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The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV is out now on PC
The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV is out now on PC
After its previous PS4 launches, The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel IV has now landed a worldwide launch on PC.
Feature: Nihon Falcom's Trails Of Cold Steel Rivals Game Of Thrones In The Worldbuilding Stakes
Feature: Nihon Falcom's Trails Of Cold Steel Rivals Game Of Thrones In The Worldbuilding Stakes
How the Trails series brought life to Zemuria. Much like its predecessors, we had a fair wait until The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV reached western audiences.
Nihon Falcom Is Celebrating Its 40th Anniversary With A Special Broadcast
Nihon Falcom Is Celebrating Its 40th Anniversary With A Special Broadcast
Take a look back at its early efforts with Ys and The Legend of Heroes. Not every anniversary is always cause for celebration with companies.
Ys 9: Monstrum Nox Review – Beautiful Monstrum
Ys 9: Monstrum Nox Review – Beautiful Monstrum
A top game in a perpetually underappreciated series.
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox’s Lush Metal Is Hitting Me Right In The Cloaca
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox’s Lush Metal Is Hitting Me Right In The Cloaca
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Help, I’m Stuck Between Two Very Good New JRPGs
Help, I’m Stuck Between Two Very Good New JRPGs
Two new games from two of my favorite Japanese role-playing game series have dropped at the same time, and I am driving myself up a wall trying to give them equal time.
Ys 9: Monstrum Nox is Out in the West for PS4
Ys 9: Monstrum Nox is Out in the West for PS4
Switch and PC versions will be coming later in the year.
Thirty-Four Years Later, Ys 1 and II Are Getting PC Floppy Disk Ports
Thirty-Four Years Later, Ys 1 and II Are Getting PC Floppy Disk Ports
Japanese game developer Nihon Falcom has announced that decades after their original releases both Ys1 and Ys II are getting ported to the X68000, a Japan-only PC from Sharp that first went on sale in 1987. Read more...
Next Trails Title Coming in 2021 for Japan
Next Trails Title Coming in 2021 for Japan
Falcom will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year with "multiple" releases.
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 4 Review – To the Future
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 4 Review – To the Future
The long-awaited finale to the Erebonia arc lives up to lofty expectations and then some.
Ys VIII’s Music Gets The Adventuring Party Started Right
Ys VIII’s Music Gets The Adventuring Party Started Right
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The Legend of Heroes – Next Trails Game Will Have Action Elements, New Locations
The Legend of Heroes – Next Trails Game Will Have Action Elements, New Locations
Falcom president Toshihiro Kondo also promises this won't be Hajimari no Kiseki 2.
NIS America Is Bringing Ys IX: Monstrum Nox To The West In 2021
NIS America Is Bringing Ys IX: Monstrum Nox To The West In 2021
Ys please. The latest entry in Nihon Falcom's action RPG series has been announced for the West with a "2021" release date attached.
The Excellent Ys: Memories of Celceta Just Jumped From Vita To PS4
The Excellent Ys: Memories of Celceta Just Jumped From Vita To PS4
If you want to know why I love Nihon Falcom’s long-running Ys series of fantasy action role-playing games so much, look no further than Ys: Memories of Celceta, which is easier than ever now that a PlayStation 4 port has been released. Read more...
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV story trailer brings war
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV story trailer brings war
Eberonia is in need of saving yet again, as The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV new story trailer sheds more light on the JRPG.