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TGS 2016: Berserk and the Band of the Hawk Pushed to 2017 in the West

Berserk and the Band of the Hawk Pushed to 2017 in the West

We still can't get over the name

Originally slated to launch this year in the West, Berserk and the Band of the Hawk - ugh! - has been pushed into 2017, publisher Koei Tecmo has confirmed. Given that the game was recently delayed in Japan - it was initially supposed to release next week - this Western delay comes as no real surprise, but we're a...

News: Aragami Sneaks Up and Stabs a Release Date on PS4

Aragami Sneaks Up and Stabs a Release Date on PS4

Collector's edition also announced

Cool looking stealth-'em-up Aragami will be tip-toeing onto PlayStation 4 next month, developer Lince Works has announced. Surprisingly, the game won't just be available on the PlayStation Store - you'll be able to snag a physical copy if you want, and there's even a collector's edition up for grabs. The latter...

TGS 2016: Nioh Bleeds a 2017 Worldwide Release Date on PS4

Nioh Bleeds a 2017 Worldwide Release Date on PS4

Adds to a packed first quarter for PS4

One of the most relevant stories to come out of Sony's Tokyo Game Show 2016 press conference, Nioh finally has a release date. The hardcore action role-playing game was supposed to launch this year on PlayStation 4, but given that we've heard no news regarding a confirmed date over the last few months, a 2016...

News: The Next Samurai Warriors Game Is Heading West in 2017

The Next Samurai Warriors Game Is Heading West in 2017

Yukimura's back for more

We've never bothered to cover the latest Samurai Warriors title purely because we weren't sure if it was actually going be confirmed for a Western release due to its ties with Japanese television series Sanada Maru. However, prolific publisher Koei Tecmo has announced that Samurai Warriors: Sanada Maru will indeed be...

News: Toukiden 2's Open World Oni Slaying Confirmed for North America and Europe

Toukiden 2's Open World Oni Slaying Confirmed for North America and Europe

The bigger they are

Toukiden 2, the sequel to the rather good Toukiden: Kiwami, has been confirmed for a Western release by publisher Koei Tecmo. The title's been available in Japan since July. Due to launch in Europe and North America in 2017, the demon-slaying series goes open world with its latest instalment, featuring large environments that...

News: Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Finally Carves Out a Western Release Date

Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Finally Carves Out a Western Release Date

Sharpen those blades

We've known since last year that Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization is coming West, but it feels like we've been waiting on a confirmed release date for an eternity. The role-playing sequel aims to be bigger and better than previous titles Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment and Sword Art Online: Lost Song, sporting a more...

News: Promising Supernatural Thriller Virginia Solves a Mystery on PS4 Next Month

Promising Supernatural Thriller Virginia Solves a Mystery on PS4 Next Month

Lynch mob

We're not going to lie to you: we hadn't heard of Virginia until today. But according to every article that we've read, the 505 Games published first-person thriller is one to watch – and it's coming to the PlayStation 4 starting 22nd September. As pointed out by the press release, the game's been inspired by genre-bending 90s shows...

News: Big City Stories Lays Foundations on PS4 from Next Week

Big City Stories Lays Foundations on PS4 from Next Week

Another brick in the wall

Hellfire Games previously made a city-builder type minigame for PlayStation Home, so it's no surprise to see it adapt that work natively for the PlayStation 4. Big City Stories is a city-builder in the same vein as Sim City, with one big twist – once you've constructed your dream town, you can drop down into it and...

Gamescom 2016: The Tomorrow Children Goes to Work from 6th September

The Tomorrow Children Goes to Work from 6th September

Will eventually be free-to-play

Do you remember The Tomorrow Children? Yeah, we barely do either – we played the alpha eons ago, but then it never seemed to want to come out. Fortunately, the soviet-inspired sim appears to be right around the corner, as it will begin its complicated rollout from 6th September. However, that's not the end of the...

Rumour: Blimey! Final Fantasy XV May Be Delayed on PS4

Blimey! Final Fantasy XV May Be Delayed on PS4

Noctis again

Holy moly, there's a headline that we never expected to write again. Despite being announced back when this author was a teenager (!!!), the long-awaited Final Fantasy XV finally appeared to be on track for its 30th September launch. But according to one website, Square Enix may be about to throw a massive spanner in the works, by...