Summary: ClaDun, as the title suggests, is an RPG. More specifically it is a dungeon crawling retro-inspired action RPG from NIS America. An awesome one. ClaDun is all about the dungeon crawling. Think of it as a fusion of a Zelda-like RPG with a Rogue-like dungeon crawler.
Pros: + Retro feel, modern appeal., + Deep, customizable “Magic Circle” party system., + Minimal but amusing story.
Excerpt: Cladun: This is an RPG! is the latest entry in the growing line-up of retro-homage parody games. Like 3D Dot Game Heroes or Retro Game Challenge , Cladun takes genre conventions (in this case, RPGs) and treats then with equal parts homage and outright parody.
Summary: NIS and the PSP seem to have gotten to know each other a lot better lately. After barely releasing any titles for the platform over the first few years of the console, 2010 has been the year that NIS has decided to really commit to the handheld. Their latest title: 'ClaDun – This is an RPG!