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FFXV covers

Final Fantasy XV has a cleaner, simpler reversible cover

Fancy-pants collector's editions aside, this is what the box art for Final Fantasy XV looks like in North America and Europe. It's a slight variation on what was shown back around E3, and for those of you who prefer the classic logo look, ...   read

 
 
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Energy Hook review
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Review: Energy Hook

"No combat. No story. Nothing else like it." The trailer for Energy Hook, a high-flying new extreme sports game from the guy behind the beloved web-swinging mechanic in Spider-Man 2, does not lie. I've always been fond of games that priorit...   read

 
 
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Necropolis review
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Review: Necropolis

The "friends" argument in the critical side of gaming is an amusing one to partake in. "Aren't all games inherently better with friends?" people say. Well, no. There are of course varying degrees of success in which a game implements multip...   read

 
 
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Monster Hunter Gen Review
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Review: Monster Hunter Generations

It occurred to me while writing this review that Monster Hunter is my Dark Souls. Yes yes, Monster Hunter predates the Souls games by quite some time, but that doesn't change the accuracy of the statement itself. People obses...   read

 
 
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IGA proves he is the master and quickly beats his own Bloodstained demo

DualShockers managed to grab footage of IGA playing the Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night demo at Bitsummit, and he does a pretty damn good job beating it in under five minutes! He imposed a "no potions, no backdash, and no k...   read

 
 
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Demon's Souls

Another studio could remaster Demon's Souls, says From Software

From Software's shift away from the Souls series to something else post-Dark Souls III is probably for the best, but damn do I still really want a remaster of Demon's Souls to happen. You too? Beyond better visuals and performance and not n...   read

 
 
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Starbound

Starbound exits Steam Early Access on July 22

I played too much Starbound too early, and as we inch closer to the next major update -- the one that'll push it out of Steam Early Access at long last -- that sentiment keeps coming up. A bunch of us want to give the extraterrestrial sandb...   read

 
 
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Dontnod's Vampyr has more in common with Life is Strange than you might think

At a cursory glance, Vampyr, developer Dontnod Entertainment's third game, could not be any more different from Life is Strange. One's an action role-playing game set in early 1900s London; the other is an exploration- and narrative-based d...   read

 
 
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Berserk

Have a ton of new Berserk Warriors screens

Over on the official website for Berserk Warriors, a ton of new screenshots and mechanical details have emerged. As promised the story will not only deal with the Golden Age arc (presumably capping off with the Eclipse, already confirmed in...   read

 
 
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Spider-Man

We aren't getting a Spider-Man release date anytime soon

Here's another entry in the No News Is Sometimes News (Kind Of) file: Insomniac Games says that it's a long ways away from letting us know when Spider-Man is going to come out. Say it ain't so, Spidey. In a tweet to a fan earlier today...   read

 
 
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Prey for the Gods is now going through Kickstarter

Whatever happened to Prey for the Gods? Why, it's right here on Kickstarter. Ice to see you. Conceptually, this frigid boss-climbing action-survival game hits the right notes for me. I'll be anxious to see if the project can secure enough ...   read

 
 
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Dark Souls III

Dark Souls III director on poise stat: 'This isn't something we are proud of'

The saga of the poise stat in Dark Souls III was pretty amazing. First, fans had no idea what it did, and much to their chagrin, From Software maintained a cheeky "it's a secret!" stance on it. Eventually though someone did seemingly f...   read

 
 
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Furi review
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Review: Furi

I was immediately on board with Furi. I'll never tire of well-designed boss fights, and it sounded refreshing to have an entire game centered around intense, prolonged one-on-one battles without hired goons or skill upgrades bogging you dow...   read

 
 
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Berserk

Judeau and Casca confirmed for Berserk Warriors

Famitsu just confirmed two new playable characters for Berserk Warriors, and as expected, they will be Band of the Hawk members. Both Judeau and Casca will be part of the cast, in addition to the already confirmed Griffith and Guts. Al...   read

 
 
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Indivisible
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Lab Zero's Indivisible is still looking good

After hitting their funding goal in 57 days, Lab Zero's Indivisible became a reality late last year. And it seems like they've made a lot of progress since then, as this new footage shown at Anime Expo 2016 showcases a ton of different envi...   read

 
 
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KOEI TECMO
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New Dynasty Warriors announced for smartphones

Koei Tecmo has teamed up with Nexon Korea and Taiwanese studio XPEC Entertainment to create a new Dynasty Warriors experience for smartphones and tablet devices. The title, tentatively dubbed "Project Dynasty Warriors," is based o...   read

 
 
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SNK

Metal Slug Anthology coming to PS4

The Metal Slug Anthology will be the next title to join the growing library of PlayStation 2 Classics available on PlayStation 4, according to the latest episode of the PlayStation Blogcast. The collection will be available digitally i...   read

 
 
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Diablo

Blizzard job listing points to a new Diablo project heading into production

Blizzard's looking for someone who has the chops to "lead the Diablo series into the future." Whether that means a new main entry into the franchise or something more persistent, that's anyone's guess. But Blizzard has its ear to the ground...   read

 
 
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Dragon's Crown

Dragon's Crown removed from EU PSN, but will be republished under Atlus

Dragon's Crown, a fantastic and not juvenile at all video game, was removed from the European PSN this week. Panic! Wait, don't panic. Evidently it involved a deal that was always in place between Atlus and NIS (who published it in Europe),...   read

 
 
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LEGO Star Wars
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Review: LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Controversial opinion incoming -- I didn't think The Force Awakens was the best Star Wars. I know, I know. Maybe it isn't as controversial to say as it was back in December, but anyone who sees it is seemingly contractually obligated t...   read

 
 
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Uncharted 4

Don't expect Uncharted 4's story add-on anytime soon

Straight from the No News Is Sometimes News (Kind Of) file, Naughty Dog has dismissed the notion that the most important follow-up to Uncharted 4 will release in the near future. The game's single-player story DLC is still a ways off, ...   read

 
 
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Ninja Gaiden

Ninja Gaiden composer announces he's working on a new project 'related' to Gaiden

[Update: In a follow-up remark, Yamagishi said "I apologize for any confusion caused by this tweet. This new project does not relate to a new video game!"] I think Ninja Gaiden II (the new one) gets more guff than it needs to. Sure, it...   read

 
 
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Batman: Return to Arkham

Batman remaster needs 'additional time to deliver polished game experience'

Batman: Return to Arkham has been indefinitely delayed. In a brief statement on the official forums (via Gematsu), Warner Bros. announced the remaster boxset containing Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City would not be ready for th...   read

 
 
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Ellipsis review
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Review: Ellipsis

Ellipsis is simple enough in concept. Touch the screen, drag to capture the little stars, avoid the bad stuff, make it to the exit. It's the kind of thing seasoned players might not look twice at, since it's so clear what it is from the get...   read

 
 
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Nioh interview

Bent, not broken: Nioh's flexible rigidity

It's been a long and winding road for Nioh. Koei unveiled the project a decade and a half ago -- four years prior to the company's 2008 merger with Tecmo, whose own Team Ninja (Dead or Alive, Ninja Gaiden) is now handling development of the...   read

 
 
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