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    Thursday March 26, 2020
  • EXCLUSIVE: Bleach Creator Tite Kubo’s Sakura Wars Designs!

    An exclusive first look video at the upcoming Sakura Wars release from SEGA featuring Tite Kubo’s amazing designs!

    The first new mainline Sakura Wars game in 15 years is almost upon us, and we’ve got an exclusive first look at the character trailer, featuring designs by Bleach creator Tite Kubo! Come meet the new cast and see how Kubo’s sketches became reality in the game. Hit the jump to find out more and check out the video, exclusively on Crunchyroll!

  • Tuesday March 24, 2020
  • INTERVIEW: Persona 5 Royal Dub Actors Laura Post & Billy Kametz Steal Our Hearts

    We talked and had a grand time with Persona 5 Royal's two new voice actors and SEGA/Atlus’ communications manager

    Persona 5 Royal is almost here, and if you’re like us, you can probably barely wait to get your hands on it! We got the chance to talk to the two newest cast members, Laura Post and Billy Kametz, as well as Sega/Atlus’s communications manager Ari Advincula about what got them into voice acting, what to expect from Persona 5 Royal, and more! And don’t worry, no spoilers here! Curious to see what they said? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday March 3, 2020
  • Don’t Sleep on Granblue Fantasy: Versus, the Best New Anime Fighting Game

    We follow up our beta preview with a full review of Granblue Fantasy: Versus and why you need it!

    Combining the gacha-RPG might of Granblue Fantasy with the fighting game prowess of Arc Systems Works, Granblue Fantasy: Versus delivers a robust and deep fighting game with gorgeous artwork, smooth netplay, a campaign mode, co-op play, and even a (free!) gacha mechanic! Curious to see what we think of the game? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Thursday February 27, 2020
  • Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore Is Sweet Music to Our Ears

    The Wii U mash-up RPG of Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem is FINALLY on the Switch!

    When the collaboration of Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem was originally announced for the Wii U, no one really seemed to expect what we got: an idol based role playing game featuring Fire Emblem characters as pseudo-Personas! Unfortunately, the game was first released at the end of the Wii U life cycle, meaning it didn’t get the attention it deserved. Curious if you should grab Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore for the first time, or play it again? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Why Bayonetta and Vanquish Prove PlatinumGames Are the Best at Action Games

    Bayonetta and Vanquish are back on PS4 and Xbox One to celebrate their birthday

    Two of the craziest action games of the last 10 years are back to celebrate their shared anniversary, with 4k visuals and 60fps gameplay. But do these games still hold up after so many other games have been released since then? We’ve got the answers as to whether your hard earned dollars will be put to good use on Bayonetta and Vanquish after the jump!

  • Monday February 17, 2020
  • The Persona 5 Royal Preview Event Stole Our Hearts!

    We got an invite to SEGA/Atlus' exclusive Persona 5 Royal event, including hands-on time with the game

    Persona 5 is one of the biggest RPGs to come out in years, so when SEGA/Atlus invited us to a special Persona 5 Royal event, we were delighted to attend and enjoy the festivities! Curious to know what we saw, heard, and more importantly, played? Hit the jump to find out--Warning, minor spoilers ahead!


  • Thursday January 30, 2020
  • US NieR Concert Premiere Has Fans Celebrating Through Tears

    We were in the house for the amazing NieR Orchestra performances in Chicago, and we’ll fill you in on what went down

    The NieR Orchestra brought down the house in Chicago this past weekend, leaving fans in tears and cheers. Curious to know what songs were played and what happened? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Wednesday December 4, 2019
  • Trails of Cold Steel III Is a Thrilling Build to a Climactic Ending

    It's time to teach a new version of Class VII kids

    The third entry in The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel series is here with Trails of Cold Steel III and it may leave you with more questions than you had anticipated. Despite that, it provides a good set up for the finale and keeps you hooked all the way until its closing minutes. How is it able to do this and how does that compare to the previous entries in the series? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Monday December 2, 2019
  • Find Out Why SEGA’s Masao Shirosaki Revived Monkey Ball & More!

    With the recent release of Banana Blitz HD, we got a chance to chat with the game’s director Masao Shirosaki

    Switching between intense action Yakuza battles to Monkeys collecting bananas might seem like a huge leap, but for Masao Shirosaki, it’s just another day at work! With the release of the latest Monkey Ball game, we were able to talk to him about why he wanted to work on Monkey Ball, his thoughts on Yakuza games, his hobbies, and lots more! Curious? Hit the jump and find out what he said!

  • Monday November 18, 2019
  • Why Camping Has Finally Made Pokémon's Move to 3D Worth It

    Who would've thought that Pikachu was such a big fan of curry?

    Pokémon Sword/Shield was recently released, and if you're a fan of camping, they have a new feature that's a dream come true. Hanging out with your team and cooking meals for them on a fire establishes a sense of closeness that's never been present in the series, and hit the jump to find out why it's so great!

  • Friday November 8, 2019
  • Monkey Mayhem Awaits in Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD!

    After a huge absence, Monkey Ball is back!

    AiAi, MeeMee, and the rest of the monkeys are finally back! It’s been 7 years since the last regular Super Monkey Ball game, and Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD is a revamp of a 13 year old Wii title. Is it enough to revive the fun and frantic golf-race-balance action series? We’ve got some thoughts, so grab a banana and hit the jump to find out!

  • Luigi's Mansion 3 Provides A Ton of Charm, Variety, and Gooigi

    Don't worry Luigi, you've got some help to take down all of these ghosts!

    Luigi has returned to vacuuming up ghosts in the latest installment of his franchise. With the help of the Polterpup and his slimy doppleganger, Gooigi, Luigi has plenty of new ghosts to track down. Does Luigi's Mansion 3 have enough charm to carry itself as a game you should seek out or will you be haunted by a lackluster game? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Wednesday November 6, 2019
  • Can One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows Punch its Way to the Top?

    We've got the deets on Bandai Namco’s upcoming fighting game!

    How do you make a fighting game where the main character is so strong, he wins in a single punch? You make him not show up! We got to spend some time with the beta version of One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, and we’ll let you know what we thought about it. Suit up for action, heroes, and read on after the jump!

  • Tuesday November 5, 2019
  • Mario & Sonic at the Olympics: Tokyo 2020 Offers a Few New Twists

    Mario, Sonic and friends are back at it again at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics!

    As the Olympics approach, Mario and Sonic are already deep into the competition! Hit the jump to check out our review on their latest Olympic outing in Tokyo!