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  1. How Nintendo Makes Its Games Appear Cheaper in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... tax. But on Nintendo's Wii U page, it says 6,264 yen (tax included). The same is true for Dragon Quest X , which Square Enix lists "without tax" on the official site. Nintendo lists it "with tax." Ditto for Rodea: The Sky Soldier . Kadokawa Games ...


  2. YouTube series Other Places will change the way you look at video gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Andy Kelly's channel is on its way to reaching one million views and will be featured at a film museum later this year, so how has he done it? It can be difficult to fully appreciate the environments video games inhabit when too often you're being confronted by blood-thirsty aliens or a similar imminent threat. Approaching one million views and set to be featured at a film museum later this year, Other Places is the under-the-radar success story of Andy Kelly, a 29-year-old games writer.


  3. Dragon Quest 8 3DS Art Showcases New CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    A poster for the 3DS version of Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King has surfaced, showcasing the two new characters set to join the cast of Square Enix 's handheld port. The pair of new additions, Gerda and Morrie, can be seen in the background of the aforementioned promo art, which you can check out, courtesy of Nariyuki Game Shop Blog , below.


  4. New Game: Sleeping Dogs: Tactical Soldier PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MobyGames

    This DLC for Sleeping Dogs adds an assault rifle with under-barrel grenade launcher to Wei Shen's apartments. It also boosts the protagonist's protection against bullets by 50% when the complete armor set is worn.


  5. Solutions for the Please Wait bug in The Witcher 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    There is an insidious bug in The Witcher 3 , and here is how to get around it ahead of the official patch. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt launched on the Xbox One with quite a bit of fanfare and a potentially game-ruining bug.


  6. Is it 'game over' for box artwork?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BBC News

    To gamers, the artwork on their favourite titles is as recognisable as the front of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band or Dark Side of the Moon is to music fans.


  7. Listen to Nobuo Uematsu's new Final Fantasy theme for HeavenswardRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Polygon

    Veteran Final Fantasy composer Nobuo Uematsu is lending his musical talents to the series' impending release, Final Fantasy 14 expansion Heavensward , and Square Enix is giving fans a chance to hear his theme a bit early. Square Enix released "Dragonsong," Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward 's main theme today alongside new media for the massively multiplayer online role-playing game.


  8. Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster review for PS4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Gaming Age

    ... for those of you that do care, obviously this sucks, and ideally it'll get fixed or patched. I don't know that Square Enix has the best track record with actually fixing issues like this though, so if you know that fixed RNG will bother you while ...


  9. Episode Duscae Update Arrives This Summer - Episode Duscae Update Arrives This SummerRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | RPGamer

    After announcing plans to give an update to the Final Fantasy XV demo Episode Duscae , Square Enix now has a timeframe for that update. Players who have Episode Duscae can expect the update to arrive sometime in early June on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.


  10. Need for Speed is restarting its engines for this year's installmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Digital Trends

    After skipping a 2014 game in favor of the Aaron Paul-led Need for Speed film , EA has announced the return of its popular street racing series. Although the series has never been known for its continuity, developer Ghost Games is describing the upcoming game , titled simply Need for Speed , as a "full reboot," focusing on the core pillars of the franchise including "a nocturnal open world" and "an immersive narrative that pulls you through the game."


  11. 'Bravely Second' Soundtrack Excerpts Tease For What's Coming NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Examiner.com

    RPG fans rejoice! " Bravely Second ", sequel to the best-selling Square-Enix 3DS title " Bravely Default ", is on its way to North America in time. Japan has been enjoying the game since its initial April 23rd release, but today is the day, according to an article in The Ongaku , that Japanese stores will be carrying its official 3-disc soundtrack , featuring new music from artist Ryo from the band Supercell as well as official artwork by Akihiko Yoshida - the character designer of Square's Playstation 1 title "Vagrant Story".


  12. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster is Japan's #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | GamesIndustry.biz

    X-2 HD Remaster's success no doubt helped the PlayStation take the top spot on the hardware chart this week.


  13. Destiny's House of Wolves Expansion Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | AusGamers

    We didn't even time this wit the popular Daredevil's release on Netflix, but we'll take it anyway! The troubled House of Wolves expansion for Bungie's Destiny is finally ready to drop, and is available from today for PS4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. Destiny Expansion II: House of Wolves marks the second official expansion to the Destiny universe that adds a wealth of new weapons, armour and gear to earn in new story missions and quests, three new competitive multiplayer maps and a new co-op Strike.


  14. The white Xbox One is back, but only for Halo fans in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | TrustedReviews

    Microsoft has announced the white version of the Xbox One is making a comeback as part of the forthcoming Halo: The Master Chief Collection bundle. Now Microsoft is bringing sexy back with the $349 bundle that features a wireless controller and unites the first four games in the Halo series in all of their remastered-for-next-gen glory.


  15. Don't Miss: Secret of Mana's enduring influence on game designRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Gamasutra

    According to Moby Games and Wikipedia, August 6 will be the 20th anniversary of Secret of Mana! Wow! A big influence for us here at DGF. This week 20 years ago, Secret of Mana was released for the Super Nintendo.


  16. Wolfenstein takes UK #2, but Project Cars stays on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | GamesIndustry.biz

    Two new entries in the UK's retail top ten this week as Wolfenstein: the Old Blood takes second place and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster comes fifth, but neither can unseat Bandai Namco and Slightly Mad's Project CARS, which retains the top position.


  17. Final Fantasy 15 demo to be updated early JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Eurogamer

    Square Enix will release an update for its Final Fantasy 15 demo in early June, the company has said on Twitter . It had once been due in May. aA 'a A aA A aA A aA aA A aA A aA -aA A aA A aA aA A aA A aA 1a 4aA SaA A c oeA aA A aA aaA OEaA 3a 4aA -aA YaA A FF15 aA aA "aA 1a 2aA 1a 4aA The update brings Episode Duscae, which launched alongside Final Fantasy Type-0 HD in March, up to Ver.


  18. BestBuy-Lego Batman 3:Beyond Gotham PS Vita $7.99Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Cheap Ass Gamer

    A week out of return policy on both. : Ace Combat: AHL+, Fire Emblem: Awakening, Bravely Default, Zelda: ALBW, Monster Hunter 4, Xenoblade Recently Beaten: Spider-Man: Edge of Time I love how Vita gets the dumbed down version of Lego games instead of a console port despite Sony touting it as some home console on the go.


  19. Why The PS4 Didn't Get A Price CutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Cinema Blend News

    The Xbox One's price has been cut by $150 since its launch in November 2013. Sony, however, has kept the same price for the PS4.


  20. Square Enix moves E3 eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | GamesIndustry.biz

    Square Enix and Nintendo had a good game of E3 event scheduling chicken going, but the Tomb Raider publisher was first to flinch. The company today announced via its Twitter feed that it has rescheduled its E3 2015 press conference, now set for 10 a.m. Pacific on June 16. The publisher last month announced that it would be holding its own E3 media briefing at this year's show, and laid claim to the Tuesday 9 a.m. time slot in the process, even though Nintendo had traditionally used that for its own press conferences .