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Japan Gets Another Fancy Dragon Quest Themed Console

by Peter Paltridgeon April 28, 2017
It’s still a huge deal when a new Dragon Quest comes out in Japan. Maybe not so much that it disrupts the economy through millions of workers skipping their jobs (at least not anymore), but it’s still an event. And as such, the console makers that will be hosting Dragon Quest XI on their systems […]
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Atlus Eases Its Streaming Restrictions On Persona 5

by Peter Paltridgeon April 27, 2017
It’s one of the most popular games so far this year, and you can’t stream it. Or at least, you can’t stream it past a certain point. Video game companies have greeted the rise of livestreaming and Let’s Plays with varying degrees of wariness….American and European companies have mostly said “Go ahead; it creates free […]

Final Fantasy 15 Gains New Weapon Inspired By EDM Artist

by Peter Paltridgeon April 25, 2017
The characters in Final Fantasy 15 have some odd fixations, some corporate-driven (Cup Noodles) and some that are just preferences of the development team. In particular, the dev team seems to love the musical stylings of Dutch EDM DJ Afrojack. An E3 trailer from 2016 used some of Afrojack’s music, and that tune (called “Braver”) […]

New Persona 5 Domain Names Hint At Possible Spinoffs

by Peter Paltridgeon April 21, 2017
Atlus created a couple of spinoffs from Persona 4 back when it was the hip young Persona on the block. There was a fighting game using the characters (Persona 4 Arena) and a dancing rhythm game (Persona 4: Dancing All Night). Are they considering the same spinoffs for Persona 5? Some new domain names registered […]

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New Final Fantasy 15 Update Will Fix The PS4 Pro Version

by Peter Paltridgeon April 21, 2017
Not long after Final Fantasy 15 launched on PS4 and XBox One, Square sent out its first update patch. Normally these are meant to fix bugs they couldn’t catch in time for the disc pressing, but this time they wound up introducing a new problem: when the game was played on a PS4 Pro, it […]

Wha? A PS4 And A 3DS Game In The Same Package?

by Peter Paltridgeon April 12, 2017
As you likely know by now, Dragon Quest 11 is due out in Japan this summer. And as we previously reported, Square-Enix is making two different versions of the game: one for PS4 will use modern visuals, while the handheld 3DS version will run partly with 3D graphics and partly with old-school 2D graphics (you […]

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New XCOM 2 Video Shows States Of Players In First Year Of Game

by Todd Blackon April 4, 2017
Games and stats go together much better than you might think. Because for many, showing the stats of how much players are doing certain things are indicative to their success. So, the team behind XCOM 2 have decided do that with a very special video that shows off what players in the game have been […]

English Release Date Set For Valkyria Revolution

by Peter Paltridgeon March 28, 2017
Sega confirmed this week that Valkyria Revolution, the long-awaited follow-up to the cult classic Valkyria Chronicles trilogy, WILL be sold in America and Europe as well as Japan. A new teaser trailer (embedded below) was provided to prove it. Don’t expect the same game, however. The Chronicles titles were turn-based strategies, but Valkyria Revolution is […]

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Shin Megami Tensei: Deep Strange Journey Coming To 3DS

by Peter Paltridgeon March 27, 2017
Radiant Historia won’t be the only JRPG to get a facelift this year. Atlus revealed this weekend that they are working on a 3DS remake of Shin Megami Tensei: Deep Strange Journey for the Nintendo 3DS. For longtime SMT fans the journey is indeed strange. You play as members of a United Nations task force […]
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Final Fantasy 15’s Most Tedious Chapter Is Now Fixed

by Peter Paltridgeon March 27, 2017
The biggest complaint people who have played Final Fantasy 15 have had is with Chapter 13 of the story, in which Noctis is imprisoned and stripped of his items, and must wander around bland solid walls for hours trying to get them back. Square listened to the complaints, and as of today has revised Chapter […]