Excerpt: Recette Lemongrass lives by herself since her father has gone adventuring and hasn’t returned since. The story begins as Recette is greeted by a fairy named Tear who has come to collect on her father’s enormous debt. Since Recette is unable to pay it, she converts her house to an item shop.
Excerpt: Anyone coming in fresh to Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale is going to be in for a surprise. This little Indie game from Japan probably doesn’t sound like much of a blast, and it’s not aided by coming from a country big on train timetable simulators and sandbox racing games that score you points for...
Excerpt: ave you ever been playing an RPG and wondered how item shops get all that inventory and all the money to buy the stuff you no longer need? The mystery has been solved thanks to . It was developed by a small Japanese company called EasyGameStation and translated to English by Carpe Fulger LLC.
Excerpt: Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale is one of my picks for sleeper hit of 2010. It piqued the interest of several RPGFan staff who, after playing the demo, were instantly hooked by this adorably charming item shop sim/dungeon crawler hybrid.
Summary: Fallout, Fable och Final Fantasy i all ära. Men handen på hjärtat nu - när blev du senast genuint överraskad av ett rollspel? Recettear gör just det - överraskar - och smyger härmed fram som ett av årets mest spännande spelsläpp.
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