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Sega, NIS America, Inti Creates and More Announce New Digital Games Showcase For June

June is looking pretty packed for gaming news.

Little Dragons Cafe is a Management Sim About Second Chances From the Creator of Harvest Moon

Yasuhiro Wada's next game is his most personal yet.

Harvest Moon Creator's Next Game is a Cafe Management and Dragon Raising Sim

Yasuhiro Wada takes the simulation genre to another cute level.

Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 Coming to North America in 2017

Don't worry, you'll be able to play Baiken in the US.

Chase: Cold Case Investigations ~ Distant Memories ~ 3DS Review: Short Story

The successor to defunct developer Cing's emotional adventure games can't help but feel like a pretender to the throne.

Shiren the Wanderer Vita Review: Rogue Leader

The original console roguelike returns to show the new kids how it's done.

Zero Time Dilemma Vita Review-in-Progress: Unstuck in Time

The final chapter of the Zero Escape trilogy arrives after four long years—but can Spike-Chunsoft craft a satisfying conclusion to this innovative series?

Zero Time Dilemma Brings Spike-Chunsoft's Sci-Fi Thriller to a New Frontier

The final installment of Zero Escape drops the "visual novel" element, but retains the series' high-stakes world of dark mysteries.

Zero Escape 3 Continues this Summer's Wave of Unbelievable Game Announcements

At long last, Kotoro Uchikoshi's ambitious adventure series will see a third and final entry in 2016. Here's why you should consider strapping yourself into this wild sci-fi trilogy.

Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- PS4 Review: Let's Rock (Again)

Arc System Works' classic series makes its 3D animated return on PlayStation platforms.

Text Adventures: The Story of Visual Novels in America

In the past decade, visual novels have blossomed in the west. How did it happen? And what's next? We spoke with the talent at XSEED, Aksys Games, and more.

XBlaze Code: Embryo PS Vita Review: A Compelling Argument for Illiteracy

Arc System Works combines shopworn anime tropes and thoroughly hateful design in one repellant package.

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Vita Review: Hand-Drawn Action in Your Hands

Arc System Works shows the Vita love with the latest version of its best-selling fighting game series. (Not that one, the other one.)

Zero Escape Fans Band Together for "Operation Bluebird"

Want to see a sequel to 999 and Virtue's Last Reward? Get involved with this community movement and make your voice heard.

JPgamer: In Search of Door Number 9

In this week's JPgamer, Pete delves into his backlog to explore one of the most interesting games on the Nintendo DS: Chunsoft's visual novel-cum-room escape adventure Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors.