Samurai Showdown (known as Samurai Spirits in Japan), the latest entry in SNK's long-running series of weapon-based fighting games with a samurai setting and theme, has released a new trailer highlighting another one of their cast of worldly warriors: the French noblewoman and knight errant, Charlotte. Hit the jump to check it out.
Lots of us remember the Super Mario Bros. Super Show... but a recent eBay listing shows what the collection of cartoons almost looked like! Photo prints for unproduced adaptations of Castlevania, Metroid, and more are up on eBay, and they're wild. Check them out after the jump!
Shiki, an amnesiac lady ninja with a provocative fighting style, dances with death in a new character trailer for Samurai Showdown (known as Samurai Spirits in Japan), the latest entry in SNK's long-running series of samurai-themed weapon-based fighting games. Hit the jump to check it out.
The Strong: National Museum of Play, an interactive museum based in Rochester, New York, U.S.A. that is dedicated to the history and exploration of play, has announced its 2019 inductees into the World Video Game Hall of Fame, and the titles being honored include Colossal Cave Adventure, Microsoft Solitaire, Mortal Kombat, and Super Mario Kart. Hit the jump to learn more.
Wish Fallout 4 could be a little more anime? There's a patch for that! A new mod called AnimeRace Nanakochan will turn all your Wasteland heroes into cute anime characters. Check it out in action after the jump!
Some quick news for all you brawlers and juvenile delinquents out there: WayForward and Arc System Works have announced a new game in the beloved Kunio-kun series (most famous in the U.S. for entries such as River City Ransom and Super Dodge Ball), and this time a lady is taking the lead. Hit the jump to learn more.
Could an engineer with no animation experience make an anime? That's what TWIN ENGINE and Pancake want to find out! The studios are joining forces to host an "Anime Hackathon," challenging engineers to create new animation with existing technology. Get the details after the jump!
Are you ready to go 100% digital? Microsoft is offering a disc-free version of its Xbox One S starting next month. Get more info and check out the announcement trailer after the jump!
Natsuki Hanae (Tanjirō Kamado in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba) and Kensho Ono (Subaru Mikazuki in My Roommate is a Cat) may have carved their niche in the world of Japanese voice acting, but when it comes to playing third-person shooter battle royale video games, they've still got a lot of work to do, or at least that's the impression given by a recent cooperative "Let's Play" video of the two getting walloped in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. Hit the jump to check it out.
A few years ago, prototypes of Nintendo's cancelled Akira Game Boy game were found — and now, they're in the hands of one lucky eBay bidder. Check out the story behind the cartridges after the jump!
The first open world One Piece game is nearing its release, and Crunchyroll was able to review it. Is it a masterpiece, or a Grand Line-sized slog? Find out by hitting the jump!
Looking for more games to play? Look no further! Utomik is adding big titles like Hyperdimension Neptunia U, The House in Fata Morgana, and more to its already massive library. Plus, the service is available as part of Crunchyroll's Super Fan Pack. Find out more after the jump!
If you like dungeon-crawling adventures that won't hold your hand and give you plenty of options, pick up Etrian Odyssey Nexus for the 3DS. Read on for more reasons why it's worth your time!
The first generation of Pokémon games have been around for over twenty years, which means that we've come up with some pretty weird generalizations about them. Well, it's time to dispell them. Read on to find out the opinions you may want to rethink: