Thanks to you
Every time I've written about Adventures of Mana, the new Final Fantasy Adventure remake, just about every one of you have clamored for Square Enix to localize the PlayStation Vita version.
In case you haven't been following ...
Four PS4 codes up for grabs
The localization team at XSEED Games has generously given Destructoid four PlayStation 4 codes for the studio's excellent new fighting game Nitroplus Blasterz to give away you fine people.
For a chance to win ...
I've never been into gardening, but these Bulbasaur planters have convinced me to give it a shot.
The design is just too perfect; after seeing it, I had to snap one up right away. If you're interested in following suit, ...
At least in North America
Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale launches on March 1 in North America.
While XSEED will release the "farming-flavored" role-playing game in both physical and digital form across North America, Marvelou...
The Legend of Legacy is now available across Europe, NIS America has announced.
I wasn't too fond of the role-playing game when it launched in North America last fall, finding it to be a repetitive experience without muc...
Not at first, anyway
Platinum Games has been in business for nearly 10 years, and in that time the studio has changed a great deal. The development team has tripled in size since 2006, and, in more recent history, transitioned from just making or...
For mobile worldwide, PS Vita in Japan
Adventures of Mana, a remake of the Game Boy classic Final Fantasy Adventure -- the first entry in Square Enix's Mana series, is now available worldwide on iOS and Android for $14 / £10.50 / €14.
Of course, there's also a PlayStation Vita version, but for some reason it's exclusive to Japan.
Same as North America
Vanillaware's Odin Sphere remake is coming to Europe this June, NIS America just announced.
The PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita action RPG will be available both at retail and via the PlayStation Store with...
Rose and the Old Caste of Twilight
Curious what Rose and the Old Castle of Twilight looks like in motion? Well, you're in luck. NIS has released the first footage of its upcoming puzzle game, and, yep, it sure does look a lot like its predecessor,&nb...
Toukiden 2 was announced at Tokyo Game Show last fall, but little else has been revealed about Omega Force's upcoming demon-hunting game in the months since then.
That is, until now. Koei Tecmo has opened the open-world...
Major technical difficulties
This month is Pokémon's 20th anniversary, which seems like as good an opportunity as any for the development team to share some memories of their time working on the series over the years.
Game Freak's Junichi Masuda h...
'Portal meets Lemmings'
And the follow-up to Titan Souls is... a puzzle game for iOS. Bet you didn't see that one coming!
Described as "Portal meets Lemmings," Telepaint is about moving buckets of walking paint through increasingly co...
Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae
Doujinsoft studio Zenith Blue's Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae is coming to PlayStation 4 in North America on February 16, Japanese indie game publisher Playism announced today via the PlayStation Blog.
A word of warning, as someone w...
Miitomo and My Nintendo are almost here
Nintendo's first mobile app, Miitomo, and its new rewards program, My Nintendo, are launching next month, the company's Japanese leadership revealed in an investors meeting today.
Miitomo, a Tomodachi Life-esqu...
For Nintendo 3DS
7th Dragon III Code: VFD is coming to the Americas this summer, Sega has announced.
Despite being the fourth entry in the 7th Dragon series, Code: VFD will be the first to release in the West, as the 2009 Nintendo D...
No nostalgia necessary
I recently attended a tribute night at a local brewery, where musicians were invited to serenade patrons with songs from the '70s. Early on that evening, I glanced around the darkened beer hall to discover I was a few decades...
Because of course it is
In a move that should surprise absolutely no one, the next entry in Warner Bros. and TT Games' popular LEGO video game series is based on Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
While the companies presumably would have liked to a...
For North America, Oceania, Europe*
Black Desert Online, the Korean MMO famed for its extravagant character creator, is launching in North America, Oceania, and some European regions on March 3, Daum Games announced today.
Until then, prospective players can do...
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This week, the Podtoid cabal is once again joined by our dear friend Hayden Dingman to chat about The Witness, Street Fighter V, and Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Bombshell.
Time for polish and time to breathe
Earlier this month, Platinum Games announced that its Xbox exclusive Scalebound wouldn't be hitting its "Holiday 2016" release window and would instead release in 2017.
Speaking with IGN, Xbox senior marketing director Aaron ...
Debuting in Japan this summer
Nihon Falcom recently opened up an official website for Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, the next entry in the studio's brilliant action RPG series, and with it comes new information and pretty pictures.
This particular adventure ...
Terra Battle console game, is that you?
Last week, Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi gave a master class presentation at the University of Hawaii's West Oahu campus as part of a series of talks aimed to increase students' understanding of the business of con...
Hopefully this week
Umihara Kawase will "hopefully" return to Steam "this week," Degica told Destructoid today.
In case you're wondering why it's making a comeback, the platformer trilogy was delisted from Valve's storefront in December followin...
For mobile platforms (and Vita in Japan)
Square Enix's Adventures of Mana is launching worldwide for iOS and Android on February 4, the company has announced. And because we can't have nice things, a PlayStation Vita version will be available the same day, but ...
Announcements of announcements
[Update: New screens are in the gallery below.]
In case you're chomping at the bit to find out when you're going to find out when Final Fantasy XV is coming out, well then chomp no further. Square Enix is hosting an event on ...
New fighters debut on February 3
Bayonetta and Fire Emblem Fates protagonist Corrin will join the Super Smash Bros. roster on Wednesday, February 3 in North America and Thursday, February 4 across Europe and Japan, Nintendo announced today at the fighting ga...
Ghost Recon vs. Ghost Games
Publishers Ubisoft and Electronic Arts are primed to go to war over the word "ghost."
The former filed a Notice of Opposition with the United States Patent and Trademark Office this Friday, disputing a pair of trademark appli...
Now coming in late April
Stranger of Sword City's PlayStation Vita release is being pushed back a month.
Initially planned for a late March debut, the portable dungeon crawler is now expected to arrive in North America on April 26. A E...
For PS3 and Vita
A month after its North American release in December, The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is now available across Europe, courtesy of NIS America.
I haven't had a chance to crack open my copy just yet, but it's definit...
Bless her heart
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Podtoid is back with another 56 minutes of witty banter spanning lovely topics like The Big Short, Hollywood racism, unwanted Steam gifts, Darren's grandma, Lost Odyssey, Oxenfree, The Witness, Destiny, Donski's bizarre yearning for a Guitar Hero remaster, and other things too, probably.