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News: Here's a Tedious Teaser Trailer for the Announcement of Final Fantasy XV's Release Date

Here's a Tedious Teaser Trailer for the Announcement of Final Fantasy XV's Release Date

When will it ever end

In case you didn't know, Final Fantasy XV is finally getting a confirmed, 100 per cent guaranteed release date on the 30th March. Dubbed Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV, the upcoming event promises brand new info alongside the date that we've been waiting almost a decade for. And hey, believe it or not, we're just a few days away...

News: Final Fantasy XV Will Take You Around 50 Hours to Beat

Final Fantasy XV Will Take You Around 50 Hours to Beat

Big surprises coming soon

In a recent Japanese livestream, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata spilled some delicious little beans with regards to the eternally anticipated role-playing game. As translated by Siliconera, Tabata revealed that the title's main story will take around 50 hours to complete, which is ten hours longer than previously...

News: Star Ocean 5 Will Have Dual Audio, Gets Several New English Gameplay Trailers

Star Ocean 5 Will Have Dual Audio, Gets Several New English Gameplay Trailers

Dubbed or subbed, the choice is yours

Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness' earlier livestream yielded some decent bits and pieces, including confirmation that the localised version of the release will feature dual audio. In other words, you'll be able to choose between English and Japanese voice work. What's more, several new English...

Live: Watch as Square Enix Introduces Star Ocean 5 on PS4

Watch as Square Enix Introduces Star Ocean 5 on PS4

Featuring new gameplay from the JRPG

Square Enix has begun its marketing push for Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness here in the West, and if you're up for a look at some brand new gameplay, you may want to have a seat and watch the publisher's imminent livestream. Much like Final Fantasy XV's Active Time Reports, the Japanese company...

News: Traditional Japanese RPG I Am Setsuna Is Heading West on PS4

Traditional Japanese RPG I Am Setsuna Is Heading West on PS4

No Vita release, though

Fans of more traditional Japanese role-playing game design will definitely want to take note of I Am Setsuna - a title that makes use of a Final Fantasy-esque Active Time Battle system. The release was specifically designed by Square Enix's Tokyo RPG Factory team to evoke the feel of Japanese RPGs from the past, and, to be...

Rumour: Final Fantasy XV Goes on a PS4 Road Trip from 30th September

Final Fantasy XV Goes on a PS4 Road Trip from 30th September

Crystal ball

After a decade in the making, Final Fantasy XV will apparently launch on 30th September on the PlayStation 4. The news comes courtesy of Gematsu, who are citing several independent sources for the date. It will apparently be officially revealed during Square Enix's upcoming 'Uncovered' fan event, which is scheduled to take place at...

Review: Hitman: Intro Pack (PS4)

Hitman: Intro Pack (PS4)

Making a killing

When Hitman's release schedule was revealed, a lot of people weren't happy about its episodic nature. Many fans feared that the game would be a massive disappointment akin to the likes of Hitman Absolution, but that is most definitely not the case. On the surface, the Intro Pack may seem a bit steep at its £11.99/$14.99 price –...

News: Get Your First Look at PS4, PS3 JRPG Star Ocean 5 in English Tomorrow

Get Your First Look at PS4, PS3 JRPG Star Ocean 5 in English Tomorrow

Star power

Are we all ready for some more Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness, then? We've known for a while that the game's coming West later this year, but we're yet to see any English media. Fortunately, that's going to change tomorrow, as the title's brand new Twitter account has revealed that the first English trailer is incoming. Now...

News: PlayStation Plus Members Can Try Hitman on PS4 for Free in March

PlayStation Plus Members Can Try Hitman on PS4 for Free in March

Assassin's glee

Hitman's episodic reboot is only a few weeks away at this point, but publisher Square Enix is opening the beta to everyone with a PlayStation Plus membership from 4th March on the PlayStation 4. The online sampler will run over the course of the following weekend, so you'll have plenty of opportunity to get to grips with Agent 47's...

Review: Hitman Go: Definitive Edition (PS4)

Hitman Go: Definitive Edition (PS4)

Dio-drama

For a hit to go off successfully, assassins need to work with clockwork efficiency. Hitman Go: Definitive Edition, the PlayStation 4 and Vita port of Square Enix Montreal's mobile spin-off, takes that idea literally, polishing the shiny scalp of cold-blooded killer Agent 47 like it's made of resin – because, well, in this interpretation...