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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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  Watch Video As the release date of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate inches closer, we have received another new remix from Nintendo. This time it's "King Bowser" from Super Mario Bros. 3, joining the previously revealed "Fortress Boss" arrangement from the same game. The man responsible for this track is the one and only Koji Kondo. Check out the new song below.   read

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  Watch Video During a live stream earlier this morning, Bandai Namco announced the latest entry in the long-running Super Robot Wars franchise. Titled Super Robot Wars T, which stands for Terra, the new game will be releasing on the PlayS...   read

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  Watch Video With just over three weeks left before release, Nintendo has released another new song from the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This time it's from the surprise hit of the Wii U, Splatoon. Joining the previously revealed...   read

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  Watch Video Square Enix has announced that Yuna, in her appearance from Final Fantasy X, will be joining the roster of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT. The veteran summoner will be joining the arcade version this month, and will then join the ...   read

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  Watch Video With the final Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct behind us, the blog has resumed its regular posting schedule with a new music track. In a fitting move, the new arrangement is one we heard during the Direct as part o...   read

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  Watch Video Bandai Namco has announced that a Super Robot Wars-centric live stream will be airing on November 19. Taking place between 21:00 to 23:00 JST (7am to 9am Eastern), the stream will focus on the latest news for the franchise. W...   read

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  Watch Video While the usual Tuesday music update was skipped this week, Nintendo has released some of the tracks heard in yesterday's direct. Not only was the entirety of "Lifelight", the main theme of the game, fully uploaded to the sit...   read

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  Watch Video Continuing the recent trend of crossover, Bandai Namco has announced that 2B from last year's NieR: Automata will be coming to Soulcalibur VI.  The accompanying trailer reveals a moveset, that pulls heavily from her orig...   read

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  Watch Video Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2 is a title that just fell under the radar. The game came out exclusively in Japan this July, while international eyes were on the newly-released New Gundam Breaker. Due to a lack of Engl...   read
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  Watch Video As we approach the spookiest time of the year, Nintendo has appropriately given us another arrangement from the Castlevania franchise. The new track comes from the legendary entry Symphony of the Night, which will convenientl...   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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