Articles by Alex Donaldson

20 Bethesda games, including several classic RPGs, available in Xbox Game Pass from tomorrow
Bravely Default II has a secret ending - but to reach it, you must beat an 'unbeatable' boss
Bravely Default II has a secret ending - but to reach it, you must beat an 'unbeatable' boss

Bravely Default II has a cool secret ending easter egg for those who don't mind a challenge...

news by Alex Donaldson on 06 March, 2021

Virtual Reality MMORPG Zenith is coming to PlayStation VR
Virtual Reality MMORPG Zenith is coming to PlayStation VR

The Japanese RPG inspired MMO title is heading to PSVR.

news by Alex Donaldson on 03 March, 2021

Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier is a mobile-based battle royale game coming this year
Final Fantasy VII Remake's definitive edition is coming to PS5 June 10
Final Fantasy VII Remake's definitive edition is coming to PS5 June 10

FF7 Remake is finally coming to PS5 - and a certain ninja is coming along too.

news by Alex Donaldson on 25 February, 2021

Mass Effect Legendary Edition releases May 14th - here's a first glimpse at what it looks like
Mass Effect Legendary Edition releases May 14th - here's a first glimpse at what it looks like

Relive Commander Shepard's beloved adventures... in a few months. Plus, a first look at what the remaster changes.

news by Alex Donaldson and Adam Vitale on 02 February, 2021

Mass Effect Legendary Edition: what’s changed in Mass Effect 1
Mass Effect Legendary Edition: what’s changed in Mass Effect 1

The first Mass Effect is the game that is most significantly adjusted in the Legendary Edition trilogy remaster. Here's what's changed.

feature by Alex Donaldson on 02 February, 2021

Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.1 is out now - here's what it fixes
Cyberpunk 2077 Patch 1.1 is out now - here's what it fixes

Here's what to expect from Cyberpunk's first 'major' update, patch version 1.1.

news by Alex Donaldson on 23 January, 2021

Mass Effect Andromeda isn’t as bad as its reputation suggests
Mass Effect Andromeda isn’t as bad as its reputation suggests

Revisiting Andromeda, it has a lot more going for it than the now-popular narrative suggests.

feature by Alex Donaldson on 25 January, 2021

Square Enix trademarks Ever Crisis, The First Soldier, and other Final Fantasy VII names - but what might they mean?
Replaying Final Fantasy VIII, it’s hard not to think Squall’s adventure deserved the remake treatment more
Replaying Final Fantasy VIII, it’s hard not to think Squall’s adventure deserved the remake treatment more

Replaying FF8 reveals just how ripe for expansion and reimagining the flawed original is.

feature by Alex Donaldson on 04 January, 2021

RPG Site Reader Survey: help shape our direction in 2021 and beyond
RPG Site Reader Survey: help shape our direction in 2021 and beyond

Got a couple of minutes? Help us to shape the future of this website!

news by Alex Donaldson on 20 December, 2020

Cyberpunk 2077 review addendum: we have to talk about console
Cyberpunk 2077 review addendum: we have to talk about console

If you're thinking of buying Cyberpunk on console based on PC reviews, consider this.

feature by Alex Donaldson on 13 December, 2020

Cyberpunk 2077 Review
Cyberpunk 2077 Review

When Cyberpunk's grim setting and mix of gameplay systems land, it is a powerfully impressive experience - sprawling, dense, clever, witty, and most importantly damn good fun. Other times, it has all the charm of a moody, edgy teenager.

review by Alex Donaldson on 07 December, 2020

Kaiji Tang Interview - Ichiban's voice talks Yakuza: Like a Dragon, 13 Sentinels & Trails of Cold Steel
Kaiji Tang Interview - Ichiban's voice talks Yakuza: Like a Dragon, 13 Sentinels & Trails of Cold Steel

Who better to chat to as Yakuza: Like a Dragon is about to launch than the voice of Ichiban himself?

feature by Alex Donaldson on 09 November, 2020

New Final Fantasy XVI Information revealed: protagonist name, world backstory & more revealed
New Final Fantasy XVI Information revealed: protagonist name, world backstory & more revealed

New story, world and character information for FF16 abound.

news by Alex Donaldson on 29 October, 2020

Mass Effect Legendary Edition name-dropped by the Korean ratings board
Mass Effect Legendary Edition name-dropped by the Korean ratings board

The Mass Effect remaster collection, which hasn't been announced, now has an age rating in Korea.

news by Alex Donaldson on 15 October, 2020

Final Fantasy XVI has "completed basic development and scenario production", says Square Enix
Final Fantasy XVI has "completed basic development and scenario production", says Square Enix

Development on FF16 seems to be motoring along healthily.

news by Alex Donaldson on 10 October, 2020

The Outer Worlds arrives on Steam October 23
The Outer Worlds arrives on Steam October 23

Obsidian's sci-fi RPG will finally leave Epic exclusivity on PC later this month.

news by Alex Donaldson on 10 October, 2020

Genshin Impact update 1.1 release date and future patch roadmap revealed
Genshin Impact update 1.1 release date and future patch roadmap revealed

Genshin Impact update 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3 are now already dated - here's all the details.

news by Alex Donaldson on 10 October, 2020

Pokemon Sword & Shield Expansion Pass news is coming tomorrow
Pokemon Sword & Shield Expansion Pass news is coming tomorrow

News on The Crown Tundra - and possibly more - incoming.

news by Alex Donaldson on 28 September, 2020

Here's over 40 minutes of Monster Hunter Rise gameplay for you to watch
Here's over 40 minutes of Monster Hunter Rise gameplay for you to watch

Here's a deep-dive look at the new Switch-exclusive Monster Hunter.

news by Alex Donaldson on 27 September, 2020

Players with Zelda: Breath of the Wild saves will get a bonus unlock in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity
Players with Zelda: Breath of the Wild saves will get a bonus unlock in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

Play one Zelda game, get a bit of a bonus in another. Makes sense.

news by Alex Donaldson on 26 September, 2020

Here's the TGS trailer for Collection of SaGa: Final Fantasy Legend
Here's the TGS trailer for Collection of SaGa: Final Fantasy Legend

If you wonder what three Game Boy games look like, well, here's a trailer.

news by Alex Donaldson on 26 September, 2020

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity gets a new trailer, playable Impa, and new gameplay footage
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity gets a new trailer, playable Impa, and new gameplay footage

Impa confirmed, a new trailer, and even some gameplay to feast your eyes on.

news by Alex Donaldson on 26 September, 2020

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