The first proper Nintendo Switch entries in the ridiculously-popular Pokemon series, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! are now about a month away from release, and with that comes the latest trailer for the Pokémon Go-inspired game. This colorful trailer demonstrates some new features that we’ve previously seen, including having Pokémon follow your trainer
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With a game as large and ambitious as Red Dead Redemption 2, it is fair to assume that the project entailed a massive, gargantuan effort from the developers at Rockstar Studios. Co-founder of the studio Dan Houser recently quantified the effort, saying in an interview that during development, Rockstar worked “100-hour weeks” several times in
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We learned yesterday that Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 became the best-selling digital entry in the franchise’s history and now, unsurprisingly, we’ve also learned that it was last week’s top-selling game in the UK. Black Ops 4 unseated FIFA 19 to claim the top spot in UK sales for the 41st week of the year. This has become old
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Developers Ground Shatter and Ant Workshop has today announced that the multiplayer fighting game, SkyScrappers will hit the Nintendo Switch on October 29th.  The game was inspired by trips to the seaside arcades by James Parker, who is the founder and director of Ground Shelter. SkyScrappers hurls players into the world of exploding skyscrapers, in
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Today, Famitsu’s official Youtube channel streamed Grasshopper Manufacture director Goichi Suda, playing his upcoming Switch exclusive, Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes. Suda51 played the game for a good fifteen minutes in co-op mode. We got to see another stage of the game and a boss battle. You can watch the gameplay below. Incidentally, Suda51 also shared that he quite
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Today, Atlus revealed another character trailer for Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth, the new Persona spin-off inspired from the Etrian Odyssey series. This time’s star is Goro Akechi from Persona 5. The trailer shows a glimpse of Goro’s interactions with past Persona characters in the game, mentioning how he’s honored to meet Naoto Shirogane from Persona
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Developer Level-5 has released some new gameplay footage as well as a trailer of their upcoming Nintendo Switch title, Yo-kai Watch 4. The content was originally only seen by those who attended 2018’s Tokyo Game Show. Now, it’s available to all, and you can check it out for yourself down below. Yesterday, Level-5 announced that they’d be
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Nintendo has often been called “out of touch” when it comes to their online strategy, but I tend to use the less reductive term “idiosyncratic,” or perhaps even “incoherent.” It isn’t new for the company to be practicing with “Nintendo-like solutions” rather than industry standards but in this day and age, their online infrastructure with
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Today Koei Tecmo released a new trailer of its upcoming Musou game Warriors Orochi 4.  The trailer features the serpent goddess Nu Wa, coming back from Warriors Orochi 3 to join the game’s absolutely massive cast of 170 playable characters. You can check the trailer below, and see her in action as she beats down the usual army of goons
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A new MMORPG is coming from Couch Studios titled Ember Sword. The game is shaping up to be free and have cross-play availability. Ember Sword draws many inspirations, including from classic games like Runescape, and Ultima Online, in its combat system, open-world PVP, and economy. The game also promises to put together an engaging and persistent
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Back in January, DMM and Koei Tecmo introduced Luna in Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation. She was the second new girl released for the game, that now sports an additional four compared to the Dead or Alive series. Yet, Luna’s birthday isn’t in January. As a matter of fact, it’s tomorrow, October 15th. The game is
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PS4 users are advising others to set their messages to private after they received a message on their console. When viewed, the message freezes the consoles and forces players to factory reset their PS4 to get it working again. According to numerous Reddit users, the message can’t even be deleted from the mobile app, but some did say it
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Today Square Enix broadcasted quite a nice chunk of gameplay of the PS4 version of the upcoming JRPG-meets-Minecraft game Dragon Quest Builders 2: Destruction God Malroth and the Empty Island. We get to see exploration and questing while meeting different NPCs, always accompanied by the young Malroth, who will follow the hero (or heroine) around during
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Back in early September, Square Enix revealed that they’d be bringing a slew of Final Fantasy titles to Nintendo Switch. This marks the first time many of these games would be making their way onto a Nintendo platform. Three of the latest titles in the longrunning series, Final Fantasy X, X-2, and XII have all recently just became available for pre-order.
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Koei Tecmo has released some new gameplay footage highlighting Warriors Orochi 4’s longtime antagonist, Orochi. The game will contain a long list of characters stemming from the Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors series. The story’s a bit nonsensical, but it has heroes from both series crossing over with one another.  Orochi happens to be one of the few original characters that were
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Sega released its annual integrated report for 2018, providing a lot of interesting information on the situation of its video game business and the strategy for the future. In the current fiscal year, the company is continuing to targeting earnings growth in the packaged gams business by strengthening the global release of Japanese games, creating new
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Yesterday, Xseed Games announced that Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal would be slightly delayed to remove a feature of the game on the PS4 version upon demand by Sony Interactive Entertainment. Following the announcement, Localization Lead Ryan Graff and Localization Producer Tom Lipschultz took to Twitter to provide more insight on the choice, or lack of thereof. Graff
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Today Xseed Games announced on Twitter that the upcoming Senran Kagura Burst remake Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal will be censored. To be more precise, the interactive “intimacy mode” will be removed. This will also cause a “slight delay” in the release of the game, which was slated for the fall. pic.twitter.com/fSusj7sGzz — XSEED Games (@XSEEDGames) October 13, 2018
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