Bandai Namco has more Sword Art Online games on the way, and the latest to be announced is mobile entry Sword Art Online: Integral Factor. Billed as a free-to-play online RPG with item-based microtransactions, Integral Factor is in the works for iOS and Android in Japan.   The story... Read more
The .hack//G.U. Last Recode collection is coming to PlayStation 4 and PC this November, so Bandai Namco is here with a comparison video. See how the newly-remastered PS4 versions stack up against the PS2 originals in the side-by-side study below.     ——- Read more
NIS America’s latest preview of Demon Gaze II offers a peek at some of the characters you’ll encounter in the RPG’s main headquarters, Stella’s Palace. Meet the manager and leader of the Revolutionist Party, Muse, followed by her younger sister Prim, Revolutionist broadcast writer Prometh, supporter and shopkeep Cassel,... Read more
Koei Tecmo officially announced plans to bring the latest Atelier game over to the west. Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings marks the 20th anniversary of Gust’s franchise when it heads to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC in North America and Europe in early... Read more
Atlus swooped back in with another class trailer for Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth, this time popping the spotlight on the giant-scythe-wielding Harbingers. In addition to cutting down enemies, they can summon powerful miasma armor and unleash passive support or status ailment abilities, so see how they work... Read more
Originally released in Japan in 1999, with the west following in 2000, Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver are definitely deep in the nostalgia zone for many. If you fall into that category, or if you just feel like digging into an old school Pokémon RPG, they’re coming to the... Read more
  Hideo Kojima may no longer be involved, but Cygames and Konami have teamed up to resurrect another game he worked on: Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner. The sequel was originally released on PlayStation 2 in 2003—with an HD collection of both games following on PS3 in... Read more
  Last month, the team behind the Yakuza (Ryu ga Gotoku) series announced plans for a game based on Fist of the North Star, appropriately titled Hokuto ga Gotoku. Sega took this week’s PlayStation press conference as an opportunity to announce an official Japanese launch date, lining the a-tatatatataTA... Read more
PlayStation 4 owners in Japan and the west can now dig into one of, if not the, best entries in the Final Fantasy series. Final Fantasy IX is now available for PS4 digitally through the PlayStation Store, and you can get nostalgic with the launch trailer below.     ... Read more
  Inti Creates’ newly announced Gal*Gun 2 is playable at this week’s Tokyo Game Show, and the sequel has global ambitions beyond Japan. A worldwide release is planned for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in Q1 2018, with publisher PQube taking the reins in North America and Europe.   ... Read more