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When Rise of the Tomb Raider originally released on Xbox One back in 2015, it was one of my favorite games of the year. I loved its semi-open world nature that prompted exploration, the progression of improving your weapons and gear, and the satisfying combat that often felt dirty and in-your-face. Coming into E3, it was easy
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Last week at Microsoft’s E3 2018 press conference, Dontnod Entertainment and Square Enix announced their new, single-episode game called The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit would be launching at the end of the month. Now, we are only five days away from its release and the developer has officially announced the actual times the Life is Strange spin-off will
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Square Enix just broadcasted from E3 2018, showcasing the first live gameplay of the Xbox One version of NieR: Automata. We get to see the very beginning of the game running on Xbox One, and it looks as great as it always did (even if Square Enix was streaming in 720p, so the footage is blurrier
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As a blend of old-school RPG gameplay with some modern aesthetic touches, Octopath Traveler is one of the most anticipated titles coming to Nintendo Switch and especially coming from Square Enix, who appears to be preparing to support the system down the road with new titles. Speaking with Game Informer in an interview, Square Enix division
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Square Enix has announced that Dontnod Entertainment’s narrative adventure Life is Strange has started allowing players to pre-register for the Android version arriving in July. It is expected to launch with all five episodes and will feature controller support that is exclusive to Android users. Life is Strange is already available on iOS and has access to all five episodes.
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Today Square Enix and Eidos Montreal released a new Shadow of the Tomb Raider video featuring Senior Lighting Artist Audrey Flammand Lapointe. In the video, Lapointe explains that in the game colors, contrasts, and location of the lights have been purposely set to help the player feel Lara’s emotion. For instance, they help indicate whether a scene
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Today Square Enix announced that the Star Ocean-themed gacha mobile game Star Ocean: Anamnesis is coming west. The game is in its basic structure your usual free-to-play gacha game in which you can draw a myriad of beloved characters from the Star Ocean franchise, but it comes with very solid visual and pretty interesting action-RPG mechanics. There is
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Following the announcement of Square Enix’s fiscal year 2018 financial results this morning, the publisher provided the presentation slides for their briefing, and they included some interesting information on the plans for the upcoming fiscal year, which end on March 31st, 2019. First of all, we learn that in the that the publisher intends to expand
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Today, Square Enix announced new information regarding its free-to-play role-playing title Final Fantasy Brave Exvius, which includes new Final Fantasy VII-related content and adding Sephiroth onto the roster. According to the press release, to commemorate the arrival of the legendary Final Fantasy villain, six limited-time events are now live in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius.  The first limited time event, Step-Up Banner features
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Today Square Enix released its financial results for the fiscal year ended on March 31st, 2018. The first table below showcases the relevant revenue and income figures which are all in the black. While sales were slightly lower year-on-year, income shows significant growth. The second table shows that the publisher’s income exceeded predictions. This is
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Square Enix released a batch of new screenshots of its upcoming Minecraft-meets-JRPG game Dragon Quest Builders 2: Destruction God Malroth and the Empty Island. First of all, we get to see a monument that the hero and Malroth will find on the titular Empty Island. A mysterious voice calling to the hero says that he’ll
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After being revealed to the world earlier this year, we began receiving some of the first details on the upcoming action-adventure title Shadow of the Tomb Raider last week thanks to the game’s reveal event. Recently, we received even more new details on Shadow of the Tomb Raider thanks to the folks over at Electric Playground. In a recent
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While Final Fantasy XVI has been available for some time now on consoles, PC players finally got their hands on the game earlier this year alongside a delightful surprise from the Half-Life series, and now all players can become Gordon Freeman, courtesy of Square Enix. Square Enix has announced that the Half-Life themed costume DLC for Final Fantasy XV:
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Today, Square Enix announced that it would be teaming up with PC part manufacturer NVIDIA to develop the PC version of Crystal Dynamics’ highly anticipated title, Shadow of the Tomb Raider. According to the publisher, NVIDIA will be providing the company its gaming and PC development expertise to help deliver the most advanced gaming features for
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Final Fantasy Brave Exvius has been super successful for Square Enix, surpassing 30 million downloads worldwide and even featuring collaborations with celebrities like Ariana Grande .Today, a new collaboration event with another Square Enix franchise began. To celebrate the recent announcement of a western release date for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age,
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