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News: Up For More Collector's Editions? Good, 'Cos Deus Ex: Human Revolution's Got One Too!

Up For More Collector's Editions? Good, 'Cos Deus Ex: Human Revolution's Got One Too!

Continuing the trend of "every video game must have a collector's edition", Square Enix has announced a special package to go alongside the release of next year's Deus Ex: Human Revolution

The beefed up package includes the game, a behind-the-scenes DVD, a motion graphic novel and a 40-page comic ma-jig. Square's also announced pre-order bonuses including a bonus mission and special shot-gun for..

News: The 3rd Birthday Is Finished, Square Enix Turn Their Attention To Final Fantasy Agito XIII

The 3rd Birthday Is Finished, Square Enix Turn Their Attention To Final Fantasy Agito XIII

The PlayStation Portable's Parasite Eve spin-off, The 3rd Birthday, is finished according to the Final Fantasy Agito XIII's director, Hajime Tabata

The lead's revealed that the entirety of The 3rd Birthday team has turned their attention to Agito, presumably seeking a launch at some point during our life time (or perhaps before the PSP2). Siliconera's revealed via Tabata's Twitter account that the..

News: Lara Croft and the Guardian Of Light Gets Key Gameplay Feature... Finally

Lara Croft and the Guardian Of Light Gets Key Gameplay Feature... Finally

Are you still playing Lara Croft and the Guardian Of Light? It's actually a really good game, but with the release of Call Of Duty: Black Ops, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood and the imminent arrival of Gran Turismo 5, chances are you've relegated Lara Croft's tight tushy to the side-lines

That's a shame, because Crystal Dynamics has finally released the patch that makes Lara Croft's co-operative..

News: Mindjack Jacks Minds (See What We Did There?) In January 2011

Mindjack Jacks Minds (See What We Did There?) In January 2011

Square Enix has confirmed a January release date for Feelplus' third-person shooter, Mindjack

The game's due in North America/Europe on the 18th/21st of January. Japan will get it a little later on the 27th January. Honestly, we know very little about this game, so let's read the press-release together shall we? "Square Enix’s new near-future Third Person Action-Shooter offers a unique..

News: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Continues To Look Absolutely Amazing In Second Gameplay Trailer

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Continues To Look Absolutely Amazing In Second Gameplay Trailer

Square Enix has dropped us a new trailer for next year's Deus Ex: Human Revolution

It seriously looks really, really good, demonstrating a bunch of new abilities and augmentations that the protagonist will use throughout the main campaign. Shooting people through cover with some kind of crazy laser weapon? You betcha. The trailer alongside a QA with the development team is after the jump for your..

News: The 3rd Birthday To Get PlayStation Network Release In Japan, European Date "Coming Soon"

The 3rd Birthday To Get PlayStation Network Release In Japan, European Date "Coming Soon"

Square Enix has revealed that their upcoming PlayStation Portable shooter, The 3rd Birthday, will get a PlayStation Network release in Japan

The cheers of the country's 22 PSPgo owners could be heard from outside our office in Birmingham, England. The PSN version of the game will set gamers back ¥4,980, while the retail version will cost ¥6,090. However, the retail version will include a download..

News: Is This GameInformer Artwork Teasing The New Tomb Raider?

Is This GameInformer Artwork Teasing The New Tomb Raider?

"A survivor is born

" It's not much to go on, but the phrase and artwork teased in the latest issue of GameInformer are sending Tomb Raider fans bonkers. The image, which shows a ship wreck, is thought to be connected to the leaked Tomb Raider plot which saw Lara crashed onto a "mysterious and remote island hidden off the shores of Japan." The new game's widely believed to be a..

News: Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Censored In Japan

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Gets Censored In Japan

Square Enix -- who are bizarrely handling publishing duties on Call Of Duty: Black Ops in Japan -- have confirmed that certain elements of the localized first-person shooter will be cut in order for the title to see release

This includes Nazi references, as well as a particularly brutal interrogation scene. The game's due worldwide next week. Get hype.

News: Take Another Quick Look At Dissidia 012 [duodecim] FINAL FANTASY

Take Another Quick Look At Dissidia 012 [duodecim] FINAL FANTASY

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Did you expect us to say anything else? There are a bunch of new assets for the upcoming Dissidia 012 FINAL FANTASY over on VG247. Fill your boots.</em>

News: Parasite Eve Rocks Japanese PlayStation Network Next Month

Parasite Eve Rocks Japanese PlayStation Network Next Month

For as much dancing around the issue as Square Enix did, the original Parasite Eve games were always going to come to the PlayStation Network

Now there's a date placed on the re-releases. The first game in the franchise will hit the Japanese PlayStation Store on November 4th, with the sequel following on November 18th. Both will land plenty of time ahead of the December 22nd launch of The 3rd..

News: Blimey: The Voice Of Agent 47 Outs "Gob Smacking" Hitman 5

Blimey: The Voice Of Agent 47 Outs "Gob Smacking" Hitman 5

It's been on the cards for a long time

IO might have tried their hand at some different titles - notably Kane & Lynch, though who could forget the surprisingly good Mini Ninjas? - but a new Hitman's always been on the cards. It sounds like Agent 47's voice actor, David Bateson, might finally have spilled the beans. Speaking in an interview with TheGamingLiberty, Bateson mentioned the fifth game..

News: Parasite Eve Confirmed For The PlayStation Network

Parasite Eve Confirmed For The PlayStation Network

So you're telling us just after we bid upwards of £10 for a retail copy of Parasite Eve II, the franchise is set to head to the PlayStation Network (presumably at half the price)

Brilliant. We should have known, there's been mumblings about bringing the classic PlayStation horror franchise to the PS3's Store for some time now; but it looked like Square Enix were dallying. Apparently not though -..

News: Final Fantasy VII's Tifa Confirmed For Dissidia [012] duodecim FINAL FANTASY

Final Fantasy VII's Tifa Confirmed For Dissidia [012] duodecim FINAL FANTASY

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Bloody nora. Still — TIFA! We love Tifa. One of the most famous characters in video games is coming to the stellar Dissidia..

News: Horror: Square Enix Looking For Staff With HD Experience

Horror: Square Enix Looking For Staff With HD Experience

Heaven forbid Square Enix should want programmers with experience of next-generation platforms to work on Final Fantasy Versus XIII

According to the Internet, Square's job listing - which specifies “development experience on a PS3, or XBOX 360 package title" - means the once exclusive PlayStation 3 title must be going multiplatform. Of course right? Because they should only be employing folks..

News: Final Fantasy Versus XIII, Final Fantasy Agito XIII Look Pretty Darn Rad

Final Fantasy Versus XIII, Final Fantasy Agito XIII Look Pretty Darn Rad

Square Enix has been in a tussle with YouTube all day trying to pull these Fabula Nova Crystallis trailers that debuted at TGS last month

For some reason they don't want people to see their awesome looking games. Whatever, we've found a YouTube link that works. If it gets pulled down, you'll know why. So let's talk: both Final Fantasy Agito XIII and Final Fantasy Versus XIII look amazing. The..

News: Are Square Enix Producers Mulling Over Final Fantasy XIII-2?

Are Square Enix Producers Mulling Over Final Fantasy XIII-2?

While Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Final Fantasy Agito XIII are actively in development, Square Enix has dropped some hints that there could be more titles in the "Fabula Nova Crystallis" universe on the way

In an interview in Final Fantasy XIII's Ultimania Omega guide, produced Yoshinori Kitase declared his interest in continuing the FFXIII story. "I'd like to at some point make a story..

News: Honestly, We're Pretty Stoked For The 3rd Birthday

Honestly, We're Pretty Stoked For The 3rd Birthday

We are not massive Parasite Eve fans

We are not massive PSP shooter fans. But something about Square Enix's The 3rd Birthday has always held our attention. That's why we were pretty disappointed when Square decided not to release the game's Tokyo Game Show trailer. Why wouldn't they? Silly. Whatever. It's up now. And as you can see, the game looks rather good. The shooting looks similar to a Syphon..

News: Parasite Eve Is Totally Coming To The PlayStation Network, Don't Even Worry About It

Parasite Eve Is Totally Coming To The PlayStation Network, Don't Even Worry About It

Square Enix's Hajime Tabata has revealed that the publisher are currently "making adjustments" to make the PSN re-releases of Parasite Eve 1 and 2 a reality

Pssst - they're going to happen. Still, he was keen to douse the jubilant rapture of his followers - following up: “Please wait until it has been finalized and formally announced.” We bet you our lunch that the classic titles release around..