Shin Megami Tensei IV Is as Deep and Interesting as It Is Hard

In recent years, the Shin Megami Tensei series has found new life in the West thanks to the popularity of spinoff titles Persona 3 and Persona 4. But now, after a decade since the release of the third game in the core series, comes Shin Megami Tensei IV. » 6/11/13 8:00am 6/11/13 8:00am

This Game's DLC Lets You Hit Level 99 In An Hour

I've already talked a bit about how hard Shin Megami Tensei IV was on the default difficulty—and how the game makes you humiliate yourself in order to switch to easy mode. But if even easy mode is still too much for you, you can always download the first DLC dungeon. It completely breaks the game. » 6/11/13 4:00am 6/11/13 4:00am

Oh Hey, It's A New Teaser Trailer For Shin Megami Tensei IV

This dramatic new teaser for Shin Megami Tensei IV has finally gotten me to shake off the remnants of my JRPG overload-ennui and realize, "Hey, cool, a new JRPG is coming, and I want to play it." Atlus recently announced that the game is coming to America; it'll arrive on July 16. For a more involved Japanese trailer,… » 4/25/13 5:00pm 4/25/13 5:00pm

First Look at the Limited Edition Shin Megami Tensei IV 3DS XL

Excited about Shin Megami Tensei IV? Leaked scans from this week's Famitsu reveal that the role-playing game will be out in Japan on May 23. And Shin Megami Tensei IV will bring a companion in case it gets lonely. Hey, video games have feelings, too! » 2/20/13 5:30am 2/20/13 5:30am

Take a Look at Shin Megami Tensei IV's Trailer Again for the First Time

A month back, the trailer leaked for the next, 3DS-bound installment of Atlus' beloved RPG series. Then it went away. But it's back now, shinier and more full of the sweeping mythological feel that the SMT series—which spawned the wildly popular Persona offshoot—is known for. Expect to hear more about Shin Megami… » 9/17/12 5:15pm 9/17/12 5:15pm