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11:00 AM on 07.09.2014

Sharknado's: The Video Game's press release is a natural disaster

Sometimes, when I check my email, I find wonderful things like messages from friends and family, beta invites, or announcements that something I ordered has shipped. Sometimes, I find a pile of press releases. Sometimes they'...

Max Scoville


Updated! Panel details revealed:

Hironobu Sakaguchi Reflection: Past, Present, Future of RPGs

The father of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, has announced his PAX Prime 2014 panel where he will discuss his history developing role-playing games, along with revealing more about his new RPG, Terra Battle. Find out more info at PAX Prime website.




4:40 PM on 06.03.2012

E3: 2012 badges tout Persona, 3DS, and Wii U

Our own Chad Concelmo is now in possession of his E3 2012 press pass, and he was nice enough to send along a pic for us to all take a gander at it. It's always interesting to see what companies are willing to get their produc...

Jonathan Holmes

8:30 PM on 02.28.2012

Good People Die renamed, confirmed for Vita in NA as well

Last week, Aksys made dreams come true by announcing that the 999 sequel Good People Die will be arriving in North America later this year. Today, Aksys follows up with an official press release that dishes a whole mess of ne...

Tony Ponce

2:30 PM on 08.10.2011

First run copies of Solatorobo come with soundtrack CD

XSEED has confirmed that customers who pick up first run copies of their upcoming Nintendo DS RPG Solatobo: Red the Hunter will be getting a 24-track soundtrack disc along with their purchase.  They also note that this i...

Jayson Napolitano

1:00 AM on 04.07.2011

Presenting Aksys Games' Press Release Theater

Aksys Games is celebrating a win in the recent Nintendo Power Awards in the category of "Best Story" for Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors. Generally, when something like this happens, we get sent a press release from the company boasting about their accolades. And often these press releases are ignored in favor of things which are, well, actual news. This was a much, much smarter idea.

Conrad Zimmerman

4:20 PM on 11.11.2010

Hands-on with Dead Space 2's Puker

Last time we checked out Dead Space 2's multiplayer, we were impressed with the Left 4 Dead-influenced survival modes. While the Humans versus Necromorphs gameplay doesn't leave for variety of modes, the core gameplay looks l...

Ben Perlee

8:30 PM on 06.14.2010

E3 10: Lose big (weight) with The Biggest Loser on Kinect

Hey! You know Kinect for the Xbox 360? That body-waggle thing? It'll launch with something on the order of a bajillion exercise games, and THQ's The Biggest Loser Ultimate Workout is one of them. According to the marketing co...

Josh Tolentino

1:00 PM on 03.23.2010

Nintendo DSi XL arrives with smallest press release ever

Nintendo sent along a retail Nintendo DSi XL, and it arrived today... with the smallest press release and fact sheet ever. To give you an idea, I've taken a picture of it next to my four-month-old's foot. She's got tiny feet ...

Nick Chester

2:20 PM on 01.29.2010

Mass Effect 2 sells 2 million copies in first week

Sounds like EA has a lot to be happy about, according to this press release they've sent out today. Two million copies of Mass Effect 2 have been sold in the first week of release, which is nothing to shake a stick at. I...

Conrad Zimmerman

11:20 AM on 01.15.2010

Building towns and beat-downs in White Knight Chronicles

I don't know if you guys have heard about this game. It's called White Knight Chronicles. Ring a bell? It does?! No way! I'm just, you know, surprised that you would even remember this thing. When was it announced? Like 2005?...

Ben Perlee

11:20 AM on 05.07.2009

Ubisoft announces E3 details, hosted by Talk Soup star

God knows I've sat through many an award show hosted by a celeb delivering poorly scripted jokes to have developed some sort of resistance to that sort of thing, but I have to say I never expected to suddenly find this to be ...

Colette Bennett





3:20 PM on 03.30.2009

XSEED announces Drill Sergeant Mindstrong for WiiWare

This is a weird one, but it's coming from XSEED so I guess I shouldn't be surprised. Drill Sergeant Mindstrong is a title coming to WiiWare next month. With a militaristic theme, players have to answer questions correctly to ...

Conrad Zimmerman

10:40 AM on 01.21.2009

YUKE'S announces new downloadable games division called Akinai Games

YUKE’S Company of America has a new division that's going all download now. Called Akinai Games, they will be creating games for WiiWare, Xbox Live, and Sony's PlayStation Network. They're also considering PC and mobile...

Dale North

6:00 PM on 12.05.2008

Atlus lays a subtle smackdown on ESRB leaks

I've said it before, but I'll say it again: God bless the gang at Atlus. While some companies would get all up in arms about the ESRB leaking unreleased information on their website, effectively taking the thunder away from m...

Conrad Zimmerman

2:27 PM on 11.18.2008

You already knew this, but The King of Fighters XII is coming to NA and EU '09

Okay, maybe you didn't know. Now you do. Ignition Entertainment sends us a press release today to say that The King of Fighters XII is coming to North America and Europe some time in 2009. The 3-on-3 fighter has been made ex...

Dale North

11:54 AM on 07.14.2008

Sega announces official E3 2008 lineup

E3 08 is so close, yet so far away. I don't know about the rest of you, but I am having an incredibly tough time sitting still from all the excitement and anticipation, and I'm not even at E3.To help pass the time, why not ch...

Jordan Devore