Month: January 2018

Koji Igarashi’s Artplay released a new video of the upcoming Igavania game Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. The trailer showcases the crafting system, that allows the player to visit Johannes, an alchemist who protagonist Miriam can befriend. Johannes will be able to combine various elements to create new items or equipment. In the video we
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Today’s issue of Weekly Famitsu included a spread on the upcoming wtin rhythm games by Atlus Persona 5 Dancing Star Night and Persona 3 Dancing Moon Night. The article focused on four characters, Morgana and Yusuke Kitagawa from Persona 5, and Mitsuru Kirijo and Akihiko Sanada from Persona 3. We also get some really stylish new artwork for them all, drawn
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Today Capcom released its financial results for the nine months ended on December 31st, 2017. As showcased in the table below, sales decreased slightly year-on-year, but both operating and ordinary income increased sensibly. The accompanying press release also includes a breakdown of the results for the period. Capcom sees “major growth” for home consoles due
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Today Nintendo announced its financial results for the nine months ended on December 31st, 2017. As you can see in the table below, all the figures are firmly in the black, and massively improved compared to the same period in the previous year, during which the hardware manufacturer and software publisher from Kyoto posted losses.
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During Electronic Arts’ quarterly earnings conference call, Chief Executive Officer Andrew Wilson and Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen disclosed that DICE’s Star Wars Battlefront II shipped “less than one million copies” under Electronic Arts’ expectations for Q3 (between October and December 2017). Wilson called the game a learning opportunity, designed with the intent of keeping the
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Today Electronic Arts released its financial results for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2018 (related to the period between October 1st and December 31st, 2017). You can check out the figures (in million dollars) in the table below. The publisher registered a net loss during the quarter of 186 million dollars. Chief Executive
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Muv-Luv fans playing the mobile game Muv-Luv Alternative: Strike Frontier have always been plagued by a pretty annoying issue. Until now, only the R-rated version of the game was playable outside of Japan without having to use a VPN to mask foreign IP addresses. While we have nothing about R-rated versions of games, they’re certainly not
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Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana released on both PS4 and PS Vita last September to very positive reviews. Unfortunately, many fans were very disappointed weren’t that happy the game’s initial localization, which caused NISA, who is in charge of localizing the North American version of the game, to completely re-localize the game, a rarity for these kinds of
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Today Compile Heart released a brand new trailer for its upcoming JRPG Death End re;Quest.  The trailer focuses on the battle system, which in typical Compile Heart style, provides you with plenty of chances to appreciate your favorite waifus, including the Glitch Style, that lets them trade off their clothes in exchange for deadly attack powers. Considering
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Today Square Enix released a new video of its upcoming JRPG for Nintendo Switch code-named Project Octopath Traveler. The video is actually quite interesting, as it gathers the results of a survey run among users following the release of the game’s demo. As a result, the development team has made a number of changes to the
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Since its debut last fall, Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Origins garnered critical acclaim and reinvigorated the Assassin’s Creed franchise with a new outlook on the popular action-adventure series, and now those looking to replay the title with some new experiences will be able to do so with an upcoming New Game+ mode. Over on the Assassin’s Creed subreddit, Ubisoft community manager
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This year is currently poised to be a big one for Kingdom Hearts fans. After many years of anticipation, Kingdom Hearts III will supposedly release sometime this year. In the interim between Kingdom Hearts II and Kingdom Hearts III, we have seen tons of spinoff, some of which have made their way to mobile devices like Kingdom
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