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Review: Dragon Star Varnir (PS4 Retail) Giant-10

Developed by Galapagos RPG and published by Idea Factory International, Dragon Star Varnir is a fun RPG that has quite a few unique gameplay features and elements, but is this enough to cement the game as a standout title? We think so and here's why!

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The story is actually quite unique and drew us in really quickly with an excellent cast of characters that bring the world to life. Dragon Star Varnir has a unique "layered" battle system that not only adds vertical movement rarely seen in JRPG's. The game also uses an advanced weakness system that makes you have to use your head and carefully choose what type or elemental attack to use and even which character should attack which enemy! This might sound overly complex, but the game does a good job with on-screen displays and tutorials so it should be easy for most players to learn the ropes of the game. Also every character also has a field skill that can help you get past obstacles or even earn items and equipment so it's a smart idea to frequently switch between characters!

Another unique thing about the game is the skill system where you must devour dragons to unlock skill trees to unlock abilities, passive skills, and stat upgrades. This forces players to really explore the world and try to devour every type of dragon to bolster each of their characters! The game also allows you to bond with the older witches by gifting them to see events or feed the younger witches dragon meat to keep them from permanently disappearing from the witches den.

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Dragon Star Varnir is fairly lengthy at over 50 hours in length, but the game can easily take longer due to its difficulty. The controls in the game are easy to learn which is always a good thing. The audio-visual presentation is quite nice with great character and enemy models, and reasonably nice looking dungeons, and the music and voice acting are superb! The game brings back the ecchi transformations from Death End Re;Quest so it's definitely not something we'd recommend playing around younger audiences. Overall the audio-visual presentation is very solid in our opinions.

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Bottom-Line:With an excellent story with great character development, great gameplay that's both enjoyable and extremely challenging at times, flawless controls, and a very solid audio-visual presentation, Dragon Star Varnier is an excellent game through and through and we highly recommend picking up the game if you're an adult gamer who's a fan of Idea Factory or RPG's in general! We give the game a great level of recommendation!


Score: ★★★★★★★★★☆ 9/10



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on November 17th 2019, 12:54 pmTowafan7
Our review is now live! Enjoy. Wink
Aqua Cherry Blossom
on November 17th 2019, 11:32 pmAqua Cherry Blossom
Nice review lol. Smile
on November 17th 2019, 11:40 pmStaroceancrazy
Awesome review @Towafan7 Exclamation
on November 17th 2019, 11:49 pmKain
Call me niche, but I've always been a sucker for obscure jrpg's like this one. I will have to buy this at some point. Nice review once again @Towafan7!
on November 18th 2019, 4:11 pmZatchbell
Great review!
on November 18th 2019, 4:13 pmRWBY_Red
Good review.
on November 18th 2019, 7:43 pmErza
Excellent review! Dragon Star Varnir sounds amazing!
on November 18th 2019, 7:57 pmAmufungal
What a nice review @Towafan7. Smile
on November 18th 2019, 8:00 pmTowafan7
Thanks for the comments you guys! Review: Dragon Star Varnir (PS4 Retail) 631737971
on November 19th 2019, 2:11 pmXenobladeYuki
Amazing review @Towafan7!
on December 9th 2019, 2:59 pmDigiDestined
Nice review @Towafan7!
on December 11th 2019, 3:38 pmElza
What an amazing review! Happy
on January 31st 2020, 11:05 amAnime_Gurl
This looks interesting. Nice review as always!
Mario fan of the 80s
on February 10th 2020, 10:54 pmMario fan of the 80s
I thoroughly enjoyed this game. I highly recommend!
on February 13th 2020, 1:16 pmKIBAxHINATA
Awesome review!
on February 20th 2020, 2:51 amToughGamer
Good review @Towafan7!
on February 20th 2020, 2:55 amTowafan7
Thanks for the comments you guys, I really appreciate it! Wink
on February 23rd 2020, 5:27 pmKrazyredd
Krazy good review as always!
Sakura chan
on February 24th 2020, 7:54 amSakura chan
What an interesting looking game! Nice review. Smile
on May 29th 2020, 4:55 pmInoue79
Nice review!
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