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E3 2015: What Have They Done to Lara Croft's Face in Rise of the Tomb Raider?

What Have They Done to Lara Croft's Face in Rise of the Tomb Raider?

Changing appearances

Seeing as Microsoft stuck rigidly to its Holiday 2015 qualifier for Rise of the Tomb Raider's exclusivity, we can safely assume that it's coming to the PlayStation 4 next year. As such, we're stretching things a little, we know – but its gameplay demonstration is probably just about worth sharing here. In the clip, we see...

E3 2015: World of Final Fantasy Brings Square Enix's Beloved Universe to PS4, Vita

World of Final Fantasy Brings Square Enix's Beloved Universe to PS4, Vita

What a world

A surprise announcement at Sony's E3 press conference - and not just because it's coming to Vita - Square Enix is developing a turn-based role-playing game known as World of Final Fantasy. The title, which is incredibly cute, celebrates the, er, world of Final Fantasy. The release's debut trailer is a short one, but we're certainly...

E3 2015: Are We Dreaming? Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Coming to PS4

Are We Dreaming? Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Coming to PS4

Wait what

We have no words, only feelings. In an announcement that was rumoured, but we couldn't possibly believe, Final Fantasy VII is being remade on PlayStation 4. No, really, it is - and we're not talking about the PS4 remaster. An actual remake of Cloud and co.'s epic journey. All we have right now is a CG trailer, but honestly, that's enough...

E3 2015: Today's Crazy Rumours Include Final Fantasy VII and Shenmue

Today's Crazy Rumours Include Final Fantasy VII and Shenmue

But of course

It wouldn't be E3 without some utter nonsense doing the rounds – and the global gaming media is bringing out the big guns today. First up is French website JeuxActu.com, which is reporting that Shenmue III will be announced as a PlayStation 4 exclusive during Sony's media briefing this evening. It doesn't cite a source, but its...

Guide: What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

The time is now

The busiest event in gaming is upon us, and this year, it's arguably busier than ever. When it comes to all things PlayStation, there are five different press conferences to watch out for at E3 2015 – that's two more than usual, for those of you out of the loop. Newcomers Bethesda and Square Enix both have their own pressers this...

E3 2015: Square Enix Has At Least Six Secrets to Share

Square Enix Has At Least Six Secrets to Share

But what could they be?

Stop press! Square Enix has hinted that it has secrets to share during its E3 2015 press conference next week. The publisher teased the tidbit during a borderline obnoxious trailer, which bleeps out at least six different reveals. There's no real hint as to what any of the censored items could pertain to, so you'll have to...

First Impressions: How Much of an Improvement Is Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0?

How Much of an Improvement Is Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0?

Bromance evolved

We live in strange times when a demo can get a hefty patch, but it's well worth downloading Episode Duscae's several gigabytes 2.0 update. In our first, pre-patch look at this early glimpse of Final Fantasy XV, we noted that it's clear that the game has huge potential: the open map is quite absorbing, the title's sense of style...

News: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's Motion Blur Making You Sick? There's a Patch For That

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's Motion Blur Making You Sick? There's a Patch For That

Camera's also being tweaked

Three months after launch, Square Enix is finally getting around to addressing the two most common complaints regarding Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. There's an update on the way that promises to reduce motion blur, and somehow make the camera more manageable. You can read our review of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD here When...

News: Surprise! You're Going to See PS4's Deus Ex: Mankind Divided at E3 2015

Surprise! You're Going to See PS4's Deus Ex: Mankind Divided at E3 2015

Augment yourself

In a move that we're sure absolutely no one saw coming, Square Enix will be bringing new-gen sequel Deus Ex: Mankind Divided to E3 2015. The title's official Twitter account teases an "in-game reveal" which, to us, makes it sound like gameplay's going to be on show. We've already had a brief look at what the game's going to entail...

News: Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae 2.0 Patch Will Be Unleashed Next Week on PS4

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae 2.0 Patch Will Be Unleashed Next Week on PS4

The boys are back in town

During today's active time battle report, Square Enix confirmed that Final Fantasy XV's playable demo, Episode Duscae, will get its much anticipated 2.0 update next week. Fans of Noctis and the gang will want to mark the 9th June on their calendars, and have their PlayStation 4's primed and ready to download the patch at...

Live: Get the Latest News on Final Fantasy XV and Episode Duscae Right Here

Get the Latest News on Final Fantasy XV and Episode Duscae Right Here

The behemoth's back

If you've been keeping in the loop regarding Final Fantasy XV's playable demo, Episode Duscae, you'll know that the download's getting an update in the near future. Based on user feedback, the patch will tweak the demo in numerous ways, but details have been scarce - until now, that is. Starting at 2PM UK time - that's an hour...

News: Here's Your First Look at PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes in English

Here's Your First Look at PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes in English

Holding out for a hero

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below finally has a Western launch schedule. The action role-playing game releases in North America on the 13th October, while it plops onto European store shelves on the 16th October. It's quite a while off yet, then, but that's no reason not to have a gander at the...

News: PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes Gets an Official US Release Date and a Very Slimy Collector's Edition

PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes Gets an Official US Release Date and a Very Slimy Collector's Edition

Pray for Europe

Ah, the iconic Dragon Quest slime monster. With its innocent little grin and blank stare, the humble slime has become the poster boy for Japan's most beloved franchise. If you're a fan of the little blue beasties - why wouldn't you be? - you may have to start gathering your gold, because Dragon Quest Heroes' collector's edition comes...

News: We Should Probably Post This Rise of the Tomb Raider Video, Right?

We Should Probably Post This Rise of the Tomb Raider Video, Right?

Ice ice, baby

Well, this is all a bit awkward, isn't it? Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, recently re-iterated that Rise of the Tomb Raider is a timed exclusive, so we should probably post this brand new trailer, right? You'll have to forgive us for all of the Microsoft branding which is plastered all over the, admittedly brief, clip, then. There's...