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Disgaea 4 Vita

Disgaea 4 is coming to the PlayStation Vita in Japan


Scheduled for a January release as 'Disgaea 4 Return'
Jul 13
Rejoice Valvatorez fans, as Disgaea 4 is officially headed to the PlayStation Vita this January in Japan as Disgaea 4 Return. Following suit with every core game in the series that's either rocked the DS, PSP, ... read
XCOM

Critical Hit! XCOM: Enemy Unknown finally out for Macs


Running a paramilitary organization has never looked this trendy
Jun 29
Seems like a fair bit of critically acclaimed titles are finally making their long-awaited hop over to the Mac gaming universe. Last week we had Rockstar's take on a modern noir story in Max Payne 3, and this week we have Fir... read
Joe Danger on PC judged

PC Port Report: Joe Danger 1 & 2


*Controller not included
Jun 28
Joe Danger and Joe Danger 2: The Movie are such great games. I played the crap out of both of them on the consoles, and am still really happy that they have arrived on PC as well. Some new features have been added, including ... read
Resident Evil Revelations

PC Port Report: Resident Evil Revelations


A great game made slightly better
Jun 17
[Want to know how a developer handled the PC version of a multiplatform game? Check out the PC Port Report for the full scoop.] The 3DS version of Resident Evil Revelations was not the success it should have been. In my humbl... read
Lords of Shadow PC

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is coming to PC


In the form of an 'Ultimate Edition'
Jun 05
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, the most successful Castlevania game in the franchise (I still can't believe that), is coming to the PC in August. It's being released digitally on August 27th and physically (on August 30th in ... read
Papo & Yo PC

PC Port Report: Papo & Yo


No less tragic, but a lot prettier
Apr 24
[Want to know how a developer handled the PC version of a multiplatform game? Check out the PC Port Report for the full scoop.] When I played Papo & Yo in August, last year, I quickly found myself fascinated by Vande... read
By the time Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D is released, it will have been two and half years from the original's debut on the Wii. So what has changed in that time? Well, not a whole lot, and that's not a bad thing. Donkey Ko... read feature

Castle of Illusion

Castle of Illusion digital box art materializes


Does this hint at a remake in the vein of DuckTales?
Apr 07
Last month, the Brazilian ratings board DJCTQ revealed that the SEGA Genesis platforming classic Castle of Illusion was coming to PS3, Vita, 360, and Wii U. Now, XBLA digital box art has appeared, indicating that a formal ann... read
Muramasa Rebirth

Check out Muramasa Rebirth's improved translation


Compare these screens from both Wii and Vita versions
Apr 06
Muramasa Rebirth, the Vita port of 2009's Muramasa: The Demon Blade for Wii, is more than just a simple up-res. As noted in Steven Hansen's recent preview, publisher Aksys Games has re-translated the game, resulting in a much... read
RE6 PC Port

PC Port Report: Resident Evil 6


Pretend you're playing Left 4 Dead 2!
Apr 06
[Want to know how a developer handled the PC version of a multiplatform game? Check out the PC Port Report for the full scoop.] The Resident Evil franchise boasts one of the worst PC ports of all time with its release of Resi... read
Square Enix expressed disappointment a couple months ago with the performance of Dragon Quest X on Wii, despite the MMO outpacing the sales and subscription retention of Final Fantasy XI, the most profitable FF ever. With the... read feature

Jak and Daxter

Jak and Daxter Collection might come to PS Vita


New ESRB listing suggests a port is in the works
Mar 23
The original Jak and Daxter was a charming little platformer if not a bit derivative. The two sequels were... err... something else, for lack of a better phrase. I enjoyed them nonetheless, and I'm disappointed that Naughty D... read
Deus Ex Wii U

Deus Ex: Human Revolution officially announced for Wii U


Revamped boss fights and GamePad functionality included
Mar 20
As a surprise to no one, Square Enix has officially announced and acknowledged the existence of the rumored Deus Ex: Human Revolution: Director's Cut for the Wii U. The new Wii U-centric features include GamePad hacking, inte... read
Deus Ex Wii U

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut coming to Wii U


Keep the late port train a-rollin'
Mar 19
Leave it to Amazon to once again break a story well ahead of a publisher's official announcement. A new listing on the online retailer reveals Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut for Wii U is set to release on May 7. Rum... read
Dungeons & Dragons

Dungeons & Dragons arcade games coming to PS3 and 360?


God, I hope so
Mar 16
Siliconera has a story up right now which may spoil some of Capcom's plans for this coming PAX East. According to the post, the publisher is set to announce the impending arrival of classic Dungeons & Dragons arcade ... read
Terraria

Terraria console devs 'looking into' Vita port


Vita 'could be a very natural fit'
Mar 12
In an interview on TechnologyTell, David Welch of 505 Games discusses some of the challenges and successes that the studio has encountered while bringing Terraria to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Interestingly, some of the ... read
The Conduit HD

Wii FPS The Conduit is going HD for smartphones


I completely forgot about this game
Mar 01
I won't blame you for only vaguely remembering The Conduit, the Wii-exclusive first-person shooter that developer High Voltage Software claimed would be so technologically proficient that it would demonstrate just how little ... read
Brutal Legend on PC

PC Port Report: Brutal Legend


Be prepared to use a controller for Brutal Legend on PC
Feb 26
[Want to know how a developer handled the PC version of a multiplatform game? Check out the PC Port Report for the full scoop.] It's been about three and a half years since Brütal Legend came out on consoles and it has f... read
Sony and Blizzard

Blizzard announces Diablo III on the PS3 and PS4


A "strategic partnership to take over the world"
Feb 20
Former professional wrestler Chris Metzen of Blizzard entertainment announced today that Sony and Blizzard have entered a "strategic partnership to take over the world."  While there's no mention of Pinky and the Brain's... read
Revelations HD

Fan feedback led to Resident Evil: Revelations HD


Console versions not a result of 'perceived disappointment' with 3DS sales
Feb 18
Love or hate Capcom, many vocal fans of the company seem to have an endless supply of opinions regarding why a decision was or was not made. In the case of Resident Evil: Revelations shedding its 3DS exclusivity with ports to... read

Aliens: Colonial Marines not canceled for Wii U


Publisher confirms the shame is still coming
Feb 15
In the fallout of the Aliens: Colonial Marines controversy, fact and fiction are difficult to separate. SEGA has, at least, put paid to one of the not-so-true suggestions, denying rumors that the Wii U version has b... read
Muramasa Rebirth

New vid of Muramasa Rebirth as pretty as expected


Sweet Vanillaware
Feb 14
A new gameplay video for the Vita port of Muramasa: The Demon Blade has cropped up on the interwebs and ... yep. That's Muramasa. Note the beautiful sprite designs and animation, as well as the torrent of flashing blade... read
Lords of Shadow 2 Wii U

Now we know why Lords of Shadow 2 isn't on the Wii U


Also, 'no plans' for Mirror of Fate HD
Feb 11
Some time ago, Konami revealed that Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 was not coming to the Wii U, much to the ire of fans. But now, we now why that is, and I'm just glad it's not GamePad related. Take it from Konami's Dave Cox ... read
Resident Evil Revelations

Resident Evil: Revelations Wii U has Off-TV play


Wii U Pro Controller support too
Feb 10
Quite a few developers are feeling shy about Wii U development. They can't think of anything wild and zany to do with that wacky Wii U GamePad, and apparently, they don't think their games would be fun enough to entice consum... read
After Burner on iOS

After Burner Climax is jetting onto iOS


GET READY!
Feb 06
After Burner is one of those games that tickles the nostalgia bone and doesn't stop. I remember burning away hours locked in aerial combat with After Burner II on my Famicom, although I never did manage to reach the end. And... read
Razor's Edge on PS3 / 360

Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge outed for PS3 / 360


Well, that was fast
Feb 05
Not even three months since Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge landed, we already have evidence that PS3 and 360 ports of the enhanced Wii U port are on the way. Japanese retailer Rakuten has let slip that Razor's Edge will drop fo... read
Castlevania: MoF HD

An HD version of Castlevania: Mirror of Fate is possible


Evidently it already exists in some form
Feb 04
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate is all set for a 3DS-exclusive release -- but there's a distinct possibility that an HD version may be hitting a console near you in the future (outside of the Wii U most likely).... read
Sonic & All-Stars PC

PC Port Report: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed


We put the PC port to the test
Feb 03
[Want to know how a developer handled the PC version of a multiplatform game? Check out the PC Port Report for the full scoop.] With all of the delays, all signs pointed to an issue with the PC version of Sonic & All-Star... read

Fez will be ported to other platforms, says Polytron


Phil Fish looks back on 2012
Dec 31
Were you starting to get worried that Fez wouldn't appear on platforms other than Xbox Live Arcade? Despite knowing that Polytron is a small operation, I was. In a reflective post by Phil Fish which teases what might be next ... read

Lone Survivor coming to PS3 and Vita


Pants-filling horror adventure to expand to new platforms
Nov 12
Jasper Byrne has announced today that a port of his side-scrolling horror adventure, Lone Survivor, is currently in development for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. The new release is being developed by London-based Curve ... read

BioShock Infinite coming to Wii U after PS3/360 (Update)


Sep 08
[Update: Apparently BioShock Infinite was never announced or even planned for the Wii U to begin with, according to Ken Levine. Furthermore, we hadn't realized that the source article was from early August and was debunked sh... read

The World Ends With You is being ported to iOS


Aug 24
So, that countdown Square Enix had everybody pumped for? The one that could have been for a sequel or something similar? Turns out Square Enix was actually getting us pumped for an iOS port. Prepare to rage! Or maybe not. The... read






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