From Final Fantasy to Chrono Trigger, Japanese role-playing games have played an integral role in many of our lives. But some say they’re obsolete. Stagnant. Even dead. It’s 2013: do JRPGs really still matter, or are fans just clinging to a stale genre that reminds them of their childhood? Join Kotaku’s Jason Schreier, Destructoid’s Dale North, and Polygon’s Alexa Corriea and Phil Kollar for a conversation about the past, present, and future of Japanese RPGs.
Jason Schreier [Writer, Kotaku], Alexa Corriea [Writer, Polygon], Adam Rippon [Creative Director, Muteki ], Dale North [Editor-in-Chief, Destructoid]