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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...

News: This New Murdered: Soul Suspect Trailer Is Some Seriously Chilling Stuff

This New Murdered: Soul Suspect Trailer Is Some Seriously Chilling Stuff

Noir way

Even after the many times that we've heard about it, Murdered: Soul Suspect still feels as ethereal and nebulous as its ghostly protagonist. There's something bizarre and intriguing about the spook-'em-up that we just can't pin down. Set in the notoriously haunted city of Salem, the title sees you playing as a recently murdered gumshoe, who...

News: Whoa, Sony Is Selling All of Its 9,520,000 Shares in Square Enix

Whoa, Sony Is Selling All of Its 9,520,000 Shares in Square Enix

A lightning sale

Here's an odd one: Sony Computer Entertainment has recently announced that it has decided to sell its 9,520,000 shares in Square Enix to Japanese financial company SMBC Nikko Securities. The sale will furnish the firm with a flabbergasting ¥4.7 billion ($47 million) of wallet-filling financial gains. While it's certainly not going...

First Impressions: Murdered: Soul Suspect Makes a Compelling Case on PS4

Murdered: Soul Suspect Makes a Compelling Case on PS4

Ghost crimebuster

A plunge from a fourth floor window to the street below isn’t quite enough to kill hard as nails detective Ronan O’Connor. The seven bullets that follow are. The introduction to our hands-on with the PlayStation 4 version of Murdered: Soul Suspect was certainly arresting, and made us eager to find out more about this upcoming...

News: Plans for Drakengard 3's European Release Get Spilled with a Collector's Edition

Plans for Drakengard 3's European Release Get Spilled with a Collector's Edition

Ask and you shall receive

When news of series prequel Drakengard 3's overseas release was announced last year, fans of the franchise rejoiced following its lengthy hiatus. However, European collectors weren't quite as ecstatic, as it was revealed that the game would only be seeing a physical release in North America. After fan revolting, a...

News: This Fancy Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Really Is a Limited Edition

This Fancy Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Really Is a Limited Edition

One of a kind

Despite the recent release of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, the PlayStation 4 is starting to slump in Japan. While the system remains difficult to track down in the West, the changing nature of the Eastern market means that Sony is struggling to replicate that success in its home nation. One title that may give the next-gen device...