Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Strategy-RPG

Project X Zone coming to North America, screens released

Project X Zone (3DS) NA Announcement - Art Small

Namco Bandai has announced that they will be bringing over the crossover strategy-RPG Project X Zone. The Banpresto- and Monolith Soft-developed 3DS release features 50-plus characters from various Capcom, Namco Bandai, and Sega properties venturing out in twos as a Pair Unit, with a third assisting Solo Unit, in an attempt to seal a rift in time and space that is causing the universes to merge. Players can look forward to such pairings as Akira and Dante, Chun Li and Sakura, and Frank West and Jin.

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3DS

Ragnarok Tactics now available in stores, PSN for PSP and PS Vita

Ragnarok Tactics (3DS) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

GungHo’s strategy-RPG Ragnarok Tactics is now available for the PSP and PS Vita. Set in the Ragnarok universe, Tactics, published by Aksys Games, follows a hero in the midst of a renewed conflict over the hotly contested Grantria Peninsula as multiple factions vie for control.

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PlayStation Portable News, PlayStation Vita News

(PlayStation Vita Review) New Little King’s Story

(PlayStation Vita Review) New Little King's Story

“… the game is a solid patch away from being near the caliber of its predecessor.”

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PS Vita Reviews

New King’s Story to get DLC each week for two months

New Little King's Story (PS Vita) Comic-Con 2012 Screens - Screenshot 2

King Corobo is in for a busy fall. Konami has announced that they will be rolling out DLC each week for the next two months for the recently released New King’s Story. The 23 packs will range in price between $.99 and $2.99, and include new weapons, costumes, and power-ups. Starting today, gamers can download the Ultimate Pass to gain access to all drops for the single, discounted price of $19.99.

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DLC, PlayStation Vita News

King Corobo returns, New Little King’s Story launches for PS Vita

New Little King's Story (PS Vita) Comic-Con 2012 Screens - Screenshot 1

Heralds from the Kingdom of Konamia have arrived with news that New Little King’s Story is now available for PS Vita. The role-playing and kingdom-building-sim hybrid has launched on PSN, bringing a new adventure for King Corobo and his ever-ready Royal Guard. After his kingdom was overrun by Devil King, Corobo and his faithful band of soldiers have launched a counterattack in a bid to free the land.

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PlayStation Vita News

New Little King’s Story to launch on PSN for PS Vita on October 2

New Little King's Story (PS Vita) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

The Little King’s Story series will continue next month with the release of New Little King’s Story for the PS Vita. Konami has announced that they will be releasing the hybrid role-playing and kingdom-building sim on October 2 on the PlayStation Network.

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PlayStation Vita News

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time now available for PSP

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time (PSP) Official Site Launch Announcement - Screenshot 6

Eight years after launching in Japan, Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time is now available in North America. The fourth entry in Career Soft’s long-running series has hit store shelves for the PSP, and will be added to PSN’s library once the network’s update goes live.

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PlayStation Portable News

Atlus releases first trailer for Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time, the fourth entry in the series, is finally hitting store shelves and PSN next Tuesday, some eight years after its launch in Japan. The handheld version of Career Soft’s strategy-RPG features a revamped combat system, now based around movement speed, over 40 endings, new events, and new characters.

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PlayStation Portable News

Record of Agarest War 2 launches for PS3 in stores, on PSN

Record of Agarest War 2 (PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

The latest in the Record of the Agarest War saga is now available in stores and online with the launch of Record of Agarest War 2 for PS3. The strategy-RPG, co-developed by Idea Factory, Compile Heart, and Red, and localized by Aksys Games, is available on PSN as well as a Standard Edition and Limited Edition in retail.

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PlayStation 3 News

Comic-Con ’12: Konami – Metal Gear Rising, New Little King’s Story

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (360, PS3) Comic-Con 2012 Screens - Screenshot 2

Konami is showing off a number of titles at this year’s Comic-Con, and has released several screens for those unable to attend. The latest batch includes shots from Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, New Little King’s Story, and Silent Hill Book of Memories.

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