Following last year’s Japanese release, Ys IX: Monstrum Nox finally brings its Assassin’s Creed-esque twist on the series to the West next year.
Browsing: Action RPG
The SNES-inspired action RPG CrossCode comes to consoles digitally on July 9, followed by a retail release for PS4 and Switch in August.
Bandai Namco has confirmed that Scarlet Nexus, its new action JRPG unveiled in the Xbox Series X showcase, is coming to Xbox One, PS5, PS4, and PC, as well.
Trials of Mana is a rose-tinted memory brought to life—a perfect balance between staying true to the original and updating what hasn’t aged well.
A satirical monster collecting dungeon crawler from Level-5 should be a sure hit, but Snack World never manages to be more than a generic action RPG.
Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX is a chance to revisit one of the PS2’s best games (that’s Kingdom Hearts), with some other stuff thrown in as well.
It can be hard to know where to begin with a franchise as storied as Ys, but the PS4 release of Ys Origin makes a great starting point.
Toukiden 2 makes a strong case for changing the term ‘Monster Hunter clone’ to ‘Toukiden clone’, setting a new bar for the Hunting RPG genre.
It’s ostensibly a comedy game, but there’s nothing funny about Zenith, and beneath all the bad jokes is a shallow, lifeless Diablo clone.