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  Watch Video It feels like SD Gundam G Generation Genesis is forgotten sometimes. While it wasn’t the first of Namco’s licensed games to be translated in English for the Asia region – that honor goes to Gundam Breaker 3 ...   read
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While the quality of Gundam games has wildly varied this console generation, they have been consistent over one particular detail. All of them have had free content in some form, regardless of whether they also had paid DLC o...   read
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  Watch Video After a long period of silence, General Arcade has released a new patch for Metal Wolf Chaos XD. While the update focuses on clearing out the remaining bugs and audio issues, its primary goal is to make the lighting, shading ...   read

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  Watch Video Earlier last week, Daemon X Machina revealed that its first crossover DLC would be with the popular Eureka Seven. While that DLC has yet to leave Japan, despite being on the international roadmap, this hasn't stopped Marvelou...   read

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  Watch Video Hot off the heels of releasing a demo for the game, Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays. Not only does the trailer show off footage for the first wave of DLC, but also revealed what w...   read

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  Watch Video Back in late September, Marvelous! revealed their content plans for mech adventure Daemon x Machina. Among exciting additions like the new Battle Mode, collaborations with other known IP were teased, with the promise of new a...   read

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As the international launch for the PC version of SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays grows closer, it's easy to forget that the game is also releasing on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Despite these ports only being releas...   read
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  Watch Video You ever had a bad game you wanted to like? A game that at its core has something solid and enjoyable, but all the details constantly get in the way of reaching that enjoyment?  That you wish you could recommend to other...   read
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It's been a big month for Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2, as the game saw an international release and passed the two-million-download mark. Not looking to be left out of the Halloween festivities, the game will be ho...   read
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  Watch Video In a surprise turn of events, the PC version of SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays is now listed on Steam to be released internationally. Accompanied by a revised trailer indicating a rating is inbound from the ESRB, the new S...   read
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  Watch Video Bandai Namco has released what is likely the final major trailer for the upcoming SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays. Coming in at a staggering 30 minute run time, the preview gives a comprehensive look at what story events we...   read

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  Watch Video While the rest of the Gundam fanbase celebrates the international launch of Battle Operation 2, fans in Asia and importers are waiting for the arrival of SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays. As the release date slowly approache...   read

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Earlier this month, Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 finally received an international release outside of Asia. What should have been a smooth introduction for many became a lesson in frustration due to unclear instruct...   read
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  Watch Video During a livestream this week, Bandai Namco confirmed the release dates of the Nintendo Switch and PC ports for Super Robot Wars X. The game will be releasing in Japan on January 10, 2020. Shortly after, the Southeast Asia branch of the company confirmed that these ports will arrive on the same day for the rest of Asia, complete with English subtitles. You can catch the new trailer below.   read

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After a month of radio silence, the release date of Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 has been announced. The free-to-play game will be arriving on October 1, which is less than a week away. This announcement did not com...   read

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As we slowly approach the unknown release date for Mobile Suit Gundam Battle Operation 2, Bandai Namco has opened up a poll with one simple goal: the company wants to know what ten mobile suits fans want the most out of the game's roster. Once the polls are closed, those ten will be made available for free on launch day. The current poll results are quite interesting, to say the least.   read
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Bandai Namco has confirmed that the Nintendo Switch port of Super Robot Wars V will be releasing on October 3. In addition to Japan, the game will also be releasing in the Southeast Asia region with its English translation on...   read

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  Watch Video In a surprise reveal, Bandai Namco has announced that Super Robot Wars V and X will be ported to Nintendo Switch and PC. While details are scarce at this time, the company has promised more details will arrive in the upcoming...   read

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[Update: A rep has reached out to clarify the situation. A physical edition will be available at GameStop, as well as a "separate physical version for PS4 exclusively through Special Reserve Games (available on their website,...   read

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  Watch Video Following the announcement of the Japanese release date, Bandai Namco has announced that SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays will be arriving the same day, November 28, in Asia. The company also revealed that this release, whic...   read

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  Watch Video Bandai Namco has confirmed that SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays will be released in Japan on November 28. While no date was confirmed for the Southeast Asia release, the company released a new trailer, showing off mechanics and characters as well as confirming multiple first copy bonuses.   read

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  Watch Video During the Bandai Namco panel at Anime Expo LA, the company announced that Mobile Suit Gundam Battle Operation 2 will be arriving in America later this year. If the name sounds familiar, that's because we've covered it before...   read

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  Watch Video Bandai Namco announced a new mobile game for the long-running Gundam franchise. Titled Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare, or Gundam Breaker Mobile in Japan, the new title will be released outside of Japan, a first for the franchise. This also makes it the follow-up to the abysmal New Gundam Breaker that released last year. You can check out the gameplay trailer below.   read

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During the dark eight-year period between Mega Man 10 and Mega Man 11, the franchise went through a series of cancellations. Maverick Hunter, Mega Man Universe, Legends 3, and Mega Man Online have been the only ones made publ...   read
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  Watch Video Roughly two weeks ago, Bandai Namco released patch 1.03 for Super Robot Wars T. To the surprise of many, including myself, the patch was more than just the usual bug fixes. An increase to the level cap, stat limits, skills, a...   read

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  Watch Video It’s a tricky thing to maintain a long-running crossover franchise. On one hand, you need to take measures in order to attract newcomers. Whether it’s changing up the roster or lowering the barrier of entry, there...   read
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  Watch Video On Sunday, Bandai Namco aired a trailer within their free-to-play title Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 for a new, upcoming Gundam game. The new title turned out to be SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays. Only offering a...   read
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  Watch Video With its upcoming release just over two months away, Bandai Namco has released a second trailer for Super Robot Wars T. Showing off footage of previously confirmed and new characters, the trailer also confirms the systems returning in this entry. To the surprise of many, a licensed game has managed to make it into the roster as well. You can catch the trailer in all of its hot-bloodedness below.   read
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  Watch Video 2018 was a busy year for me. I managed to hold on to full-time employment, moved twice, and became more fully invested in my Gundam model kit hobby. As a result, my free time, as well as my free cash, was a lot more restricte...   read
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[Update: Since the article has gone up, Bandai Namco has confirmed that the release date for Asia, which includes the version with English subtitles, will also be on March 20 for both systems. The pre-order bonuses are the sa...   read
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For disclosure purposes, I have backed the following kickstarter campaigns:

Mega Man The Board Game
Exploding Kittens
Scythe
Bears VS Babies
Bloodborne: The Board Game
 
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