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News: Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Is Back and More Beautiful Than Ever

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Is Back and More Beautiful Than Ever

Master system

Everyone's going SEGA gaga today! Hot on the heels of the Phantasy Star-inspired Cosmic Star Heroine, cult Master System classic Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap is now confirmed to be getting a remake. This one was also ported to the PC Engine in the early nineties, but is being re-created for modern "consoles" by a French team...

News: Oh Right, There's a New Skylanders Game

Oh Right, There's a New Skylanders Game

Open your wallets wide

Are they still making these? Apparently so. Activision has announced Skylanders: Imaginators for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, which is set for release – we think – on 14th October in Europe and 16th October in North America. The press releases aren't very clear, but we predict that approximately 12 people will...

News: Promising Looking Online Beat-'Em-Up Absolver Announced for PS4

Promising Looking Online Beat-'Em-Up Absolver Announced for PS4

Absolve this

Just announced for PlayStation 4, Absolver seems like an interesting concept. Crafted by ex-Ubisoft developers formed under indie banner Sloclap, this is a beat-'em-up with a few twists. According to the studio, Absolver is "a kick-ass online action game, with visceral martial arts style combat in a fantasy world, in which players...

News: PES 2017 Wants to Lift the Champions League on PS4, PS3

PES 2017 Wants to Lift the Champions League on PS4, PS3

Les grandes équipes

Breaking: Konami still makes video games. The publisher has announced PES 2017: Pro Evolution Soccer for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 today, with its full unveiling scheduled to coincide with the Champion's League final on Saturday between Manzanares and Chamartin – er, we mean Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid. Obvs...

News: Gran Turismo Sport Takes Pole Position on PS4 from 15th November

Gran Turismo Sport Takes Pole Position on PS4 from 15th November

First lap

Sony's not ignoring the holidays this year, as it's just announced that the biggest brand in its stable will hit the PlayStation 4's starting grid from 15th November in North America and 18th November in Europe. That's right, the platform holder's just confirmed during a press conference in London that Gran Turismo Sport is on track for...

News: Holy Remaster, Batman! Return to Arkham Revealed for PS4

Holy Remaster, Batman! Return to Arkham Revealed for PS4

The re-release we deserve

There have been Joker world domination plots more subtle than the Batman: Arkham remaster rumours, and finally the leaks have been confirmed with a trailer today. Due out on 26th July in North America and 29th July in Europe, Batman: Return to Arkham will comprise Unreal Engine 4 enhanced ports of PlayStation 3 favourites...

News: Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 Turns Super Saiyan on PS4 This Year

Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 Turns Super Saiyan on PS4 This Year

Such power

Get your hair gel ready, because Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 has just been announced. Yesterday, Bandai Namco unveiled a teaser website for a new Dragon Ball game, which featured numerous nods towards the themes of the first XenoVerse. As such, it seemed pretty likely that the mystery title would be a sequel to 2015's successful brawler...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Sequel Soaring to PS4 from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Star Wars Battlefront Sequel Soaring to PS4 from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Will feature content from new films

Fresh from selling a dizzying 14 million copies across multiple formats, EA has announced that a new Star Wars Battlefront game will launch on the PlayStation 4 next year. According to boss Blake Jorgensen, the release will feature "bigger and better worlds" – some of which will be based upon areas from "the...

News: Respawn Entertainment Is Making a Third-Person Star Wars Action Adventure Game

Respawn Entertainment Is Making a Third-Person Star Wars Action Adventure Game

Let the hype flow through you

Well, with today being the 4th May, we suppose that we should have been expecting some sort of Star Wars video game news - but we don't think that we would have saw this one coming. Respawn Entertainment, the studio behind Titanfall, has a third-person Star Wars title in production. Sadly, there's no trailer or any...

News: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered All Ghillied Up on PS4 with Improved Sound, Textures, and Lighting

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered All Ghillied Up on PS4 with Improved Sound, Textures, and Lighting

Here's how to get it

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered will look and play like a dream on the PlayStation 4, as Singularity developer Raven has been recruited to refresh the iconic first-person shooter with more than just an up-res. According to the official press release, the game will boast "fully improved texture resolution and detail,...