Bottom 5 Of The Top 10 Best JRPGs On PlayStation According to Metacritic

Last week we looked at the top 5 JRPGS for the PlayStation based on their Metascores. This week, we are going to take a look at the next five on the list, wrapping up the top 10 best-rated JRPGs for the PlayStation console. Final Fantasy Chronicles – Metascore 89 Okay, so this game compilation technically… Continue reading Bottom 5 Of The Top 10 Best JRPGs On PlayStation According to Metacritic

Throwback Bit Thursday: Xenogears

Xenogears, much has been written about the game on this site, and on our FB page. Twenty-three years later, it remains a fan favorite. Some would even argue that it was the greatest JRPG on the original PlayStation. Are these fans, right? Well, even if they are not, they are certainly onto something.   Xenogears… Continue reading Throwback Bit Thursday: Xenogears

Throwback Bit Thursday: Final Fantasy VII Could Have Been Xenogears

Xenogears is a classic PS1 JRPG

Those of us who loved Chrono Trigger, and its – not so direct – sequel Chrono Cross, might never get to see a third game in Square’s most critically acclaimed series. However, Xenogears in some ways felt like a spiritual cousin of the legendary SNES title. Made by a team composed of many of the… Continue reading Throwback Bit Thursday: Final Fantasy VII Could Have Been Xenogears

Xenogears (PS1) Review: The Most Ambitious JRPG Story Ever Written

Xenogears is a classic PS1 JRPG

Six years later, and we are still waiting for a true FF7 killer. A lot of RPGs have come and gone since then, some were good, some were bad and a few of them had dared to reach greatness only to fall short of it. In my eyes, the greatest attempt at surpassing the great… Continue reading Xenogears (PS1) Review: The Most Ambitious JRPG Story Ever Written