Marvelous Entertainment Archive

  • A Cut Above – The Arc Rise Fantasia Guide to JRPG Hairstyles

    A Cut Above – The Arc Rise Fantasia Guide to JRPG Hairstyles

    Spiky, bright-colored hairdos are a JRPG staple, so it shouldn’t be news to anyone that the characters in new Wii JRPG Arc Rise Fantasia are defined as individuals by how they wear their hair. Alongside the review copy of Arc Rise Fantasia I received today […]

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  • Arc Rise Fantasia’s Voice Acting Makes Me Cringe

    Arc Rise Fantasia’s Voice Acting Makes Me Cringe

    This new video of cutscene footage from Arc Rise Fantasia landed in my inbox today, and while I’m trying to remain hopeful for this Wii JRPG, the only thing I’ve learned from this clip is that the game’s voice acting is absolutely putrid. Too bad […]

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  • Arc Rise Fantasia Strikes JRPG Gold

    Arc Rise Fantasia Strikes JRPG Gold

    Classic JRPG goodness is only a few weeks away now, with Ignition Entertainment, Marvelous Entertainment and imageepoch’s Arc Rise Fantasia going gold this week. The Wii-exclusive JRPG will ship later this month carrying an MSRP of $40. The game’s official release date is July 27, […]

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  • Swag Report: Little King’s Story Onii Squishy Figure

    Swag Report: Little King’s Story Onii Squishy Figure

    Got my Little King’s Story review copy in from XSEED yesterday afternoon, and with it came this adorable Onii squishy figure, the same figure you can get for pre-ordering the game prior to its retail launch this Tuesday, July 21. The Onii is described as […]

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  • Little King’s Story Goes Gold, Let’s Celebrate With New Gameplay Footage!

    Little King’s Story Goes Gold, Let’s Celebrate With New Gameplay Footage!

    After a long time in the making, Little King’s Story is officially less than a month away from gracing the Wii with its kingly presence. XSEED Games and Marvelous Entertainment have announced that the charming life simulation/adventure/RTS/RPG hybrid has gone gold and will begin shipping […]

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  • [E3 2009] XSEED Games’ E3 Lineup

    [E3 2009] XSEED Games’ E3 Lineup

    XSEED Games is set to rock E3 pretty hard this year with a surprisingly impressive roster of games lined up for DS, PSP and Wii. The Wii lineup is particularly stacked, with Valhalla Knights: Eldar Saga, JU-ON: The Grudge, Arc Rise Fantasia and tri-Crescendo’s next […]

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  • XSEED Announces Two New RPGs for PSP

    XSEED Announces Two New RPGs for PSP

    The ’09 PSP lineup gets two RPGs deeper today with XSEED Games announcing Lunar: Silver Star Harmony and Half-Minute Hero for fall releases exclusively on Sony’s portable. Lunar: Silver Star Harmony is a remake of the classic Sega Saturn/PS1 RPG Lunar: Silver Star Story with […]

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  • Valhalla Knights Seeks Better Results on Wii

    Valhalla Knights Seeks Better Results on Wii

    XSEED and Marvelous Entertainment’s Valhalla Knights action-RPG series has failed to deliver in its first two PSP installments, so the series is moving on to the greener pastures of a new platform. The third Valhalla Knights, subtitled Eldar Saga, is in development exclusively for the […]

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  • Ignition Snatches Muramasa: The Demon Blade From XSEED

    Ignition Snatches Muramasa: The Demon Blade From XSEED

    Well apparently XSEED’s co-publishing relationship with Marvelous Entertainment has hit a bit of a snag, at least in regards to Muramasa: The Demon Blade as Ignition Entertainment has jumped in to snatch the North American publishing rights to Vanillaware’s Wii-exclusive successor to PS2 classic Odin […]

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  • Avalon Code Ships March 10th

    Avalon Code Ships March 10th

    Previously listed for an unofficial March 3rd launch, DS action-RPG Avalon Code has now received an official street date from XSEED and Marvelous Entertainment, and it’s actually coming one week later than expected. That’s right, Matrix Software’s latest work of DS RPG artistry is due […]

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