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Live: Watch the Latest Final Fantasy XV Active Time Report Right Here

Watch the Latest Final Fantasy XV Active Time Report Right Here

Disappointment awaits

We can taste associate editor Robert Ramsey's tears from here, and Final Fantasy XV's latest Active Time Report – live from PAX Prime this time – has only just got underway. Running from 16:30PM PT, this all-new update from the Square Enix team promises fresh information on the publisher's long overdue Japanese role-playing...

News: Hitman Turns Killer on the Catwalk in First PS4 Gameplay Footage

Hitman Turns Killer on the Catwalk in First PS4 Gameplay Footage

Murder on the dancefloor

Well, doesn't this look like a pleasant surprise? The new Agent 47 movie may suck, and Square Enix may have mucked up the delivery mechanism of this reboot – but IO Interactive appears to be delivering in Hitman's gameplay department. In this 15 minute video from PAX Prime, we follow the world's most deadly slap head...

News: PS4's Final Fantasy VII Remake Sounds Like It Isn't Far into Development at All

PS4's Final Fantasy VII Remake Sounds Like It Isn't Far into Development at All

"Please don't ask how far into development we are"

Right, so we reckon that if Final Fantasy XV comes out either late next year or early 2017, then Final Fantasy VII Remake will probably have to launch around 2020. Obviously we hope that we're exaggerating, but by the sounds of it, the game really isn't far into development at all. Speaking in...

News: Lara Croft Doesn't Have to Murder Everyone in Rise of the Tomb Raider

Lara Croft Doesn't Have to Murder Everyone in Rise of the Tomb Raider

If looks could kill

Strengthening its similarities to The Last of Us, the forthcoming Rise of the Tomb Raider – which will deploy on the PlayStation 4 next year – can be played non-lethally. You may remember the Gamescom 2015 demo, which showed protagonist Lara Croft brutally eviscerating a slew of guards. Well, embedded below you'll find the...

News: Dragon Quest XI Looks Glorious on PS4, as Evidenced by These New Screenshots

Dragon Quest XI Looks Glorious on PS4, as Evidenced by These New Screenshots

Put some colour into your day

Square Enix has released four screenshots of Dragon Quest XI on the PlayStation 4, and although you may have glimpsed these images before, this is the first time that we've seen them at a decent resolution. A brilliant amount of colour coupled with Akira Toriyama's iconic art style makes them a sight to behold, and...

News: Don't Call Hitman PS4 an Early Access Game, Says Developer

Don't Call Hitman PS4 an Early Access Game, Says Developer

Apparently it'll be polished like 47's shiny head

"Everything we launch will be finished, polished and completed. When people hear Early Access they often think unfinished, unpolished and buggy. That's the opposite ," IO Interactive's Hannes Seifert has told VideoGamer.com regarding the Hitman franchise's newest iteration. The PlayStation 4 title...

News: Oh Wow, Final Fantasy XV Gets Three Whole New Screenshots

Oh Wow, Final Fantasy XV Gets Three Whole New Screenshots

What next, another 90 seconds of gameplay?

You know that feeling when you've been waiting for a game for almost a decade and then it doesn't decide to show up at the world's biggest gaming expo? So you wait a little longer and it turns up at Gamescom with 90 seconds of gameplay footage that doesn't even look close to being ready? Yes, we're still...

Gamescom 2015: Final Fantasy XV Team in Talks to Use Just Cause 3 Engine Tech

Final Fantasy XV Team in Talks to Use Just Cause 3 Engine Tech

Will this game ever come out?

Final Fantasy XV is releasing next year, according to director Hajime Tabata. However, striding into full development of the release hasn't stopped the team from engaging in new talks with the studio behind Just Cause 3 - another property under Square Enix's umbrella. "What we're going to be talking about is possibly...

Gamescom 2015: Lara Croft's Next Adventure Likely Won't Be Late on PS4

Lara Croft's Next Adventure Likely Won't Be Late on PS4

Well, that's a relief

Everyone in the entertainment industry is absolutely obsessed with trilogies, so it's no surprise to learn that Crystal Dynamics has three games mapped out for Tomb Raider's current story arc. Square Enix boss Phil Rogers let the snippet slip during an interview with GameSpot earlier today, describing Lara Croft's latest...