When you think about some of the most popular action role playing games of all time, one series comes to mind — The Mana series. A series of games which started in the early 90’s, most with Koichi Ishii on board for development in a…..
Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii has announced today at an event in Nagoya, Japan, that the latest chapter in the series has gone gold in its 3DS and PS4 versions. That means that Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time is at this…..
Capcom’s decision to release the next main entry of the Monster Hunter series in all platforms except Nintendo consoles is definitely one of the most shocking news from this year’s E3. Now, the Japanese company confirms that they are focusing their efforts exclusively on Monster…..
Nintendo has surprised fans with the announcement of Metroid: Samus Returns for Nintendo 3DS during its E3 2017 Treehouse live stream. The game is a remake of the classic Metroid II: Return of Samus for Game Boy developed by Mercury Steam. It features a classic…..
Square Enix has announced today that is bringing its puzzle-RPG Pictlogica: Final Fantasy to the Nintendo 3DS in Japan. Originally released only for Japanese smartphones years ago as a free to play title, Pictlogica presents players with challenges based on logic puzzles, revealing images, and…..
Rejoice, JRPG fans! If you were at all worried about the state of JRPGs on the Nintendo 3DS, then you’ll be happy to know that Atlus has just announced three titles that will be making their way to the 3DS in late 2017/early 2018 — Etrian Odyssey…..
It would have been inconceivable about a year ago, but Nintendo has been on a bit of a hot streak recently. With the company riding high from last year’s release of Pokémon Sun and Moon, the Switch and the impressive The Legend of Zelda: Breath of…..
Hundreds or even thousands of 3DS gamers are finding themselves banned today, loading up their handhelds and receiving error code 002-0102 when trying to access certain features. The bans seem focused around modded and jailbroken 3DS handhelds, though no one in that community has quite figured…..
Fans have spent the last few weeks and months hyping up the possibilities that Pokemon would move to Switch, possibly with the long rumored Pokemon Stars. However, a new job listing has thrown cold water on those expectations, with Pokemon developer GameFreak hiring for a…..
We have bad news for the owners of the original model of Nintendo 3DS. As of today, the company has taken the decision of dropping its technical support for the console, meaning that they will no longer accept any device to be repaired. The decision…..
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia will arrive shortly on May 19th for the Nintendo 3DS and will apparently launch with day one dlc, despite Nintendo claiming that the game is filled to th ebrim with content. The DLC, five packs in all, will add…..
Nintendo has released their hardware and software sales figures for the last fiscal year, and there’s some surprising info to be found in here. Along with strong sales of the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it looks like the…..
We recently learned that Level-5’s next installment in the Professor Layton series (Layton’s Mystery Journey) would be launching this Summer on iOS and Android worldwide. However, Despite the fact that a 3DS version was also announced to be launching in Japan alongside the iOS and…..
Support for the Nintendo 3DS is still going strong, with Nintendo making sure that their handheld runs as smoothly as it can for its considerable install base. That support continues today with the release of the 11.4.0 update, which once again doesn’t tell us a…..
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is the upcoming remake of the second game in the long running franchise that released for the Famicom only as Fire Emblem Gaiden. Even with the Nintendo Switch out, Nintendo is still showing the Nintendo 3DS plenty of love…..
Atlus has announced that a remake of Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey is coming to the Nintendo 3DS in Japan later this year. Now titled Shin Megami Tensei: Deep Strange Journey, Gematsu reports the Japanese Role Playing Game (JRPG) will launch this fall, and will…..
The Mario franchise has had various spin-offs over the years, with Mario and company taking on an array of different sports across numerous games. While some of these have been solo focuses, such as the popular Mario Tennis and Mario Golf franchises, the latest mostly takes parts…..
Radiant Historia released back in 2010 for the Nintendo DS from Atlus and received very favorable reviews for its gameplay and story setup. While it was stated in the past by the game’s director that they hoped to do a sequel one day, instead a…..
Nintendo is notoriously anti-piracy, and has fought countless times in the past to stop anyone who finds ways to circumvent their operating systems to support flash carts and other software mods. A new ruling from a Canadian court is just another victory for the Japanese…..
With the game’s initial announcement last October, it appears ‘Monster Hunter XX (Double Cross)’ will be released in Japan on March 18 for the Nintendo 3DS. Though a Western release is yet to be confirmed. Furthermore, in order to commemorate Sailor Moon‘s 25th anniversary, the game will…..
Trailing behind ‘The Great Ace Attorney,’ Capcom recently released a new trailer titled, ‘Ace Attorney 15th Anniversary Special Courtroom’ of the upcoming sequel, ‘The Great Ace Attorney 2’ for the Nintendo 3DS, which is currently in development. Though the West has no mention of either…..
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is now available for the Nintendo 3DS. Originally launched on the Playstation 2 in 2005, the remastered port makes its way to Nintendo’s portable device. With upgraded visuals as well as new dungeons to get lost in,…..
Gamefreak has done it again. Exactly a month and a week has passed since the most recognizable franchise has returned with its latest installment. Releasing Pokemon Sun and Moon on November 18th, fans were continuously bombarded with leaks and trailers well before its official release date. Some were so…..
Pokemon Prism, a fan-made hack of the ROM for Pokemon Crystal, joined similar fan efforts last week when Nintendo’s lawyers hit the project with a cease-and-desist letter mere days before the game’s official release. Unfortunately for Nintendo, pirates had something else in mind. The game…..
With the announcement of the Nintendo Switch and its ability to alternate between home console and handheld forms, many in the gaming world assumed that this new system was a replacement for both of Nintendo’s key hardware pillars. The Wii U was obviously being replaced,…..
Injustice 2 is expanding its roster of fighters with a member borrowed from the Mortal Kombat series. Sub-Zero, the ninja specialized in glacial attacks, will be fighting DC heroes on July 11. Ed Boon, creative director at NetherRealm Studios has...
Life is Strange: Before the Storm, a prequel to the original, was announced at E3 almost two weeks ago. While I was a fan of the first game, and am definitely looking forward to this one, there is something that...
Rockstar Games found itself in hot water after parent company Take-Two Interactive shut down the main modding tool for Grand Theft Auto V. This was met with intense backlash from the modding community, and tens of thousands of people left...
Numerous leaked pictures and retail listings have lead people to (rightly) believe that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered would eventually get a standalone release, and now publisher Activision has made it official. The popular shooter will be available for...
Skyrim VR was one of Bethesda’s big announcements at E3 2017. Sandwiched between paid mods and the reveal of Wolfenstein 2, the game got VR enthusiasts excited, though there were concerns over its apparent PSVR exclusivity. According to a new...
Sega has revealed the release schedule of the free DLC packages that will complement Valkyria Revolution in the weeks after its launch next week. The new content adds more story chapters and items to the main game, and since they...
Ninja Theory has shared a new trailer of its upcoming action-horror adventure Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice. The video showcases once again how this adventure is as much about fighting creatures from hell as overcoming the inner demons of the heroine. It...
Bethesda has signed a deal with Titan Comics that will allow the release of a series of comic books expanding the universe of the new titles presented by the company in the last E3. The comics will serve as prequels...
Assassin’s Creed Origins will mark the tenth major Assassin’s Creed game to release since the series’ inception in 2007. In preparation of its launch in October, we’ve decided to rank the current entries in the franchise. For the purpose of...
A surprise reveal of Beyond Good & Evil 2 at Ubisoft’s E3 press conference was met by cheers from critics and fans alike. At the time, only the cinematic announcement trailer was publicly available, with a behind closed doors demo...
Heading into a behind closed doors presentation of Crytek’s new game Hunt: Showdown, I actually knew very little about the title. It’s rare for this to happen, usually I’d heard about the game long ago and scheduled the appointment specifically because I thought it looked…..
At E3 2017, tucked away behind Ubisoft’s massive public booth, I was able to go hands-on with Skull & Bones, the game that was announced just a couple of days prior at their press conference. I had a ton of fun, sailing around the Caribbean…..
Oh Star Wars Battlefront 2, how I hope that you won’t hurt me again. If you’ve followed this site for a while then you know that the first Battlefront (or third if you count properly, EA), was a game that had me very excited. It…..
Before the chaos of E3 2017 kicked off properly I got to sit down and play some Crackdown 3. While I hadn’t put a ton of time into the first two titles, I was excited to see what all the hype was about, and what…..
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was surprisingly one of the best games that I played at E3 2017. The game, which was unfortunately leaked a few weeks before its epic reveal at Ubisoft’s E3 press conference, joins the two titular characters for a turn based…..