Proof That American Gamers Really Do Want Japanese RPGsJason Schreier3/08/13 3:00pmFiled to: Random EncountersJrpgsSalesKotakucoreTop3612EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkDoes the world still care about Japanese role-playing games? Do people still want to buy them? Do they still deserve our attention?Ask your average gamer—or your average game developer—and they'll tell you that the JRPG is a dying genre. They'll tell you that Japanese RPGs haven't evolved, or that nobody buys them anymore. That JRPGs are too niche to bring to America. That the style isn't worth anyone's time.