Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, E3 News

PC   |   SWITCH   |   PS4   |   XBOX   |   SCORPIO   |   3DS   |   VITA   |   VR   |   JP   |   FILM   |   TOYS   |   MOB


 
Contest: Win a Nintendo Switch from Destructoid
 

J-Games    Anime    Videos    Features   

 

FRONT PAGE


 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Gundam Versus details post-launch support, Barbatos Lupus confirmed as DLC

Bandai Namco has released a number of details for Gundam Versus, including its post-launch plans as well as the upcoming trial version.   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Review: Samurai Warriors: Spirit of Sanada

I once regarded the Dynasty Warriors series and its many spinoffs as using the same old tired formula "where you press a button repeatedly to win." But after rediscovering my love for the beat-'em-up genre in the last decade, I also started...   read

 
 

TOP COMMENT THREADS:

more - today's top 25



 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Amazon Germany lists Chaos;Child for PS4, PS Vita

Listings for Chaos;Child have appeared on Amazon Germany for PS4 and PS Vita.   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Some Steins;Gate games have been added to Xbox One backward compatibility

Microsoft had made a big push to get into the Japanese market with the launch of the Xbox 360, but that ended up backfiring and led to Microsoft embracing more Western properties. That is a real shame, too, since we got the classic Lost Ody...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2's Switch port coming West this Fall, Super Pack 4 in June

Although I would prefer another entry in the Budokai series, as that first trilogy played like a goofier Tekken, I'm glad as many people as possible are going to have access to one of the most fun Dragon Ball games in quite some time, Drago...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Review: Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception

"Utawarerumono" is a bit of a mouthful, even for folks who can speak Japanese, and probably even more so for those who can't. In fact, mispronouncing the title as "Underwater Ray Romano" was a big meme of the mid-2000s for a certain segment...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Early footage of Red Ash: Gearworld surfaces

Well here's a surprise. It would appear that work-in-progress footage from the upcoming Red Ash: Gearworld OVA, based on the yet to be released Red Ash: The Indelible Legend, has surfaced.   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2's Switch port releases Fall 2017 in Japan, includes motion controls

Some new details have surfaced about the port of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 to the Switch. Along with the requisite motion controls (you can "perform" a kamehameha) comes ad-hoc co-op play for up to six players, single joy-con  1v1 multip...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Gundam Versus reveals 12 more Mobile Suits

Despite having just announced 11 Mobile Suits in this week's issue of Famitsu, Namco has no intention of slowing down the reveals for Gundam Versus this week.   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Gundam Versus reveals 11 Mobile Suits, new online mode

It's been a busy week for Gundam Versus. After the debut of its first TV spot, this week's issue of Famitsu has revealed new information about the upcoming game.   read

 
 


 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Bandai Namco announces Evangelion VR experience

Hot off the heels of the Gundam VR experience, Bandai Namco has announced an Evangelion VR attraction, titled Evangelion VR: The Soul's Seat. Debuting this summer at the VR Zone location in Tokyo, this looks to be a treat for Evangelion fan...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D
  Preview

First Japanese TV spot for Gundam Versus debuts, pre-order DLC appears

For Europe and North America, Gundam Versus will be coming out this fall. However, for Japan and Asia, the game launches much sooner, on July 6. Namco is slowly rolling out the marketing campaign, starting with a new TV spot for the game. ...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

KonoSuba visual novel game will make its explosive debut in Japan this September

It's been a good while since the second season of the anime KonoSuba ended, and we have yet to hear anything about a third installment getting green-lit. For now, the next best thing is that the show's visual novel game, KonoSuba: God's Ble...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Japan: Watch birds shit on a man, Hadouken a pigeon

Last week, Kotaku East ran a hyper-sensory commercial that I haven't been able to get out of my head. It's for a bird removal company. There's a very brief Street Fighter sequence, and then it only gets more intense from there. After enduri...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Binge Log: The anime worth watching from Winter 2017

Did you know that there are more anime series being made now than ever before? The year isn't even over yet, and dozens of new shows have already debuted. Take 1998, the year of the legendary Cowboy Bebop. That year produced about 60 or 70 ...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D
  Preview

The Mario Brothers are slinging energy drinks under the table

The review scores of Mario Sports Superstars drove the Mushroom Kingdom to drinking, and the drink of choice is a new brew of DEKAVITA C, which roughly translates to "Big Vitamin C".  It's Suntory Corporation's watery, less acrid versi...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Yomawari: Midnight Shadows coming west, on PC as well

Shin Yomawari is westward-bound with a new name, Yomawari: Midnight Shadows. On top of PlayStation 4 and PS Vita releases, it will also hit PC this fall in North America and Europe. I wonder if the name "Midnight Shadows" is related to...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Newly announced Shin Yomawari is twice as big as predecessor

The hit survival horror game from Nippon Ichi Software, Yomawari: Night Alone, is getting a sequel. Teased yesterday in a 360 YouTube video, NIS announced that Shin Yomawari will release for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita on August 24,...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D
  Preview

That ridiculous Drive Girls game is headed to Europe

Who would have thought this silly game about anime girls who transform into sports cars and beat up robot bugs would come west? It is, to Europe at least. On May 26 Europeans and importers can pick up Drive Girls on May 26, 2017 either dig...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Strong Style: Kicking butt in Kobe

Hello everyone and welcome to this week's edition of Strong Style, a regular look at New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS TV. Settling into the new digs, we kick off being in a new home with some big time action tonight! Tonight's action takes us...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D
  Preview

Bojack and Goku Black Rose coming to Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 April 25th

When I started playing Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 last October, I had no idea I'd still be playing six months later. It's not the greatest game, but it's got the kind of content that's pretty great to mash through for a short bursts at a time....   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

The latest Super Sentai show starts off strong, but its setting might hold it back

When you have a title that revolves around space, you're likely in for a wonderful ride. Mario’s journey through the stars in the Super Mario Galaxy games was a blast, and Guardians of the Galaxy made us laugh with its main gang who w...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D
  Preview

Embrace the anime in this Anime Matsuri 2017 Video

Last weekend in Houston, Texas, the annual Anime Matsuri convention took place. The convention was held at the George R. Brown center where attendance was a little over 36,000, up from 30,000 last year. I was there to take a look at the fes...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Strong Style: Japanese Wrestling in a nutshell

Hello and welcome to Strong Style! I'm Soul Tsukino, and this is Japanator's regular column covering the world of Japanese Professional Wrestling, or "Puroresu". In light of recent changes to the network, a lot of you might be reading Stron...   read

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo
8===D

Remake history this summer with the next Fate game

Have you ever wished your free-to-play mobile diversions committed more historical heresies in pursuit of the almighty cute? Well, too bad, because now Fate/Grand Order is coming to English-language phones and pads near you. In an...   read

 
 


Latest Reviews   filter by...

Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders"Welcome back, Chack'n"

 

Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2"Rev it up for the third time, Johnny"

 

Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception"Underwater Ray Romano Rides Again"

 
More ReviewsGame Trailers
 
 

Top Reviews   filter by...

Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders"Welcome back, Chack'n"

 
More ReviewsGame Trailers
 
 

Upcoming games

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 

Community expand | +quickpost

Shinta

Just got an email saying this is a thing, and theyre playing 5 min from my apartment in The drummer of Slayer, and the lead singer of Faith No More!?

 
AdmiralAckbong

Life is a series of ups and downs and I just got some major lows to work Send me good vibes please

 
Mike Sounders

Welp, theres the winner of the boxart

 
Ein on Shrooms

Hes yo kids!

 
DeadMoon

Someone out there is intentionally fapping QPs in multiples of fives, and I have been fighting you every step of the way for about 6 months

 
Dr Mel

You should play Dead Why arent you playing Dead Cells?

 
Kerrik52

Attention! Last call to preorder Vanquish and get the discount and small amount of goodies before it releases tomorrow on PC!

 
OrochiLeona

The heat is making me embarrassingly Less fun, its also causing my Graphics Card to overheat and It happens this time every year, I need to point a fan at my

 
Gamemaniac3434

I gots a new blog about Brutal legend up and about for those metal enough to taste of its liquid metal

 
NeoTurbo

Dammit, my cold made me sleep in and miss my appointment with my But on the other hand I feel really comfy and Colds are

 

Blogs | expand

 

WTF IS DESTRUCTOID? Download our media kit

Stats

Read the Community Blogs. Tip: Enable Social Home.