The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Cheats Offer Unlimited HP, BP, And EXP

The full version of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 3 is out for PC via Steam. Although cheats for the demo released two weeks ago, folks looking to cheat in the full game can do so right now. Continue reading “The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Cheats Offer Unlimited HP, BP, And EXP”

The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Demo Cheats Grant Infinite HP And EXP

Whether or not you want to pick up The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel 3 is up to you. However, if you want to try NIS America and Nihon Falcom’s work, a demo version of said JRPG is out now for PC via Steam. Tagging along with the demo are active cheat trainers. Continue reading “The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Demo Cheats Grant Infinite HP And EXP”

Trails From Zero English Translation Fan-Patch Available March 14th

Trails From Zero

The fan group who have been diligently working on the English translation for the PC port of The Legend of Heroes: Trails From Zero, which originally launched back in 2011 for the PSP, have finally finished their project. The English translation is now complete and it’s expected to be made available for the PC version of the game starting March 14th, 2020. Continue reading “Trails From Zero English Translation Fan-Patch Available March 14th”

Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Announced For Nintendo Switch

Trails of Cold Steel 3 Switch

NIS America gets a lot of grief for a lot of the unnecessary drama they bring to the JRPG community, but every once in a while the Western branch of NIS do something swell and it ends up being to the benefit of gamers the world around. Well, today they announced that The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III is coming to the Nintendo Switch in spring of 2020, and they celebrated the news with a brand new trailer. Continue reading “Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Announced For Nintendo Switch”

Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Demo Lets You Carry Over Save Data To Full Game

Trailers of Cold Steel 3 Demo

NIS America released a brand new playable demo, available for free, of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III over on the PlayStation Store for PS4 owners. The highlight of the demo is that whatever progress you make during your play-time, it will carry over into the full version of the game when it releases on October 22nd, 2019 this fall. Continue reading “Trails Of Cold Steel 3 Demo Lets You Carry Over Save Data To Full Game”

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa Of Dana Launches June 26th For Nintendo Switch

Ys VIII Nintendo Switch Launch

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana for the Nintendo Switch has received a release window, and it will be arriving in June in the West. It’s a year late compared to its PS4 counterpart, but better late than never right? Continue reading “Ys VIII: Lacrimosa Of Dana Launches June 26th For Nintendo Switch”

Ys: Memories Of Celceta Heading To PC Courtesy Of XSeed Games

Ys Memories of Celceta

Nihon Falcom decided to secure the services of XSeed Games for the PC port of Ys: Memories of Celceta. This is likely a good sign for gamers who have been completely unimpressed with NIS America’s recent localization efforts, which have come under heavy criticism, especially after the butchering that NIS America applied to the Western release of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. Continue reading “Ys: Memories Of Celceta Heading To PC Courtesy Of XSeed Games”

The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 2 Launches On Steam, GOG.com

Legend of Heroes Trails of Cold Steel 2

XSeed Games announced that Nihon Falcom’s The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II has officially launched on PC. You can pick up a copy of the game right now from participating digital outlets for $39.99. Continue reading “The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Cold Steel 2 Launches On Steam, GOG.com”

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa Of Dana Arrives Overhauled Localization Arrives Jan 30th

Ys VIII Lacrimosa of Dana

NIS America announced that the overhauled localization that went into production back in October will see the light of day starting January 30th for PS4, PS Vita and for the first time on PC. In fact, the PC version was delayed from its original date after gamers complained about the poor localization. NIS America was quick to respond, apologizing for the mishap and promised to fix the game. Continue reading “Ys VIII: Lacrimosa Of Dana Arrives Overhauled Localization Arrives Jan 30th”

Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection, Action-JRPG Now Available On Steam

Zwei The Ilvard Insurrection Steam Launch

Nihon Falcom’s JRPG Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection is currently available right now on Steam for $29.99. The game is 10% off during the first week of landing on Valve’s digital distribution service, allowing you to grab it for $26.99. Continue reading “Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection, Action-JRPG Now Available On Steam”

NIS America Apologizes For Ys VIII Localization; Free Update Will Fix Translation

Ys VIII Localization Fix

NIS America CEO Takuro Yamashita issued a statement of apology on behalf of the localization team at NIS America who worked on Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana for PS4 and PS Vita. Gamers put together a e-mail campaign to Nihon Falcom, and the Japanese company had the localization team at NIS America address the concerns of fans. Continue reading “NIS America Apologizes For Ys VIII Localization; Free Update Will Fix Translation”

Ys VIII Fans Compose E-Mail Campaign To Nihon Falcom Over Poor Localization

Ys VIII Localization

[Update: NIS America has responded to the e-mail campaign, apologizing for the localization errs within Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana]

[Original article:] One of the more hot topics too really take the hardcore gaming fandoms by storm in recent years has been localization. While there have always been localization issues with games coming from various territories and translated into English, the quality and politicization of some localizations have caused fans to become livid with the quality of the translations for some games (or anime), and the most recent victim of this is Nihon Falcom’s English release of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. Continue reading “Ys VIII Fans Compose E-Mail Campaign To Nihon Falcom Over Poor Localization”

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Review

Ys VIII

[Disclosure: A review code was provided for the contents of this article]

Despite just under thirty years of playing video games and a career in writing about them that spans eighteen of those years, I’ve never played an Ys game, would you believe, although I have heard of them. I’m not really sure why, to be honest, as I was a prolific importer of Japanese RPG’s during the 16 and 32-bit eras, and since the Playstation 2, there have been a few European releases that I could have nabbed from a bargain bin in any old GAME store. This trend looked set to be broken earlier this year when I was offered a review code for Ys Origin on the PS4 and PS Vita, but for reasons that will remain unknown, I couldn’t redeem the code and ended up handing it to another reviewer. Continue reading “Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Review”

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