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  • Blog Post: Watch Myst Meet Infinity Blade In DrinkBox's Severed

    With incredibly impressive games under their belt like Tales From Space: About A Blob and Guacamelee , DrinkBox Studios is a name that should grab your attention. At the PlayStation Experience convention this weekend in Las Vegas, the team showed off an extended demo for their new game Severed . Launching... More
  • Blog Post: Fight For The Top 50 2014 – Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc

    Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc is straight-up demented, but that’s what makes it so damn intriguing. This visual novel adventure game keeps the tension rolling as you and a group of students are trapped in a school by a sadistic bear named Monokuma. Your only way out? Murder. If you kill another... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Freedom Wars

    Amidst the deluge of games releasing this week is a promising Vita game you may not have heard about. Freedom Wars is an action-RPG developed by SCE Japan Studio, Shift, and Dimps, which drops players in a dystopian future and slaps them with a million-year prison sentence. The player must work off the... More
  • Blog Post: The 10 Best Strategy/RPGs You Can Purchase Now

    The strategy/RPG has always been a niche genre, which is ironic since it's a hybrid of two popular genres in Japan. Great series like Fire Emblem, Final Fantasy Tactics, and Shining Force have no doubt put it on gamers' radar, but the genre is like a diamond in the rough with only a few releases... More
  • Blog Post: Kim’s Niche Picks From E3

    I’ve always been a fan of weird and niche Japanese games, and I love alerting people to interesting titles that they may overlook. Therefore, I scoured the E3 show floor for the hidden gems amongst all the chaos. These are ones you should keep an eye on. Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair (PlayStation... More
  • Blog Post: Previously On E3: What Happened (And Didn’t) At Last Year’s Show

    Just like an episode of Game of Thrones , E3 is packed with drama. From shocking revelations to high-stakes blunders, the convention can make or break games, systems, and companies. What happened last year? Read on for a brief refresher. Sony In case you forgot, Sony had a pretty good press conference... More
  • Blog Post: 10 Games That Are Better On Handheld

    The original version of a great game is always special, but it doesn’t always provide the best or most complete experience. Remakes, ports, and special editions can add features and make tweaks, creating definitive versions that surpass the initial release. While that isn’t a rare event,... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Hohokum

    Developer Honeyslug's Hohokum doesn't yet have a solid release date yet, but from what we've played it seems quite far along. Andrew Reiner and I sat down to try out a new level full of all kinds of theme park rides, statues, and a giant key and shoe. Hohokum is due out sometime this year... More
  • Blog Post: Test Chamber – Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster

    Next Tuesday marks the release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster for PlayStation 3 and Vita. We thought we'd give you a glimpse into the experience in our latest test chamber. Today, our review went live, but we wanted you to see the visual upgrades for yourself. As such, Andrew Reiner and Joe Juba... More
  • Blog Post: Reflecting On Persona’s Growth And New Ventures

    This week, Atlus USA confirmed four new Persona games are coming to our shores. From another fighting game to a dance-party rhythm title, these spin-offs are showing just how much the franchise has grown throughout the years. While Persona will always be entrenched in its RPG roots, it’s interesting... More
  • Blog Post: RPG Spotlight: Atelier

    One of the questions readers ask me most is if they would like a particular series. As a way to provide the answer and celebrate beloved franchises, RPG Spotlight gives a concise overview of the elements that give a franchise its heart and soul. In this edition, I take a look at Gust’s Atelier... More
  • Blog Post: Pachter: 3DS Will Survive In Diminished Market, Vita To 'Die Slow, Painful Death'

    In the light of Nintendo's recent lowered forecasts for 3DS sales, We asked Wedbush Securities' outspoken analyst Michael Pachter for his take on the current handheld market. As usual, he didn't mince words. On whether he was concerned about Nintendo lowering its 3DS sales projections: No... More
  • Blog Post: Kim's Anticipated RPGs For 2014

    As many know, I love my role-playing games. Every year, I look at what's on the horizon, and I find there's more awaiting me than I initially realized. This year a variety of RPGs are scheduled; Final Fantasy is closing out Lightning’s story in Lightning Returns, the team behind Disgaea... More
  • Blog Post: How To Make One of Tearaway's Papercraft Models

    Media Molecule's Tearaway is one of the year's best games, and it's also got the year's coolest unlockables: real life papercraft models that you can print out and make in real life. Though I'm not particularly crafty, I decided to give it a go. As you play Tearaway, you'll unlock... More
  • Blog Post: Sony Waiting To "Reintroduce" The Last Guardian, Discusses Vita TV

    Sony has an exciting future ahead with the impending launches of the PS Vita TV and PlayStation 4. Together, the two new systems allow users to stream games from the PS4 to the Vita TV, and the PS4 is allowing for external HDMI capture. We asked Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony's worldwide studios... More
  • Blog Post: Catching Up With Next-Gen’s Racing Games

    Detailed car models and sprawling tracks make racing games great demonstrations of a console’s power. No new console generation is complete without a few racers to show off. The impending launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One come with a bevy of choices for gearheads. Microsoft’s exclusive... More
  • Blog Post: Eight Upcoming Under-The-Radar Titles That Deserve Your Attention

    With plenty of releases on the horizon, we don't want anything to get lost in the shuffle. These are games that you should consider not letting pass you by. Not only are they less known, but each title also provides something different and exciting for gamers. Gone Home (PC) Release: August 15 What... More
  • Blog Post: PlayStation Vita At A Crossroads

    The PlayStation Vita has had a rough time in its year-plus in existence. Will the PlayStation 4 give the handheld a new lease on life or will it have unintended consequences for the system? Vita gamers have been waiting for the handheld to take off in terms of must-have software as well as sales, but... More
  • Blog Post: Exploring Humanity In Doki-Doki Universe

    Founded by ToeJam & Earl creator Greg Johnson, HumaNature Studios aims to create games that appeal to a broad audience, and give players fun and creative ways to interact with one another. The studio's first game, tentatively titled Doki-Doki Universe, also offers up insight into your own personality... More
  • Blog Post: Race Against The Doomsday Clock In Counterspy

    SCE Foster City Studio has a history of collaborating with Sony's first-party developers on triple-A franchises like Uncharted, Infamous, and Resistance. Now the studio is expanding into the downloadable space, teaming up with indie developers to help bring unique and innovative projects to Sony's... More
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