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Check out the colorful, intoxicating world of Poison Control

NIS America has released a gameplay trailer for its incoming third-person shooter Poison Control. The psychedelic anime adventure will launch on PS4 and Nintendo Switch April 13, 2021. Described by NIS as a "darkly amusing tale of redemptio...

 
 
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Void Terrarium Plus announced for PS5 in Japan

Nippon Ichi Software has revealed that an expanded edition of its charming but dour adventure Void Terrarium is coming to PS5 in early 2021. Void Terrarium Plus - or to give it it's full name void tRrLM(); ++ver; //Void Terrarium Plus - wil...

 
 
 
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NIS teases Disgaea 6 for Nintendo Switch

NIS is at it again! Today during the Nintendo Direct Mini showcase, the publisher announced Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny. Max damage is now "in the quadrillions," with "one hundred million" max level capabilities. It'll hit the ...

 
 
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Mad Rat Dead shows off its unique rhythm-platforming action

Nippon Ichi Software (NIS) has released a lengthy gameplay trailer for its upcoming release Mad Rat Dead, the rhythm-action platformer headed to PS4 and Nintendo Switch next month.As a reminder, (just in case this is your first time seeing ...

 
 
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Review: Kandagawa Jet Girls

If there's one thing that anime has proven most adept at, it's gathering together a gaggle of doe-eyed, sexually-charged women and tossing them into a mixer with a random sport, occupation, or hobby, usually creating a successful multi-medi...

 
 
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Review: Giraffe and Annika

As the gray hairs have slowly replaced the brown ones on my temples, I've become quite fond of shorter games. I don't mind diving into something meaty that takes me two weeks or more to complete, but with the color of my hair reminding me o...

 
 
 
 
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Mad Rat Dead puts the 'beat' in beatdown, escapes October 30

NIS America has released a new trailer for its new adventure Mad Rat Dead, which is headed to PS4 and Nintendo Switch in October. The video shows off Mad Rat Dead's quirky hybrid gameplay, which combines the rhythm-action and platforming ge...

 
 
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Revisit Stranger of Sword City on Switch next year

One of the best Japanese developers of first-person dungeon crawlers is Experience Inc. For the past few years, it's been blessing players with that classic style of RPG with titles like Ray Gigant, Demon Gaze, and Operation Abyss. To me, i...

 
 
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Review: Void Terrarium

A girl with fungus growing out of her face? Let's hope she doesn't come across Ellie or Joel.

 
 
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Disgaea 4 Complete+ is up next for Steam this fall

The desert-island tactical RPG series Disgaea is still making the rounds with Disgaea 4 Complete+. After the recent PS4 and Nintendo Switch versions last year, it's time for PC players to revolt too. NIS is launching the PC version of Disg...

 
 
 
 
 
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Let's watch the New Game+ Expo stream together

With no E3 this year, the gaming community has had to make do with a hodgepodge of different streams, surprise reveals, and sudden announcements that have kept the writing staff of Destructoid on its toes. Some shows have been worth the wai...

 
 
 
 
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Nippon Ichi Software opens weird teaser website

Nippon Ichi Software (NIS) has opened a teaser website for an as-yet-unannounced new title. The cartoonish-yet-creepy webpage features a gauntlet-wearing rat pinned to a board in what appears to be a laboratory or study of sorts. Horrible, ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Trails of Cold Steel IV headed west on PS4 later this year

NIS America may have chosen the notorious date of April 1 to announce it, but it appears there's no foolin' going on: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV is coming to PS4 in the west this fall, with PC and Nintendo Switch ports to...

 
 
 




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If Star Wars didnt come out in 1977 and was being made now, which B-list actors would you choose for Luke, Leia, and Han?

 
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It has just come to my attention that Tetsuya Watari passed away back in He was the man who played Shintaro Kazama in every single Yakuza game since the original on Kinji Fukasaku made two films starring the man, more info in RIP

 
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Out of curiosity, do you all still preorder games? I do often and will continue to do Especially for indies where that early sales boost is a big boon to the I also find it convenient especially when shipping is

 
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Woo hoo! First time getting the featured comment! Feels like I`ve joined an exclusive club for the I wonder who has the world record for most featured My guess is Isay

 
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I thought this was a fan dub taking the piss out of the ainme(never watched it or heard of it before) but no seems to have been real and nothing like the Japense script at kinda entertaining mainly that the dialogue comes off so weird

 
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Got Like a Dragon as a (late) Christmas present! And theres room for another Ruy Ga Gotoku studio game on the

 
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Mikes Dead Space post got me thinking, what videogame enemy did/do you find the most terrifying? Whether its for gameplay reasons, enemy design or whatever doesnt For example enemies that like to SUDDENLY speed toward you usually freak me

 
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I continue to level up by plunging my arm deep into the anuses of giant pigs with hundreds of eyes, deftly mirroring my real

 
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Everytime I see a room of dead bodies in Dead Space and theres an infector trying to turn them into necromorphs

 
 

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