Category Archives: Video Game News

Top Seven Titles Announced at E3 2016

To put things lightly, this year’s E3 has not been a disappointment. (To be fair, that’s been true for the past few years.) As always, there was an absolute cavalcade of content shown at this year’s event. So much so that writing an article...


Slim Xbox One Unveiled

Those paying attention to E3 this year were given a preview to the newly announced Xbox One. Dubbed the Xbox One S, this new version is smaller and supposedly has a higher range for its controllers. Check out the preview (and announcement) video below:...


Plastic Memories to Become a Visual Novel

Japanese game developer 5pb. has confirmed that it will be creating a visual novel adaptation to Plastic Memories! Naotaka Hayashi, writer of Steins;Gate (one of my absolute favorite series), is on board to aid in the production of the title. While we’re waiting on lots...


Serenity Forge Goes Publisher With New Title

Boulder Colorado based gaming company, Serenity Forge, announced today that they are launching a new branch of their company. This new branch will be dedicated to publishing indie games. To commemorate the occasion, Serenity Forge has announced their latest title Four Sided Fantasy. Four Sided...


Steam Launches Anime Weekend Sale Today

Today, on Steam, Valve launched their “Anime Weekend Sale.” And yes that means exactly what you would expect. Every game even remotely considered anime, is currently on sale. With games like Tales of Zestiria and CLANNAD on sale we are sure you will find something you like....


MangaGamer Releases Gahkthun of the Golden Lightning On Steam

The best question to ask yourself is, who wouldn’t want to play a steampunk and fantasy themed visual novel as Nikola Tesla? The answer is no one. MangaGamer has brought Gahkthun of the Golden Lightning on steam unadulterated for the US market. This means that...


PSYCHO-PASS: Mandatory Happiness Coming in September

According to publisher, NIS America, the recent game PSYCHO-PASS: Mandatory Happiness is not only expected to arrive in September, but it also is coming on PS4, PS Vita, and Steam. The game is going to hit the shelves on September 13th, 2016. Along with a regular...


IBM Japan Developing VR Sword Art Online RPG

Holy shit. Or should I say “it’s about time”? Either way, VRMMORPG that gives Sword Art Online its namesake is actually now in development! IBM Japan has undertaken the task of developing the namesake game from Reki Kawahara’s massively popular Sword Art Online. The project is currently going...


Bravely Second Trailer Previews New Jobs

Today, the official Nintendo UK YouTube channel began streaming a new trailer for Square Enix’s Bravely Second: End Layer, the upcoming sequel to the massively popular JRPG Bravely Default. This new trailer reveals new jobs (or classes for those of you who are uneducated) within the...


The Pokémon Superbowl Commercial is Here!

While people in the United States are gearing up for the upcoming Superbowl 50 game between the Broncos and the Panthers, some people are getting ready for the 20th anniversary release of Pokémon! Well fortunately, both of these things have been married in one grand commercial....


Mighty No. 9 Delayed to Spring

Say it isn’t so! But it is. Today, Keiji Inafune announced on the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter page that the spiritual successor to the beloved Megaman series has been delayed once again. The game has been pushed well beyond its’ original anticipated release in April of 2015....


Tales of Berseria International Release Confirmed

The official blog of the the long running Tales series has confirmed that the newest iteration in the series,  Tales of Berseria, will be heading overseas to North America and Europe. The title will be available on Playstation 4 and PC. The Playstation 3 version of the...


Newest Sword Art Online Game is Headed Westward

In a press release and on twitter (shown at the bottom of the article) Bandai Namco made the announcement that the most recent SAO game, Sword Art Online -Hollow Realization-, will be coming to the west. The new game will be released on both the Playstation 4...


Hideo Kojima Has Officially Started His Own Studio

Now after a flurry of internet rumors and supposed confirmations, Sony has released the following video today confirming that Hideo Kojima has left Konami and is headed in his own direction. For months now, there have been speculations as to the whereabouts of Hideo...


Bayonetta and Corrin Join Smash Bros Roster

Today marked the final Nintendo Direct that would be entirely focused on Super Smash Bros. for the WiiU and Nintendo 3DS. Considering that previous Nintendo Direct’s focused on Super Smash Bros. ran for over half an hour, it was a pretty safe to assume that this final...