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fire emblem

So Much Fire Emblem Is Coming Your Way

by Peter Paltridgeon January 20, 2017
It’s never been a better time to be into Nintendo’s Fire Emblem series. This week the company unveiled a total of FOUR upcoming titles during a special livestream event. First they revealed the next 3DS game, Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. The game is a remake of Fire Emblem Gaiden, the second FE game […]
Utawarerumono

Atlus Bringing Utawarerumono Games To The West

by Peter Paltridgeon January 19, 2017
It’s quite a mouthful: “Utawarerumono.” It’s pronounced the way it’s spelled, but it’s better to read with the syllables separated: Uta-wa-re-ru-mono. Atlus is currently translating two PS4 games under that name to bring them to America later this year. Utawarerumono is a franchise spanning games, manga and anime, but it started as a game: a […]

shenmue

Aha! Sega Of Europe Registers “Shenmue HD” Domain

by Peter Paltridgeon January 6, 2017
With Shenmue 3 under development by Yu Suzuki and the original team, now would be the perfect time to re-release the first two games under a budget price and attract a new audience. After all, the three Shenmue games are supposed to tell a complete story and as it is, the first two thirds of […]

Just To Remove All Doubt, Persona 5 is NOT Coming To Switch

by Peter Paltridgeon January 3, 2017
In case you forgot, Atlus merged with Sega a few months ago. The PR manager representing both companies, John Hardin, spoke about future release plans on his Twitter account today. You know by now that Persona 5 should be due out sometime in 2017 for the Playstation 4. but what about other machines? Could we […]

dragon quest 11

You Can Ride Dragons In Dragon Quest 11

by Peter Paltridgeon December 29, 2016
Normally, the titular Quest for Dragons you take in Dragon Quest is to slay them, not tame them — this is why the original localization for the earlier games called them “Dragon Warrior.” But it looks like they’ll be more than just targets in the upcoming Dragon Quest 11, as Square released some new footage […]
atlus

Atlus Launches Studio Zero; Brand New RPG In Development

by Peter Paltridgeon December 23, 2016
Here’s a Christmas surprise — Atlus has launched an internal studio named Studio Zero to develop new projects within the company. The first of these, tentatively titled “Project Re Fantasy,” is described as a throwback to the Japanese RPGs of yore, much like Square’s I Am Setsuna was (released earlier this year). The game is […]

dragon quest 11

New Dragon Quest 11 Trailers: Confirmed For PS4, 3DS And Switch

by Peter Paltridgeon December 19, 2016
Square-Enix has ripped the curtain off the next Dragon Quest game, which will be the first in the main series since Dragon Quest 8 to appear on a non-Nintendo console. Yup, #9 and #10 have been Wii, Wii U and 3DS exclusives. Nine was recently localized and sold in the US, but there are no […]
valkyria revolution

Confirmed North American Release For Valkyria Revolution

by Peter Paltridgeon December 14, 2016
A few months ago we told you about a new effort by Sega to bring back the cult strategy series Valkyria Chronicles. The first game came out on the PS3 and two sequels were released for the PSP (one of them did not make it Stateside due to low sales, sadly). Fans figured that was […]

final fantasy xv

Final Fantasy XV Gets A “Story Patch”

by Peter Paltridgeon December 9, 2016
Most games these days get patched post-release, especially the AAA expensive ones. It’s no shock that Final Fantasy XV is getting an update….the surprising part is that Square is tweaking the storyline with it. Here are the words of Director Hajime Tabata: We want you to enjoy Final Fantasy XV for a long time to […]
the last guardian

The Last Guardian’s Got Framerate Issues

by Peter Paltridgeon December 5, 2016
After a wait of nearly ten years and two consoles, Team Ico’s The Last Guardian is finally out to purchase and enjoy…..but that doesn’t mean the work is over. Some players are finding the new game comes with a lot of framerate issues, especially on the original PS4. The website Digital Foundry created their own […]