Shin Megami Tensei Archive

  • Review: Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth

    Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth is all about the perspective. For starters, it’s about physical perspective: The run-the-hallways, dodge the shadows third-person view we knew and loved from the insta-classic Persona 4: Golden has been swapped for an Etrian Odyssey-style first-person exploration view. It’s […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei IV and Fire Emblem: Awakening Band Together for Club Nintendo Promo

    Shin Megami Tensei IV and Fire Emblem: Awakening Band Together for Club Nintendo Promo

    Registering games on Club Nintendo is a fun reward system for picking out some cool collectibles just by being a loyal Nintendo customer, but if you aren’t one for cluttering your home with a lot of fairly useless bobbles and trinkets there isn’t a whole […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei IV Limited Edition Sneak Peek

    Shin Megami Tensei IV Limited Edition Sneak Peek

    Look at what showed up at VGB HQ this week: Yes, it’s an early copy of the samurai-tastic Shin Megami Tensei IV Limited Edition box set, available with all first-print copies of the game when it ships to retailers on July 16th. (Pre-order isn’t mandatory, […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei IV Limited Edition Strategy Guide Sneak Peek

    Shin Megami Tensei IV Limited Edition Strategy Guide Sneak Peek

    Want an early look at the special strategy guide included with Shin Megami Tensei IV‘s first-print Limited Edition boxed set? Well, you’re in luck! Atlus has uploaded a digital version of the Prima Games-made ‘Strategy & Design Book’ which features 8 sample pages from the […]

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  • Atlus Prepares for a Hot Summer of Fantasy Brawling and Samurai Demon Slaying

    Atlus Prepares for a Hot Summer of Fantasy Brawling and Samurai Demon Slaying

    Two of the hottest, most anticipated handheld games of the summer are–surprise, surprise–both coming from Atlus. Still not excited? These new trailers from E3 will certainly do the trick. Exactly a month from today, Atlus will first release Shin Megami Tensei IV, the premium Nintendo […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei IV Launch DLC to Include Maps, Armor and Hairdos

    Shin Megami Tensei IV Launch DLC to Include Maps, Armor and Hairdos

    Atlus is preparing a smorgasbord of downloadable content for the July 16 launch of Nintendo 3DS RPG Shin Megami Tensei IV. From a free set of custom samurai hairstyles, to a Platinum Surcoat armor set, to a map pack designed for level grinding, the SMTIV […]

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  • Inherit the Samurai Way in Shin Megami Tensei IV

    Inherit the Samurai Way in Shin Megami Tensei IV

    A new gameplay trailer for Shin Megami Tensei IV has been released, explaining what it means to follow the way of the samurai. One of five 18-year-olds to make the pilgrimage to Mikado Castle and successfully complete the Gauntlet Rite, players will join the elite […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei IV Launches July 16, First Printing to Include Premium Collectibles

    Shin Megami Tensei IV Launches July 16, First Printing to Include Premium Collectibles

    Shin Megami Tensei IV, the first true successor to the main Shin Megami Tensei series which left off a decade ago in the brutally brilliant Nocturne, was announced earlier this month as a Nintendo 3DS exclusive. The epic RPG about samurai and demons promises to […]

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  • Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem Pair Up for Wii U Crossover RPG

    Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem Pair Up for Wii U Crossover RPG

    Franchise crossovers seem to be the hot new game design trend right now. Slapping two or more popular franchises together sure beats taking a risk on real innovation, and it’s a sure fire way for game makers to roll in stacks of cash from multiple […]

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  • Persona 4 Gets Remastered for PS Vita

    Persona 4 Gets Remastered for PS Vita

    Following in the successful footsteps of the enhanced PSP re-release of Persona 3, Atlus USA has confirmed plans to remaster critically acclaimed PlayStation 2 JRPG Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 for North American release this fall, exclusively on PlayStation Vita. Dubbed Persona 4 Golden, this […]

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