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News: Square Enix Unlocks Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Limited Edition on PS3

Square Enix Unlocks Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Limited Edition on PS3

Company used a Keyblade

You didn’t think that upcoming compilation Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX was going to release without some kind of collector’s edition, did you? Just like the Genie out of Aladdin’s lamp, Square Enix has helped all of your dreams come true, by confirming that all copies of the forthcoming collection will come with a pin...

Weirdness: Final Fantasy Meets Batman with This New Play Arts Figure

Final Fantasy Meets Batman with This New Play Arts Figure

Super Batmechman Ultimate

Love him or hate him, Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts character designer and regular game director Tetsuya Nomura still boasts a lot of influence when it comes to giant Japanese publisher, Square Enix. So much so, that he's designed a new Play Arts Kai Batman figure in conjunction with DC Comics. To be totally honest,...

Review: Murdered: Soul Suspect (PlayStation 4)

Murdered: Soul Suspect (PlayStation 4)

Dead to rights

Not many games actively attempt to avoid putting you in danger, but Murdered: Soul Suspect on the PlayStation 4 attempts to walk this less travelled road by having very little combat and putting you in the shoes of a ghost. This unique perspective means that you have limited influence on the physical world around you, making you feel...

Rumour: Is Sleeping Dogs Bringing Upgraded Kung Fu Fighting to the PS4?

Is Sleeping Dogs Bringing Upgraded Kung Fu Fighting to the PS4?

No Wei

If a recent listing on online UK retailer ShopTo is anything to go by, an upgraded port of Sleeping Dogs may be on the way for PlayStation 4. The online store has the title touted to launch on 21st November this year, so if it is the real deal, we'll likely be hearing about it in the coming weeks. In truth, we think the open world epic is the...

E3 2014: Is Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Further into Production Than We Think?

Is Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Further into Production Than We Think?

Before or after The Last Guardian?

The legend of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's localisation stretches as far back as the Japanese release, following the rumours that it had been fully translated and dubbed. Two years later, with the announcement of the PlayStation 4 remake of the PlayStation Portable exclusive, it turns out that they were true. Since...

E3 2014: Did You Miss the Interview with Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX's Co-Director?

Did You Miss the Interview with Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX's Co-Director?

We've got you covered

There’s so much happening at E3 that it can be hard to try and see everything. Over on the Square Enix Presents E3 Channel, Kingdom Hearts co-director Tai Yasue answered questions sent in by fans about the upcoming Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. With his team having worked on the original Birth by Sleep, as well as the more...

E3 2014: Rise of the Tomb Raider Furthers Lara Croft's Journey

Rise of the Tomb Raider Furthers Lara Croft's Journey

Be whatever you want to be

Video game vixen Lara Croft will continue her progression from petite explorer to buxom badass in Rise of the Tomb Raider next year. Announced during Microsoft’s E3 media briefing, the debut trailer showed a distressed protagonist talking to a shrink, who emphatically informed her that “people become who they are meant...

News: Add Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX to Your Christmas Lists Folks

Add Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX to Your Christmas Lists Folks

Filling the hole in our hearts

The wait for Kingdom Hearts 3 feels like an eternity, but there's still a long stretch until we get some next-gen Keyblade action. Thankfully, this gives us time to refresh on the story so far with Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. Set to release on the PlayStation 3 in North America on 2nd December and Europe on 5th...

E3 2014: PS4 RPG Final Fantasy XV Skipping E3 in Favour of Events Later in the Year

PS4 RPG Final Fantasy XV Skipping E3 in Favour of Events Later in the Year

Please be excited

Seeing as you’ve been waiting for Final Fantasy XV for an entire generation now, we doubt that a few more months will hurt. Square Enix’s patient game producer Shinji Hashimoto has confirmed that Noctis and crew will be remaining in their dressing rooms for the entire duration of E3 2014, as the hotly anticipated PlayStation 4...

Round Up: Murdered: Soul Suspect PS4 Reviews Look a Little Stiff

Murdered: Soul Suspect PS4 Reviews Look a Little Stiff

Dead and buried

Watch Dogs has proven that new properties can be successful – as long as you have a gigantic development team, a frightening marketing budget, and a borderline bogus E3 debut. Sadly for Murdered: Soul Suspect, the Square Enix published supernatural detective game from Airtight Games, it has none of the above luxuries, and has...

Review: Drakengard 3 (PlayStation 3)

Drakengard 3 (PlayStation 3)

The number games

There’s one in every family, isn’t there? One person who has to spoil every gathering, causing drama on social media, and jumping out, murdering people all of the time. No? In Drakengard 3, that’s exactly what happens. As moody anti-heroine Zero, you’ll need to trek across mountains or through lush green forests on a quest...

News: Murdered: Soul Suspect Proves There Are No Spoilers in the Spirit World

Murdered: Soul Suspect Proves There Are No Spoilers in the Spirit World

You're not dead yet

Is nothing sacred anymore? We appreciate that marketing teams need material to effectively promote their games, but we can’t help but feel that this Murdered: Soul Suspect trailer delves a little too deeply into story specifics. The five-and-a-half minute epic profiles the life of undead detective Ronan O’Connor, outlining...

News: Sony's Square Enix Stock Sales Don't Spell Disaster, Says Final Fantasy Producer

Sony's Square Enix Stock Sales Don't Spell Disaster, Says Final Fantasy Producer

Squarin' up those debts

You may recall a few weeks back that Sony sold all of its 9,520,000 shares in Square Enix. While most were quick to assume that the sale signalled some impending doom for the company, the reasons behind the move were actually much less sinister. Indeed, Final Fantasy series producer Shinji Hashimoto revealed at Comic-Con...