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lack of epic jrpg in ps3 era is disappointing.

#1W_RDADPosted 2/15/2013 8:14:08 AM
with such a powerful system, i expected something as grand as ff12, then we get versus 13 that looks good on trailer but the game is duke nukem forever that will never come out. demon soul/ dark soul is good but i dont really consider that rpg. dragon dogma is action oriented, not really jrpg eitehr too
#2ScreamingMidgetPosted 2/15/2013 8:14:55 AM
Demon's Souls
Dark Souls
#3deprofundis442Posted 2/15/2013 8:16:23 AM
I used to be disappointed, but now I've given other types of games a chance that I never did last gen and realized that I don't actually need JRPGs to keep me happy anymore.
#4mogar002Posted 2/15/2013 8:17:36 AM
ITT we devalue the term grand by using it to describe FF12.
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#5atma6Posted 2/15/2013 8:19:16 AM
I would consider neither Souls games or DD to be JRPGs, but some people seem to think that because of the nationality of the developer.

JRPGs have taken a huge hit this generation because of how unprofitable they are and how much more expensive they are compared to much more profitable genres such as shooters. While you mention PS3 era, easily the best JRPG of the generation is Xenoblade Chronicles, which stands shoulder to shoulder with some of the greats in the genre. As for the PS3, many will say Ni no Kuni; although, the outdated, boring mechanics make it hard for me to call it an "epic JRPG", just a very good game.
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#6RyuuHou25Posted 2/15/2013 8:28:58 AM
Demons and Dark Souls are about the closest thing you'll get right now until Xillia is released.

Graces F is good, but it's not for everyone due to the storyline and themes in it of course. Too kiddy for lots of people.
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#7KaleliskalelPosted 2/15/2013 8:31:35 AM
mogar002 posted...
ITT we devalue the term grand by using it to describe FF12.

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#8KaleliskalelPosted 2/15/2013 8:32:36 AM
The disgaea series,
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#9atma6Posted 2/15/2013 8:34:00 AM
Oh yes, by even mentioning a Final Fantasy game, be prepared for an immense amount of people ignoring your question and attacking the series. It's unfortunate, but worst fanbase ever.
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#10L0ZPosted 2/15/2013 8:35:40 AM
White knight chronicles 1 & 2
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