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PS4 Exclusive The Last Guardian Looks Majestic in Full Demo Gameplay Video

When visited Sony Interactive Entertainment headquarters in Shinagawa, Tokyo, we were granted a chance to record the newest demo of The Last Guardian, but we weren't allowed to post the whole thing. ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 11:42 AM
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Battlefield 1 Storyline Features Players as Fighter Pilot, Message Runner, and More

The ESRB description for Battlefield 1 has been released and contains some small information about the storyline. The player character will play as a fighter pilot, armor crewman, rebel fighter, and message runner to complete missions throughout ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 11:38 AM
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Mafia II and its Digital Deluxe Edition Available for 80% Off on Steam

A new Steam sale has discounted Mafia II by 80%, dropping from $29.99 to $5.99 on the 2011 action game from 2K. This sale will last until Monday, September 26, at 10 AM Pacific. ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 11:23 AM
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The Boss Update Launching for Minecraft in October

A new update, labeled The Boss Update, will be launching for Minecraft on October 18, 2016 for the Windows 10 Edition, Pocket Edition, and Gear VR Edition. This update will bring the first boss battles to these ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 11:16 AM
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Everspace Now Available on Xbox One Game Preview, Coming Soon to Windows 10

As previously announced, Everspace has now been made available as part of the Xbox One game preview program, and will soon come to the Windows 10 version of game preview.  As part of the Play Anywhere ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 10:53 AM
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Clean the Galaxy with the Release of Diaries of a Spaceport Janitor

Sundae Month, in conjunction with tinyBuild GAMES, recently released the 'anti-adventure' collect-a-thon, Diaries of a Spaceport Janitor. Now everyone can have the pleasure of picking up and burning trash in the exotic port of Xabran's Rock. ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 10:18 AM
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Final Fantasy XV Looks Gorgeous on PS4 in New Gameplay: Regalia Customization, Fishing and Much More

Final Fantasy XV is currently playable at EGX in Birmingham, but most won't be able to get as far as what is shown in the video below. ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 12:56 AM
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Sequel to Sunless Sea Spotted in the Sunless Skies

Today developer Failbetter Games announced the sequel to their hit survival roguelike Sunless Sky at the European gaming convention EGX. The similarly named Sunless Skies is said to be coming to PC, Mac, and Linux and will ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 12:43 AM
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PS4 Exclusive Yakuza 6 Shows the Power of the New Dragon Engine in 40 Minutes of Gameplay

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life is powered by a new PS4-dedicated engine named the "Dragon Engine," and if you want to catch a glimpse on what it can do, the video below are a good place ...Read More

on September 25, 2016 12:09 AM
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Minecraft Travels to the East to Uncover Chinese Mythology Pack Trailer

Today Mojang unveiled a new content pack trailer for Minecraft which pays homage to Asian architecture, creatures, and scenery. The Chinese Mythology Mash-Up pack will be arriving for most platforms (PC, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, Wii ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 11:15 PM
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World of Final Fantasy Looks Ultra-Cute in 23 Minutes of PS4 Gameplay; Shows Boss Battle, Tidus and More

If you want to see more of the upcoming JRPG World of Final Fantasy, you have come to the right place. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 11:10 PM
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New Overwatch Public Test Region Patch Notes Released

A new update is currently in Public Test Region for Overwatch on PC. The patch focuses on heroes Ana, Widowmaker, and Junkrat, and also includes various smaller updates and fixes to general gameplay as wel as social ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 2:23 PM
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Final Fight 2 and Final Fight 3 Now Available on New Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console

Both Final Fight 2 and Final Fight 3 are now available on the New Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console. Both are beat-em-up games originally released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System in 1993 and 1995 respectively. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 2:17 PM
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Sid Meier’s Civilization VI System Requirements Revealed

The system requirements for Sid Meier's Civilization VI has been revealed. Both the minimum and recommended specs don't require that powerful of a machine, ensuring many people will be able to play the latest in the Civ ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 2:07 PM
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No Man’s Sky Patch 1.09 Released, Update Fully Detailed

The newest patch for No Man's Sky has been released, patch 1.09. This update was released for PlayStation 4 and PC versions of the game and includes a large amount of fixes. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 1:52 PM
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Danganronpa 1-2 PC Bundle Discounted on Steam

The Danganronpa 1-2 bundle for the PC versions on Steam are currently discounted by 40%. Previously available for $59.98 you can now get it for $36.16 until September 29, 2016. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 1:33 PM
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PS4/PlayStation VR Exclusive Happy Manager Looks Intriguing (and a Little Pervy) In First Live Gameplay

During a recent series of livestreams on Nico Nico from Tokyo Game Show hosted by D3 Publisher and Famitsu the first gameplay of the upcoming PS4 and PlayStation VR exclusive Happy Manager was unveiled. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 1:14 PM
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Rad Rodgers Adds Radical Rockin’ Soundtrack to Kickstarter Rewards

Developer Interceptor Entertainment is looking to give you a fistful (and earful) of the 90s with their Kickstarter for Rad Rodgers; the campaign is almost 3 weeks in and yesterday they announced that they would be adding ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 12:56 PM
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Samsung Gear VR Receives Xbox Wireless Controller Support

Microsoft has brought wireless controller support to Samsung Gear VR as part of their Play Anywhere program. This enables Samsung Gear VR games with controller support compatibility with the new Xbox wireless controller. ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 12:55 PM
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PlayStation Store Flash Sale Discounts Animated Games from 16-Bit to Anime

A new flash sale has been enacted on the PlayStation Store for North America, this time focusing on games featuring an animated graphic style, from 16-bit to anime. The sale runs until 8 AM on September 26, ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 12:32 PM
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Return to a Simpler JRPG with Light Fairytale on Kickstarter

Neko.works recently launched a Kickstarter for Light Fairytale, a JRPG that is trying to recapture the simplicity of retro titles such as Final Fantasy VII. The one person French studio is looking to raise €30,000 (approx ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 11:47 AM
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Event[0] Release Trailer Shows That AI Make Terrible Friends

Event[0], a retro-techno puzzler from Ocelot Society, continues to inspire awe with its latest trailer. The bulk of the video shows the player's interaction with Kaizen, the insane AI of the ship and your only hope of ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 10:52 AM

A Wild PS4 Pro (and PlayStation VR) Appears at Sony’s Brand New Tokyo Showroom’s Grand Opening

A Wild PS4 Pro (and PlayStation VR) Appears at Sony’s Brand New Tokyo Showroom’s Grand Opening

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on September 24, 2016 5:28 AM

Today marks a quite relevant day for Sony fans in Tokyo. After the closure of the manufacturer's main showroom at the historical Sony Building in the upscale Ginza district, the new one has been opened just a few hundreds feet away at the brand new Ginza Place, that was inaugurated this morning with a rather massive turnout of visitors....

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PS4/PS3 Exclusive Persona 5 Gets First Batch of Free and Paid DLC

Atlus made the first batch of DLC available for Persona 5 in Japan.

The DLC packages are quite straightforward: there is a free set of casual clothes for the party, and paid stand-alone versions of the DLC ...Read More

on September 24, 2016 12:18 AM

Creepy Castle Preview: Throwing it Back to the Game Boy Era

Creepy Castle Preview: Throwing it Back to the Game Boy Era

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on September 23, 2016 11:59 PM

The biggest surprise, and one of my favorite games of PAX West, was a small PC game called Creepy Castle. Upon first glance it doesn't look like much. It has the pixel art graphics that have been prevalent in nearly every major indie game. It was a game successfully Kickstarted by various backers donating money. It is coming to PC since its the easiest platform to release games on currently. To set itself apart from the crowd, Creepy Castle is very much in the style of, and benefits from, the limited capabilities of the Game Boy system....

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The Surge Gets New Screenshots Showcasing Modular Exo-Skeletons

Deck13 and Focus Home Interactive have released three new screenshots for The Surge, which showcase three of CREO's Modular Exo-Skeletons, which the player can equip in game. ...Read More

on September 23, 2016 4:26 PM
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PS Vita Exclusive Criminal Girls 2 Gets Lovely New Character Trailer Featuring Mizuki

NIS America launched a new trailer for their upcoming RPG Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors, available now for PlayStation Vita in Europe and releasing October 11 in North America. ...Read More

on September 23, 2016 4:03 PM
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Abilities are Featured in New RIGS Mechanized Combat League Trailer

Guerrilla Cambridge has gone in detail about Rigs' abilities on the PlayStation Blog for their upcoming PlayStation VR game RIGS Mechanized Combat League. ...Read More

on September 23, 2016 3:57 PM

ShockCast: Episode 19 – Japanese Games & Tokyo Game Show

ShockCast: Episode 19 – Japanese Games & Tokyo Game Show

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on September 23, 2016 3:51 PM

Tokyo Game Show wrapped up last year, and somehow Giuseppe managed to stay alive during it.

In this week's episode of the ShockCast, Lou and Ryan gather 'round while Giuseppe regales on his adventures in Tokyo for Tokyo Game Show, along with a more in-depth discussion on trends and the current state of Japanese games.

For Episode 19 of the ShockCast, you can watch our archive of the stream below or listen to the podcast in audio format through Soundcloud or iTunes....

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – System Rift Gets a Launch Trailer

Eidos Montreal and Square Enix have released a launch trailer for System Rift, story DLC for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. ...Read More

on September 23, 2016 3:46 PM