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Marvelous AQL flaunts Senran Kagura's European box art

In Japan, Senran Kagura is kind of a big deal. Marvelous AQL's ninja franchise has eclipsed its roots as a Nintendo 3DS game to spawn an anime series, manga, and a handful of new games. The property hasn't quite achieved the ...   more

Marvelous AQL flaunts Senran Kagura's European box art  photo

Sony won't give option to disable DualShock 4 light bar

The DualShock 4 gets a lot of praise, and with good reason. It's sexy. It feels like warm butter melting in your hands. And it's unequivocally better than the DualShock 3, because opinionated people on the Internet said so.&n...   more

Sony won't give option to disable DualShock 4 light bar photo

Chie and Akihiko spar in latest Persona Q trailers

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth seems terribly far away, but, like clockwork, Atlus has returned with yet another set of character introductions for the upcoming Nintendo 3DS dungeon crawler. Keep twisting that knife, Atl...   more

Chie and Akihiko spar in latest Persona Q trailers photo

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day out now in Japan for PS3

The stunning fifth and final episode of Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo's Short Peace anthology made its debut on PlayStation 3 in Japan today. I'm all kinds of jealous right now. A sidescrolling action game, Ranko Tsukigi...   more

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day out now in Japan for PS3 photo

Senran Kagura creator helms rhythm game for PS Vita

Champions of vocaloid rhythm games rejoice. Be merry. Frolic. Go dance in the streets. Okay, stop. Come back. I have important things to tell you. Important things, I say. Marvelous AQL is developing something called IA/...   more

Senran Kagura creator helms rhythm game for PS Vita photo

Review: The Banner Saga

An animal is most dangerous when backed into a corner. Given little choice, and with everything on the line, the imperiled can go to great lengths just to continue drawing breath. Desperation is a terrifyingly powerful thing....   more

Review: The Banner Saga photo

Neo Geo X maker calls SNK Playmore a bully

Tommo is continuing its fight with SNK Playmore over the right to sell the Neo Geo X Gold. The company alleges SNK has asked a number of Tommo's retail and distribution partners to stop selling the retro console and supportin...   more

Neo Geo X maker calls SNK Playmore a bully  photo

Half-Minute Hero creator has new RPG launching next month

Half Minute Hero director Kotaro Yoshida has returned with a new deconstruction of the Japanese role-playing game called 100-Turn Hero. Like Yoshida's previous work, 100-Turn Hero sports exaggerated pixel art and limits ...   more

Half-Minute Hero creator has new RPG launching next month photo

Croixleur Σ hits Comiket this week, Steam in early 2014

Croixleur Σ is launching this week at Comiket 85 in Tokyo, Japan. An updated version of the doujin action game that found its way to western shores earlier this year, the title boasts a variety of improvements, in...   more

Croixleur Σ hits Comiket this week, Steam in early 2014 photo

Nintendo apologizes for network outage over the holidays

Nintendo issued an apology late yesterday evening for the recent series of network outages. The company explains the instability was caused by a "one-time surge in demand" over the holidays. The online services initially buck...   more

Nintendo apologizes for network outage over the holidays photo

Natural Doctrine cinematic trailer looks very pretty

Kadokawa Games is vaunting its new internal studio's artistic prowess in the latest trailer for Natural Doctrine. The video for the upcoming role-playing game shows off some pretty cinematics and concept art whilst intr...   more

Natural Doctrine cinematic trailer looks very pretty photo

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth gets flashy new video

Atlus has released a new trailer for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, the dungeon crawling Nintendo 3DS spin-off featuring the casts of both Persona 3 and Persona 4. The video showcases a little of everything one mig...   more

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth gets flashy new video photo

So this is a 'rubbing, pinching, panty-wearing RPG'

Compile Heart has created a treasure trove of strange and unsavory things in its time, but this just make take the cake. Wait. Actually, no. Never mind. It's definitely up there though. The purveyors of games such as Hyperdim...   more

So this is a 'rubbing, pinching, panty-wearing RPG' photo

Wii U sells 109K, Puzzle & Dragons Z tops charts in Japan

Puzzle & Dragons Z sold more than 800,000 units in the fortnight followings its release in Japan, according to data obtained by tracking authority Media Create. The role-playing hybrid secured the premier spot atop the na...   more

Wii U sells 109K, Puzzle & Dragons Z tops charts in Japan photo

Nintendo pulls Pokémon Bank to relieve burden on eShop

Ostensibly overburdened by an influx of holiday-induced traffic, the Nintendo Network became virtually unusable yesterday, as scores of eager new Wii U and 3DS owners piled onto the company's servers to set up their systems. ...   more

Nintendo pulls Pokémon Bank to relieve burden on eShop photo

The winner of Destructoid's best 2013 platformer

The frustrating thing about these game of the year posts is they all follow the same format. First I'll tell you about what a great year 2013 was for games. Then I'll briefly talk in vague terms about the category in question...   more

The winner of Destructoid's best 2013 platformer photo