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News: Persona 5 Steals the Spotlight Next Week with a Live Broadcast

Persona 5 Steals the Spotlight Next Week with a Live Broadcast

Release date incoming?

Fan of the series are still reaching out for the truth when it comes to Persona 5, as the highly anticipated role-playing game still doesn't have a confirmed release date. Indeed, just recently, NIS America stated that it'll no longer be working with Atlus to bring its software to North America and Europe, and just like...

News: You Better Hope SEGA Publishes Persona 5 in Europe, 'Cause NIS America Won't Be

You Better Hope SEGA Publishes Persona 5 in Europe, 'Cause NIS America Won't Be

Uh oh

Persona 5 is probably getting a Japanese release date next month, but the painful wait for any kind of confirmation of a European launch looks set to continue. For years now, NIS America has been bringing Atlus' games to European shores, ensuring that the likes of Persona 4 Golden made it overseas. However, following SEGA's purchase of...

News: Persona 5 May Finally Summon a Release Date Next Month

Persona 5 May Finally Summon a Release Date Next Month

Let the hype consume you

We're at a point now where people are going to go absolutely bonkers for even the slightest bit of news regarding Persona 5 - and it looks like you're getting some early next month. The game's official Japanese website has been updated with an unmissable countdown timer that's currently set to end in 320 hours, meaning...

News: Slash Your Way into Odin Sphere's Beautiful But Deadly Combat System

Slash Your Way into Odin Sphere's Beautiful But Deadly Combat System

Fight and flight

The more that we see of Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir, the more we just want to combo pretty enemy designs into oblivion. We already know that the upcoming remaster looks great, but we're always jumping at another excuse to gawk at it. Fortunately for us, a new English trailer has come along. Detailing the action role-playing title's...

News: Brave The Deadly Tower of Monsters on PS4 Today

Brave The Deadly Tower of Monsters on PS4 Today

Ace

If you've not heard of this sci-fi b-movie from the olden days then you need to jump off your high tower and take a look at the latest development from ACE Team, The Deadly Tower of Monsters. If you're not familiar with the types of games that ACE Team makes, then you may want to investigate oddities Zeno Clash and Rock of Ages. The game's a...

News: Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Brings Beauty to North America this Summer on PS4, PS3, Vita

Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Brings Beauty to North America this Summer on PS4, PS3, Vita

Still waiting on a European date

Incredible looking action role-playing game Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir finally has a confirmed North American release date, and even though we're still sitting here anxiously waiting to hear about Europe's fate, it's nice to know that we've got something to go on. Vanillaware's hectic hack and slasher will launch on...

News: You Can Try Gorgeous RPG Odin Sphere on PS4 Tomorrow

You Can Try Gorgeous RPG Odin Sphere on PS4 Tomorrow

Japanese demo is out on the 8th

If you're eager to get an early look at upcoming action role-playing game remake Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir, then you may be happy to know that a demo for the release will be available tomorrow on the Japanese PlayStation Store. Naturally, those of you who have a Japanese PSN account will be able to nab it. The...

News: Turn the Pages of Odin Sphere's Gorgeous PS4 Storybook Edition

Turn the Pages of Odin Sphere's Gorgeous PS4 Storybook Edition

Book worm

Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir – the game responsible for single-handedly setting fire to the Push Square spell checking tool. We'll forgive it the pain, heartache, and second degree burns purely on the basis that it looks freakin' rad, though – and its PlayStation 4 exclusive Storybook Edition happens to be just as tasty. Due out in...

News: Hell Yes We'd Play a Final Fantasy or Persona Warriors Game

Hell Yes We'd Play a Final Fantasy or Persona Warriors Game

Don't stop at Dragon Quest

What property would you like to see Koei Tecmo adapt into a Warriors game? This is the question that Japanese magazine Famitsu put before its readers, and the results are in. Topping the poll was Touken Ranbu Online - which is sadly lost on us since it's a Japanese browser game. We can only really start to comment when...

Review: Persona 4 Dancing All Night (PS Vita)

Persona 4 Dancing All Night (PS Vita)

A beary good time

What a versatile bunch the Persona 4 gang are! Having already appeared in an RPG, a dungeon crawler, and a couple of fighting games, it's clear that they're willing to give anything a go. In their latest outing – Persona 4 Dancing All Night – they're probably furthest from their shadow bashing wheelhouse, but as luck would have...

News: Persona 5 Has Some Absolutely Incredible Persona Designs

Persona 5 Has Some Absolutely Incredible Persona Designs

Personal taste

It's safe to say that without its incredible art direction, the Persona series wouldn't be quite as memorable as it is. Whether it's the characters, the environments, or even the menu screens, this is a franchise that's absolutely dripping with style - and Persona 5 will be no different. Five main party members have been detailed...

TGS 2015: Persona 5 Delayed to Summer 2016 on PS4, PS3

Persona 5 Delayed to Summer 2016 on PS4, PS3

We told you so

Yep, Persona 5's been delayed into 2016 on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. The revised launch date has been revealed as part of a whole new trailer that isn't readily available as an Internet video just yet – but we'll post a story on it as soon as possible. We hate to say we told you so, but we have been saying this for...

TGS 2015: Persona 5 Teaser Website Provides New Hope

Persona 5 Teaser Website Provides New Hope

Patience is a virtue

Persona 5's absence from Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference earlier today was bizarre, but there's still hope for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 sequel yet. In addition to a stage show which is scheduled to take place on 19th September, eagle-eyed NeoGAF users have unearthed a 'Coming Soon' teaser website for the...

TGS 2015: Dragon's Crown Developer Vanillaware Reveals 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim

Dragon's Crown Developer Vanillaware Reveals 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim

Coming to PS4 and Vita

A blink-and-you'll-miss-it reveal during Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference today, the elaborately named 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim is a PlayStation 4 and Vita sci-fi title from Vanillaware – the developer perhaps best known for Dragon's Crown. The game – which is being built in collaboration with Atlus – certainly...

News: Expect a Big Persona 5 Blowout at TGS

Expect a Big Persona 5 Blowout at TGS

Release date incoming?

It comes as no surprise whatsoever to learn that Persona 5 is going to have a big presence at this year's Tokyo Game Show, but we're rather excited in any case. The highly anticipated Japanese role-playing game is supposed to be releasing this year in both Japan and North America, but honestly, we're still incredibly...