Shin Megami Tensei V: God’s Favorite JRPG

Shin Megami Tensei V is an Open World JRPG developed and published by Atlus. It was released as a Nintendo Switch exclusive in November 2021. MSRB is $60. Some of my favorite fantasy novels are based on realizing old folktalkes or mythologies. For example, the Percy Jackson series asks the question, "What if the Greek … Continue reading Shin Megami Tensei V: God’s Favorite JRPG

Radiant Historia: Fantasy Doctor Who

Radiant Historia is a JRPG developed and published by Atlus. It was originally released on the DS in 2011. The remaster, Perfect Chronology, was released for the 3DS in February of 2018. I played the 3DS version. Screenshots are courtesy of Atlus.com. Atlus is to RPGs what Platinum is to Action games. Both studios have … Continue reading Radiant Historia: Fantasy Doctor Who

Persona Q2: I Never Saw it Coming

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth is a dungeon-crawling JRPG developed by P-Studio and published by Atlus. It costs $40 and is a Nintendo 3DS exclusive. Be warned: despite its chibi art style, Persona Q2 is rated M. The game addresses mature and possibly triggering topics such as bullying, abuse, and suicide. Screenshots are courtesy of … Continue reading Persona Q2: I Never Saw it Coming