A new trailer is here for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call, which is bringing more FF rhythm action to the west next month. This edition of the "Legacy of Music" series is all about jams from Final Fantasy Type-0. Tap along after the jump.
The ever-informative Did You Know Gaming? series is at it again, this time tackling Konami's Castlevania franchise and the many historical and mythological inspirations behind it. See just how steeped in history the Dracula-whipping action games are after the jump.
Nintendo released some info on Mario Kart 8 DLC plans, which bring in new characters and more to the racer over the coming months. Among the additions are a playable Link from The Legend of Zelda series and Animal Crossing's Villager. Hit the jump for screens and more.
Sega formally announced Yakuza Zero a couple days ago, and this week's issue of Famitsu magazine follows up with some more info on the PlayStation 3/PlayStation 4 entry. Hit the jump for more.
Atlus just swung in with some more info on the North American release of Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, confirming Margaret as a DLC character for the Americas. Persona 4's Empress Arcana and Velvet Room attendant will be paid DLC set to arrive one week after the fighter's September 30 launch on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Hit the jump for new trailers and more.
D3 Publisher shared a couple new visual treats for Onechanbara Z2: Chaos, which is hacking and slashing toward an October 30 release on PlayStation 4 in Japan. Have a look at the action game's opening movie and more after the jump.
This morning The Pokémon Company and Bandai Namco Games announced a collaboration that will bring Pokkén Tournament to arcades in Japan. Now you can get a better look at some of the in-progress footage for an idea of how the Pokémon meets Tekken action will play after the jump.
This week's issue of Famitsu magazine offers up a few more details on New Etrian Odyssey II: The Knight of Fafnir, including a release date, first-print bonus, and info on gameplay additions. First up, the second 3DS remake is coming to Japan on November 27 and will be priced at ¥5,980 ($58). Read on for more.
As promised, the Pokémon Company hosted a livestream this morning to make what they set up as a "shocking" Pokémon announcement. It turns out the reveal in question was Pokkén Tournament, an arcade fighting game being developed in a partnership with Bandai Namco. Hit the jump for more.
In the latest Miiverse pic of the day, Super Smash Bros. director Masahiro Sakurai explains some of the benefits of the brawler's Classic mode difficulty slider. Not only does it make battles harder, but cranking it up also increases the rewards you'll get for each battle. More after the jump.
Bandai Namco set a Japanese release date for One Piece: Super Grand Battle! X, which is now aiming to bring its four-player battling action to Nintendo 3DS on November 13. Hit the jump for more.
Yesterday we posted a collection of off-screen Omega Quintet footage taken from a shop demo event in Akihabara, and in the little time that's passed there's been a delay on the game's release. Originally set for September 18, Compile Heart's second Galapagos RPG will now hit PlayStation 4 in Japan on October 2. More after the jump.
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax is making its console debut on PlayStation 3 in Japan this week, with a region-free North American release set for September 30 on PS3 and Xbox 360. Those dying to see how it begins can check out the opening movie after the jump.
This past weekend's Otakuthon convention in Québec saw a few new announcements for Crunchyroll, bundled with some further details on previously announced shows. First up, there's another Super Robot Wars series joining the lineup, with Super Robot Wars OG: Divine Wars set to debut on Friday, August 29 at 3:00pm Pacific Time. Read on for more.
Square Enix announced a special package for Final Fantasy Explorers with the introduction of an Ultimate Box limited edition. The set is up for pre-order at the Square Enix e-Store, and will be priced at ¥13,000 ($125) when it hits Japan on December 18. Hit the jump for pics and more.