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Nippon Ichi Software Opens Teaser Site for New Title

posted on 2019-02-09 04:30 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins

God Eater 3 Game’s English Launch Trailer Streamed

posted on 2019-02-09 06:30 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Game launched in the West for PS4, PC on Friday

One Piece Treasure Cruise Game Celebrates Four Years with Bonuses

February 09, 2019 8:05am CST
New content, features, and items available to players

Left Alive PS4, PC Game’s Video Shows Producer Shinji Hashimoto Playing Game

posted on 2019-02-09 16:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Square Enix’s PS4, PC game launches on March 5 in the West

Nintendo Weaves an Overview for Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn on 3DS

February 09, 2019 3:05pm CST
Enhanced version of the Wii platformer launches on March 8

Voice Actors Team up for Hypnosis Mic Prequel Track

February 09, 2019 9:05pm CST
Actors from DEVILMAN crybaby, Macross, and more make up the Dirty Dawg


The Battle Cats to Host Social Campaign to Celebrate Upcoming Crossover with Anime Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel]

Feb 10th 2019

Square Enix’s Idol Fantasy Training Sim is Coming to an End This May

February 10, 2019 8:08am CST
Square Enix says it would have been too difficult to continue providing a quality experience

Bayonetta Developer PlatinumGames Offers a Tour of Osaka Offices

February 10, 2019 12:03pm CST
See where some of the best action games are crafted

JUMP FORCE Invades the Real World in Live-Action Commercial

February 10, 2019 3:07pm CST
15-second TV spot prepares for the game’s February 14 arrival in Japan

Nui Harime and Ragyo Kiryuin Throw Down in Kill la Kill Game Footage

February 10, 2019 5:05pm CST
Kill la Kill the Game: IF launches on PS4, Switch, and PC this year


AOKANA’s Game Maker sprite Halts Operations at End of March

posted on 2019-02-11 01:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Company also clarifies possible future of IP under different companies, staff

‘Secret of Mana’ Trademarked in the U.S.

posted on 2019-02-11 02:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Hideaki Itsuno Says He Chose to Develop Devil May Cry 5 Over Dragon’s Dogma 2

posted on 2019-02-11 05:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Director stated that CAPCOM gave him choice over which project to develop

Koei Tecmo Still Working on Samurai Warriors Game Series

posted on 2019-02-11 06:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
KOEI Tecmo’s Hisashi Koinuma: Announcement coming “this year or next year”

Something is Starting to Sprout on Nippon Ichi Software Teaser Site

February 11, 2019 8:02am CST
Stick around to see what grows from this seedling

5 Anime Fighting Games That Will Punch Your Face Off

February 11, 2019 2:00pm CST
Shame on you if you skipped any of these!

Cyberstep’s CosmicBreak Game Ends Service in English

posted on 2019-02-11 17:00 EST by Karen Ressler

Study Claims Pokémon Go Can Help Keep Elderly People Active

February 11, 2019 7:05pm CST
Professor Kimihiro Hino of the University of Tokyo’s Department of Urban Engineering shares findings in online journal

Familia Royale Tips with Technia!

February 11, 2019 7:35pm CST
Get the best tips for high scores from a professional in DanMachi: Memoria Freese!


Jump Force Game’s Launch Trailer Streamed

posted on 2019-02-12 00:02 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game launches for PS4, Xbox One, PC on February 15

Girls Survive in Post-Apocalyptic Akiba in NIS’ To All of Mankind Game

February 12, 2019 7:05am CST
Acquire handles development for the survival adventure

Nippon Ichi Software, Acquire Develop Jinrui no Minasama e Survival Adventure Game

posted on 2019-02-12 10:03 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game about “girls surviving in a somehow ruined Akihabara" planned for PS4, Switch release

The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince Game’s Launch Trailer Streamed

posted on 2019-02-12 13:01 EST by Karen Ressler
PS4/Switch game launches on Tuesday

Nintendo Direct to Cover New Fire Emblem and Other Switch Games

February 12, 2019 12:03pm CST
Live stream to kick off on February 13 at 2:00pm PT

Arcade Spirits Takes Decision-Making To New Levels

February 12, 2019 3:00pm CST
Arcade Spirits has both the vibe and mechanics to take advantage of the retro, choice-based game craze!

Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly Game Gets Steam Release

posted on 2019-02-12 17:32 EST by Karen Ressler
Intragames to hold closed beta test

Bang Dream! Girls Band Party! x Persona Series Collaboration

Feb 12th 2019

‘Mad Princess: The Great Gladiators’ DLsite Official Translation Released on DLsite and Planned to be on Steam’

Feb 12th 2019

Fighting Game Tournament Anime Ascension Returns to SoCal

Feb 12th 2019


German Rating Board Lists Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaire’s Journey - Deluxe Edition Switch Game

posted on 2019-02-13 11:45 EST by Jennifer Sherman

Disgaea RPG Shows How the Series Kicks Off Its Smartphone Debut

February 13, 2019 10:05am CST
Pre-registration is now live in Japan for the iOS and Android game

Zanki Zero Game’s Western Release Delayed to April 9

posted on 2019-02-13 17:15 EST by Karen Ressler

Super Mario Maker 2 Game Announced for Switch in June

posted on 2019-02-13 17:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game to add new tools, items, ability to create slopes

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Switch Game’s Trailer Reveals Delay to July 26

posted on 2019-02-13 18:01 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game was originally slated for release this spring

Dragon Quest XI S Switch Game Heads West This Fall

posted on 2019-02-13 18:02 EST by Karen Ressler
Game also slated for fall in Japan

Nintendo Direct 2.13.2019

PlatinumGames’ Astral Chain Switch Game Announced for August 30

posted on 2019-02-13 18:21 EST by Jennifer Sherman
NieR: Automata’s Takahisa Taura directs game with supervision of Bayonetta’s Hideki Kamiya

Dragon Quest Builders 2 PS4/Switch Game Heads West on July 12

posted on 2019-02-13 18:23 EST by Karen Ressler
Gameplay video, opening movie streamed

Rune Factory 4 Special, Rune Factory 5 Announced for Switch

posted on 2019-02-13 18:47 EST by Karen Ressler
Rune Factory 4 is remastered with new stories

Daemon X Machina Switch Game Announced for Summer

posted on 2019-02-13 18:54 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Action game’s demo launched on Wednesday

Square Enix’s Tokyo RPG Factory Announces Oninaki Game for PS4, Switch, PC

posted on 2019-02-13 19:07 EST by Karen Ressler
Game about saving lost souls debuts this summer

BoxBoy! + BoxGirl! Game Announced for Switch on April 26

posted on 2019-02-13 19:23 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game to feature 270 stages

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Game Slated for Summer

posted on 2019-02-13 19:43 EST by Karen Ressler
Trailer accompanies release window announcement

Yu-Gi-Oh! Goes Live-Action in Monster Strike Collab Commercial

February 13, 2019 7:05pm CST
Gintama film director helps actor Kento Kaku prepare to duel


Yoshi’s Crafted World Switch Game Slated for March 29

posted on 2019-02-14 01:32 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Demo out now

Square Enix Releases Dragon Quest Rivals Game on Switch

posted on 2019-02-14 01:39 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Game launched for iOS, Android in 2017, with PC version also available

BNE Reveals Disney Tsum Tsum Festival Switch Game for 2019 Release

posted on 2019-02-14 01:47 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Game based on Disney Tsum Tsum toy line

Doraemon: Nobita no Bokujō Monogatari Game Unveiled for Switch This Year

posted on 2019-02-14 03:25 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
BNE, Marvelous, Brownies develop crossover game between Doraemon, Story of Seasons series

Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! Game Launches in English on March 20

posted on 2019-02-14 03:35 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins

Nintendo, ARIKA Reveal Tetris 99 Switch Game

posted on 2019-02-14 03:50 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Free battle royale-style game available now for Nintendo Switch Online members only

Jump Force Is A Really Great Game That’s Surrounded By Garbage

February 14, 2019 8:00am CST
You’ll dig it if you can get past some major issues

Expand the Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal Experience with New Campaigns and Character Content

Feb 14th 2019
Yumi & Miyabi Campaign Packs Out Now

Pokémon GO Turns the World into an Augmented Reality Playground with Go Snapshot

Feb 14th 2019

RPG Alvastia Chronicles for PlayStation® and Nintendo Switch

Feb 14th 2019

“Drain Dungeon 2” DLsite Official Translation Released on DLsite

Feb 14th 2019

Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition Game Ships Over 500,000 Copies Worldwide

posted on 2019-02-14 09:00 EST by Karen Ressler

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Prepares for Court with New Promo

February 14, 2019 9:05am CST
Console and PC collection launches in the west this year

This Week in Games - Direct Impact

by Heidi Kemps, Feb 14th 2019

Crunchyroll is Supporting Grand Summoners x That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime!

February 14, 2019 12:26pm CST
Grand Summoners is getting the isekai treatment with a That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime collaboration!!

Catherine: Full Body Game’s English Trailer Announces September 3 Release for the West

posted on 2019-02-14 13:00 EST by Karen Ressler
Game will be PS4 only in N. America, Europe

MangaGamer Releases Steam Prison, a New Steampunk Otome Title

Feb 14th 2019

Koei Tecmo Games Co-Develops Fire Emblem: Three Houses Switch Game

posted on 2019-02-14 18:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman

Celebrate the DanMachi Movie in DanMemo!

February 14, 2019 7:00pm CST
Arrow of the Orion comes out on Friday in Japan. Celebrate the movie with the all-new prequel event, Goddess Campanella, exclusively in DanMemo!

Voltage Inc to Release New App this Summer, Ayakashi: Romance Reborn

Feb 14th 2019

Voltage Inc. is Now Otome Romance

Feb 14th 2019

It’s a Voice-Actress Extravaganza in MangaGamer’s Latest Yuri Title - Lilycle Rainbow Stage

Feb 14th 2019

RPG Dimension Cross for Android™

Feb 14th 2019

Bayonetta × SMT: Liberation Dx2 Collaboration Event Begins Today

Feb 14th 2019

Ambition Announces Dream Girlfriend Collaboration with Anime KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World

Feb 14th 2019


Kenka Banchō Otome 2nd Rumble!! Game’s Introduction Video Streamed

posted on 2019-02-15 00:45 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
PS Vita game ships on March 14

Bayonetta/Star Fox Zero’s Yusuke Hashimoto Leaves Platinum Games

posted on 2019-02-15 03:08 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Yume Nikki -Dream Diary- Game Heads to Switch on February 21

posted on 2019-02-15 04:51 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
“Reimagining” of Kikiyama’s 2004 dōjin game launched on PC in February 2018

Overlord’s ‘Mass for the Dead’ Smartphone RPG Listed with February 21 Release

posted on 2019-02-15 06:36 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Happiness Memories Smartphone Game’s 2nd Promo Video Streamed

posted on 2019-02-15 07:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Bushiroad, Monstar Lab’s smartphone game launches this year

Rooster Teeth Brings Back Inside Gaming And Several Premiere Machinima Titles

Feb 15th 2019

Code: Realize ~Wintertide Miracles~ Available Now on PlayStation® Systems

Feb 15th 2019
New chapter in popular gothic steampunk adventure seeks hopeless romantics

Tokyo School Life out now for Nintendo Switch

Feb 15th 2019

Nekopara Vol. 2 Game’s Switch, PS4 Trailers Streamed

posted on 2019-02-15 08:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Neko Works’ game launched on both consoles on Thursday in multiple languages

Death end re;Quest Game’s Introduction Video Highlights Game Systems

posted on 2019-02-15 09:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
PS4 game ships in N. America on February 19, in Europe on February 22

Jump Force Game’s Remix Launch Trailer Streamed

posted on 2019-02-15 10:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Game launched for PS4, Xbox One, PC on Friday

Zoids Wild: King of Blast Game Charges Forth with New Trailer

February 15, 2019 11:04am CST
Switch game launches in Japan on February 28

Kenka Bancho Otome 2nd Rumble!! Sets the Stage for Unruly Romance

February 15, 2019 1:34pm CST
Sequel to the visual novel spinoff launches in Japan on March 14

Care for Cryptids in How to Keep a Mummy Smartphone Game

February 15, 2019 3:15pm CST
Manga creator pens new story for puzzle game

Trinity Seven Smartphone Game Reveals Visual, Story

posted on 2019-02-15 17:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Previously cancelled game slated to launch this spring

Pokémon GO Game’s Lawsuit Settlement May Remove PokéStops, Gyms Near Private Property

posted on 2019-02-15 20:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Lawsuit initially filed in 2016 after nuisance, trespassing complaints

KLab and Shanda Games Announce Collaboration on ‘Lapis Re:LiGHTs’ Mobile Game

Feb 15th 2019
KLab Partners with Major Mainland China Game Publisher for Joint Development

Team NINJA Announces DEAD OR ALIVE 6 Deluxe Demo, World Championship, and SNK Collaboration

Feb 15th 2019
New Online Beta to Launch with 24 Playable Characters Across the PlayStation®4 and Xbox One

Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. Launches Jump Force

Feb 15th 2019
Worlds Collide and Alliances Are Drawn as Heroes and Villains From the Jump Universe Take Their Battles to Earth

Pre-registration for ‘Attack on Titan: Assault’ Is Now Live

Feb 15th 2019


Million Arthur: Arcana Blood Arcade Game Gets PC Release

posted on 2019-02-16 00:00 EST by Karen Ressler
Game launches on Steam this summer

Fate/Extella Link Game’s English Character Trailers Preview Nero Claudius, Tamamo no Mae, Nameless

posted on 2019-02-16 10:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
XSEED Games releases game for PS4, PS Vita, Switch, PC in March

My Girlfriend is a Mermaid!? Visual Novel Dated for Switch in the West

February 16, 2019 8:08am CST
Sekai Games lines up a February 28 date for the game

Resident Evil 2 Remake Launches Free Ghost Survivors Update

February 16, 2019 6:04pm CST
Explore a trio of what if stories in Capcom’s latest return to classic survival horror

Soul Calibur VI Game Adds Amy as DLC Character

posted on 2019-02-16 23:59 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Character joins game “soon” as part of game’s season pass


BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle Game’s Arcade Version Adds Naoto Kurogane, Teddie, Seth

posted on 2019-02-17 02:04 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Arcana Heart 3’s Heart Aino also joins game

Tekken 7 Game’s Promo Video Highlights DLC Characters Julia, Negan

posted on 2019-02-17 02:41 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Both DLC characters join game on February 28

Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker Game’s 9th DLC Character is Madara Uchiha

posted on 2019-02-17 11:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Game to have 9 total DLC character packs

Amy Returns to the Stage of History in SOULCALIBUR VI DLC

February 17, 2019 10:03am CST
Bandai Namco shows off the upcoming addition in trailer


Alex Kidd Game Releases on Switch in Japan Through Sega Ages Project on February 21

posted on 2019-02-18 01:57 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins

JUMP FORCE Gets Its First DLC Addition This May

February 18, 2019 3:04pm CST
Latest issue of V-Jump has the first word on add-ons

It’s Slime Time in New Chain Chronicle 3 Crossover Event!

February 18, 2019 4:05pm CST
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime initiates another mobile game takeover

Pokèmon GO Returns to Fukushima With Support Chansey in Tow

posted on 2019-02-18 18:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


Sony to Halt PS Vita Production in Japan ‘Soon’

posted on 2019-02-19 00:32 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
SIE previously announced that production will halt this year