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Kingdom Hearts 3D translates well from portable to console

This week I put a preview build of Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue to the test, and so far, I'm happy with how well at least one of the three games that comprises this compilation has translated -- Kingdom Hearts 3D, or,...   read

 
 
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Square Enix's second Final Fantasy XIV Fanfest was full of passionate players

Final Fantasy XIV has been steadily growing since it's relaunch as "A Realm Reborn" in August of 2013. Before that it was a shell of a game, barely worthy of its core entry moniker. I even remember previewing the original XIV ...   read

 
 

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Square Enix announces Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, ending PS3 support

Today, live at the Final Fantasy XIV Fanfest event in Las Vegas, series producer Naoki Yoshida (Yoshi-P) took to the main stage in the opening keynote to announce Stormblood, the next expansion in the XIV series. It'll debut in "early ...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV has a cutscene-heavy TGS trailer

Square Enix's Tokyo Game Show trailer for Final Fantasy XV delves further into the plot than the last few videos have, so if you're trying to keep that mostly a surprise until November's launch, you may want to hold off. Needless to say, t...   read

 
 
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Hands-on with a near-finished Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

The eviction noticed burned pink on the apartment door. Neighbors stood callously outside on the second floor walk basking in the white foglight of the open-air atrium, whispering at eavesdrop levels about his financials woes. He sat on the...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV

These new Final Fantasy XV screens show it's all about brodowns and throwdowns

With little more than three months left before Final Fantasy XV releases, we've come to know what we should expect from it. Or, at least in the early-going. Things could (and very well might!) drastically change, but that starting stuf...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XII toys

Square Enix is making Final Fantasy XII dolls

Piggybacking on the long-overdue Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age PS4 remaster announcement, Play Arts is making some new Final Fantasy XII toys you can get long before the game's 2017 release. Gabranth (October, ~$138USD) and Balthier (Sep...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy 12 remake
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(Update) Finally! Final Fantasy XII is getting remastered

[Update: A Square Enix producer has confirmed a North American and European 2017 release over at the PlayStation Blog. Don't hold your breath for the Vita. You can also toggle between the original and re-recorded soundtrack at any time.] S...   read

 
 
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Hitman episode 3

Hitman goes to Marrakesh May 31

The third episode of Hitman, Marrakesh, is coming out May 31. We skulked through the Amalfi Coast of Sapienza already a month ago, Paris a month and a half earlier. In the interim, one of the game's coolest features, Elusive Targets, has fi...   read

 
 
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NieR: Automata screens are hot as hell

While I have at least heard the lauded soundtrack, I also have not played Nier, the cult classic RPG that Square Enix is bafflingly bringing back with Platinum Games at the helm. We interviewed them after the PS4-exclusive iNieR: Automata ...   read

 
 


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I am Setsuna
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Square's Chrono Trigger-ish, not-mobile JRPG out July 19

Square Enix is launching a Chrono Trigger-inspired role-playing game in the west this year, and it isn't even a cell phone game. I am Setsuna, which is out in Japan and playable over in Boston at PAX East this weekend, will be coming to No...   read

 
 
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Dragon Quest Heroes

Which of these Dragon Quest Heroes II characters should be on my team?

Ben was right. I don't know how anyone could play Dragon Quest Heroes and not come out the other side wanting to be best buds with Yangus. I'm hopeful he'll show up in the sequel, but for now, let's take a closer look at the recently confir...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV's January 30 update will detail stealth, magic

Square Enix has been peppering in "Active Time Report" updates for some time now, which are basically just big livestreams that detail more information for Final Fantasy XV. Normally I'd be over a gigantic hype campaign like this but X...   read

 
 
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Dragon Quest Builders gets trailer, out January 2016

Square Enix showed off the opening cinematic for Dragon Quest Heroes and its director proceeded to explain block-building games as if Minecraft isn't also huge in Japan (it is). Builders is an in-house Square Enix project getting "idea...   read

 
 
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Final Fantasy XV gets new screens, city of Lestallum looks gorgeous

While everyone is talking about how bad that last Final Fantasy XV trailer was, I'm working on my third playthrough of the Duscae demo. I really dig this game, and so far, these new screenshots are instilling more faith in the pro...   read

 
 
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Dragon Quest Builders

Don't write off Dragon Quest Builders just yet

That first image of Dragon Quest Builders (PS3, PS4, PS Vita) didn't do much for me. "Huh? Dragon Quest through the lens of Minecraft? Uhh, okay." *closes tab* These latest screenshots are more substantial. The "Camp" bar in the HUD is intr...   read

 
 
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Here's a closer look at the Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Collector's Edition

The Heavensward expansion launches for Final Fantasy XIV in a few hours, and Square Enix has sent over a copy of the Collector's Edition. For $130, it includes the expansion, a special box, a dragon mount figure, an artbook, and "...   read

 
 
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Kingdom Hearts

Newly announced Kingdom Hearts Unchained X[chi] is adorable as heck

Usually I wouldn't make this big of a deal over something that is (so far) only releasing in Japan, but Kingdom Hearts Unchained X[chi] is just too cute to pass up. The iOS and Android game is based off a Japan-only browser game, ...   read

 
 
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Star Ocean 5

Take a closer look at the gorgeous Star Ocean 5

Square Enix recently unveiled Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness, the latest entry in the company's intergalactic role-playing game series, but details on the title have been pretty scarce.  We know it's in development for PlaySta...   read

 
 
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Tomb Raider screens
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Lara looks cold in Rise of the Tomb Raider

The Microsoft-published, badly named -- unless we're talking dough or erections, let's cool it on all the rising -- Rise of the Tomb Raider is looking far more frigid in these new screenshots than it did at reveal (above).&n...   read

 
 
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FF XIII PC port

Final Fantasy XIII on PC already modded to support higher resolutions

Modder extraordinaire and part-time digital saint Durante has come to our rescue once again. This time he's set his sights on Square Enix's lackluster PC port of Final Fantasy XIII by releasing an updated version of his GeDoSaTo tool which ...   read

 
 
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Hot new screens from Final Fantasy XV and Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

Me? I'll take anything I can get from either game. I'm hype every single time something from the franchise comes down the line, so I guess I could be seen as somewhat unreliable when it comes to being fully critical. Oooh! Twitter controver...   read

 
 
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Life is Strange preview

Life is Strange is a world you'll want to lose yourself in

Gamescom is a noisy, crowded mess. Shoulder to shoulder with patrons that didn’t seem to care what they bump into, I trudged my way to my next appointment. As I stepped through the door to the meeting room, something unexpected happen...   read

 
 
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Uh-hyuk! New Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX screens

The Final Mix versions of Kingdom Hearts II and Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep are coming our way this year as Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. This means we'll get new weapons, enemies, abilities, mini-games, and even cutscenes in the collectio...   read

 
 
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Xenogears

These Xenogears mecha made of Legos are incredible

Long before Xenogears became my favorite game of all time, Legos were my favorite toy of all time. So seeing the two combined is a thrill for me. Lego user diegocabrera has put together some of the mecha from the PlayStation RPG, hitting ju...   read

 
 


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