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YES! Shin Megami Tensei IV is coming to Europe


Q3!
Jun 10
I've got some good news for you, European JRPG fans. Shin Megami Tensei IV is finally coming your way. Atlus will publish it as a digital download on the eShop as an English-only release. The price is still being worked on, b... read
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Digital Devil Saga

Digital Devil Saga 2 hits PSN in America today, Europe tomorrow


Classic PS2 role-playing game returns on PS3
Jun 10
It's a light week in terms of new releases on account of E3. However, there's definitely one game RPG enthusiasts should play in any waking moments not consumed by keeping tabs on all the pomp and circumstance out of Los Ange... read
Digital Devil Saga 2 PSN photo
Digital Devil Saga 2 PSN

ESRB rates Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga 2 for PS3


Yay!
Jun 03
Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga 2 might just be the next Atlus classic to manifest on PlayStation 3, an ESRB rating for the RPG suggests. The news shouldn't come as a total surprise. A sizable portion of the Japan... read
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Digital Devil Saga Europe

Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga hits PSN in Europe this week


Two years later, Ghostlight finally comes through
Jun 02
Ghostlight is summoning Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga to the PlayStation Network in Europe this week, the British publisher has announced. The Atlus-developed RPG initially arrived on European shores in 2006 for PS2.... read
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Digital Devil Saga

Digital Devil Saga dropping onto PSN tomorrow


Get it, or you'll make Gale cry
May 19
Wolfenstein: The New Order and Transistor may be releasing this Tuesday, but so is another excellent game: Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga. If you're a Persona fan by way of the recent releases or if you've been follow... read
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Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne is available on PlayStation Network today


Holy Matador!
May 06
[Update: It's up now! $9.99. Go, go, go!] I laughed hard at the featured comment yesterday on our story on the mystery game that Atlus would be bringing to the PlayStation Network today. Why? Because Destructoid community mem... read
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SMT!

Atlus teases mysterious game coming to PSN tomorrow


Hee-ho!
May 05
Atlus has something up its sleeve. Shocking, I know. It must be a Monday or something. "You're probably going to want to fire up your PS3s and keep an eye on the PS Store tomorrow," a company representative mentioned today over at the Megaten Reddit community. How very cryptic. Whatever could it be? I suppose we'll just have to wait and see. Quick Heads Up [Reddit] read
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Shin Megami Tensei: Raidou Kuzunoha strikes PSN next week


Atlus re-releasing action role-playing game digitally on PS3
Mar 29
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs. The Soulless Army will make its digital debut on PlayStation 3 next week, the PlayStation Blogcast reports. Unlike the vast majority of MegaTen games, the Raidou Kuzunoh... read
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Shin Megami Tensei

The very first Shin Megami Tensei is on iOS this week


Out now
Mar 19
Although the Shin Megami Tensei has been wildly successful in Japan from the very beginning, we still haven't seen a number of the earlier franchise entries. Atlus is seeking to solve that problem, starting wi... read
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SMTIOS

Original Shin Megami Tensei making its first trip West


First North American localization coming to iOS next month
Feb 27
The first Shin Megami Tensei is being translated to English for the first time next month. You'll be able to pick it up from the iTunes Store on March 18 for $8. Not bad. Too bad (for me) it's coming "exclusively to the App ... read
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Persona Q

Persona Q: Shadow of Labyrinth gets adorable new trailer


Also, the site is open with character bios
Dec 20
You've heard of Persona Q: Shadows of the Labyrinth, right? It's basically a chibi spinoff of the series, involving bits and pieces of Persona 3 and 4, and it's heading to the 3DS next year. Based on the initial reveal ... read
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Deals!!!

Deal: Amazon lightning deal has Soul Hackers for $9.99


Deal begins at 8:10 PST
Nov 30
[Edit: Deal is over, but the game is still on sale for $21.58] Attention all Atlus loving Shin Megami Tensei fans, has Amazon got an upcoming deal for you. Going on sale at 8:10 PST, is the futuristic dungeon-crawle... read
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Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Children on JP Virtual Console


In red or black
Nov 07
Shin Megami Tensei spin-off Devil Children will come to the Japanese Virtual Console for 3DS this month. There are two variants of these Game Boy Color titles, titled Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Children Black Book and Red Book... read
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Atlus 3DS sale

Three Atlus 3DS games are each $10 off on eShop


Code of Princess, Etrian Odyssey IV, and Soul Hackers are discounted until August 31
Aug 19
Good news, cheapskates! Atlus is keeping the Nintendo love train going by dropping ten bucks off select 3DS eShop titles until August 31. This is in addition to other deal running through the end of the month, in which you'll... read
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Soul Hackers hits Europe

Euro-in luck: Soul Hackers set for September 20 in Europe


Cyberpunked: SMT: Devil Summoner 2 hacks out soul European release date
Aug 19
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers is a game with a name hard to squeeze into a headline. It also released for the 3DS in April in the United States (August 2012 in Japan). It will finally be released in Europe ... read
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Devil Survivor 2 Europe

Devil Survivor 2 needs 1,800 pre-orders to come to Europe


Ghostlight announces plans for standalone release and bundle
Jul 29
Releasing a Nintendo DS game isn't as easy as it once was. Now that its successor has taken off, the venerable portable isn't receiving much support from retailers, and those looking to release titles on the aged system must ... read
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Look at me wearing Amazon armor in Shin Megami Tensei IV


Prime Coat? HA!
Jul 16
Happy Shin Megami Tensei IV day! How are you all getting on so far? Not to brag (brag!) but I'm well into my second go around, working to get a different ending. I hope you're loving it as much as I did. And if you're having... read
SMT IV box set contest photo
You know you want this
[Update: Contest over! Winners are Option1Soul (for this blog) and TheSpookyGhost (for this video)! Thanks to everyone who entered!] Shin Megami Tensei IV is out today, and our friends at Atlus are celebrating by giving us t... read feature

SMT IV guide photo
Beyond Borroughs
Shin Megami Tensei IV is without a doubt a Shin Megami Tensei game. What do I mean by that? Well, it has a pretty steep learning curve that hits hard and fast very early, and unless you're a JRPG fan at heart, it can get a li... read feature

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New releases

New releases: Demon slavery is back in style


Plus, Time and Eternity and Dynasty Warriors 8
Jul 15
It's Monday and I almost forgot. Here was me assuming it was still the weekend, but no, the new week has began and we've got a bunch of new releases to look forward to, or not. Shin Megami Tensei IV is the stand out new rele... read
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Tensei X Fire Emblem

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem for 'different' audience


Will also be set in modern times
Jul 11
Fire Emblem: Awakening opened to phenomenal reception both critically and commercially, and if early reviews are anything to go by, Shin Megami Tensei IV will follow suit. Naturally, this seems like the perfect opportunity to... read
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Atlus' key franchise goes portable
It has been nine long years since we've enjoyed Atlus' role-playing masterwork, Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne. Yep, it's been nine long years since we've seen a numbered title in Atlus' core franchise (though Shin Megami T... read feature

SMT IV poster contest photo
Show us your RPG collection and take home an awesome prize
[Update: Contest over! Winners are Charlietime, neonoxide, iwasabunny, Tim Douglas, and Shadowfox!] In celebration of the launch of Shin Megami Tensei IV stateside, our friends at Atlus have given us three signed SMT IV E3 po... read feature

SMT IV + FE = $30 photo
First deal of its kind runs through August 31
Niiiiiiiiice! When I caught early word of this deal I just grinned. What a wonderful way to get two of the best role-playing games I've played in a long time in the hands of more gamers. Here's how it works: Register both upc... read feature

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DO YOU WANT TO SEE SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI IV UNBOXING?


DO YOU?
Jul 04
DO YOU WANT TO SEE SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI IV UNBOXING VIDEO? DO YOU? ME NOT KNOW YOU WELL ENOUGH. GIVE ME 1 [Life Stone]. AWOOOOOOOO! NOT SATISFIED. GIVE ME 677 MACCA. AWOOOOOOOO! GIVE ME 1 [Medicine]. OK. I SHOW YOU VIDEO. WE CAN BE FRIENDS. read
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Shin Megami Tensei IV

Shin Megami Tensei IV equipped with day-one DLC


Maps, Armor and Style
Jun 10
Shin Migami Tensei IV will have an assortment of downloadable content available at launch, Atlus has announced. In addition to retailer-specific pre-order bonus costumes, the publisher will be offering a variety of DLC to hel... read
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Shin Megami Tensei sales

Shin Megami Tensei IV reigns supreme atop Japanese charts


Atlus RPG sells nearly 190K copies, moves over 80 percent shipment
Jun 02
Shin Megami Tensei IV had a strong opening week in Japan, topping the charts with nearly 190,000 copies sold. According to the analysts at Japanese sales tracking company Media Create, the Atlus role-playing game unloade... read
SMTIV first hands-on photo
This game makes me grin
In a room full of peers I embarrassed myself. A few weeks back, I found myself in a meeting room along with folks that head up a lot of the other gaming websites and magazines in America. After a brief presentation,... read feature

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Soul Hackers

Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers hits Europe in September


NIS America brings Atlus RPG to 3DS in Europe this fall
May 24
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner Soul Hackers is coming to Europe on September 13, a French trailer for the forthcoming role-player has revealed. Atlus first put out the cyberpunk dungeon crawler as a Japan-only release bac... read
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Brand new Shin Megami Tensei IV trailer for you samurai


Oh yes.
May 23
We have a brand new trailer for Atlus' upcoming 3DS RPG Shin Megami Tensei IV. This one shows off a bit of gameplay and battling in an overview of the game, putting you into the shoes of a new samurai recruit. The informatio... read






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