Category Archives: Video Game News

Lifeless Planet Launches with Part of Profits Going to Education

Today the developer and now publishing studio, Serenity Forge, is launching their latest title, Lifeless Planet. In this exploration game, an astronaut is exploring a distant planet (taking 15 years at twice the speed of light to get there). Only upon arrival discovering that it...


Meet Ana, Overwatch’s Newest Hero

Well Anna isn’t actually new in terms of the Overwatch lore, however, she is the newest sniper that was announced today. Not only is she expanding the very large database of current heroes, she is also Pharah’s mother. We would love to see an...


Team Fortress 2: Meet Your Match

“TEAM PYRO!” That’s what you will be hearing kids shouting into their microphones for days to come. Speaking of things to come, the new Team Fortress 2 update has come to Steam and brought with it a new interface for TF2 that might be overwhelming at...


The Video Games of Anime Expo 2016

Last year when I visited Anime Expo, I didn’t have the time to set down and play the video games on display because my focus was on attending panels. For Anime Expo 2016, I decided to correct that mistake, and so I set out to...


The Newest Trailer for Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness is Here

Today, publisher NIS America released a new trailer for the upcoming Psycho-Pass title, called PSYCHO-PASS: Mandatory Happiness. The trailer highlights some of the characters and situations that the player may experience during the game. The game itself launches on September 13th, 2016. As we can see from...


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....