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    Friday May 27, 2016
  • "Yomawari: Night Alone" Heads to PS Vita and Steam in the West This October

    NIS America lines up North American and European launch dates

    NIS America announced plans to bring horror game Yomawari: Night Alone to PS Vita and Steam in the west this October. A physical and digital release will launch on PS Vita in North America on October 25, followed by Europe on October 28, and the worldwide Steam release is set for October 25. More after the jump.

  • "Dragon Quest Builders" Confirmed for Release in the West

    PlayStation 4 and PS Vita game builds and battles this October

    Coming along for the Dragon Quest 30th anniversary ride today is news that Dragon Quest Builders is coming to the west. An October release is planned for both North America and Europe on PlayStation 4 (physically and digitally) and PS Vita (digitally). Hit the jump for more.

  • It's a Character-Fusing Free-for-All in Full "Dragon Ball Fusions" Promo

    RPG hits Nintendo 3DS in Japan on August 4

    Yesterday we posted a super-quick teaser for Nintendo 3DS RPG Dragon Ball Fusions, but Bandai Namco quickly followed that up with a full trailer. Enjoy an introduction to the story, world, gameplay and, at about the 2-minute mark, some of the many possible fusions in the video after the jump.

  • New "Mega Man" Cartoon Reveals Design, Internet Does a Double Take

    Dentsu Entertainment and Man of Action's series is set to debut in 2017

    A new Mega Man animated series was revealed last June, and Dentsu Entertainment and executive producers/overseers Man of Action (Ben 10, the characters of Big Hero 6) popped up yesterday with more details… and a divisive character design. The series isn't set to debut until 2017, placing it nicely within the Blue Bomber's 30th anniversary, but if you haven't seen it yet you can go ahead and peep the super fighting robot's new design after the jump.

  • Anime-Style MMO "Twin Saga" Previews Its Story in New Trailer

    Closed beta is currently open for sign-ups

    Twin Saga is a new anime-style MMORPG—featuring swappable classes, a housing system, and PvE/PvP combat—from Aeria Games and X-Legend Entertainment. Those interested in checking it out for themselves can now sign up for a closed beta, and a new trailer is also here to highlight the story after the jump.

  • Thursday May 26, 2016
  • "Dissidia Final Fantasy" Update Trailer Summons Destruction

    Update hits arcades in Japan today

    Fans of Final Fantasy's epic summons will get a kick out of Square Enix's latest video for Dissidia Final Fantasy, which is getting an update today in Japan. In addition to gameplay adjustments, the update tosses in Summoned Beast Alexander along with tweaks for summons like Ifrit, Shiva, Ramuh, Odin, and Leviathan. You can see all of the above in the first video after the jump.  

  • "The King of Fighters XIV" Trailer Calls Team Fatal Fury to the Ring

    Fighter launches on PlayStation 4 in North America on August 23

    SNK Playmore is here with another team trailer for The King of Fighters XIV, which hits PlayStation 4 in North America on August 23. This time we have the Fatal Fury team entering the ring, including classic fighters Terry Bogard, Andy Bogard, and Joe Higashi. More after the jump.

  • "Final Fantasy XV" Diary Discusses a Decade of Development

    Worldwide release arrives on September 30

    It's no secret that Final Fantasy XV has had a long, loooooong history of development, going back to its humble beginnings as Final Fantasy Versus XIII. IGN has been covering Square Enix's latest with a steady stream of video content, and the most recent video has the developers looking back at a decade of working on FFXV. Hit the jump to watch.

  • "Dragon Ball Fusions" Comes Together for Its First Quick Teaser

    Nintendo 3DS game launches in Japan on August 4

    Dragon Ball Fusions is an upcoming Nintendo 3DS adventure that will allow for countless fusion possibilities, so just use your imagination to figure out which characters you want to combine. Bandai Namco recently shared the first teaser, so you can get a fleeting glimpse of the next portable outing after the jump.

  • "Mighty No. 9" Trailer Aims to Make Bad Guys Cry 'Like an Anime Fan on Prom Night'

    Trailer with cringeworthy voiceover promotes June release

    Poor Mighty No. 9, it just can't catch a break. Even after finally lining up a concrete release date following numerous delays, the game is now stuck with some truly cringeworthy voiceover in its new trailer. Your absorption powers will apparently "make the bad guys cry like an anime fan on prom night." See what other choice quotes you can pull from the Masterclass trailer after the jump.

  • Wednesday May 25, 2016
  • PQube Confirms "Steins;Gate 0" for North America and Europe

    PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions head west this year

    Following recent Spanish retailer listings, publisher PQube confirmed plans to bring visual novel Steins;Gate 0 to North America and Europe. The PlayStation 4 and PS Vita versions are set to arrive this year. Hit the jump for more.

  • "Grand Kingdom" Early Adopters Get an Exclusive DLC Bundle

    RPG hits PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in the west this June

    NIS America is prepping for Grand Kingdom's launch in the west next month, and they have a special treat for early adopters. Those who pick the RPG up within the first week of launch will receive the Lord's Set Bundle, which includes four pieces of free DLC. More after the jump.

  • "Castlevania" & "Bloodstained" Producer Koji Igarashi to Attend Anime Expo

    Igarashi will host a panel and attend autograph sessions

    Fans of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and many of the portable outings that followed might want to pack their copies if they plan to attend this year's Anime Expo. Even though he's busy working on his crowdfunded spiritual successor, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Igarashi is taking some time to hit up Anime Expo 2016 as a guest. Hit the jump for more.

  • The Official Visual for Tokyo Game Show 2016 is Here

    Illustrator Ippei Gyoubu is back for a theme based on change

    2016 marks the 20th anniversary of Tokyo Game Show! This year's event is set to run from September 15-18, and in addition to the celebratory logo, the Computer Entertainment Supplier's Association has revealed the full visual. See what Ippei Gyoubu cooked up after the jump.

  • Discotek Media Licenses "Miss Machiko" Anime for Streaming

    All 95 episodes to eventually be subtitled, platforms to be announced later

    Discotek Media hopped on Facebook for its latest announcement, but this one is a little bit different than their usual home video reveals. Discotek announced plans to start translating anime that might not have the sales potential on Blu-ray or DVD for streaming-only purposes. Kicking this off is Miss Machiko, based on Takeshi Ebihara's comedy manga that ran in the pages of Shonen Challenge magazine from 1980-1982. Hit the jump for more.