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NIS Releases Persona 4 Golden On European PSN

European PS Vita owners can now enter the world inside the television by purchasing a digital copy of Persona 4: Golden. The downloadable version will be released by NIS Europe, the publishers of the popular Disgaea series, rather than original developers Atlus. If you haven’t checked out the Vita version of Persona 4 you’re missing out. We gave the game a perfect 10.0, and will be publishing an editorial later this month around it. If you’re not...

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Etrian Odyssey IV Class Profile Videos

If you enjoy Etrian Odyssey, you probably know what classes you’ll be picking already. These are moreso it seems for newcomers to the series, showing what the game has in store. For those who don’t know, Etrian Odyssey is an excellent dungeon crawl designed in the genre of classics like Eye of the Beholder. However with the touch screen on the DS, or rather 3DS this time, you can map out your adventure as you continue. I’m...

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Persona 4: Golden | Review

Golden. That’s perhaps the easiest and most accurate way to describe Atlus’ remake of one of the best RPGs on the PS2. Persona 4: Golden isn’t your average HD remake, though – not only does it have enough additional story-based content packed into it to make the game feel brand new, but updated visuals, new music, online connectivity and special features like the ability to watch recorded live concerts featuring in game music make this one of...

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Etrian Odyssey IV English Trailer Released

Etrian Odyssey has always been a game series I’ve enjoyed. I miss the olden days of dungeon crawls like this and Etrian brings back even more of that magic letting me draw my own maps on my DS touch screen and label them too with items, treasure, monsters, etc. The series is back again with the fourth installment this time on the 3DS! Looking bigger and better than ever. As the latest group of adventurers, which means...

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Persona 4 Golden Full Trailer!

PS Vita and RPG fans, rejoice!  Your JRPG specialists at Atlus have you covered for an RPG experience set in the Persona universe touting over 100 hours of gameplay!  That’s an impressive feat.  I am trying to think of the last time that I spent 100+ hours on a game (save for messing around in the GTA games after I’d completed the storyline missions).  In any event, they sent us an awesome trailer for Persona 4 Golden...

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Persona 4 Arena | Review

Wait a second an RPG is transcending it’s genre and making the leap to…a fighting game? I couldn’t believe the precedent being created when Persona 4 Arena was announced. I had an even harder time believing that such a drastic leap away from the norm could turn out so well. Yes dear readers P4 Arena is not only a competent fighter, it is also a great one. Can you believe it? This sets the stage so that...

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New Persona 4 Golden Screens Show Off Social Links

Atlus has released several new screenshots for the upcoming PS Vita port, Persona 4: Golden. These new screenshots focus on the RPG elements of the game:  Showing the Rank Up screen and several pieces of dialogue. For the uninitiated the Persona is best described as a hybrid RPG and dating simulator. Fusing real time combat and a heavy emphasis on forming and maintained relationships Persona 4: Golden could easily be consider two different games in one. As...

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Sleuthing Game Comes to PS3

A new game from Atlus will hit store shelves in just over a week and will feature everyone’s favourite detective charged with solving a mysterious crime. A new Sherlock Holmes game comes to the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. The Testament of Sherlock Holmes is actually the sixth game in the series with the series being released on multiple platforms over the years. While all six of the games have been released for PC, the first...

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Price Reduction For The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes

With the holiday season getting ever crowded with big name titles like Borderlands 2, Assassin’s Creed 3, Halo 4, etc… Sometimes there are titles that are overlooked because of people’s budgets or other things. Atlus and Frogwares are looking to lighten the load on your wallet as they have announced today that The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes will now ship at a MSRP of $39.99 instead of the original pricing at $49.99 for all three platforms. For more information...

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Persona 4 Now Has A Card Game

Atlus’s Persona 4 has had a manga, anime, fighting game, Vita port, and now, it can add a card game to the list. Persona 4: The Card Battle is an aptly named mobile game for the Android, iOS, and other such devices. It’ll feature over 400 cards based on the original PS2 RPG. Unfortunately, the game has no plans to be released anywhere besides Japan, but it (almost) never hurts to hope. If you can read Japanese,...

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Atlus Releases Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time In North America

The fourth entry in the GROWLANSER series is now available on the PlayStation Portable in North America. Published by Atlus USA the game is a strategy RPG featuring a forty hour campaign featuring 40 different endings. The character design was produced by Satoshi Urushihara whose credits include Anime legends Bubblegum Crisis and Record of Lodoss War, where he served as a character designer and animation supervisor. Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time is currently priced at $29.99 through Amazon,...

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Persona 4: Arena Behind The Scenes Video

Atlus’s Persona 4: Arena has the attention of not only series fans, Otaku (like yours truly ^_~), but also fighting fans due to the pedigree behind the game. Combine one of the pest roleplaying publishers like Atlus with one of the premiere fighting developers in Arc System Works and you’ve got a recipee for success. The latest promotional video for Persona 4: Arena gives us a glimpse at one of the game’s recording sessions. The video features...

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Persona 4 Arena Challenge & Story Mode Screens

Atlus has released multiple sets of screenshots for both the challenge mode and story mode for next month’s Persona 4: Arena. If you’d like to see what the Persona 4: Arena will throw in front of you before the game ships, this gallery is for you. Challenge mode seems to throw the player into pre-determined scenarios against computer controlled opponents. During these matches certain moves will have to be performed in order to progress. The story mode...

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Persona 4 Arena Moves Video: Teddie

Teddie, one of the most iconic Persona 4 characters finally gets his time to shine in this latest Persona 4 moves tutorial, released by Atlus. For those not in the know Teddy is a playable character from Persona 4 who was modeled after the appearance of a stuffed bear. Serving as a sort of comic relief character during that game Teddie is often seen flirting and generally trying to boost moral within the group. In the brief...

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