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It won't be easy to release console games in China with all the censorship rules

China has lifted the ban on foreign console sales, opening up a potentially huge market (if not per capita, then by volume). There's money to be made, but Chinese regulations aren't going to make it entirely easy. Games in As...   more

It won't be easy to release console games in China with all the censorship rules photo

There's another fan-made Resident Evil 2 HD remake

The above video takes environments and models from Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles and re-purposes them for a remake of Resident Evil 2. Which raises an interesting question: Why didn't Capcom just do this? This proje...   more

There's another fan-made Resident Evil 2 HD remake photo

New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators

The upcoming Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution and One Piece Unlimited World Red both feature a bit of fan service. For Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, series creator Masashi Kishimoto drew an original charac...   more

New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo


New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo
New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo
New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo
New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo
New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo
New One Piece, Naruto games have original characters from series creators photo



Namco has made another Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures

Coming to PS3, 360, Wii U, and 3DS this fall, a sequel to "an emotionless venture that's devoid of any soul or effort." I guess Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, which is based on the new Pac-Man television series, did well enough to warrant a sequel.   more

Namco has made another Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures photo

Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4

Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn, previously announced for a summer digital PS3 release, has a date, July 4. It'll be $40. Nothing says Fourth of July like the laser light show that is exploding hundreds of mobile suits as you...   more

Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo


Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn coming to PS3 on July 4 photo



Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer

Will a bunch of people complain about how I just don't like anime if I say that Sword Art Online doesn't seem very good? Though at least it might make a passable game. Hard to mess up multiplayer monster fighters with bad wr...   more

Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo


Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo
Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment being localized this summer photo



Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen

Thousands of years ago, people defeated god. They believed evil could be excised from humanity. Sinners were marked with tattoos and exiled. People also believe vaccinations lead to autism and that How I Met Your Mother is a ...   more

Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo


Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo
Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo
Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo
Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo
Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo
Preview: Dropping fools in holes in Lords of the Fallen photo



Tales of Xillia 2 coming west this August, collector's edition detailed

We knew Tales of Xillia 2 would be coming to the Americas before the first Tales of Xillia came out, but now we have a date, along with a bulky collector's edition. You can get your hands on the PS3 RPG on August 19 in North ...   more

Tales of Xillia 2 coming west this August, collector's edition detailed photo

Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day: A confusing mess of things I like

I finally got to play Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day last week. The lovechild of Suda 51, Tokyo Jungle director Yohei Kataoka, Silent Hill sound director Akira Yamaoka, and a bunch of other Japanese development talent, I've fo...   more

Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day: A confusing mess of things I like photo

Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates

The 2 on 2 Gundam vs. Gundam series is as big in Japan as that full-scale Gundam model in Tokyo. It's also big on the Destructoid Forum, in that one Gundam fan keeps explaining how it's the best fighting game and tries to get...   more

Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo


Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo
Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo
Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo
Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo
Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo
Namco takes Gundam Vs gameplay west with F2P Rise of Incarnates photo



Preview: Grid Autosport's San Francisco needs steeper hills

Hot on the heels of last year's GRID 2, Codemasters is coming back with GRID Autosport, a "celebration of pure, unadulterated motorsport." This is going to be less of an arcade racer than GRID 2 ended up being, but without d...   more

Preview: Grid Autosport's San Francisco needs steeper hills photo

More games need a Photo Mode like inFamous: Second Son

inFamous: Second Son saw an almost benign update with Photo Mode last week (hashtag many filters). With it, you're photografree to turn off the HUD, adjust depth of field, change time of day, and, well, take pictures. Picture...   more

More games need a Photo Mode like inFamous: Second Son photo

The best stuff on Destructoid this week [4/19]

[We post a lot of articles here at Destructoid. The endless, ouroboros news cycle has us burning the snake at both ends, which will ultimately push big news, thoughtful original pieces, and all sorts of other...   more

The best stuff on Destructoid this week [4/19] photo

Fairy Fencer F and Disgaea 4 Vita dated for the west

Earlier today, Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair got a release date for North American Vitas: September 2. I still need to play the first. Anyway, more Japanese games have western release dates. Compile Heart's RPG Fairy Fencer ...   more

Fairy Fencer F and Disgaea 4 Vita dated for the west photo

Skullgirls' first male character coming for free to PS3 next week

Big Band is coming to Skullgirls Encore for free next Tuesday. He's the first male character in the game. Finally, some representation. He's also a mix between Kill la Kill's Nonon Jakuzure and FLCL's cowboy hand. His taunts...   more

Skullgirls' first male character coming for free to PS3 next week photo

Octodad: Dadliest Catch finally coming to PS4 next week

Octodad: Dadliest Catch is coming to PS4 on April 22. Thankfully, it won't cost an arm, an arm, an arm, an arm and a leg. Just $15. And 20% off of that in its first week for PlayStation Plus members. And it's not a straight ...   more

Octodad: Dadliest Catch finally coming to PS4 next week photo