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    Wednesday September 28, 2016
  • "Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap" Dev Diary Explores Remake's Origins

    Series creator Ryuichi Nishizawa gets his hands on a demo

    Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap is a nice-looking remake of Wonder Boy III that has the developers at LizardCube teaming up with series creator Ryuichi Nishizawa. Publisher DotEmu posted the first in a series of developer diaries, starting with a demo at Kyoto's BitSummit 4th back in July and featuring Nishizawa himself as he tries the latest take on his creation and even discusses the way he planned the original game.

  • "Flip Flappers" Promo Prepares for Anime's October Premiere

    Magical girl series is set for an October 6 premiere on Tokyo MX

    Earlier this month we got a look at Studio 3Hz's original magical girl anime Flip Flappers in the form of a brief commercial. Now it's time for another full promo ahead of the series' October 6 premiere on Tokyo MX, AT-X, and Sun TV. Read on for more.

  • "Idol Death Game TV" Trailer Highlights the Game's Aspiring Idols

    PS Vita game launches in Japan on October 20

    Last time we saw D3 Publisher's Idol Death Game TV was just a little over a month ago, so we're due for a new promo. Is this sinister competition to take the center spot in idol group Project 47 a "Dream of Dreams" or a Dream of DEATH? Obviously it's the latter, and you can decide whether or not any of these aspiring idols will make it through in the adventure game's latest promo after the jump. 

  • Tuesday September 27, 2016
  • "Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls" Shows Off Its Opening

    North American and European releases set for October 18 and 21

    We're less than a month away from the western release of Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls, so Idea Factory International has some more promotional material to keep the hype train rolling. First up, a look at the game's opening movie. Read on to peep that along with some battle screens.

  • "Yakuza 0" Gets to Work with Limited 'The Business Edition' Version

    Prequel launches in the Americas and Europe on January 24, 2017

    Whether you're giving your enemies the business or just straight-up handling your own business, there are plenty of opportunities to throw that word around in the world of Yakuza. Sega is giving us another with the announcement of a special physical edition of Yakuza 0, appropriately called "The Business Edition." Read on for more.

  • "World of Final Fantasy" Reveals Tifa from "FFVII" and Rydia from "FFIV"

    Super-deformed RPG hits PS4 and PS Vita this October

    Two more characters are set to make an appearance in World of Final Fantasy when it launches next month. According to this week's issue of Famitsu magazine, fans can look forward to running into both Tifa from Final Fantasy VII and Rydia from Final Fantasy IV. Read on for more.

  • "Musou☆Stars" Game Adds Millennia from "Kagero: Deception II"

    All-star "Musou" action game heads to PS4 and PS Vita in Japan next year

    Koei Tecmo revealed MusouStars, a crossover Musou action game featuring characters from a bunch of very different series, earlier in September. That means we can look forward to plenty of playable character announcements in the months leading up to its 2017 launch on PS4 and PS Vita, starting with Millennia from Kagero: Deception II

  • "Berserk and the Band of the Hawk" Trailer Gets Rough with Wyald

    Omega Force's action game hits PS4, PS Vita, and PC in the west in February

    It's time to start the morning off a little nasty with some Berserk and the Band of the Hawk gameplay. The latest trailer from Koei Tecmo highlights another of the previously announced playable characters, Wyald, leader of the Black Dog Knights. Watch as he literally rolls through his enemies before transforming in the video after the jump. 

  • Monday September 26, 2016
  • Sentai Filmworks Adds "Uta no☆Prince-sama Legend Star" Anime

    Season four is coming to select digital outlets, with home video to follow

    Sentai Filmworks added one of the fall season's anticipated anime with the license of Uta noPrince-sama Legend Star. The fourth season is set for an October 2 broadcast premiere in Japan, and Sentai will be bringing it to select digital outlets soon, with a home video release to follow. Read on for more.

  • "Dissidia Final Fantasy" Trailer Welcomes Roster Addition from "Type-0"

    Now with 1000% less motion blur

    A new fighter will be joining the roster of the Dissidia Final Fantasy arcade game in Japan as part of a September 28 update, and this one hails from the cast of Final Fantasy Type-0. Square Enix shared a trailer showing a bit of Ace in action, so you can see how he plays after the jump.

  • Crunchyroll Adds "Nyanbo!" to Fall 2016 Simulcast Lineup

    Series starts streaming today, September 26, at 3:15pm Pacific Time

    Crunchyroll announced another fall 2016 simulcast show just now with the addition of Nyanbo!. The cute series kicks off today, September 26, at 3:15pm Pacific Time. Read on for more.

  • New "Zoids" Project Teased on Takara Tomy's Website

    Next step for the franchise is said to be "coming soon"

    Ah, Zoids. The toy-based anime series lies somewhere in the periphery of the past for me among a large pile of shows I didn't actively watch, but it's no doubt a nostalgic franchise for many. Well buckle up, because Takara Tomy has something cooking, and they're letting the world know with a teaser website that points toward a new Zoids project in the not-too-distant future. Read on for more.

  • "Azure Striker Gunvolt" Anime Trailer Hypes Its Upcoming OVA Debut

    OVA is planned for a winter 2016 premiere

    If you played Inti Creates' Azure Striker Gunvolt and thought, "Hey, this should be an anime," you're not alone. An OVA is on the way, with Yoshinori Odaka directing, Shigeru Murakoshi on scenario, and Masakazu Sunagawa on character design and animation supervision, along with cast members returning from the game. Read on for an English-subbed trailer.

  • "Final Fantasy XV" Footage Shows Regalia Customization and More

    Livestream at Birmingham's EGX event showcased some fresh gameplay

    Birmingham's EGX event was held September 22-25, and Sony had a PlayStation Access livestream to go along with the festivities. Final Fantasy XV was among the games showcased, with new footage showing Regalia customization, outfits, mini-games, and fishing, which ends up crashing the game prematurely. Despite that hiccup, there's plenty of footage to pore over if you can't wait for FFXV

  • Sunday September 25, 2016
  • "Dungeon Travelers 2-2" Planned for a Spring 2017 Launch in Japan

    Release date revealed in the case for "Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoro"

    Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoro launched in Japan on September 21, and with it came a flyer for the previously-delayed Dungeon Travelers 2-2: The Maiden Who Has Descended into Darkness and the Book of Beginnings. While there's still not a concrete release date, the flyer has it listed for a spring 2017 launch on PS Vita. Read on for more.