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Dragon Ball FighterZ launch trailer stokes the hype fires

Bandai Namco have released what is seemingly their 9000th trailer for upcoming title Dragon Ball FighterZ, which launches this week across multiple platforms.Backed by a chugging '90s metal beat, the trailer features flashy action and chaot...


Review in Progress: Dragon Ball FighterZ

Dragon Ball FighterZ has undoubtedly been one of the most anticipated fighting game releases of 2018. The hype was strong for this as fans of the Dragon Ball franchise had been dreaming of a game that could match the anime series for quite ...


More intriguing cut Bloodborne content emerges

Bloodborne has a pretty huge following -- even bigger than I initially realized. While I enjoyed my time with the game I've met a ton of people who either love Bloodborne the most out of every Souls entry, or straight-up have only...


"Majin" Android 21 coming to Dragon Ball FighterZ

Android 21 has been a major addition to Dragon Ball FighterZ given that she's an original creation from Akira Toriyama for the game, but we had no idea just how "original character" she'd be. Arc System Works has been playing coy as to how ...


(Update) Dark Souls Remastered will not be using new assets

[Update: Bandai Namco's marketing team has made a post over on Sony's blog that confirms a few details about the upcoming remaster. For starters, HDR is definitely not going to be a part of this, though 4K is in. The multiplayer component w...


Dragon Ball FighterZ's open beta is ready to download

Dragon Ball FighterZ is one of the most anticipated games of the year. Pretty much everyone in the fighting game community is excited for it, as are millions of other DBZ fans who will potentially be incorporated into that community. W...


Japan is getting a sweet Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set

If you were envious of Europe's Dark Souls trilogy vinyl set, you might explode when you see what's on the horizon in Japan. (Thankfully, I'm still glowing from today's news so I'm not too bothered.) Bandai Namco is putting together a Dark ...


Two waves of Pokken Tournament DX DLC hitting real soon

Two waves of new DLC are coming to arena fighter Pokken Tournament DX, as announced this morning at the Nintendo Direct Mini.January 31 will see the release of Wave one, which features Aegislash, and new support Pokemon Mega Rayquaza and th...


Dark Souls is arriving on Nintendo Switch fairly soon

[Update: Dark Souls: Remastered will cost $40 "on consoles," according to Bandai Namco.] Welp, you blinked, and probably missed the "Mini" Nintendo Direct that just happened. Among some other announcements, Bandai Namco jumped in to reveal&...


Watch Hit hit you with his best shot in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Hit is probably one of the more popular inclusions into the Dragon Ball series in Dragon Ball Super, and that's because of his cool design and counter heavy tactics. Arc System Works seems to have translated his moveset perfectly much like...


Okubo discusses Soulcalibur's Sophitia in character trailer

Bandai Namco have released a short video dedicated to Soulcalibur VI's swashbuckling poster girl Sophitia, with Director Motohiro Okubo briefly discussing her design in the upcoming sequel.Sophitia, along with Mitsurugi, were the first two ...


Soulcalibur VI is unlikely to receive a Switch release

Although the reveal of Namco Bandai's Soulcalibur VI has fans sharpening their axes in preparation, it seems that Switch owners expecting their own handheld Stage of History may be a little disappointed.UK's Gamecentral spoke with producer ...


Watch me play vampiric action-RPG Code Vein badly

While I was at Namco Bandai's Level Up event in Paris, I had the opportunity to check out the exceedingly metal trailer for their upcoming release Code Vein, as well as get a few minutes with the hardcore action-RPG itself. Absolutely dripp...


Watch me play Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom badly

This weekend at Namco Bandai's "Level Up" event in Paris, I had the chance to sit down with RPG Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, sequel to Studio Ghibli's Wrath of the White Witch, released back in 2013.I had previously tried Ni no Kuni II ...


One Piece: World Seeker looks like a joy to explore

It's an all-too-brief look at next year's open-world adventure, but this trailer for One Piece: World Seeker is telling. They absolutely have to nail the player's traversal options for a game like this to work, and watching Luffy run, vault...


I played Soulcalibur VI and here are my humble thoughts

This weekend, I had the good fortune to be in attendance at Namco Bandai's LEVEL UP Winter event, transporting me from cold, soggy Nottingham to cold, soggy Paris. Held at Le Huit Valois convention centre, writers, journalists, professional...


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KH playthrough update: Im really digging Re:Chain of Memories themes and overarching They really dive deeper into the idea of memories than I was Hopefully it sticks the landing (and my patience for the mediocre bits doesnt


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I recently found out a friend landed a job he really wanted that gets him closer to his dream job! Im really happy for I wanna be next to do the same, but I just dont have any idea how to get there

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On what appears to be the final boss of Zone of the Enders I can sum up my feelings on it pretty well with one DO NOT pick this game up at full price when it rereleases this year, its not worth the


Hey dtoid, can we get some art of videogame characters playing videogames? Ill post some more in my


What if Kirby ate One Punch Man

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Spla2oon is indeed a fun time so far, and now that I have better kit it should be an even more funner Not regretting me purchase so



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