Month: June 2017

Back on June 10th and 11th, Square Enix hosted a definitely spectacular Final Fantasy XIV projection mapping event on the giant facade of the InterContinental Yokohama Grand hotel in Yokohama, Japan. Just before the actual show, we showcased the reharsals, but now Square Enix actually published the official video of the full show, which definitely looks
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A few days ago, Hironobu Sakaguchi’s Mistwalker corporation revealed Terra Battle 2, sequel to the studio’s popular mobile JRPG Terra Battle. Today, they released a new version of the original announcement trailer, with the theme song “High Sky” performed live by singer Akiko Kono. The song is composed by legendary Final Fantasy maestro Nobuo Uematsu, with
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Released early last month, Bethesda Softworks and Arkane Studios’ Prey provided players with a perspective-bending sci-fi tale set on the Talos I station, with the upcoming artbook set to show players a closer look of Arkane’s sci-fi world. In a report from Polygon, several preview pages from the upcoming The Art of Prey book were released giving viewers a
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Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds has generated $100 million in revenue and sold more than four million copies since its Early Access launch on March 23, 2017, developer Bluehole has announced. The developer also shared information on the the worldwide impact of PUBG. It has become somewhat of a worldwide phenomenon as 24% of players are based in
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Rockstar Games’ titles like Grand Theft Auto V have not only been known for their epic open worlds and sense of endless possibility, but have also been known for having extensive modding communities that have pushed the boundaries of their games even further, as the company will continue to support this in a new statement addressed at
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Recently, Terrible Toybox’s Thimbleweed Park received an update that allowed players to toggle the title’s “geeky adventure game references.” Now, we’ve received an update that actually adds some new dialogue to the game. Well, a lot of dialogue actually, and that’s not all! First up on the Thimbleweed Park update docket is the addition of 16,000 lines of dialogue
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Following the triumphant reveal during Sony Interactive Entertainment’s press conference at E3 2017, Insomniac is trickling down quite a few interesting pieces of information on Twitter. Asked whether Mary Jane will appear in the game, Insomniac mentioned that Peter Parker does have someone special in his life, and as usual, it’s “complicated.” Talking about the
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Despite a terrific year for the Metroid series, Metroid fans in one of the most prominent gaming markets are (rightfully) feeling a tad jaded. Following Nintendo’s E3 2017 direct, a remake of Metroid II: Return of Samus was announced titled Metroid: Samus Returns for the Nintendo 3DS on September 15. To the delight of fans, Metroid: Samus Returns will
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Today Square Enix hosted an active time report broadcast with Final Fantasy XV Director Hajime Tabata and Global Brand Director Akio Ofuji, mostly dedicated to recapping what was showcased at E3. During the broadcast, we learned that Square Enix has opted not to disclose some information during E3, and is instead planning “large scale” things
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Koji Igarashi has been a notable name to fans of the Castlevania franchise for almost twenty years. From Symphony of the Night to Harmony of Dissonance, Igarashi served as one of the main creative minds behind the vampire-laden series until his departure from Konami in March of 2014. Of course, Igarashi couldn’t sit on the sidelines too long and in May
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Today, developer Prideful Sloth released a new trailer for its upcoming open-world adventure game, Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles.  The new trailer specifically shows off the game’s Shivering Plains environment, as well as introduces us to “Fluff Cubs,” which appear to be inspired by Polar Bears, but purple-er and more dogish looking. Yonder: The Cloud Catcher
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Today, developer Respawn Entertainment and publisher EA announced and revealed the 6th free DLC drop for its first-person shooter Titanfall 2 called The War Games. Additionally, Respawn also revealed that across the original Titanfall (which launched back in March 2014) and Titanfall 2 (which just hit last fall) the series has seen 20 million players, which doesn’t mean 20 million copies sold, just
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Today Kadokawa Games introduced the first gameplay of The Lost Child, the new game by Takeyasu Sawaki, who is well known for El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron. The videos (courtesy of a livestream hosted by the magazine Dengeki PlayStation) introduce dialogue scenes with the characters, including protagonist Hayato Ibuki, the angel Parcia and more.
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Yesterday. Hironobu Sakaguchi’s Mistwalker Corporation announced the sequel to its popular mobile JRPG Terra Battle, aptly titled Terra Battle 2, and today the father of Final Fantasy himself introduced the first gameplay during a livestream on Nico Nico hosted by Famitsu. The reveal was actually rather extensive, for about 24 minutes of raw gameplay (unfortunately,
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Yesterday, Hironobu Sakaguchi’s studio Mistwalker Corporation announced Terra Wars, a new game with interesting graphics made in claymation. Today, they launched a behind-the-scenes video showing off how that is being created. Claymation is a process that based on creating clay sculptures of characters, and then animating them by taking hundred of pictures in different poses,
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Ever Oasis, a new 3DS exclusive title from the director of Secret of Mana, Koichi Ishii, has gotten a launch trailer prior to its release tomorrow. For those who don’t know, Ever Oasis was announced last year during Nintendo’s Treehouse Live event, and is a unique mix between a city management game like Animal Crossing
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