Adol, after yet another shipwreck, finds himself washed up on the shore of the Canaan islands, a nearly impossible to reach area inside of the Great Vortex. He is found by a Rhodan, a strange local tribe of people with pointy ears and tails, but otherwise act and behave human. They help him recover, but distrust him, like many other Eresians (which is Ys lore for Eurasians). Being the ever helpful (and nosy) Adol, he manages to help the locals with their troubles, earn their trust, and sav...
The Gamer’s Lounge is going to be having a summer blacklog community contest. The summer is the perfect time to play some games that have been sitting on the shelf or on the hard drive for the last year or so. Put away that next gen AAA title and fire up something from a few years ago or from 20 years ago.
Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure was originally a PC game, only available in Japan back in 2004. It was later ported to PSP, and Mastiff brought it to the US in 2007. Now, Mastiff has updated the PC release with modern controls, graphics settings and widescreen support, and reused the PSP translation and voice overs to bring the definitive Gurumin experience to PC.
Brandish: The Dark Revenant is a very solid dungeon crawler with some attributes that make it truly unique, especially in today's gaming market. The combination of the third person perspective, the direct action yet tactical battles, and great level design combine to make a very enjoyable romp. However, I would not recommend letting children play this game.
The final trailer is voice in Japanese with English subtitles, but worry not. It's been noted in the video that players will have the option to have voice overs in Japanese or English. The game is out in North America on March 17, in Japan on March 19, and in Europe on March 20.