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Undertale's Japanese Localization is Full of Hidden Gems For Eagle-eyed Fans

Undertale played around a lot with its Japanese localization.

The Real-World Problems Behind Persona 5

Behind every Palace of Persona 5, there’s a real-world scandal.

USgamer's RPG Podcast Teams With 8-4 Play to Examine a Decade of JRPG Development

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD: The cast of 8-4 Play join Kat to discuss the past decade of Japanese game development. Where have JRPGs come from, and where they are going? We share our thoughts from Tokyo.

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Undertale's Japanese Localization is Full of Hidden Gems For Eagle-eyed Fans

Undertale played around a lot with its Japanese localization.

The Real-World Problems Behind Persona 5

Behind every Palace of Persona 5, there’s a real-world scandal.

USgamer's RPG Podcast Teams With 8-4 Play to Examine a Decade of JRPG Development

AXE OF THE BLOOD GOD: The cast of 8-4 Play join Kat to discuss the past decade of Japanese game development. Where have JRPGs come from, and where they are going? We share our thoughts from Tokyo.

5 JRPGs that Deserve a Second Life on Steam

The PC has recently become a wonderland for overlooked or MIA RPGs from Japanese developers. Here are a few that haven't made it yet, but definitely should.