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News: Hype Overflows for 18 Uncut Minutes of Persona 5 on PS4

Hype Overflows for 18 Uncut Minutes of Persona 5 on PS4

Now we're talking

Atlus has released 18 uncut minutes of Persona 5, and it looks spectacular. We've always said that the game's destined to be something special, and we like to think that this gameplay reinforces that belief beyond doubt. The video shows the first 18 minutes of the release, from the opening cutscene through to some very early...

News: Yup, Persona 5 Still Looks Superb in New PS4 Gameplay

Yup, Persona 5 Still Looks Superb in New PS4 Gameplay

18 minutes of fresh footage

It comes as little surprise at this point, but Persona 5 still looks fantastic judging by the title's latest gameplay showcase. Captured by Gematsu from the game's most recent livestream, there's 18 minutes of footage to bury your eyes into, which includes side activities such as fishing, watching TV, and, most...

News: Dragon's Crown Pulled From European PlayStation Store

Dragon's Crown Pulled From European PlayStation Store

Atlus takes the crown back

Japanese fantasy brawler Dragon's Crown has been pulled the European PlayStation Store less than 24 hours after it was announced that the game would be part of the 'Big in Japan' discount sale. According to NIS America's Twitter account, the PlayStation 3 and Vita game was removed due to the expiration of the publishing...

News: Big Games Are Still Coming to PS3 a Decade After Launch

Big Games Are Still Coming to PS3 a Decade After Launch

Persona 5 leaps to last-gen

The PlayStation 3 just refuses to die, doesn't it? Over the last few years - especially since the launch of the PlayStation 4 - both hardware and software sales regarding Sony's last-gen platform have plummeted here in the West, but that isn't stopping big games like Persona 5 from releasing on the ageing machine...

News: Persona 5's Collector's Edition Will Steal Your Heart and Wallet

Persona 5's Collector's Edition Will Steal Your Heart and Wallet

That's one stylish package

Collector's editions can often prove to be divisive, but we should have known that a game like Persona 5 would deliver the goods. Atlus' biggest ever project just got a North American release date, and if you're currently bouncing off the walls with excitement, you may want to take a look at the title's 'Take Your Heart'...

News: Persona 5 Gets a Confirmed Release Date, Will Be North America's Valentine in 2017

Persona 5 Gets a Confirmed Release Date, Will Be North America's Valentine in 2017

It's a date

Wow, how about the industry just stops for a second and gives us some time to breathe? The big news just keeps on coming, but this is perhaps one of the most important stories of the last few days: Persona 5 has a confirmed release date in North America. Hurrah! That's the good news. The bad news is that despite Atlus saying...

Review: Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir (PS4)

Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir (PS4)

By Odin's beard

Odin Sphere looked fantastic back on the PlayStation 2 when it released in 2007, but almost a decade later on PlayStation 4, it looks even better. A stunning side scrolling action role-playing game from Vanillaware, Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir is a superb remake that oozes quality. The care and attention that's been pumped into this...

News: You Can Download the Gorgeous Odin Sphere PS4 Demo Right Now in North America

You Can Download the Gorgeous Odin Sphere PS4 Demo Right Now in North America

Sphere we go

Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir is out next month here in the West, and you can get an early glimpse of the game if you've got a North American PlayStation Network account. Available to download right now from the PlayStation Store, the demo gives you a taste of the action role-playing title's combat system, and a look at its gorgeous visual...

News: Persona 5 Will Be Sneaking into E3 2016

Persona 5 Will Be Sneaking into E3 2016

Could we get a Western release date?

Admittedly, there's not much in this story right now, but according to Atlus' Persona 5 live broadcast, the game will be at E3 2016 in some capacity. Whether this means it'll show up at Sony's press conference or not, we'll just have to wait and see. If you haven't already seen the news, the role-playing title...