Month: February 2018

While it by no means ends the string of sub-par video game adaptation feature films, the short film PAPERS, PLEASE — based on Lucas Pope’s indie darling Papers, Please — is ten minutes of cinematic gold. Perhaps this is in part to Lucas Pope’s involvement in script writing, but everyone who has played the bureaucratic-based title (and anyone
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Pokémon Go is still going. This time, with an event which will make rounding out those Pokédexes a little easier. Players will have access to legendaries like Groudon, Kyogre, and Rayquaza from now until March 5. Dubbed “Legendary Week,” the event is reintroducing these sought-after Pokémon to the game’s Raid Battles. There’s a specific challenge
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According to a scan of this week’s Shonen Jump magazine in Japan, CyberConnect2’s Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Trilogy is coming to the Nintendo Switch at some point in the future. The package contains Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2, and Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3. The first title covers the entirety of Naruto’s childhood, up until
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Detective Pikachu got a new trailer ahead of its Western launch next month featuring the still off-putting yellow investigator and a slew of problem-ridden Pokémon. You can check out the full trailer below. It’s these Pokémon whose behavior Pikachu is trying to understand and, according to the trailer, it seems like Mewtwo has something to
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Following a preview event dedicated to Valkyria Chronicles 4 hosted today in Tokyo by Sega, IGN Japan posted a video with plenty of gameplay. The video showcases a mission to assault an Imperial fortress close to the beginning of the game. It’s the same that was mentioned in the latest story reveal, as Riley joins Squad
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Today Sega hosted a Valkyria Chronicles 4 preview event in Tokyo, and quite a few images and videos surfaced thanks to a few attendees that posted on social media. You can see the pictures and clips at the bottom of the post, courtesy of Twitter users Ryouhei and なよなよ, who also reported on the questions and answers session
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Players who have been frustrated by the ADS time on certain weapons in Call of Duty: WWII may finally be content as developer Sledgehammer Games has unveiled a brand new update for the first-person shooter, which changes the aforementioned feature, as well as fixes a couple of other issues in the game. All SMGs, Rifles, and LMGs
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Developers Flaming Fowl and Mediatonic’s free-to-play collectible card game Fable Fortune is available now. A new trailer was revealed celebrating its v1.0 release. Additionally, anyone who downloads the game will receive a free card pack every day for the first ten days, as well as double XP until March 2nd. In Fable Fortune, you will
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Ever since Bleed 2 was officially released, players have been wondering when they would be able to play the game on the go. Now, it looks like players won’t have to wait too much longer, as developers Digerati, Bootdisk Revolution, and Nephilim Game Studios have announced that the action/adventure platformer will be making its way to the
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Bandai Namco announced that Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2’s Extra Pack 2: Infinite History DLC will launch on February 28 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC-via Steam. The Extra Pack 2: Infinite History DLC expands the universe of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 and adds new storylines, quests, and character customizations. During the story expansion, players
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Today Arc System Works reached out with a press release including a lot of screenshots of its upcoming crossover fighting game BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle. First of all, we get to see the first DLC characters, Platinum The Trinity from Blazblue: CentralFiction, Orie from Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late[st] and Kanji Tatsumi from Persona 4 Arena. As we already know, they
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Today the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences hosted the ceremony for the 21st D.I.C.E. Awards.  The nominees for the Game of the Year award were Cuphead, Horizon Zero Dawn, Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, Super Mario Odyssey, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. In the end, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild brought home the prize.
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There is nothing better to nudge a backlog or incentivize a return to a game than a substantial free update. This week, the game to look at is developer Reikon Games’ RUINER — the neon-laden cyberpunk action shooter — which is unveiling the Annihilation Update across all versions of the game. To bring people up to speed, RUINER remains one
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Today DMM launched another event on its mobile action-RPG Muv-Luv Alternative: Strike Frontier. The event is all about Muv-Luv‘s prequel Schwarzesmarken, set in East Germany in 1983, of course, changed according to the franchise’s own timeline. Central Europe is being invaded by the terrifying BETA, while the protagonists have to deal both with the alien
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