Month: February 2018

Today is already February 4th in Japan, and the date is quite special for God Eater fans. Eight years ago, on February 4th, 2018, the first God Eater was released on the Japanese shelves. In order to celebrate, the official Twitter account of the series, and Producer Yosuke Tomizawa revealed two version of a special 8th-anniversary
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Capcom released a new update for Monster Hunter World, numbered 1.04 on PS4 and 1.0.0.9 on Xbox One. It’s a pretty small update (about 81 megabytes on PS4), and the patch notes, listed on the official website, are as follows. Major Changes Fixed an issue where, in rare cases, the assignment “The Encroaching Anjanath” would
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DMM mobile and browser game Muv-Luv Alternative: Strike Frontier just launched its Valentine’s Day event, bringing love and chocolate into the fray. Valentine’s Day in Japan is rather interesting, with its tradition for ladies to gift chocolate to their loved ones, often extended to friends and colleagues. This is often reflected in Japanese media including
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Koei Tecmo and DMM have launched a brand new event on their PC game Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation. The event is titled “Rivals Event – Targeted Island” and it’s exactly what it says on the tin, a “Rivals”-type event. It means that instead of having to beat increasingly strong opponents, you will be
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Today Bandai Namco released a new batch of screenshots of the upcoming JRPG-meets-TPS Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet. We see more of the previously-announced Kirito Mode that lets you play Kirito against Death Gun, and the introduction of a new character named Joe Bazart, a top-ranking player who has a crush on the hero’s ArFA-sys AI companion.
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Focus Home Interactive and Cyanide Studios have just announced Space Hulk: Tactics, a new game based on a Warhammer 40,000 board game Space Hulk. Many Warhammer 40K fans may be familiar with Space Hulk: Deathwing, the first-person shooter that takes place within a giant, derelict spaceship with Space Marines battling waves of Tyranids. Yet, what some may not realize is
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It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been a runaway success, for Nintendo and many indie developers alike. Many developers are porting many games from their back catalog to the console/handheld system in order to expose their title to a brand new audience. Playism is now joining that lineup, as they have announced that
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Today Atlus released a new trailer of Persona 5 Dancing Star Night and Persona 3 Dancing Moon Night. And yes, I’m sorry, I could fit only one in the headline, Atlus is driving me crazy with these twin releases. The video brings back Tanaka’s Amazing Commodities (Jika Netto Tanaka) to as the perfect medium to advertise the various
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Following the reveal of the top-twenty sales chart related to last week on Wednesday,  Media Create released today its weekly analysis, giving further information on the performance of Monster Hunter World in the country. The game was sold locally only for PS4, so the data listed below does not involve the Xbox One version. We
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Last year, LKA and Wired Productions released The Town of Light, a thought-provoking psychological horror adventure game, on PS4 and Xbox One following its release on PC in 2016. Today, the game’s developers announced that the Nintendo Switch will be added to that console lineup when The Town of Light: Deluxe Edition releases later this Spring.
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Today Sega and Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan and Asia made the client of the upcoming mecha third-person-shooter Border Break available for pre-download on the Japanese PlayStation Store. The beta will be accessible to anyone that downloads the client (even if we don’t know whether there will be IP blocks in place), and weighs 7.81 gigabytes.
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Move over Detective Pikachu — Nintendo has a brand new movie partnership with animation studio Illumination Entertainment that will get you hooked on the brothas’! According to a recent Tweet from Nintendo, the game and film studio are partnering up to create a new movie Super Mario movie. Even better, we know that Nintendo will hopefully not
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With Nintendo dutifully hitting their plans to release an Animal Crossing, Fire Emblem, and Pokemon game for mobile systems, the Kyoto-based publisher is now expanding their mobile plans to more iconic series — namely, Mario Kart. In an announcement moments ago, Nintendo revealed by Twitter that they will be crafting a brand new application titled Mario Kart Tour. This news is
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Today, during Nintendo’s corporate strategy meeting, CEO Tatsumi Kimishima gave a few updates about the performance of the Switch and the manufacturer’s plans for the console and the rest of its lineup. The information was provided on Twitter by the Wall Street Journal’s tech reporter Takashi Mochizuki. We hear that sales-through to customers are at roughly 13
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