Category Archives: RPG

Pokemon Sword and Shield’s Isle of Armor DLC confirms older Pokemon will be added via DLC

In response to the controversy around Sword and Shield not including all the Pokemon from past Gens, The Pokemon Company responded to the since justified anger saying they knew it would be a controversial decision for main series Pokemon games … Continue reading

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It took reading a fanfic for me to realize a MAJOR tie-in Fire Emblem Echoes has with Fire Emblem Awakening

  …MAJOR spoilers for both games, obviously. Mind you, Awakening has been out for 6 years and Echoes has been out for 2 years now. There are quite a few other tie-ins between the games but the one concerning the … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft Classic goes live on August 27 and yes, I will be Day One In

  Blizzard took the time to whip together a Primer for those who never played WoW Back in 2006. I urge folks to check it out as it covers all the major stuff those who started playing WoW from its … Continue reading

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Nintendo confirms Pokemon not in the Galar Pokedex can’t be migrated into Sword and Shield

I’m not surprised by the news but naturally this PokeHolic is also disappointed. What it means for me is I will need to wait until the games are released–and also wait until I get a Nintendo Switch as well–to know … Continue reading

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Pokemon Direct unveils Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield for the Nintendo Switch

Three years after the release of Pokemon Sun/Moon and two years after the release of Pokemon UltraSun/UltraMoon, Nintendo announced the 8th Gen Pokemon games Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Anyone who’s been following the series since the 2nd Gen should … Continue reading

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Persona 5’s Joker in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate all but confirms it’s happening

  …I refer, of course to Persona 5 being released on the Nintendo Switch sooner than later. Originally released on the PS4 and PS3, rumors have been rampant Atlus will bring what some have called the Greatest RPG Ever to … Continue reading

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Postgame Review: Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux (Nintendo 3DS)

  By now I’ve grown used to Atlus releasing enhanced versions of their games on the 3DS, PS4 and Vita. Unlike most Shin Megami Tensi, Persona and Etrian Oddyssey fans, I haven’t played the original versions until after the fact … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft’s 2nd expansion Wrath of the Lich King launched 10 years ago this week

  …Man oh man.   I still remember the first time I watched the reveal trailer back in 2007:     …Mind you, I had been playing WoW for almost two years at the time. My then level 68 Paladin … Continue reading

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A few “Tales of” Games that should be ported to the Nintendo 3DS

About 5 years back, Tales of the Abyss was released on the Nintendo 3DS. Aside from the smaller screen and lowered audio quality, it ran as those who played the original Playstation 2 version remember. No glitches or bugs to … Continue reading

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When will the expected Diamond and Pearl remakes be announced? What changes should the 8th Gen Pokemon Games bring?

These are two big questions in the absence of such announcements ar E3. Yes, new Pokemon Switch games were announced and that’s cool. So is being able to transfer Pokemon captured in the Pokemon Go App. Still, TRUE Pokemon fans … Continue reading

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