Tetracast - Episode 229: The Werehog Wasn't That Bad

Welcome to the latest edition of the Tetracast, RPG Site's regular, seemingly weekly podcast! 

This week, the cast goes over new releases such as James's experience so far with the Gen 4 remakes Pokemon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Bryan's initial impressions with the surprise launch of Ruined King: A League of Legends Story. Meanwhile, Josh goes over his mediocre time with Babylon's Fall's closed beta test, thinking that PlatinumGames has several things to hopefully tweak before release. On the other had Chao had a surprisingly great time with Blue Reflection: Second Light, thinking it was a clear step up from its predecessor and surprisingly strong RPG release for the year.

News this week includes new details for Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin and some details behind the scenes of the newly reshuffled RGG Studio. The crew also goes over expectations for Granblue Fantasy FesRPGs coming to Xbox Backwards Compatibility, several upcoming release dates for indie games, and more. 

This edition of the Tetracast features Bryan Vitale (@ZeoMassicot), Josh Torres (@HD_Kirin), James Galizio (@Theswweet), and Chao Min Wu. You can find links to the full episode of the podcast below along with our RSS feed, and also subscribe to us on iTunes or Google Podcasts, and follow on Spotify!

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  • 0:00 - Intro
  • 3:04 - Pokemon Shining Pearl and Brilliant Diamond
  • 22:47 - Ruined King: A League of Legends Story
  • 49:25 - Babylon’s Fall Closed Beta
  • 1:15:24 - Blue Reflection: Second Light
  • 1:28:38 - RPG Site Features
  • 1:30:58 - Square Enix introduces new characters, locations, and more for Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin
  • 1:35:51 - Shin Megami Tensei V, Tales of Arise, and FFXIV among RPG nominees for The Game Awards 2021
  • 1:42:40 - Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio director – Yakuza 8 set several years after Like a Dragon; non-Yakuza and Judgment title(s) in the works
  • 1:47:06 - PlatinumGames' Hideki Kamiya apologizes to Microsoft and to fans for Scalebound's cancellation
  • 1:55:58 - Outriders ‘New Horizon’ update launches November 16, ‘Worldslayers’ expansion in 2022
  • 2:00:25 - Compile Heart teases a new game featuring Nepgear and CPU Candidates
  • 2:04:10 - Elex II's latest trailer highlights the game's five playable factions
  • 2:08:39 - Granblue Fantasy Fes 2021 set for December- new Relink news, Project Awakening lives
  • 2:18:44 - NieR and other RPGs are added to Xbox Backwards Compatibility
  • 2:25:31 - Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral Town has surpassed 1 million sales worldwide
  • 2:26:19 - Super Robot Wars series overall sales surpass 19 million copies
  • 2:28:31 - New December release dates (Mechjammer, Wolfstride, Loop Hero switch, and more)
  • 2:32:36 - Fantasy Life Online to end service on December 15 in Japan
  • 2:35:21 - Signoff