Yoko Taro Welcomes Peach Ball: Senran Kagura; Feels it Might Be the Last of its Kind on Consoles

Marvelous Entertainment’s Peach Ball: Senran Kagura has recently been released in Japan, and it just received a rather exceptional endorsement.Acclaimed NieR: Automata Director Yoko Taro took to Twitter today to express his feelings about the title.真面目な話、何かのIPに結びつけてでも、ピンボールってジャンルをコンシューマーのパッケージで出したのはスゴイと思う。いや、本当。 https://t.co/GY9uRtFoIi— yokotaro (@yokotaro) December 18, 2018 The tweets translate as follows:“Peach Ball: Senran Kagura! In times like this, “Throwing pinballs […]

Sonic the Hedgehog Is Back with Another Humble Bundle Deal

The Sonic the Hedgehog news continues into this week as SEGA and Humble Bundle have teamed up to bring us another Sonic-inspired deal. This comes after the Humble Sonic 25th Anniversary Bundle from just earlier in the year, including many of the same titles. If you missed out on it, be sure to catch this […]

Japan Managed to Put Some Anime in a Flight Simulator

Japan loves to put storytelling and cute anime-like faces into games that normally wouldn’t have any, and they often come with anime-style imagery and characters. You’d think that games as “serious” as flight simulators would be immune from this trend, but they aren’t anymore. Enter Pilot Story: 787 Airline Operation.The game, coming from Kyoto-based studio […]

Game of the Year 2018

To conclude our annual award ceremony, which recognizes the year’s biggest winners across dozens of different categories, we’ve finally arrived at the best of the best. Voted on by our editors, these six titles are the best games of 2018, our games of the year. Starting with a few honorable mentions and runner-ups, we eventually […]

The Izanami Forge Comes to Destiny 2: Black Armory

Today Bungie is adding the next Black Armory Forge to Destiny 2. The Izanami Forge is the third Forge to be released with the Black Armory DLC, and just like the other Forges, it comes with a new wave-based event and weapons.In a new trailer for the Izanami Forge, it is revealed that players can find it […]

7 Developers That Need to Come Out of Hiding in 2019

Developers We Want to Come Out of Hiding in 2019Retro StudiosSince getting Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze for the Wii U back in 2014 and then this year on the Switch, we really haven’t seen anything new from Retro Studios and it’s truly upsetting.Even though they created the Metroid Prime trilogy, Retro isn’t working on the […]

12 Most Underrated Anime You Need to Watch

For every My Hero Academia and Attack on Titan that takes the anime fandom by storm, there are a huge number of shows that don’t find the same appeal. It’s a shame too, as many of them are gems in the rough with one of a kind experiences to offer. Of them, these are the […]