Conclusion: In fact, few complaints can be leveled at Falcolm for this game. It’s a bit on the short side, but then again, time always flies when you’re having fun. It may be anime-styled, but the characters aren’t ignorant of their templates; Mastiff had fun translating the dialogue into quirky bits of comedy.
Excerpt: Cute, sweet, and to-the-point, Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure is a brand-new franchise from the minds behind such old-school classics as Ys , Popful Mail and Brandish . Falcom clearly still has what it takes-I'd even say that their latest is my favorite Falcom effort ever, and easily one of the best...
Excerpt: This diamond in the rough makes me want to brush the dust off of my PSP and give it a whirl. Gurumin is an action adventure game with a classic cutesy Japanese look and a well suited plot line.
Excerpt: Date: 3/6/2007 Gurumin is the story of Parin, a young girl who is sent to live with her grandfather in a backwater mining village while her archaeologist parents are away excavating some newly discovered ruins.
Excerpt: Most of the RPG titles for PSP have been entertaining and deep enough, but few have been really "fun." I know, the elusive fun factor. Fun to me is when I look forward to jumping back into a game and I'm excited to keep playing and see what is around the next corner.
Excerpt: One of the latest action-RPG titles to be released on the PSP is a game called Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure . Since the Sony handheld only has one analog stick, the problem is constantly arising with action titles suffering from poor camera views. However, can this game pull it off?