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Street Fighter Transformers are heading to Japan next year

We may be bearing witness to one of the most baffling crossovers since Archie meets The Punisher, as a range of Transformers have been announced that are based on popular characters from Capcom's legendary Street Fighter series.Images of th...

 
 
 
 
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Nintendo releasing Google Home app 'Pikachu Talk'

Whilst Nintendo appear to be the masters of consistent trademark applications, one such legal declaration, filed earlier this month, looks like a pretty amusing piece of software.The trademark is for an app intended for use with Google Home...

 
 
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Dynasty Warriors 9 is set for a February release

Koei Tecmo's latest entry in the Dynasty Warriors series will be heading West on February 13, 2018. This is one week after the Japanese release date (February 8), though I'm not really sure why any delay is necessary. Regardless, at least t...

 
 
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Mario Party arcade machine to be localised for the West

A prototype appearing this week at trade show IAAPA 2017, confirms that the Japanese arcade game Mario Party no Fushigi Wonderland is being localised for release in Western locations.The transition to English-speaking territories is the res...

 
 
 
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Capcom launch Monster Hunter: World video series

In the lead-up to the release of hotly anticipated open-world game, Monster Hunter: World, Capcom will be releasing a series of videos taking a look at the game's locations and inhabitants.The first six videos, which run a mere six seconds...

 
 
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Get ready for Yakuza 6 with this refresher trailer

If you're not caught up on the Yakuza series, but want to jump straight into 6 (for some reason), Sega has uploaded a "Previously on Yakuza" trailer to bring you up to speed. While this trailer actually ends up talking more about Kiryu's fi...

 
 
 
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Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation goes live in Japan

DMM's free-to-play online game, Dead or Alive Xtreme: Venus Vacation has launched in Japan. To celebrate going live, Koei Tecmo has released a new trailer and some info on the game's login bonuses.The browser-based game features the DOA gal...

 
 
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Japan's Splatfest results are lacking bitterness

The results are in from Japan's latest Splatfest, which saw weekend warriors fight it out on Splatoon 2 to decide whether fried food (or "Karaage") works best with or without lemon.When all was said and done, Marina's "Team No-Lemon" won bo...

 
 
 
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Dragon Ball FighterZ gets Hori

If you're in the market for a new joystick after the death of MadCatz earlier this year, then Hori has got you covered for the upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ...as long as you're a PlayStation or PC gamer and live in Japan. Featuring artwork ...

 
 
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New Neptunia project will exceed expectations by 1000%

Japanese studio Compile Heart recently promoted Hyperdimension Neptunia producer Norihisa Kochiwa to the lofty position of company President. Kochiwa immediately got to work in proving that he was in no way a man given to hyperbole regardin...

 
 
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Japan's next Splatfest is a question of lemon

Hot on the heels of the weekend's European breakfast conflict, Nintendo have announced the next Splatfest, this time scheduled for Japan. Once more, players will take sides in multiplayer shooter Splatoon 2 to ascertain the answer to a ques...

 
 
 
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Ys VIII's new localization won't be ready until 2018

While Ys VIII is a pretty accomplished game, one of the biggest complaints fans had with the title was its localization. Names for specific locations were simplified to a hilarious degree and the voice acting was generally subpar, unless yo...

 
 
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Sega unveils revamped Sotenbori for Yakuza Kiwami 2

Sega has updated its official site for Yakuza Kiwami 2, with a lovely selection of new screen shots showing off Sotenbori, the second district visited by Kazuma and friends during the events of the sequel's story.The classy, expensive enter...

 
 
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Get ready for Nioh's PC port with this quick trailer

Team Ninja is bringing its take on FromSoftware's Souls series to PC with Nioh: Complete Edition next week. To get everyone hyped for the 4K, 60 FPS gameplay, a brand new trailer has been uploaded with a bunch of accolades and a small look ...

 
 
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Danganronpa producer Yuichiro Saito leaves Spike Chunsoft

Yuichiro Saito, producer of the popular Danganronpa series, has announced his resignation from developing studio Spike Chunsoft.An initial tweet announced his termination with the company as of the end of October, but has since been replace...

 
 




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A Luigi Fanatic

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AdmiralAckbong

Had to work today but it ended up being really Just fucked with people who called the shop all day and listened to good Happy Thanksgiving! Im thankful youre all my weird, fucked up internet family! fuck up dem turkeys

 
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Shoggoth2588

Ok so Im apparently getting a (base) PS4 for x-Mas and I need to know what Ive missed out on over the past 4 J Star is on the top of my list but what else do I need? Hows the import scene?

 
FakePlasticTree

Thank the shirtless fist fight gods that golf is back in Kiwami 2! Kinda nice to get a hole in 1 on your last go as

 
 

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