Naruto: Nearing The End of a Manga Era

First published in Japan back in 1999, manga artist and author Masashi Kishimoto created a brand new manga series for Shonen Jump (a Japanese equivalent to Marvel and DC) that even today is considered ...

Classic RPG ' Chrono Trigger' now available on Wii

Chrono Trigger, the acclaimed Super Nes role-playing game, is now available for purchase on Nintendo's Virtual Console service for the Wii. Originally released in 1995, Chrono Trigger was created by ...

'Dragon Quest' Creator Thinks Series' Appeal May Be Lost In Translation

No matter how you look at it, there are going to be some glaring differences between Japanese and American gaming culture. Certain titles that do fantastically in one country will sometimes founder in ...

'Dragon Quest' Creator Sheds Light On The Inspiration For The Slime

Video game icons come in all shapes and sizes; some wear red hats and overalls while others are simply yellow circles. When it comes to RPGs there's one face that's been recognizable for almost 24 ...

Dragon Quest 9: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Trailer

Notorious for mouthful-of-words titles, Dragon Quest is back for your enjoyment in its ninth incarnation: Dragon Quest 9: Sentinels of the Starry Skies. As you would expect, the game looks very ...