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Guide: Slaying for Beginners in Toukiden: The Age of Demons on PS Vita

Slaying for Beginners in Toukiden: The Age of Demons on PS Vita

Slay school

Greetings wannabe Slayers, and welcome to what will hopefully be a helpful beginner's guide to Tecmo Koei's Oni slaughtering simulator. As we stated in our review, Toukiden: The Age of Demons may not be quite as demanding as titles of a similar nature like Capcom's Monster Hunter series, but there are still quite a few mechanics to...

News: Behold Dynasty Warriors 8: Complete Edition's New Characters in Action on PS4

Behold Dynasty Warriors 8: Complete Edition's New Characters in Action on PS4

High five

Alongside its seemingly silky smooth performance and enhanced texture work on the PlayStation 4, Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition sports five new characters, and each of them can be seen smashing the daylights out of lowly peons in the videos that we've embedded below. Fans who have been keeping up with the Japanese...

News: Dynasty Warriors: Gundam is being Reborn on Western PS3s This Summer

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam is being Reborn on Western PS3s This Summer

Mobile Suit Fundam

Just when you thought that the Dynasty Warriors news couldn't get any better this year after publisher Tecmo Koei announced that Dynasty Warriors: Xtreme Legends Complete Edtion was heading West in April, the Japanese company goes ahead and throws a vague Summer release date at us for Shin Gundam Musou — or, as it'll be known...

News: Slay Some Free Soul Sacrifice-Style DLC with the Latest Toukiden Update

Slay Some Free Soul Sacrifice-Style DLC with the Latest Toukiden Update

Keep on slayin'

If you've been enjoying the simple delight of slaughtering hundreds of Oni since Toukiden: The Age of Demons released earlier this month, you'll be happy to know that publisher Tecmo Koei has more content for you to skewer in the works. Starting today, you'll be able to download the title's latest 1.01 update, a small patch that...

Review: Toukiden: The Age of Demons (PlayStation Vita)

Toukiden: The Age of Demons (PlayStation Vita)

SlayStation Portable

Toukiden: The Age of Demons tells the tale of a world engulfed in war between rampaging demonic hordes – known as Oni – and humanity's last hope of survival: Slayers. This overarching narrative paves the way for gameplay that's undoubtedly similar to Capcom's popular Monster Hunter franchise – but with the addition of a...

News: Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition Ties Tongues on PS4 in April

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition Ties Tongues on PS4 in April

Push square to xtreme

Launching earlier today, Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends' official site holds a bounty of new information regarding both the PlayStation 3 standalone expansion, and Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition - which is marching onto the PS Vita and the PS4. All three releases will be made available on April 4th in...

News: Team Ninja Stealthily Teases New Title for the PlayStation 4

Team Ninja Stealthily Teases New Title for the PlayStation 4

Ryu expecting that?

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z may just be the silliest game releasing in the near future; the title's ridiculous zombie ninja hybrid has us both puzzled and absolutely delighted. But if you were hoping that co-developer Team Ninja would also be cooking up something a little less ridiculous to balance this glaring goofiness, you may be...

First Impressions: Toukiden Looks to Forge a Strong Handheld Slay-'Em-Up

Toukiden Looks to Forge a Strong Handheld Slay-'Em-Up

Face your demons

From the developers of Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors comes Toukiden: The Age of Demons, a monster-slaying, loot-grinding, Eastern-styled action RPG that seems tailored to portable play. Publisher Tecmo Koei's dedication to Sony's troubled handheld console is admirable – but does its newest creation shine like a beacon of...

News: Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Gets Stylish in Costume Trailer

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Gets Stylish in Costume Trailer

Bask in blood

Ahead of Ninja Gaiden spin-off Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z's release next month, Tecmo Koei is getting our blood pumping by teasing a selection of changeable outfits available if your primary attire gets a little too blood drenched. The Kabuki and School Girl kits are unlockable in the game, while the Camouflage, Nuigulumar, and Beck's...

News: Samurai Warriors 4's Second Japanese Trailer Marches New Characters into View

Samurai Warriors 4's Second Japanese Trailer Marches New Characters into View

Hack and dash

With over 50 characters set to make up its stylish-looking roster, it's safe to say that Tecmo Koei's somewhat secondary hack and slash series is catching up on Dynasty Warriors' gigantic line up of personalities. Newcomer Kagekatsu Uesugi looks to be a particular highlight in this video, wielding two huge blades and showing off some...

News: This Toukiden: The Age of Demons Trailer Will Get You Sharpening Your Blade

This Toukiden: The Age of Demons Trailer Will Get You Sharpening Your Blade

Hell of a time

This Toukiden: The Age of Demons CG trailer managed to sneak by us when it was originally released last week, but it's so good that we had no choice but to summon its demonic presence back to the front page. Featuring a custom player character and his loyal monster-slaying allies, they work together to take down a monstrous oni. It...

News: You'll Be Able to Share Your Sinister Side with the World in Deception IV

You'll Be Able to Share Your Sinister Side with the World in Deception IV

Broadcast your brutality

The real appeal of gaming is that it offers unmatchable escapism, allowing you to perform feats that you may not otherwise get to experience in the real world. These may range from lifting the FA Cup in FIFA 14 to helming a pirate’s ship in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – or, in the case of upcoming PlayStation 3 and...

News: Could PS2 Fright-Fest Project Zero Be Spooking the European PSN?

Could PS2 Fright-Fest Project Zero Be Spooking the European PSN?

"I ain't 'fraid of no ghost"

Fan pleas to publishers for re-releases often fall on silent ears. For European admirers of the Project Zero franchise, however, there is a chance for their requests to finally be heard. Tecmo Koei asked its Twitter followers if they would like to see the series on the PlayStation Network earlier this week. The fact...

News: Vita Exclusive Toukiden: The Age of Demons Summons a Four Minute Animated Trailer

Vita Exclusive Toukiden: The Age of Demons Summons a Four Minute Animated Trailer

Get a slice of this

Sometimes there's no better way to begin a game than to barrage the player with a nicely animated movie – preferably one that's backed by some catchy Japanese rock. Unfortunately the latter isn't used here, but Tecmo Koei has seen fit to release a whole four minute animation for its upcoming oni-slaying adventure Toukiden:...

News: Whoa, Tecmo Koei Shares a Massive 140 Screenshots for Atelier Escha & Logy

Whoa, Tecmo Koei Shares a Massive 140 Screenshots for Atelier Escha & Logy

Dressed to impress

With the release of Atelier Escha & Logy for the PlayStation 3 just around the corner, we can't wait to get back into the lab, even if it isn't quite like Breaking Bad. After a lot of radio silence, Tecmo Koei has unleashed a whooping 140 images of this cutesy RPG. We know that you can't trawl through all of those pictures...

News: Two for Two as Dynasty Warriors Next Marches into February's EU PS Plus Update

Two for Two as Dynasty Warriors Next Marches into February's EU PS Plus Update

Get ready to unite China again

Launch titles are often best left in the shadows as the younger, more attractive games hog the spotlight. February, however, marks Dynasty Warriors Next's five minutes of fame as it's confirmed to be one of February’s free PlayStation Vita titles for PlayStation Plus subscribers. With a fanbase as loyal as Call of...

News: A New Challenger Flaunts Her Fine Locks in Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate

A New Challenger Flaunts Her Fine Locks in Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate

Girl power

Fans of Team Ninja’s voluptuous PlayStation 3 brawler Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate will have a new fighter to play with sometime in the spring. Speaking during an official tournament over the weekend, studio head Yosuke Hayashi confirmed that the fighter will be receiving a new patch next month, which will lay the foundations for a fresh...