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  • PAX East: Pyre Developers Talk About The Title Supergiant Games is at PAX East showing off their newest RPG, Pyre. Polygon got to record a massive 20-minute demo of the game during their time at the Supergiant booth.
    They also were able to talk with the team behind the game, including creative director Greg Kasavin who noted that the crowds were very pleased with what they were seeing in Pyre. So much so that the crowds had been growing all weekend.
    He even went so far as to note how nervous he and the team was about showing Pyre at PAX East, as the team is known for their risky ...
  • PAX East: New Footage Of I Am Setsuna Released The RPG from the new Square-Enix studio Tokyo RPG Factory has gotten both a teaser trailer and a gameplay demo via PAX East. Furthermore, the company announced that I Am Setsuna will release on PC and PS4 on July 19th.
    The game is meant to harken back to the days of classic JRPG’s like Chrono Trigger and the original Final Fantasy games. You can check out the synopsis, trailer, and gameplay video below:
    “I Am Setsuna tells the sorrowful story of Setsuna, a young woman of incredible inner strength, and the sacrifice she must undertake to the save the people of her ...
  • PAX East: Developers Show Off Divinity: Original Sin 2 The team behind Divinity: Original Sin, came to PAX East ready to show off their sequel, and even made a Kickstarter post showing what they showed off at the event. You can see the video of Divinity: Original Sin 2 below:
    “Quite some time has passed since the last time players got their hands on Divinity: Original Sin 2, and a lot has changed in the meantime. We’ve been working hard to prepare something really fun for you guys, so come pay us a visit.
    We’ll be showing off the new evolved combat system of Divinity: Original Sin 2. We’ve made a ...
  • PAX East: Let It Die Brings Action, RPG Goodness, and Lots Of Freedom Suda 51 is known for their interesting takes on video games, and though they go by Grasshopper Manufacturer now, it’s still the style of game that sets them apart from everyone else.
    At Pax East, a new trailer for Let It Die, their newest title, was revealed, as well as a demo showcasing just how unique their game is. Though the title is an action-survival game, there are many components thrown in as well, including stealtlh, and Roguelike gameplay. In the beginning of the demo for example, you have no weapons, and you have no clothes save your skivvies. Thus making ...
  • PAX East: New Footage Of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Captured Crossovers in games are nothing new, but when it comes to Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, it’s a different story. As it combines both Fire Emblem, Shin Megami Tensei, and the country of Japan all into one extremely different game. From it’s combat system, to the use of music, fashion, and lifestyle, this is definitely a very detailed game.
    At PAX East, a massive demo for the title was given to people to play, and GameExplain recorded a 20-minute session with it. All of it was in English, and they even added the music so you heard what they heard. The demo ...
  • PAX East: Bravely Second Gets Behind-The-Scenes Panel The popular RPG Bravely Second: End Layer will be getting a special panel at PAX Easter tomorrow at 1-2 pm ET in the Dragonfly Theatre at PAX East.
    This panel will focus on the creation of the game, talking about what happened with the game during it’s development, showing off lots of concept art, and more. Then, as is typically with most panels, they’ll allow the audience to come up for a Q&A about the game or the developers themselves.
    The panel is but one part of Nintendo’s rather large presence at PAX East. Which includes demo booths of Mirage FE, Star ...
  • PAX East: Polish Studio Reveals Seven: The Days Long Gone A new Isometric RPG has been unveiled at PAX East, and it’s one that isn’t afraid to break the bonds that previous entries in the genre have put on it.
    Developed by Fool’s Theory, Seven: The Days Long Gone aims to give total freedom to the player in many aspects. For example, instead of being rigid in where the player can and can’t go in the world, they have totally freedom. In example, if there is a checkpoint you wish to avoid, you can simply climb up nearby buildings to avoid it. Furthermore, combat is in real-time, and you can attack, ...
  • Elder Scrolls: Legends Trading Card Game Detailed Announced at E3 last year, Bethesda has taken to the virtual card game market with Elder Scrolls: Legends. The game recently was given to players via a Beta, and a new trailer below.
    https://youtu.be/KKtxbAmkCtU
    As you can see,  “Legends” has some unique traits that will differentiate it from similar online card games like Blizzard’s “Hearthstone.” Battles are divided into two lanes where certain effects can be applied and your characters can do battle. One of the more interesting features shown was that when your avatar takes enough damage, a rune will break and you will draw a card that could turn the tide of battle. ...
  • PAX East: Borderlands 3 Officially In Development At the Gearbox Panel yesterday, a number of announcements were made about several upcoming titles including Battleborn and the long wanted Borderlands 3. For those wanting an official confirmation about the games existence, they got it:
    “It’s no secret. Obviously there is going to be another Borderlands.” Art Director Scott Kester even referred to the game as “Borderlands 3,” though CEO Randy Pitchford later added, “We don’t even know if we’re going to call it that.”
    Pitchford notes that the game will be going into production soon, thus meaning that pre-production is finished. As for the story, Gearbox did not offer any ...
  • What Square’s New Active Time Report Revealed Square livestreamed its latest Final Fantasy XV Active Time Report during the wee hours of the morning. Most of the new information only concerned Japan, but Square did confirm more copies of the Ultimate Collector’s Edition would be produced.
    Containing exclusive extras like a thick artbook and a giant Noctis figure, it was initially limited to just 30,000 copies. Preorders were made available on Square’s website just after their big FFXV presentation, and sold out extremely quickly. Square did not mention just how many copies of the Ultimate Collector’s Edition they intend to produce NOW, but hopefully more consumers will be ...