- Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland
- Role Playing Game
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- Release Date (US):
- September 28th, 2010
- Release Date (UK):
- October 22nd, 2010
- Online Players:
- NIS America
- T [Teen]
- PSU Rank:
- 292 of 1166 Games
- PSU Rank on PS3:
- 238 of 0 Games
- Additional Information:
- Available only on PS3;
About Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland
The popular alchemic RPG series from Gust makes an evolutionary change with Atelier Rorona. The anime style characters and backgrounds remain, but they have been upgraded with a stunning cell-shaded animation style. The basic game play carries over the tradition of the Atelier series, using alchemy as the main focal point. Like the previous series, players can craft new items and also battle enemies using the power of alchemy.
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Atelier Rorona Plus is good value for those wanting to enjoy the end of the Arland trilogy on PS Vita. If you have purposely skipped this game the first time around, nothing about this version will change your mind. Still, Koei Tecmo and Atelier fans will not regret picking it up.
- Normalcy of characters
- Easy crafting system with lots to make
- Time system that forces efficiency
- Uninspiring soundtrack
- Boring dialogue that stagnates the journey
- Respawning chests usually house useless items
The cycle is finally complete, as Koei Tecmo releases its latest Plus version in its long-running Atelier series. Atelier Rorona Plus for the PlayStation Vita gets an upgrade treatment in the hope of giving fans, current and potential, some extra loving as the series keeps expanding. Is this an ultimate edition worth your time and money, or is it better to wait patiently for the next sequel in this ever-evolving franchise? Ro...
- Posted Jul 11th 2014
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Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland News
Tecmo Koei Europe has announced the European release date for Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk through a post on their Facebook page earlier today: March 8, 2013. NIS America also revealed the game will be released three days earlier on March 5 in North American. The publisher tweeted that the...
- Posted Jan 16th 2013
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PS3 exclusive RPGs are few and far between, but Gust's JRPG Atelier Rorana was recently revealed exclusively for Sony's system. Now just days later, Famitsu has acquired dozens of Atelier Rorana screenshots, from which we can ascertain the following details: the game is cel-shaded, has a classic ...
- Posted Mar 20th 2009
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According to various information scattered about the depths of the interweb, it appears that Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu has dropped the details on Atelier Rorana, a JRPG exclusive to the PlayStation 3. Two exclusive RPG announcements in two days?! We're just as surprised as you are. While ...
- Posted Mar 11th 2009
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