Rpgs

04.06.12
What makes role-playing game combat good?
04.06.12

What makes role-playing game combat good?

This is a weekly column focusing on "Western" role-playing games: their stories, their histories, th...

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12.10.11
Chrono Trigger hits the App Store, lets Square Enix fans turn back time
12.10.11

Chrono Trigger hits the App Store, lets Square Enix fans turn back time

Square Enix just couldn't resist plucking at our heartstrings -- not to mention willing bill fold...

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11.21.11
Square Enix Market heads to KDDI December 1st, ports the RPG addiction to Android phones
11.21.11

Square Enix Market heads to KDDI December 1st, ports the RPG addiction to Android phones

The land that begot Mario, Murakami and okonomiyaki has a lot of perks for denizens of its island...

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11.01.11
The Soapbox: The battle for story
11.01.11

The Soapbox: The battle for story

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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08.17.11
Single-player games will be dead in three years, says industry analyst
08.17.11

Single-player games will be dead in three years, says industry analyst

So game development studios desperately want to move the entirety of our hobby online in order to...

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03.19.10
Chaos Rings trailer looks awesome
03.19.10

Chaos Rings trailer looks awesome

Just yesterday, we heard about this new Square Enix RPG due to come to the iPhone this year, and t...

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12.13.09
Breakfast Topic: Lessons from Single Player RPGs
12.13.09

Breakfast Topic: Lessons from Single Player RPGs

I'm sure by now it's pretty much no secret whatsoever that half the team, myself included, spent a...

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06.18.08
Recognizing Champions Online's tabletop roots
06.18.08

Recognizing Champions Online's tabletop roots

One of the unexpected benefits (at least from our perspective) of Cryptic's shift from Marvel Unive...

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04.06.08
Are MMOs killing single player RPGs?
04.06.08

Are MMOs killing single player RPGs?

With MMOs springing up like weeds in every corner of the game industry, some are beginning to wonder...

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