These role-playing fantasy games like Final Fantasy Tactics let you deploy your character classes on a grid-based battleground and eliminate monsters in turn-based combat.
Next on The Banner Saga walkthrough we look at items, the most indispensable of indispensables in the game.
Climb the ladder with some tips beyond what you've seen elsewhere. Yes, you need to manage your tilt and farm well, but there's so much more.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Lucina, Chrom's daughter and the second generation Lord that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
Level scaling has been a hotbed of dissent in the Elder Scrolls community for years and reached its peak with the introduction of outrageously well-armed and armored bandits in Oblivion. In this hub, I'm going to take a look at the lowly bandit and show how, from humble origins, a great game mechanic was born.
Learn how to change your Skyrim character's name and appearance later in the game by using the console.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Vaike, the one Fighter you get during the course of Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Nexus Mod Manager allows you to easily download, cleanly install, update and remove mods for many popular PC games including Skyrim, Fallout New Vegas, Fallout 3, Dragon Age and Mount and Blade.
Anyone who's spent any amount of time in a forum dedicated to RPGs know that defining what is and what isn't a role-playing game is something of an irresistible temptation. Conflicting definitions tend to lead to misunderstandings between players that then leads to division instead of cooperation. In this article, I take a look at why players play RPGs and what they hope to get out of them.
Think it's easy to balance a computer role-playing game? Think again. This article explores some of the issues that face designers of RPGs when trying to balance different class and skill combinations. For serious gamers. Not light reading!
This tutorial will show you how to create better looking characters by combining theory with practice.
This Idle Heroes guide explains how to level faster and become stronger without spending any money. Make the most efficient use of your time to get the best results.
Have you ever wanted a Skyrim character that looks like Aela or Ulfric? With the Creation Kit, you can make a new character look like any character in the game by following a few easy steps. This tutorial is noob friendly, so if you have no idea what you're doing, don't be shy.
Here's my list of simple fixes that could have gone a long way toward improving most players' experience of Skyrim. These are all very easy fixes that don't make any radical changes to the way the game plays but that help to shore up the weak spots and make the game feel more polished and professional. Feel free to add your own simple fixes in the comment section.
A step by step guide on how to romance the Inquisition's ambassador, Lady Josephine Montilyet, in Dragon Age: Inquisition.
The best dresspheres to use for each character on Final Fantasy X-2 HD Remaster on Playstation 3 and 4.
In its prime, the Game Boy Advance dominated the handheld gaming market and allowed for already established and new game series to flourish. However, here are 7 JRPG series, best known for its releases on the handheld console.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Owain, Lissa's son and the second generation Myrmidon that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Fire Emblem Awakening's protagonist, the Lord Chrom. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Do you want to find the best gifts to get for your Sith Inquisitor companions at a glance? This article gives you both the top gifts you need as well as a more detailed breakdown.
A review of all playable races in Skyrim. The Breton is the best race for virtually every player style, because magic resistance is such a valuable attribute in the long run.
Bored of the vanilla followers in Skyrim? Can't find the perfect marriage partner? If you own a PC copy of the game, you can rectify this disappointing state of affairs by creating a companion of your very own. Although there are a lot of steps, it's not complicated to do, and this tutorial will guide you every step of the way, even if you're a Creation Kit noob.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Laurent, Miriel's son and the second generation Mage that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as supports and stat growths.
A hub that gives additional details about My Unit for Fire Emblem: Awakening, the newest turn based strategy game for the Nintendo 3DS. The continuation of My Unit Tips and Tricks.
Are you looking for a deeper role-playing experience? Skyrim was made for role-players, and gives you plenty of ways to lose yourself in another time and place. These 10 tips can help make your role-playing experience even richer!
Browser games are seldom so epic as this. Discover the ins and outs of Dungeon Robber, one of the most random RPGs you'll ever play, within!
One of the hottest topics in the Skyrim forums these days is whether or not certain skills are too under- or over-powered. This article takes a look at some of the complex factors that go into designing these game mechanics and whether and how they might be fixed. Do you agree or disagree? Share your opinions!
The Pokemon X and Y metagame has brought about significant changes in battle mechanics, and luckily for some Pokemon, these changes and new additions have brought out their true potential.
How do you define role-playing video games? What exactly are 'RPG elements'? Having spent a lot of time playing these games, I've decided to talk about a few of the common elements I find in most, if not all, computer RPGs to one extent or another.
The browser-based classic has a sequel! Check out this Candy Box 2 walkthrough for all the details on besting this cool text-based experience!
This hub talks about Donnel in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Starting as a lowly villager, Donnel has the potential to become one of the best units in the entire game.
Raiding at gyms is the most efficient way to power up in Pokemon Go, be sure to make the most out of it with this quick guide and tips.
If you're looking forward to using Mimikyu as a competitive Pokemon in Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, then this guide is for you!
Learn how to fix Skyrim game crashes. Skyrim can crash when starting, loading an exterior cell or fast travelling. You will learn how to use BOSS, Windows Grep and Papyrus logs to fix Skyrim crashes.
Last on The Banner Saga walkthrough we look at random events, those unpredictable problems which will plague your caravan to no end by eating up all your hard-won supplies! Yaaaaay!
Are you running short on Pokemon Dollars? Learn common methods to making money in the Pokemon games, like using Amulet Coins to battling the Elite Four and more!
How to raise a pure warrior class. What combinations can we add to our character? How many warrior hybrid classes are in Skyrim?
An optimised Skyrim mod load order will improve performance and reduce crashes. BOSS will sort your load order, check for conflicts, warnings, patches and errors. TES5Edit will clean any "dirty" mods.
Ready to buff up your pokemon? In this Pokemon X and Y walkthrough, we explore the intricacies of Super Training.
every Pokemon generation has its winners and losers, and this generation is no exception. These are five of the biggest threats on the competitive scene, and should be planned for.
Some of the best games like Final Fantasy take inspiration from several gameplay elements of Square Enix's role-playing masterpiece. Here's a runodw of some of the best FF-like games.
A hub detailing information about the various child units of Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details such as growth calculations and skill and class inheritance.
A hub listing the best units of Fire Emblem: Awakening, according to the writer of the article, Winterfate. May or may not contain Manaketes.
So, I'm sure you stumbled onto this article after wanting to pull your hair out for being unable to beat Corvus' second form, which is also the final main boss in Dragon Quest IX. (Corvus' first form isn't particularly worthy of its own article. :P)...
A Dark Room is a long, complex browser-based game with a ton of waiting involved. Help minimize your already minimalistic journey with this walkthrough.
A hub that talks about how to build your My Unit for Fire Emblem: Awakening, the newest turn based strategy game for the Nintendo 3DS.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Tharja, the first of two Dark Mages that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Possibly one of the most popular Pokemon of all time, Typhlosion isn't the greatest competitive Pokemon. Generation 6 however may have given it the push it needs to succeed.
A hub that will explain how to put together your very own Pokemon team for competitive play. Explains the various roles Pokemon can perform, as well as breeding and training details. Also includes a discussion on IVs and EVs, as well as breeding.
Advice, tips, and tricks designed to facilitate a Skyrim play-through for a broad range of players. Only the most pertinent Skyrim advice, tips, and tricks lie herein.
A hub detailing listing tips and tricks on how to beat Medusa, the second Main Boss, in Shin Megami Tensei 4.
How to raise a pure Mage class. What combinations can we add to our character? How many magic hybrid classes are in Skyrim and how to build them.
Skyrim grants players the freedom to create any type of character that they can think of. For some this can be too much of a good thing. How do you create a compelling character that you can role-play with for hundreds of hours without getting bored? Read on to find out . . .
In honor of the series' 25th anniversary, all 13 current Fire Emblem games - from the original Famicom game to Fire Emblem Awakening - are ranked from bottom to top, including Japanese-only releases.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Cherche, the Wyvern Rider that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
No Pokemon is perfect, whether it doesn't have the stats, ability, typing, or even design to excel something holds it back. Salamence, however, comes very close.
If you're looking for an extensive Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon postgame guide, this article will give you an experience fit for the champion of Alola!
This hub is going to give relevant information for Morgan, My Unit's child and the most versatile second generation unit in Fire Emblem: Awakening.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Miriel, the first of two mages that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Hey, Trainer! Are your Pokemon friendly toward you? Learn the difference between affection and friendship in Pokemon X and Pokemon Y, how to raise each stat, and why they matter.
Deoxys, a psychic type mythical Pokemon with 4 forms, is the latest EX raid from Niantic. It's rare to get shot at catching one so prepare yourself with this guide!
Possibly one of the most popular Pokemon in Generation 6, Noivern is quite the threatening Pokemon regardless of what it's stats tell you.
How to get full court approval, all scandalous secrets, Caprice coins and halla statues, and a guide to each ending in the quest Wicked Eyes and Wicked Hearts.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Lon'qu, the Myrmidon unit that you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
One of the most well designed and fantastic looking Pokemon, Bisharp went overlooked in his 5th Generation debut. This generation gave Bisharp new tools and breathed new life into this metal warrior.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Sumia, the first of two Pegasus Knights you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Creating custom followers for Skyrim isn't hard, but they lack some of the polish of the original characters. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to take an 'easy' follower, like the one created in my previous tutorial, and turn them into a full-fledged hireling, complete with recruiting dialogue and conditions, and the option to rehire for free within a reasonable time frame. (This tutorial does not cover the creation of custom dialogue.)
The activity of mining is often the very first thing players in Eve Online try their hands on to earn money. Here is a comprehensive guide to follow from the first steps up to professionalism.
Red Dead Wiki Death, disease, prostitution, the scum of the Earth, and, in the case of Undead Nightmare, the dead rising from the grave. So why shouldn't the Four Horses of the Apocalypse come out to play as well? Yes, the Red Dead Redemption DLC...
If you have arrived at this hub, you are probably wondering how to beat Rigor Mortex, the final post-game boss of Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2. I discovered yesterday a relatively easy (if somewhat time consuming) way to do it, and I'm going to...
This hub is going to give relevant information for Sully, the first of two Cavaliers you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Countdown and review the ten best playable characters in the Final Fantasy Type-0 for the PlayStation 4!
A hub detailing listing tips and tricks on how to beat Minotaur, the first Main Boss, in Shin Megami Tensei 4.
You are now the first-ever champion of the Alola Pokemon League! But this is not where your journey ends! Here's a Pokemon Sun and Moon Postgame Walkthrough to guide you to even greater fun!
This hub is going to give relevant information for Lissa, the first staff unit you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
This hub will list tips and tricks for people starting out as the Marauder in Path of Exile. Hub based on the personal experiences of me playing a Marauder named Balagor.
Nidoking is a long standing fan favorite, regardless of his underwhelming stats. Pokemon X and Y gave this Pokemon some very interesting gifts, and they're just enough to make him a great Pokemon.
Can't figure out how to get an Espeon? Tired of getting a Hitmonlee when you need a Hitmonshan? In Pokemon Go, some things are straightforward while others are hidden treats.
Puzzled over where to find a particular TM or HM? This Pokemon X and Y walkthrough has got you covered with the locations of all of the TMs and HMs in the game.
Is Skyrim a role-playing game? For some reason, people are very divided about Skyrim's classification as an RPG. While labels don't affect the quality of a game, you can often learn something useful from investigating how they are applied. In this hub, I explore some of the reasons why Skyrim both is and is not a traditional role-playing game.
Ahh, back on track. All that lays between you and the championship are routes, trainers, and one more badge. Route 18 and Terminus Cave time in this Pokemon X and Y walkthrough!
This hub is going to give relevant information for Gregor, the Mercenary unit that you get during the course of Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
This hub is going to give relevant information for Frederick, the first pre-promoted unit you get in Fire Emblem: Awakening. Lists details like learnable skills and stat growths.
Comparing the eight possible characters your character can romance in Bioware's fantasy roleplaying masterpiece, Dragon Age: Inquisition.
Niantic has introduced Mew via a long series of tasks called "A Mythical Discovery" Special Research. Check out this guide for tips and tricks on how to capture Mew as quickly as possible!
This guide will teach you how to obtain an eevee in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, and how to evolve it into each eeveelution.
Aggron is and always has been a fan favorite because of his typing and overall design. As a competitive Pokemon though, he was severely lacking. That is until X and Y gave him a mega evolution.