24
Aug
Just found out that there will be two more exclusive titles that will be in playable form at the upcoming TGS in September. Beyond the Labyrinth is a 3DS title and from the exact other side, New Little King Story for the PS Vita, will also be showing off some gameplay you can experience. Not too much info on the 3DS title but Konami are...
17
Aug
At the Gamescom event in Germany, Sony have revealed some more info on the new games that the PS Vita will be receiving as exclusives. First up we have Resisteance: Burning Skies which looks set to continue the itchy trigger finger series on the new handheld. Placing the story in 1951 on Ellis Island, New York means the story will be taking place before the...
17
Aug
Sony wrapped up their press conference recently at Gamescom in Germany and one of the more exciting reveals was the news that Assassin's Creed will indeed be making an appearance on the upcoming PS Vita handheld. It won't be a port of an existing title but a brand new game with new, unseen characters not seen before. Sony also added that this title will make...
17
Aug
New trailer released today at the Gamescom event in Germany of fantastic gameplay footage from Soul Calibur V. The trailer features old favourites such as Voldo and Ivy plus other characters like Hilde, Maxi and Tira. The trailer is incredible but I'm still reeling from the news that Hiroaki Yura will be the Music Supervisor for the Namco Bandai brawler. This game is going to...
17
Aug
Attendees to this year's Tokyo Game Show will have quite the goodies to shop for. Konami today have released a couple of the Metal Gear Solid items they'll have in their booth for sale for the fanboys/girls. First up, there'll be a clear file folder, always popular at TGS, I managed to pick up a few last year, and there will also be a Metal...
15
Aug
September 3rd in Japan marks the day, that behind closed doors, 40 lucky people will get to witness something very special. Via a raffle, 40 members of the public will be taken to a secret location for a "premium event" to celebrate the HD releases of fan favourites, ICO and Shadow of the Colossus. Fumito Ueda, the series' creator will also be in attendance to...
14
Aug
I'm a bit behind the ball on this one but better late than never :) Comiket is an event held in Japan which is the largest doujinshi or self published comic book event anywhere in the world. This year it was held on August 12, 12 and 14th and by all accounts, it was a great success with loads of work being showcased. Below I've included...
14
Aug
Amazon have a listing for a new book released to help the victims of the Japan earthquake. Kizuna: Fiction For Japan, is an anthology that has been published featuring the work of some of the best writers in the business including Michael Moorcock, a well respected fantasy writer. The royalties from the book will go towards orphans of the tsunami in Tohoku. 75 authors from...
FFXIII-2 will be playable at TGS in September but a few lucky gamers will be able to get their hands on it and play it before the TGS crowds. Square Enix will be inviting 40 lucky gamers to their HQ in Shinjuku to play the demo and receive an introduction from the development team...that's pretty sweet for sure :) The event will take place on...
Square Enix today revealed their lineup of quality titles for this year's Tokyo Game Show. On the cards in playable form will be a couple of games that as yet haven't seen a demo. Those two games are Kingdom Hearts 3D and Theatrhythm, both for the Nintendo 3DS. Final Fantasy Versus XIII, will unfortunately be a no show, however Assassin's Creed Revelation, Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Final...