Kotaku: "Ni no Kuni is a fantastic game. Although I haven't played enough to feel comfortable writing up a full review—I'm around 14 hours in so far, and taking my time—I think it's safe to say that yes, if you are a fan of role-playing games, or Studio Ghibli movies, or fun, this is an experience worth having.
That's the short version. Now for some more impressions, in bullet-pointed form because really, bullet points are just too convenient not to use. Here are 12 things you should know about Ni no Kuni."