Archive for the ‘PS Vita’ Category

Ryu’s Musings – Mary Skelter Nightmares (PS Vita)

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

package2Language: Japanese & English (Audio), English  (Subs)
Developer: Idea Factory, Compile Heart
Publisher: Idea Factory
Format: PS Vita
Type: Visual Novel
Demo Box: PS Vita
Synopsis: Escape from the living prison JAIL in Mary Skelter: Nightmares for the PlayStation Vita system. The Nightmare monster actively stalks the player as you run through the dungeon, so you must use the dungeon’s gimmicks to impede its movements. This dungeon RPG features a turn based battle system that includes class change, a strategic blood‐licking transform system, and a blood‐rubbing system to power up your party. As you solve the dungeon’s mysteries and satisfy the prison’s desires, you just might make it out alive.

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Ryu’s Musings – God Wars Futures Past (PS4)

Posted on June 17th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

GWFP_keyart2.pngLanguage: Audio: English & Japanese
Developer: Kadokawa Games
Publisher: NIS America
Format: PS4
Type: T-RPG
Demo Box: PS4 Pro
Synopsis: GOD WARS Future Past is a tactical RPG that explores the untold history of Japan through folklore and tactical combat. Gamers will experience the traditional stories of Japan’s origin through the lens of three warring nations, with a massive expanse of tactical options to develop their strategies from including a myriad of character classes and equipment within innovative and challenging stages.

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Ryu’s Musings – A Rose in the Twilight (PS Vita)

Posted on April 11th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

RITT_Packshot_PEGI-RNFLanguage: Subs: English
Developer: Nippon Ichi Software Inc
Publisher: NIS America
Format: PC, PS Vita
Type: Platformer
Demo Box: PS Vita

Synopsis: A girl awakens in a castle void of color and time, affixed with the Curse of Thorns upon her back. After meeting a sleeping giant, the two work together to escape. Help them unravel the mystery of the thorns and the history behind the somber castle.

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Ryu’s Musings: Touhou Genso Wanderer (PS4)

Posted on March 15th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

touhou-genso-wanderer-478441.6Language: Audio: Japanese, Subs: English
Developer: Aqua Style
Publisher: NIS America
Format: PS4 & PS Vita
Type: Rogue-Like, Dungeon Crawler
Demo Box: PS4 (Old)
Synopsis: One day, Reimu Hakurei is visiting Rinnosuke Morichika at his shop, Kourindo. He shows her one of his prized possessions, the golden sphere. However, when she touches it, it unleashes a mysterious beam of light. Rinnosuke starts acting strange, and a giant tower now stands where Kourindo used to be. The population of Gensokyo has also been replicated by clones who attack people on sight. As the Hakurei Shrine Maiden, it is Reimu’s duty to resolve this latest incident and bring peace back to Gensokyo.
Along the way, she is joined by Futo Mononobe, who has recently set out on a quest to become a first class sage. With her partner in tow, can Reimu make her way through the dungeons of the tower and put an end to this incident?

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Ryu’s Musings: Fate/Extella – The Umbral Star

Posted on January 20th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

Language: Audio: Japanese / Subs: English
Developer: Marvelous
Publisher: Marvelous
Format: PS Vita, PS4
Type: VN/Musou hybride
Demo Box: PS4 (Old)
Synopsis: The famous FATE series is reborn in an astonishing new game, Fate/EXTELLA: The Umbral Star! Hyper-fast hack and slash action featuring fan-favorite characters, facing off against dense enemy swarms in large-scale battlefields! Enjoy yet another deep storyline that the Fate series is known for, and sharpen your skills in some of the most intense combat the series has ever seen! Read the rest…

Ryu’s Bites – Grand Kingdom Beta (PS4)

Posted on May 2nd, 2016 by Ryu Sheng |

Time for some Beta Talk!

The past week I’ve been playing the upcoming Grand Kingdom game from NIS America, and frankly, despite the issues the game has, it looks promising! However please do bear in mind this is a Beta game at the minute, so the issues I raise here will hopefully be fixed either at launch or not long after.

The beta is heavily restricted sadly, so I can’t really go into the finer details of certain things, such as classes and how the town works and stuff. Sadly for those you’ll have to wait for the full review. Read the rest…