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Yusuke Kitagawa adds his artistic flair to Persona 5 Scramble

It's the end of the week, and do you know what that means? Why yes, Atlus has readied another character trailer for its upcoming pseudo-musou Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers. Following on from the previous reveals of Morgana, Ryuji...

 
 
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Let's catch up with Lady Ann in Persona 5 Scramble

Atlus has released the next trailer profiling the infamous Phantom Thieves for the upcoming Musou-style release Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers. Following on from previous videos featuring Ryuji Sakamoto and Morgana, this week sees...

 
 
 
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Persona 5 Scramble shows off hot head Ryuji Sakamoto

Destined to write articles about the Persona 5 cast until the end of time (or at least the release of Persona 6) I wish to inform you that Atlus has released a new trailer for its upcoming hack 'n' slash title Persona 5 Scramble: The Phanto...

 
 
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Persona 5 Scramble introduces new Phantom Thief Sophia

There's a new Persona title on the horizon. In many ways, this is a cause for celebration, especially given that Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers is already looking to be lots of fun. It does, however, mean yer boy is lined up yet a...

 
 
 
 
 
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Contest: Get lost in Lost Castle for PS4 or Switch

In today's contest, we're giving away Switch and PS4 copies of indie brawler Lost Castle! Why are castles always haunted? Or vexxed? Or otherwise just full of monsters and stuff? Seems odd. Someone should really consider that before bu...

 
 
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I love my big, chonky unicorn in Torchlight II on Switch

With Warframe, Doom, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Rocket League under its belt, developer Panic Button has proven itself to be the crown prince of Switch ports. It's porting games to the Nintendo system most people thought wou...

 
 
 
 
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Contest: Hack and slash through a voxel world in Riverbond

Hack 'n slash through the colorful voxel world of Riverbond on PS4, Xbox One, or PC! Riverbond was shown at Microsoft's E3 conference this year -- and it's available now! To celebrate, developer Cococucumber Games has given us a bunch of co...

 
 
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Check out 10 minutes of Astral Chain action right here

Nintendo Japan has released an "action overview" video of PlatinumGames' upcoming anime adventure Astral Chain, which is headed exclusively to Switch this August. The 10-minute trailer includes plenty of hack 'n' slash action, as the narrat...

 
 
 
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Contest: Defend Mega Tokyo and win Akane for Switch

Enter our contest for your chance to win a Switch copy of Akane! I've said it before, and I'll say it again: If you want me to pay attention to your game, soak that shit in neon! I love colorful games, especially when neons are involved. Th...

 
 
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Riverbond recruits Shovel Knight and other indie favorites

In today's short and not-so-sweet State of Play stream from PlayStation, we got a fresh look at Riverbond, a hackin', slashin', shootin' cooperative dungeon crawler coming this summer. I hadn't heard of the game before, and many of you can...

 
 
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Contest: Win Katana ZERO for Switch or Steam

Slice and dice in our contest to win Katana ZERO for Switch or Steam! You know why I like giving away games published by Devolver Digital? For starters, they're an awesome company in basically every way and I love being able to help support...

 
 
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Creature in the Well is part hack-and-slash, part pinball

When the world of pinball bleeds into the world of video games, the results can be pretty dang awesome. Look no further than Yoku's Island Express, or an old favorite, Devil's Crush. The next game in that vein to grab my attention is Creatu...

 
 
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Devil May Cry 5 opens the Bloody Palace on April 1

Everyone currently enjoying Devil May Cry 5 is probably up their armpits in demons, shaggy haircuts and tobacco products that we don't endorse, but it seems that already Capcom has more in store for the community, with the announcement of a...

 
 
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Are you excited for Devil May Cry 5?

Devil May Cry 5 releases on March 8, just over ten years since the release of Devil May Cry 4. Since then, we've seen many other great character-based action games, like Bayonetta, Wonderful 101, NieR: Automata, Metal Gear Rising: Revengean...

 
 
 
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Review: Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal

I've always been morbidly curious about the Senran Kagura series. Particularly whether or not these games were nothing but overly sexual fan service, or if they had more going on. I first began my journey down the Senran hole with Senran Ka...

 
 
 
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Devil May Cry 5 has seamless co-op play

Capcom has shared some of the details for Devil May Cry 5's online multiplayer. Instead of trying to shoehorn in a competitive mode, the online options will allow for seamless cooperative play with other players online. Taking a page out of...

 
 




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