Another week, another character art reveal for the upcoming Hand Shakers anime. Last week we saw Chizuru and Hayate of the Shadow team, and now it's the Sword team's turn. Kodama and Hibiki make up this duo, so check out how they're lookin' after the jump.
Mr. Kazuki Higashiji, who worked on the background art for Nagi no Asakura, gained experience as an assistant art director on high-profile projects like Sakura Wars: The Movie, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex and Paprika. Currently, he works as an art director for iconic P.A. Works titles such as Hanasaku Iroha and Tari Tari. Read on for an enlightening translated interview with the artist!
Last week Idea Factory International shared the first in a trio of world-building story trailers for MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death, and now it's time for part two. Is it more floating text? Yes! Are you going to enjoy it? Perhaps!
Sega announced an official Japanese release date for Valkyria: Azure Revolution, setting the strategy-RPG for a January 19, 2017 launch on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita. Those who pick up first-print copies will get a bonus in the form of a fully-voiced prequel story titled "Judgment Chapter: Vanargand Organization." Read on for more.
Following up on a recent showcase of Karna, Nameless, and Gilgamesh, Marvelous shared three more gameplay clips for Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star. This time we have Lancer-class Elizabeth Bathory, Saber-class Gawain, and Berserker-class Lu Bu Fengxian in the spotlight.
Back in January Funimation announced a partnership with NGames Interactive Limited and GameSamba, with games based on Fairy Tail, Tokyo Ghoul, and Attack on Titan planned. Now Funimation has details on the Tokyo Ghoul game, which is officially titled Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War. Read on for more.
Announced earlier this month, Nippon Ichi's Princess wa Kane no Mouja (The Princess is a Money-Grubber) is an action-RPG that's coming to PS Vita in Japan on November 24. Players will take control of a princess who uses money to take down ruthless money-lenders and ultimately absorb their power and fortunes. Now the first trailer is here, so you can see a preview of the story and action in the video after the jump.
Earlier today NIS America shared a new character trailer for Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors, which hits PS Vita in North America and Europe (except Germany) on September 20 and 23, respectively. Meet Yurine Kazato—a kind and nurturing addition to the cast who also hits especially hard in combat—in the video after the jump.
The latest game from Yasuhiro Wada, creator of Harvest Moon—the original series, that is, which is now localized as Story of Seasons—is the tentatively-titled Birthdays. Wada is currently working on Birthdays at developer TOYBOX Inc., and the god game is set to launch on PlayStation 4 in Japan on January 19, 2017. Read on for more.
If you're a fan of the Ace Attorney games and you haven't done so already, consider this a PSA that you can now download a demo of Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice from the 3DS eShop. To mark the occasion, Capcom share an English-dubbed version of the game's animated prologue.
Aquaplus shared a couple new videos for Utawarerumono: The Two Hakuoro, which was initially revealed last November and is barreling toward its September 21 launch on PS3, PS4, and PS Vita. First up is the game's opening movie, featuring Suara's theme song "Hikari," followed by a short version of Suari's music video for the theme.
While there currently aren't concrete release details or destination platforms, a game based on Re:ZERO is in the works. 5pb. announced plans for a visual novel called Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- DEATH OR KISS, with more details to come. More after the jump.
If you haven't played Resident Evil 4, or even if you've played a dozen different versions of it, you'll get another chance starting on August 30. That's when Capcom's game-changing horror action game lands on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One along with all the previously released bonus content, and you can see some updated gameplay footage in the Village and Ashley videos after the jump.
Bandai Namco Entertainment went up with the official English trailer for the first Dark Souls III DLC, which is titled Dark Souls III: Ashes of Ariandel. In the press release they command you to enter the "rotted world" of the DLC, so that sounds about right for Dark Souls. See a trailer and more in the full story.
Gust's original Nights of Azure RPG launched as Yoru no Nai Kuni in Japan last October, followed by western releases in March and April. Now, following up on some early leaks, Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New Moon was officially confirmed for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita this week, and Dengeki PlayStation has the first look. Read on for details.