Month: October 2017

Today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu included the magazine’s sales ranking for the month of September (more precisely from August 28th to September 24th) in the Japanese digital download marketplace. This month is quite interesting, as it sees the debut of Destiny 2, which had a pretty underwhelming debut at retail compared to its predecessor. Pokémon
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While the Xbox One has focused on delivering Ultra HD visuals and more this year with the upcoming Xbox One X, Microsoft is officially saying goodbye to one of its attempts to broaden the capabilities of the Xbox consoles with the official end of the Kinect. Speaking in an interview with Fast Company’s Co.Design, Microsoft’s Alex
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Sony Interactive Entertainment is offering several fantastic titles at a discounted price in a Halloween-themed sale this month. From now until October 31st, save big on more than 100 games available on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita. While numerous AAA titles are launching within the final months of 2017, those who are
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Today is Wednesday, and as usual Media Create released its weekly sales chart related to the period between October 16th and October 22nd. Last week was quite interesting, as it saw the release of Gran Turismo Sport by Sony Interactive Entertainment and Polyphony Digital. Gran Turismo Sport – PS4 – 150, 286/NEW City Shrouded in
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After what has seemed like a lifetime of waiting, Nintendo finally revealed the first extensive details of the mobile Animal Crossing title which we now know is called Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. As you might have guessed from the name, this edition of Animal Crossing finds us at a campsite with many new, and some familiar, animal friends. Like past Animal
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Today, you can pre-order an adorable chibi-style 2B plush from Platinum Games’ hit action role-playing title, Nier: Automata.  If you pre-order the plush before November 2, you’ll be given a 10% discount. 2B is the android main protagonist of the game. She has accumulated quite the fan following since the title’s launch. Nier: Automata launched earlier this
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Weappy Studio and THQ Nordic released their interesting strategy-adventure game This is the Police to Nintendo Switch digitally today. To celebrate, a new trailer showcasing gameplay from the Nintendo Switch port was released. While the digital version of This is the Police is currently available on the Nintendo eShop, a physical version of the title will be
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Today Sony Interactive Entertainment and its mobile label Forwardworks announced that their first iOS and Android game, Everybody’s Golf, has passed four million downloads. The game was at over two million downloads by the beginning of August, following its release in Japan on July 4th. Looks like the number of active players has been growing
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B.J. Blazkowicz is back and ready to punch some Nazis with the upcoming release of Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus this week, and ahead of the upcoming game’s launch you can start preparing your gaming to max out the game and your full-on Nazi assault. Publisher Bethesda Softworks has revealed the PC specifications for Wolfenstein II: The
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After several years in development, the critically-acclaimed indie adventure Night in the Woods brought players into a small town setting as a college dropout cat looking for a deeper purpose in her life, with the previously-released game heading onto a new platform next year. Developer Infinite Fall has announced that Night in the Woods will release on mobile
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NIS America released a launch trailer for the horror adventure, Yomawari: Midnight Shadows, available now in North America for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC, and coming on October 27 in Europe. The launch trailer gives a preview of many of the environments that players will be able to explore, including, something of the new indoor
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Mobile games have taken on a reputation in recent years of being based around the idea of free-to-play titles and microtransactions, but the mobile platform also has provided many eye-opening and charming interactive experiences to enjoy, with one of these coming next year from the designer of Monument Valley, called Florence. Publisher Annapurna Interactive has announced the
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Bandai Namco announced that their Digimon RPG, Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory, will launch for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in North America and Europe on January 19, 2018. Along with the launch date announcement, Bandai Namco revealed some incentives for pre-ordering Digimon Story Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory through select retailers and the PlayStation Store, including: Digimon:
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Today, Koei Tecmo hosted a livestream from Japan, showcasing the very first gameplay of Attack on Titan 2. The stream was presented by Koei Tecmo President and Chief Operating Officer Hisashi Koinuma, and Omega Force Manager Hideo Suzuki, alongside Krista’s voice actress Shiori Mikami. Incidentally, she will be playable in the game (the character, not
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Koei Tecmo released the second trailer for Nobunaga’s Ambition: Taishi, coming to PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC on November 30 in Japan, with an iOS and Android release planned for a later date. Nobunaga’s Ambition: Taishi is a hardcore strategic war simulation RPG featuring base and army building systems. The game’s campaign features an enormous single
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The popular virtual reality title Job Simulator is receiving a free content update today giving users an excuse to dig up those dusty headsets. Infinite Overtime will allow players to work endless night shifts with a bountiful amount of randomized exercises. The game’s new mode will allow users to perform these tasks within each of Job Simulator‘s
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Today the UKIE released its weekly sales chart for the United Kingdom, related to the period between October 16th and October 22nd. The chart is dominated by Sony Interactive Entertainment and Polyphony Digital’s Gran Turismo Sport. The game sold better at debut than the original Gran Turismo and of the latest entry, Gran Turismo 6,
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For over two years, LEGO Dimensions has brought together the imaginations and wonders of numerous franchises into one title, such as Harry Potter, Sonic the Hedgehog, and more, while the game is unfortunately building its last setpieces this year. Publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that the release of new content for LEGO Dimensions has now officially ended, with
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Following the announcement of the New Nintendo 3DS XL for European markets this past August, the Japanese video game company quietly announced the SNES-themed Nintendo 3DS XL would be released in North America on November 27, 2017.  Currently, the product is available for pre-order and will cost $199.99. Based on the design, the console will look entirely different from its
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Nintendo announced today that they will be holding another short Nintendo Direct tomorrow to reveal their upcoming Animal Crossing mobile game. The Animal Crossing focused Direct will only last fifteen minutes, and will not cover any 3DS or Nintendo Switch software. As I mentioned before, the Nintendo Direct will be held tomorrow, specifically from 8pm PT/11pm ET,
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