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News: It's Rising Star Games' 10th Birthday, Which Means Massive Discounts in Europe

It's Rising Star Games' 10th Birthday, Which Means Massive Discounts in Europe

Deadly Premonition, King of Fighters, and loads of RPGs

Rising Star Games may not be the biggest and most well known studio outside of its loyal fanbase, but it may well be worth checking out its catalogue of PlayStation 3 and Vita games on the European PlayStation Store starting today. The company's sharing the joy of its 10th birthday with a...

News: Deadly Premonition: Director's Cut Divides UK Retail on 26th April

Deadly Premonition: Director's Cut Divides UK Retail on 26th April

Greenvale beckons

Deadly Premonition: Director’s Cut, the PS3 port of the most critically polarising survival horror title ever released, will haunt UK store shelves on 26th April, publisher Rising Star Games has announced. The re-release – which is also due out on 30th April in North America – promises new content, upgraded graphics, and...

Interview: SWERY Discusses the Success of Deadly Premonition, Sequels, and Strange Snacks

SWERY Discusses the Success of Deadly Premonition, Sequels, and Strange Snacks

Going back to Greenvale

This year PlayStation 3 owners will finally be able to journey to the mysterious town of Greenvale, where purple fog pollutes the air, axe-murderers grace the streets, and the rain never seems to stop falling. We recently caught up with Deadly Premonition: Director's Cut honcho Hidetaka 'SWERY' Suehiro, producer Tomio...

News: PS Move Support Confirmed for Deadly Premonition

PS Move Support Confirmed for Deadly Premonition

Wand waver

Back when Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut was very first revealed, director Hidetaka “Swery” Suehiro promised that the PlayStation 3 re-release would feature full PlayStation Move support. However, today’s official announcement failed to mention the motion peripheral, leading us to suspect that the feature had been...

News: Sail Away with Rune Factory Oceans on 25th May

Sail Away with Rune Factory Oceans on 25th May

Hit the waves

Rising Star Games has attached a 25th May European release date to its upcoming PS3 exclusive farming simulator, Rune Factory Oceans (also known as Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny). The agricultural RPG – which launched in North America and Japan last year – challenges you to run a farm, while also adventuring the high seas in...

News: Rising Star Games Brings Rune Factory: Oceans to Europe

Rising Star Games Brings Rune Factory: Oceans to Europe

Hoe down

Rune Factory: Oceans — known as Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny in North America — is coming to Europe in 2012 courtesy of Rising Star Games. The Move-enabled farming title is down for a Q2 release in the publisher's latest schedule. Interestingly RSG isn't bringing over the Wii version, which is all-but identical. You can read our Rune...

News: King Of Fighters XIII DLC Delayed On PS3, Netcode Patch Incoming

King Of Fighters XIII DLC Delayed On PS3, Netcode Patch Incoming

Atlus has announced that it has delayed the King Of Fighters XIII's upcoming "NESTS Kyo" character DLC pack, citing a remarkably vague "technical error" as the reason for the delay

The downloadable extension was originally intended for a December 20th release, but will now drop on January 10th. In order to make up for the delay, the DLC's price will be cut to $2.99 for a limited period upon launch..

News: King Of Fighters XIII Hits British Shores On November 25th

King Of Fighters XIII Hits British Shores On November 25th

Rising Star Games has confirmed that King Of Fighters XIII will release in the UK on November 25th

The game was originally due out in October, but was pushed earlier in the month. Those that pre-order the game will receive a limited edition four CD soundtrack taken from the history of the series. A double-sided A3 poster and digital art disc will also be included.

News: Grand Knights History Makes Its Way To The West

Grand Knights History Makes Its Way To The West

XSEED and Rising Star Games has confirmed it's bringing the Vanillaware developed Grand Knights History to North America and Europe respectively

Those in the US can expect the PSP RPG this Winter, while Europeans will be made to wait until early next year. (Better late than never, huh?) The medieval turn-based adventure depicts the events of three warring factions: Union, Avalon and Logres. The..

News: Rising Star Outlines Pre-Order Bonuses For King Of Fighters XIII

Rising Star Outlines Pre-Order Bonuses For King Of Fighters XIII

Fans of the King Of Fighters series will want to make sure they pre-order a copy of the upcoming King Of Fighters XIII in the UK

Publisher Rising Star has announced that all pre-orders will come with a four CD soundtrack spanning the history of the series. The incentive comes in addition to the retail product's variety of goodies, including the game, double-sided poster, digital art-disc and..

News: Harvest Moon: Hero Of Leaf Valley Heading To European PSPs This Year

Harvest Moon: Hero Of Leaf Valley Heading To European PSPs This Year

Rising Star Games has confirmed that the PSP farm 'em up, Harvest Moon: Hero Of Leaf Valley, will hit European PSPs this year

It's a typical Harvest Moon affair, with inhabitants of Leaf Valley working together to save the dwelling from ruin. Naturally you'll be growing crops, raising animals, and earning the trust of the locals. The game's due this "Winter", but Rising Star wouldn't be..