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.
This week's issue of Famitsu magazine revealed a new Kamen Rider game for Nintendo 3DS. All Kamen Rider: Rider Revolution is a side-scrolling action game featuring, as you might have guessed from the title, loads of Riders, and it's due out this fall in Japan. Read on for more.
Idea Factory International announced western release dates for SuperdimensionNeptune VS Sega Hard Girls, and there's just a little under two months to go. The crossover action is coming to PS Vita in North America on October 18, followed by Europe on October 21. Read on for more.
Another playable character has been revealed for Omega Force's Berserk game in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine. This time it's Wyald, the brutal leader of the Black Dog Knights, and Famitsu's first look shows him both in his normal and Apostle forms. Read on for more.
Yesterday we posted about a new site teasing something called Astro Boy: Edge of Time, including visual hints at other stars from God of Manga Osamu Tezuka's vast library of creations. Depending on what you were hoping for, you'll either be pumped or deflated once you find out that the item behind the teaser is a digital collectible card game. Read on for more.
Are you tired of wasting candy on weak Pokémon that aren't worth the time of day? A new feature has been added in the latest update for Pokémon GO, allowing your respective team leader to appraise your Pokémon's potential. Read on for more.
Let's forget about delays for a moment and turn our attention to Demon Gaze II. Rather than move this one back, Kadokawa Games and Experience are pushing the dungeon-crawler's Japanese release date up a bit. It's not a huge move, but Demon Gaze II was originally set to launch on October 13, and will now be available on September 29. Read on for more.
NIS America announced plans to bring Disgaea 2 PC to Steam, with the Windows OS, OS X, and Steam OS launch set for January 30, 2017. The Steam version is the definitive edition that includes content form Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories on PlayStation 2 and Disgaea 2: Dark Hero Days on PSP. It also features Dark Eclair, Gig, and Miabel from the Japanese version of Cursed Memories. Read on for a trailer and more.
Dark Horse has a whopper of a book on the way for fans of Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series. Following the success of the previously-release Hyrule Historia is The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts, a 400-plus-page hardcover that features art, interviews with the design team, and more.