Month: January 2018

Idea Factory International revealed that Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms will release on PlayStation Vita on March 13 in North America and March 16 in Europe. Additionally, the publisher released a new batch of screenshots focused on Hijakata, the “Demon Vice Commander” of the Shinsengumi, who must come to terms with losing the Battle of Toba-Fushimi in Kyoto.
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FoxNext Games, the gaming division of Twentieth Century Fox, announced today that they have acquired developer Cold Iron Studios to create a new online shooter that is set in the cinematic universe of Alien. This new title will be coming to PC and unannounced console platforms upon release and will break away from the mobile scene
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Fable was once one of Microsoft’s biggest first-party IP’s before the franchise’s developer Lionhead Studios closed down in 2016 alongside the cancellation of what would have been the newest game in the series, Fable Legends. Since that time, not much has been said from Microsoft about the future of Fable. According to a new report over at Eurogamer though,
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Just over an hour ago, Nintendo unveiled the Nintendo Labo, a kit-based DIY cardboard peripheral for the popular Nintendo Switch. Utilizing the Joy-Cons in a variety of different ways, Nintendo Labo allows players to build a variety of different things out of cardboard, like a house, a fishing rod, or a piano. After building these objects,
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Flyhigh Works, known for popular Nintendo Switch titles like Kamiko and VOEZ, revealed earlier this month that Ambition of the Slimes would be making its way to Nintendo Switch on January 18. Today, just one day before launch, the developers released a new launch trailer showcasing the game’s different features. For those of you who don’t
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Atlus really enjoys their remakes. In their defense, they not only make their games prettier the second time around, but they typically add gameplay elements and even new characters into the story. The title Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux is no different, getting a major facelift while being ported to the Nintendo 3DS. Today, this
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Bandai Namco released a new trailer for their RPG, Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory, coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on January 19 in North America and Europe. The trailer details the brand new story featured in the world created in 2015’s Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth. The trailer focuses on the game’s new main protagonist Keisuke Amazawa who
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Last month, Flashbulb Games and Stage Clear Studios partnered to re-release 2013’s Max: The Curse of Brotherhood on Nintendo Switch; unfortunately, the game is currently only available digitally on the console-handheld hybrid. That will change soon though, as Wired Productions announced today that they have partnered with the Max: The Curse of Brotherhood’s developers to
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There is a relevant tradition among Japanese developers, that compels them to provide original artwork for retailer-specific bonuses for their games. An important element of this tradition, is that the artwork is normally quite sexy, often much sexier than the game that inspired it. Since Shining Resonance Refrain is designed by Tony Taka, who is already known
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Yesterday, Square Enix announced the Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition for PS4 and Xbox One. The official press release also included info on a DLC package named “Final Fantasy XV Royal Pack” for those who already own the original game, that will update it to the Royal Edition adding the new features. The original press release
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For those that have finished up their adventures in Ancient Egypt with Bayek and have been patiently waiting for more content in Assassin’s Creed Origins, the wait won’t be much longer. Ubisoft today revealed the dates for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed Origins’  DLC with the first arriving next week. This first add-on is titled The Hidden Ones and is a story
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Back in October, Passtech Games and Focus Home Interactive unveiled Masters of Anima, an adventure game that incorporates elements ARPG and RTS games. That being said, the initial announcement was accompanied only by screenshots, and we had yet to see the game in action. That changed today though, as the developers released the first gameplay
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During the Gundam Game New Year Festival 2018 livestream from Tokyo, Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that SD Gundam: G Generation Genesis will be released in Japan for Nintendo Switch. The announcement was accompanied by a trailer, showcasing the game running on Nintendo’s new console. We also got to see a few screenshots showcasing some scenes with
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Today Marvelous Entertainment released a new trailer for its upcoming PS4 remake of the old and beloved Senran Kagura Burst,  titled Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal. The trailer, that you can enjoy below, is mostly a long sequence of footage showing off all of the heroines who will make an appearance in the game, including their character art, their
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Koei Tecmo launched a handful of character trailers for their upcoming open-world Musou title Shin Sangokumusou 8, which will be released in the west as Dynasty Warriors 9. The trailers highlight Dynasty Warriors characters: Dian Wei, Zhang Chunhua Gan Ning, Xu Shu, and Wei Yan. Each trailer gives a quick preview of how each character will control in battle as well
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Square Enix announced that the world of Final Fantasy XV has gotten even bigger with the release of Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition on PC-Steam, Origin and Windows 10 on March 6. Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition and Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition will each launch
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Today Capcom released another sizable batch of PS4 gameplay of its upcoming mainline Monster Hunter game Monster Hunter World. The gameplay is narrated by  European Brand Manager Brian Ayers, who does a really good job at setting the atmosphere thanks to his booming voice. At the controls is Game Director Yuya Tokuda. This time around we
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Koei Tecmo is certainly at the top of its game about the ancient art of nickel and dime, and today they announced an extensive DLC plan for Atelier Lydie & Suelle: Alchemists of the Mysterious Painting.  We should keep in mind that this is only for Japan for now, so we don’t know whether the same
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Cygames is mostly known in the west for Shadowverse, a free-to-play digital collectible card game for iOS, Android, and PC that was launched in 2016. It’s is currently the only game by the Tokyo-based developer officially released in the west, alongside its predecessor, Rage of Bahamut. The game is constantly updated, with regular quarterly expansions, latest of which was Chronogenesis, released
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Today Marvelous Entertainment announced a new DLC for its Nintendo Switch-exclusive game ShinobiRefle: Senran Kagura. This time around, we’ll get to interact with a new popular Senran Kagura waifu, and that’s the super-shy and socially awkward Murasaki from Hebijo Academy. Murasaki is known for being a massive shut-in. She doesn’t actually go to school, and she prefers
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Today Capcom released a trio of TV commercials of the upcoming mainline chapter of the Monster Hunter series Monster Hunter World. The brief videos have different topics, with the first focusing on the ecosystem, and showcasing some really spectacular duels among monsters. It shows once more how the denizens of the islands go about their
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Edmund McMillen is practically the human representation of game teases. Often talking in cryptic language or offering game news in vague tweets, McMillen knows how to keep his fanbase guessing. And while some of his most recent statements have cleared up questions about The Binding of Isaac content, there was also some vague hints at new
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