Month: February 2018

Today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu included a spread on the upcoming game by Granzella Disaster Report 4 Plus: Summer Memories. We get to see a new environment that appears in the game, which is an elementary school used as an emergency shelter. That’s also a starting base from where rescuers will depart to search for
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Today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu included an article on Sega’s upcoming strategy JRPG Valkyria Chronicles 4. This time around, we hear more about the new valkyria Clymaria Lewin. She is nicknamed “the Witch of the Swowstorm” and she attacks by shooting bursts of energy with a curved trajectory. They’re very powerful and can damage even tanks.
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Today Sony Interactive Entertainment announced its lineup of games for March 2018, and boy, it’s a good one. The two heavy hitters are From Software’s Bloodborne and Insomniac Games’ Ratchet & Clank for PS4. Sony’s newest console also gets Mighty No. 9 (cross-buy with PS3), Claire: Extended Cut, and Bombing Busters (both cross-buy with PS Vita).  Legend of Kay will be
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Today is Wednesday, so we get the usual Media Create charts painting the picture of the Japanese market between February 19th and February 25th. You can check out the software top-twenty chart below. The second number for each game indicates lifetime sales at retail. Monster Hunter World – PS4 – 53,982/1,890,273 Girls UND Panzer: Dream Tank
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Today Conan Exiles developer Funcom announced a brand new game titled Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden. The game is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC in 2018, and is defined a “tactical adventure.” It’s in development at Bearded Ladies, a team made of Hitman veterans and including Executive Producer Ulf Andersson, known for the Payday series. The setting is post-apocalyptic, and
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Today Polyphony Digital released update 1.13 of Gran Turismo Sport. It’s already available for download on the PSN, and it weighs 2.698 gigabytes. The update includes three new events for the GT League feature. The Beginner League gets Stars & Stripes, the Amateur League gets the Vision Gran Turismo Trophy, and the Professional League receives the
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After a couple years of development, Mexican developer Lienzo has finally released Mulaka, an action-adventure game based on the mythology of the Tarahumara people, on PC and PS4. To celebrate, a launch trailer for the game was released. While the game launched today on PC and PS4, Mulaka won’t release on Nintendo Switch under Thursday, March
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Flyhigh Works revealed that their rhythm action game Voez will receive a physical release on Nintendo Switch in North America this summer. Voez was originally released as an iOS/Android game in 2016 and was later ported to Nintendo Switch in March of 2017. The gameplay revolves around rhythm where players must tap, swipe, or hold notes as they
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Another week, another new video detailing the additions and changes coming to MLB The Show 18. In this week’s edition of “GameStop Monday”, the weekly video series showcasing the new features of MLB The Show 18, we have learned more about the game’s Diamond Dynasty mode. The specific changes that are detailed in this video mostly deal with
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Another new year, another substantial change in Hearthstone – Blizzard’s (still) wildly successful World of Warcraft-themed digital collectible card game. While Blizzard is retiring 2017’s Year of the Mammoth, they are bursting out of the gates with 2018’s Year of the Raven making substantial changes to the four-year old title that will undoubtedly change everyone’s
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Today Valkyria Chronicles 4’s official Twitter account “Nikola and Kiara’s Infiltration Diary” disclosed gameplay footage of three new characters of the game. The first is Vuanti (or maybe Wanty, depending on how her name will be transliterated), who is basically a constantly intoxicated drunkard shocktrooper. The second character is Odin, a scout that appears to
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Good Smile Company revealed today a new entry in its Figma line of posable action figures, and that’s Widowmaker from Overwatch. The figure is approximately 160 mm tall and includes parts made with flexible plastic in order to preserve the deadly sniper’s proportions without compromising posability. Two face plates (standard and aiming) are included, alongside the iconic
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Stage 1 of Overwatch League has ended in a series that did not go entirely as expected. From the beginning, the Seoul Dynasty was the favorite to win; for most of the first stage, they were incredibly dominant as they defeated the Los Angeles Gladiators, Dallas Fuel, Boston Uprising, and more with ease. It wasn’t
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Five years after it released on consoles and PC, Payday 2 returns to bring heisting on-the-go to the Nintendo Switch this week, while its publisher, Starbreeze Studios, is looking to iron out a way to give players the chance to communicate and organize their heisting wherever and whenever. In a statement to Kotaku AU, a spokesperson from
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Hazelight Studios’ upcoming co-op EA Originals title A Way Out certainly caught gamers’ attention after its intriguing reveal at EA’s E3 2017 Press Conference and creator Josef Fares’…memorable appearance at The Game Awards 2017. We are just under a month away from the game’s release, and Josef Fares has revealed on Twitter that the game has finally
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Different cultures and their mythologies have survived for generations through storytelling, both orally and visually. Unfortunately, a side-effect of globalization is the loss of tradition and the intriguing stories of smaller peoples like Mexico’s Tarahumara, which has a very distinct and creative mythology surrounding it that not many people know about. That’s why developer Lienzo took
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