche match three formula and crafts its battle system after the classic board game Othello but does it add up to a worthwhile concoction?
Read more: Reversi Quest Review