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News: Impressive Intro for Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Revealed

Impressive Intro for Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Revealed

It's rather snazzy

Namco Bandai has released the opening cinematic for its upcoming PS3 brawler, Tekken Tag Tournament 2. While plots have never been the focal point of any beat 'em up, this video serves as a reminder for why we're fighting in the first place: to win the coveted Tekken Tag Tournament. The sequel's due out next month on PS3.

News: Namco Bandai Reveal Disappointing Sales for Soulcalibur V

Namco Bandai Reveal Disappointing Sales for Soulcalibur V

K.O.

Namco Bandai has revealed its first quarterly financial report, sadly showing the disappointing sales of their latest update of the Soulcalibur series. On the 30th June, Soulcalibur V's sales were reported to be standing at 1.38 million copies. Soulcalibur IV accumulated 2.3 million sales in eight months, a million more units than Soulcalibur...

News: You're Probably Going to Want This Gorgeous Ni No Kuni Case

You're Probably Going to Want This Gorgeous Ni No Kuni Case

Suits you, sir

If you’re not entirely sold on Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch’s uber-cool Wizard Edition, then perhaps you’ll be tempted by GameStop’s equally attractive steelbook. Simply pre-ordering the Level-5 RPG at the US mega retailer will reward you with the gorgeous box embedded to the right. Don’t fight it, you know you want...

News: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Swots Up in the Fight Lab

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Swots Up in the Fight Lab

Study hard

Tekken Tag Tournament 2’s training mode, Fight Lab, looks like it’s going to be a lot of fun. In this short trailer, publisher Namco Bandai introduces a wealth of interesting ideas – including rampaging chickens, giants and dancing bears dressed as ballerinas. You really couldn’t make it up, could you?

News: God Eater 2 Is Still in Development for PSP

God Eater 2 Is Still in Development for PSP

Yup

It’s been a while since we last got a look at Namco Bandai’s Monster Hunter-inspired handheld sequel, God Eater 2. Many assumed that the title had switched platforms to Vita (or 3DS), but according to a feature in this week’s Famitsu magazine, it’s still in development for PSP. There have been a few changes since the game’s last...

News: Namco Bandai Bringing the Fight to Eurogamer Expo

Namco Bandai Bringing the Fight to Eurogamer Expo

Tekken Tag and Ni No Kuni Confirmed

The Eurogamer Expo, which happens to be the UK's biggest gaming festival, is just over two short months away. As the roster of playable games and events continues to expand, Namco Bandai fans have some news to celebrate, with confirmation that Tekken Tag Tournament 2 and Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch will...

News: Campaign Launched to Enhance The Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Special Edition

Campaign Launched to Enhance The Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Special Edition

Could it be magic?

Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is a JRPG from Level-5 and Studio Ghibli that, for those aware of the project, is undoubtedly one to watch. In fact, in our Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch preview we said that its 'beautiful art style, empowering soundtrack and colourful overworld make it one of the most exciting...

News: Tekken X Street Fighter Still Targeting PlayStation 3

Tekken X Street Fighter Still Targeting PlayStation 3

Staying relevant

Tekken honcho Katsuhiro Harada has not forgotten about Tekken X Street Fighter. Chatting with Eurogamer.net, the developer revealed that while the game is not currently in full production, it is being designed with current consoles in mind. He said: There are still a large number of players out there with a PlayStation 3 who are...

News: Tales of Xillia Travels Overseas Next Year

Tales of Xillia Travels Overseas Next Year

Are you sitting comfortably?

After some speculation, Namco Bandai has officially confirmed that it’s taking PlayStation 3 owners on a trip to the fantastical world of Rieze Maxia, as the hotly anticipated Tales of Xillia is finally set to journey overseas. The RPG – which released in Japan late last year – explores the escapades of Jude...

News: Dragon Ball Z Budokai Gets HD Makeover on PS3

Dragon Ball Z Budokai Gets HD Makeover on PS3

Odd numbers only

After a slew of rumours, Namco Bandai has officially confirmed that it’s bringing the heavily demanded Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection to PlayStation 3 this year. Strangely, the re-release will comprise the original Budokai title and the well received Budokai 3, but not the second game in the series. We’d love to make some...

News: One Piece: Pirate Warriors Reaches EU Shores on 21st September

One Piece: Pirate Warriors Reaches EU Shores on 21st September

Set sail

The massively successful One Piece: Pirate Warriors will dock European stores on 21st September, publisher Namco Bandai has announced. The title will be available in three different flavours, including digital, standard and collector’s edition. You can check out some new footage of the game in action below. Looks, er, colourful, doesn't...

News: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Trailer Takes the Fight Online

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Trailer Takes the Fight Online

Combo king

Those fascinated by the anti-gravitational properties of Paul’s hair will probably already be interested in Tekken Tag Tournament 2, but for everyone else Namco Bandai has released this brand new multiplayer trailer. Sure, it’s all in unintelligible Japanese – but the moment you see a bear suplex a panda, we imagine you’ll get...

News: Turn the Pages of This European Ni No Kuni Collector's Edition

Turn the Pages of This European Ni No Kuni Collector's Edition

Bookworm

Those eager to splash out on Namco Bandai’s upcoming PlayStation 3 exclusive Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch will no doubt be thrilled to learn about the title’s European collector’s edition. The premium bundle – which is set to release alongside the standard version of the title on 25th January – includes a copy of the game,...