XSEED is pure evil. This much is certain. My favorite little publisher is up to no good again. Hot on the heels of teasing a Western release for Senran Kagura Burst, the Marvelous AQL subsidiary is back up to its old tri... more
The latest installment of the Pro Evolution Soccer series, PES 2014, will share the same engine as Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. The Fox Engine gets around! Konami is going all in with hyping this one, stating that PE... more
Gallery site extraordinaire All Games Beta posted some eye-catching images from Toukiden, a game I thought I hadn't heard of before that was, in fact, announced by Tecmo Koei last year during the Tokyo Game Show. Developed by... more
It looks like XSEED has decided to kick off the new year with a bang. Their localization specialists are preparing to unleash Unchained Blades upon the Nintendo 3DS in just a few weeks time. Players will be able to... more
Aksys Games has announced that Hakuoki: Warriors of the Shinsengumi is coming to the PSP in North America. In this 19th century Kyoto-era hack-and-slash you'll be able to play two major storylines. One as the main charac... more
If you know your Growlanser and its artist, Satoshi Urushihara, you know about the boob shine. In fact, all skin is glossy in this series of RPGs, as are the eyes, clothing and accessories. The shiny fourth game in the series... more
Today is May 31... HEY! Wasn't Retro City Rampage supposed to come out this month? Briiiiiiaaaaaan! You've got some 'splainin' to doooooooooooo!
In all seriousness, the game is finished and running through a final bug check.... more
When I woke up today, I had no idea I would not only see one, but two Zone of the Enders-related news today. Of course, the hottest news was that Kojima Productions has officially started working on the third entry in the ser... more
Batman's back (in LEGO form) and he brought his friends along for sequel in LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes. Not just Robin, though. Superman, The Flash, Wonder Woman and Aquaman are among the blocky heroes, and The Joker and ... more
Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time has been announced as a multiplatform release, coming not only to the PS3, but the PlayStation Vita as well. The game will utilize cross-platform saving, allowing players to keep their data in the ... more
Remember us showing you a trailer for Orgarhythm? We called it a blend of music and RTS that looked like a cross between Pikmin and Space Channel 5, and that sounded great, but then I watched that stupid trailer.
But no... more
Good news, everyone! The Last Story won't be the only praiseworthy role-player XSEED smuggles in from Japan this year. The publisher has announced that it will be localizing Ragnarok Odyssey, one of Japan's most successful Pl... more
With a relatively thin PlayStation 3 launch line-up, Resistance: Fall of Man was a saving grace for early adopters. Almost six years later, the Resistance franchise has gone on to be a critical mainstay for Sony's systems. Wi... more
We've all had a hearty laugh at Street Fighter X Tekken's take on the Blue Bomber -- part homage and part caricature. For better or worse, people will be talking about fat, middle-aged Mega Man for years to come. Still, how e... more
It's been a month since I last spoke of the game formerly known as Good People Die. That is outrageous. Thankfully, Aksys has uploaded the box art to Amazon, so I have an excuse to talk about it once again.
What you should ta... more
Retro City Rampage creator Brian Provinciano promised a development update for February 20, so here it is. Is he not a man of his word?
The most important bit of news is that, in addition to WiiWare and Xbox Live Arcade, Ret... more
This is the third year in a row that 2K Sports is holding its Perfect Game Challenge for its MLB 2K series. They're changing the format this time, but previously, the first person to throw a verified perfect game would win $1... more
I assume I'm not alone in lacking the ability to tell the difference between Dynasty Warriors games (or at least, between the ones of a particular console generation). I've played, or watched friends play, DW6 and DW7, but fr... more
This year marks the Street Fighter franchise's 25th anniversary. Capcom has several plans for this grand celebration, not the least which is the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken. Another plan is a team-up with toy maker Multi... more
In case you were wondering, that silver line in the right half of the header image above is Ryu Hayabusa's katana. It's a long samurai sword, and I couldn't fit all of it into the picture. That sleek blade is the last thing t... more
Hideo Kojima is showing off something we can't have again. Between tweets about how he's eating pasta (seriously, the dude always eats pasta!) we found this picture of a PS Vita running what looks to be the Metal Gear Solid H... more
Previously hinted at company mascots Pac-Man and Mega Man have been confirmed as PS3/PSV exclusive characters for Street Fighter X Tekken, joining Cole from inFamous, and Sony Japan mascots Toro and Kuro. Unless the 360 vers... more
SNK Playmore has brought two more Arcade Classics from their vault to the PlayStation Store for play on PSP or PS3.
Bermuda Triangle is a vintage SNK shmup from 1987 where you'll pilot a ZIG aircraft as you journey through ti... more
A little over a month ago NIS released a good thirty-something screenshots for Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention and now they're back with fifty more screenshots to get you excited. Everything you'd expect to be there is there.... more
While we were out Atlus officially announced Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time for PSP. This is a remake of the Japan-only RPG Growlanser IV: Over Reloaded, now coming to us for the first time with new characters and eve... more
I only got a small, early taste of Shinobido 2: Revenge of Zen earlier this around E3 year, so it was hard to see where Acquire was going with this Japanese stealth/action title. This new trailer gives us a much better look,... more
With Final Fantasy Type-0 soon to be released to the masses of Japan on October 27, a new influx of screenshots and details on characters have arisen. Along with new details for the characters and a look at the cinematics, we... more
Oh, Sega! You cheeky, cheeky monkey! Thought you could pull a fast one on us, did ya?
Tucked away on Sega of America's Flickr photostream is a trio of Super Monkey Ball screen grabs, all tagged with "PS Vita." As far as I'm a... more
Upcoming PSP game Persona 2: Innocent Sin will come with a soundtrack CD packed with new tunes from series composer Shoji Meguro, but if you want a copy Atlus says that you'll want to put in a pre-order for the game.
Konami released a ton of screenshots that let you compare the old and HD remakes of the Metal Gear Solid games that comprise the Metal Gear Solid HD Collection.
Check the gallery to see how the PSP version of Metal Gear Solid... more
This morning we learned of a newly launched website for Persona 2: Innocent Sin, a PSP port of the PlayStation RPG that just recently came to Japan. It is now confirmed for North America this Fall. Now we have more informatio... more
Square Enix has kept pumping content into Final Fantasy IV these past 20 years. There's been updates to visuals and music, multiple rereleases, new story segments and spinoffs, and about 2.5 million horny fanfics starring ... more
Quirky Japanese dev Acquire, responsible for the likes of Way of the Samurai and the decent portions of Tenchu, has just revealed its newest PlayStation Portable game: Akiba's Trip. It had been teasing the game earlier with m... more
Remember that steamy shower scene in Parasite Eve II? Pretty hot, right?* Well, you can expect another dose of that action to be present in The 3rd Birthday on PSP.
When director Hajime Tabata revealed that Aya woul... more
Anyone who's played a Monster Hunter game for a while would know that one of the series' great joys is to go on cooperative hunts with other players. There's an awkward charm to seeing yourself and several other strangers tum... more
Last week, Famitsu broke news of a sequel to the fantastic Half-Minute Hero. And here we are, a week later, seeing screenshots of just such a thing. Marvelous!
While I'm not entirely sure what's going on in all of the im... more
Some new screenshots from the upcoming portable version of the Yakuza series have cropped up. Holy crap, are they gorgeous. There are standoffs, brawls and sketchy art stills in there. And there's a hostess too, which ma... more
Thor, like it or not, is going to be the hot new jam of 2011, with thanks in part to the upcoming Thor film. Case in point is the game you see above, the PSP Minis title Young Thor. In no way related to the Thor of Marvel Co... more
I put together a little preview of upcoming PSP role-playing game Hexyz Force the other day. Perhaps you were thinking that you'd like to see a bit more of the game. If so, I have some new screenshots and art for you to look ... more
Good morning! What's the best thing to wake up to on a day like today? If you said "bacon and coffee," you are WRONG. The answer is actually these screenshots for Darius Burst on PSP. Alright, so I can think of better things,... more
In case you haven't heard the good news, Pop'n Music Portable is on its way to the PSP, complete with 9-button mode and the classic art style fans have come to love. Now according to these screenshots spotted on Andriasang, t... more
Sega unloaded a bunch of screenshots and character renders from Valkyria Chronicles 2 at TGS today. I am here to serve as a conduit for those images, a source by which you may view and enjoy them. That is the purpose I serve ... more
I've been revved up (see what I did there?) for Gran Turismo PSP ever since I got some hands-on time at E3 earlier this year. I guess that the time from when the game was first announced to the time I first got to play it ser... more
We spied the news about the latest game in the Loco Roco series, Loco Roco Midnight Carnival, in the latest issue of Famitsu recently, and while we didn't have too much to go on right off the bat, at least we could rely on th... more
Time for a more substantial look at Fat Princess PSP. We knew the brilliant PSN title was making its way to portable consoles, but very little had been revealed. We still don't know too much, like how the online will work and... more
Vogster is really pushing out the marketing boat for its PSP brawler, Unbound Saga. Launching simultaneously with a DC publication of the same name, Unbound Saga tells the story of Rick Ajax, a comic book character who knows ... more
PSP comic-book brawler Unbound Saga is looking really promising, even if the premise of a self-aware comic book hero still reminds me a little bit too much of Comix Zone. We have some new screenshots of the handheld beat 'em ... more
Here's a game I've not been paying much attention to. How wonderful then, that this nice little trailer and fresh new screens was handed to us by Vogster entertainment. Unbound Saga sounds like yet another dreary RPG, but it'... more
I don't own a PSP -- an oversight that I have planned to resolve this year -- and this game is giving me more of an impetus to get one. Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is easily my favorite entry in the series and it's exciti... more
Yes, yes, this is yet another batch of screenshots of The Bigs 2, but this time, we’ve actually got some news to go along with it! 2K Sports has re-launched the game’s official Web site. Don’t worry, though ... more