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Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk gets awkward trailer

NIS America have released a new gameplay trailer for their upcoming cheesecake title Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk, which arrives on PS4, PC and Nintendo Switch this Fall.I say "gameplay trailer" but it's basically a short conversatio...

 
 
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Review: Dragon's Crown Pro

Ever since the birth of pop culture, fantasy worlds have always been a go-to for adventure. Whether the works of Tolkien, Sword and Sorcery movies, the Fighting Fantasy game-books, or good old-fashioned D&D, it seems every generation ha...

 
 
 
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Here's the first footage of the Disgaea remake

Disgaea 1 Complete is a pretty monumental release for the series, not just in terms of the impact the original made and how it's going to be reintroduced to a new generation, but the fact that it's dropping on PS4 and Switch. Typically NIS ...

 
 
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The Disgaea 1 remake is coming west on Switch and PS4

We've heard a fair bit about the Disgaea 1 remake recently, known in Japan as "Disgaea Refine." Like the fact that it's coming this year in the east on PS4 and Switch, or that it features remastered HD visuals, or that it's getting a shiny ...

 
 
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Here's a first look at the Disgaea remake, Disgaea Refine

NIS has revealed the look for Disgaea Refine, its upcoming remaster of the original Disgaea, set for PS4 and Switch later this year. You can get a quick comparison shot below between the two visual styles (old and new), and I have to say it...

 
 
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NIS America has issued a statement on Ys VIII's poor PC port

After many long months of delays, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana's PC port finally landed on Steam today. Despite claims that it would launch in a working state, the game is pretty broken and fans are (rightfully) angry. NIS America is aware of...

 
 
 
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Disgaea 5 Complete dated on Steam

As usual, the lineage of even one Disgaea game, or NIS SRPG to be less specific, can get complicated. The original Disgaea 5, which told the tale of Killia and his revenge against the Demon Emperor Void Dark, was released in 2015 on PS4. Th...

 
 
 
 
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Ys VIII finally, FINALLY receives PC release date

NIS America have announced yet another release date for the troubled PC port of last year's excellent RPG title, Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. The game is scheduled to launch on Steam and GOG on April 16.Lacrismosa of Dana launched on PS4 and...

 
 
 
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The Lost Child will be heading West this Summer

NIS America have announced Western release dates for mysterious god-battler The Lost Child, which is coming to PS4, PS Vita and Nintendo Switch in June.The Lost Child follows occult investigator Hayato Ibuki, who stumbles upon otherworldly ...

 
 
 
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Review: Penny-Punching Princess

You can always count on NIS to get weird. That's why I immediately jumped at a game called Penny-Punching Princess, which has key art that features the titular princess with a giant fist and a calculator in-hand. It's just as quirky as...

 
 
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Penny Punching Princess physical edition cancelled in the UK

NIS America have announced that the physical release of cutesy RPG Penny Punching Princess has been cancelled in the UK. The news dropped just a few days before the game was set to hit the shelves.Fortunately, Brits wanting to get their han...

 
 
 
 
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YS VIII should be launching in April for PC

According to NIS America president Takuro Yamashita, Ys VIII's long awaited PC port will finally be launching in April. In an interview posted on YouTube channel "Greg's RPG HeaveN," Yamashita stated, "Translation-wise, there’s no pro...

 
 
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NIS America's online stores suffer severe data breach

NIS America has announced, via email and social media, that their online stores suffered a serious security breach within the last week, leaking the personal data of multiple new accounts to the hackers responsible.The publishers have since...

 
 
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Happy Birthdays is set for a June release on Switch

The peculiar ecosystem simulator Birthdays the Beginning is coming to Nintendo Switch as Happy Birthdays, and as announced today, the port will hit North America on June 5 and Europe on June 8. The game is a slow burn and requires patience,...

 
 
 
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NIS America has a light release calendar for 2018

Around this time last year, NIS America made a big splash in the niche gamer community when it announced the 19 games it was localizing throughout 2017. Some we knew about, like Danganronpa V3, others came as a surprise, like Culdcept: Revo...

 
 
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SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy shines in its simplicity

SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy is coming later this year to the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4, and it may have a hard time getting noticed. Between Dragon Ball FighterZ, BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle, Soulcalibur VI, Fighting EX Layer&...

 
 




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