Month: March 2018

This week, Behaviour Interactive, the developers of the survival horror game Dead by Daylight, released a teaser trailer for their new game Deathgarden. If this game is anything like Dead by Daylight, then it’s going to be brutal. Behaviour Interactive is calling Deathgarden “a brutal asymmetrical shooter, where powerful hunters prey on agile runners, in a spectacular dystopian bloodsport”
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Independent Russian developer Studio MONO revealed on Twitter this week that their Steam page for their game INSOMNIA: The Ark is now available for players to check out. They also announced their partnership with HeroCraft, who has published games such as Warhammer 40,000: Space Wolf. To celebrate, a teaser trailer was released for the story-driven roleplay game. INSOMNIA:  The Ark will
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Today Arika released a new trailer of its upcoming fighting game for PS4 Fighting EX Layer. The trailer reveals two characters, Sanane and Hayate. Hayate is a familiar face from the Street Fighter EX series, but Sanane appears to be new. I said “appears” because the resemblance with Street Fighter EX‘s Nanase is very obvious.
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Sega revealed earlier this month during the Sonic the Hedgehog panel at SXSW that a new animated series, titled Sonic Mania Adventures, would be coming in the near future. Recently, episode one of the series was finally released. Much like the intro from Sonic Mania, Adventures boasts the same animation style in what is scheduled to be a five-part series. The series
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Before Prey was rebooted by Bethesda Softworks last year, a sequel to the original 2006 release of Prey had been in the works. Unfortunately, as you might already know, Prey 2 never saw the light of day. Despite being shown off a handful of times, news on Prey 2 eventually went quiet before officially being canceled in 2014. For those still eulogizing the
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In case you missed out on the last Fire Emblem Heroes Spring Festival event, now is your chance to party with historical heroes from the Fire Emblem franchise dressed up in some bunny ears. It’s great. The Spring Festival event for Fire Emblem Heroes is back with returning pastel-clad, bunny-suited special heroes Chrom, Lucina, Xander and Camilla. While you might expect
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Today Sony Interactive Entertainment released a new trailer for its upcoming action-adventure God of War. The video, narrated by Gameplay Engineering Lead Jeet Shroff, gives us a look into some great game footage, and into the way Kratos’ son Atreus was developed and implemented into the game. Since Kratos definitely doesn’t need “help” in combat, it
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Released last month on consoles and PC, Kingdom Come: Deliverance drew praise for its attention to detail towards history and plenty of deep mechanics, and now a hefty new update has been released for players of the historical RPG. Developer Warhorse Studios has released the new Easter Update 1.41 for Kingdom Come: Deliverance, with the update itself
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Today Koei Tecmo released a new update for its recently-released open-world Musou game Dynasty Warriors 9.  The patch is numbered 1.06 and its primary feature is the addition of a photo mode to take snapshots of your officers in action. Below you can find the full patch notes. As mentioned above, the main element of the update is the
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Since its debut, Overwatch has brought players back into the fold regularly through a series of limited time events, and now the Overwatch Uprising event will seemingly make its way back into the game in time for spring. Over on the game’s official Twitter page, developer Blizzard Entertainment released a new teaser that indicates that the Uprising
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The Muv-Luv series is considered by many the pinnacle of the visual novel genre, mostly due to its complex and dramatic stories, its interesting characters, and the top-notch mecha design that you wouldn’t expect in this kind of game. Yet, while its popularity certainly spiked after the successful Kickstarter that resulted in the western release
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Since it debuted in 2012, Telltale Games’ acclaimed The Walking Dead series brought players into the story of Clementine as she survives and outlasts a dire post-apocalyptic world, and now her story will come to its conclusion later this year. Telltale Games provided a look at The Walking Dead: The Final Season with the newly-revealed key art,
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Today Atlus shared two new character trailers for its upcoming twin rhythm games Persona 5 Dancing Star Night and Persona 3 Dancing Moon Night. The first is all about Haru Okumura from Persona 5, while the second showcases young Ken Amada. Probably, the most relevant question is whether Haru will finally manage to steal some hearts in this game, considering that
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Many don’t expect voice actors to be actually good at games, but Kaito Ishikawa just proved that he is no slouch on Bandai Namco‘s brutal Souls-like action JRPG Code Vein. Ishikawa-san voices Louis, one of the game’s companions who accompanies the playable hero. He is also known for a ton of other roles including Fidel Camuze in Star Ocean 5: Integrity
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Today Atlus shared two new TV commercials about its upcoming twin rhythm games Persona 5 Dancing Star Night and Persona 3 Dancing Moon Night directly on its Twitter account. The clips are brief, as they follow the usual fifteen-second format that TV commercials often have in Japan, but they’re enough to show several of our beloved heroes and heroines
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Today Koei Tecmo announced in a press release that the Nobunaga’s Ambition series of grand strategy games has passed ten million units shipped. The series started in March 30th, 1983 with the release of the original Nobunaga’s Ambition, while the latest game released is Nobunaga’s Ambition: Taishi for PS4, Nintendo Switch, and PC, launched in
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Next to Nintendo, Rare is responsible for my love of video games. Banjo Kazooie, Battletoads, and Killer Instinct are some of my favorites in their respective genres. Every game I have played from the British developer has this charm that you can’t help but smile at with gameplay that is both creative and fun. These
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