Submitted by xiren187 965d ago | opinion piece

JRPGs We Hope To Be Revived On PS4

With the supposed PlayStation 4 announcement taking place tomorrow, many JRPG fans once again hope that franchises that missed out this generation with the PlayStation 3 will now return. While there are franchises like Tales and Final Fantasy still living, other franchises that were in the PSOne and PS2 era have died since died out. (PS2, PS3, PS4)

bicfitness  +   965d ago
LEGEND OF DRAGOON. Yes. That would be the one for me. I'm playing it on Vita and it's still quite brilliant, even today.
Relientk77  +   965d ago
Been waiting for Legend of Dragoon 2 ever since the PSOne
DarkBlood  +   965d ago
yeah its been over ten years since i wanted a prequal or a sequal i dont know how much longer i can wait for any kind of announcement for legend of dragoon lol

since then i passed school then high school and now im just a 22 year old young adult come on SONY your killing me here :P
VileAndVicious  +   965d ago
Yes...legend of dragoon AND wildArms.
ritsuka666  +   965d ago
Next-gen will be like this one: that means there will be only Final Fantasy and all the rest on 3DS. It's obvious Japan doesn't give a fuck anymore of home consoles and it's also obvious we keep don't giving a fuck about jRPGs in general. So there will always be Final Fantasy (that in the west is just known as FF and not as a jRPG, considering the gap in sales between this and the other series)
OmegaSlayer  +   965d ago
Legend Of Dragoon is awesome, but...would it sell?
Ni No Kuni sold well, but under a million...Xenoblade that is said to be one of the best JRPG ever sold less than a million.
It would be risky for Sony to make a Legend Of Dragoon 2.
Same for the other IPs mentioned in the article.
Relientk77  +   965d ago
How about ALL

Final Fantasy
Legend of Dragoon
Breath of Fire
Tactics Ogre
Skies of Arcadia
Brave Fencer Musashi
Ni no Kuni
Rogue Galaxy
Dark Cloud
Tales of

and more
LOGICWINS  +   965d ago
Nope, JRPGs will be revived primarily on the 3DS/Vita/PS3. People forget that these JRPG publishers/developers generally aren't the biggest studios. With the "supposed" increased dev costs for next gen, you can bet that MOST JRPG games will be on handhelds(lower cost to develop) or current gen consoles.

Heck, the few good JRPGs on the PS3 sold like crap. The fact that we're still gettin em is a miracle.
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Blastoise  +   965d ago
Who would disagree with that list? lol

Excellent list of games, Breath of fire in particular is wasted potential
Relientk77  +   965d ago
Yeah way to go Capcom, with not making more Breath of Fire games
Lifebanisher  +   965d ago
Legend of legaia
wild arms
Sword of mana
Shinekami  +   965d ago
Jeanne D'arc
Blastoise  +   965d ago
Jeanne D'arc for Vita, I'd buy that
Inception  +   965d ago
I want Jeanne D'arc sequel / remake!
Don't know why people pass this masterpiece just because it's handheld game -_-
FamilyGuy  +   965d ago
One of my favorite psp games
izumo_lee  +   965d ago
First party games i would like Sony to return to...

Wild Arms
Rogue Galaxy
Dark Cloud
Legend of Legaia
Legend of Dragoon

3rd Party games

Lunar Silver Star Story
Parasite Eve
Breath of Fire
Thousand Arms :P
Valkyrie Profile
Chrono series
VileAndVicious  +   965d ago
I would love to see some of the devil summoner remakes on the ps3...or 4.
Eazy-Eman  +   965d ago
I'm surprised you didn't mention persona...one of my favorite JRPG franchise ever.
VileAndVicious  +   965d ago
Love persona as well....still waiting for persona 5 lol
BitbyDeath  +   965d ago
Kingdom Hearts
Oneirous  +   965d ago
Chrono series. Final Fantasy.
Shinekami  +   965d ago
Valkyria Chronicles
Inception  +   965d ago
VC4 with new / updated canvas engine is an automatic day one buy!

But with current shitstorm for Sega (Alien collonial marines bomb), i don't think they have the guts to make VC4 T_T
kalkano  +   965d ago
Arc the Lad
Real Final Fantasy
Real Shining Force
Golden Sun (wouldn't a console one be great?)
Skies of Arcadia
Vandal Hearts
White Knight Chronicles
FamilyGuy  +   965d ago
I wish more people got into white knight chronicles, a ps4 version would be amazing but i doubt it'll happen. Even with level-5s success with ni no kuni another white knight chronicles type game would be unlikely to release outside of japan because of all the hate.
e-p-ayeaH  +   965d ago
FF6 needs a PS4 remake
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Capt-FuzzyPants  +   965d ago
Chrono series and Dark Cloud. I'm dying for another Dark Cloud or at least a collection.
KingofGambling  +   965d ago
Suikoden please.
Chrono  +   965d ago
PS3 barely had a few good JRPGs, I doubt there will many of them on the next gen.
VonBraunschweigg  +   965d ago
Ni no Kuni II

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