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Etrian Mystery Dungeon

The Ranking

76.60% Overall Rank: 6553
3DS Rank: 126
2015 Games Rank: 6534
2015 3DS Rank: 126
Score based on 35 reviews

Description

Far off in the mountains, the small village Aslarga becomes a hub for adventurers looking for fame and fortune from the Mystery Dungeons. But dire challenges await even the most stalwart adventurers in Etrian Mystery Dungeon, a turn-based action RPG rogue like developed by ATLUS and Spike Chunsoft. The Nintendo 3DS exclusive mixes Etrian Odyssey's vast RPG party and skill customization aspects, and Mystery Dungeon's infinitely random dungeon adventures. There's no hand-holding in Etrian Mystery Dungeon. The action/turn based combat means that battling monsters is not just about using the right skills, but becomes an elegant Pas de Quatre of strategic positioning. Players form their parties with familiar Etrian Odyssey classes, such as Landsknecht and Runemaster, customize individuals using Etrian-style skill trees, and then take up to four members into the dungeons. Always randomized with various levels and paths, the dungeons require plenty of exploration, not to mention the incredible loot rewards -- just be wary of what waits among the deepest depths.
Release Date: April 7, 2015

Latest Reviews

SiteDateTypeRating
Cubed3 11/15/15 Review 7 out of 10
DarkZero 10/08/15 Review 7 out of 10
TheSixthAxis 09/30/15 Review 8 out of 10
Digitally Downloaded 09/25/15 Review 4 out of 5
Metro GameCentral 09/23/15 Review 7 out of 10
Brash Games 09/17/15 Review 7 out of 10
GamingTrend 06/01/15 Review 75 out of 100
DarkStation 05/21/15 Review 5 out of 5
Gaming Nexus 04/27/15 Review 8.5 out of 10
Kill Screen 04/17/15 Review 35 out of 100