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Soulcalibur III Is the Best Game in the Soulcalibur Series

Soulcalibur III is the best game in the Soulcalibur series. It may seem a little counter-intuitive to claim such a thing just before the latest entry in the series releases, but that’s how we’re gonna go! Think of it as throwing down the spiky gauntlet for Soulcalibur VI to come along and prove me wrong. […]Read More

Phantom Brave – the PS2 Classic on Steam This July!

NIS America announced that Phantom Brave, their PlayStation 2 classic, will be coming out this summer on Steam. A few years back the game released for Nintendo Wii titled Phantom Brave: We Meet Again and PlayStation Portable called Phantom Brave: The Hermuda Triangle.     The gameplay and art style is very reminiscent of Disgaea series, Nippon […]Read More

Yakuza Stream

We welcome you from the depths of the widescreen webcam tunnel as we take a look back at one of the best PS2 games ever made – Yakuza! With Yakuza Kiwami heading west, we revisit what made the original so great.     Check out more of our videos on our YouTube channel here.Read More

Yakuza Kiwami TGS Trailer Shows the “Ultimate” Yakuza Remake

For fans of Japanese gaming Yakuza is a big deal. That’s why everyone was so happy that Yakuza 5 is actually coming to the west, as many feared it would never happen. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Yakuza Sega have revealed a Yakuza Kiwami TGS Trailer, an “ultimate remake” of the first Yakuza, slickly showing […]Read More

Ape Escape 2, Dark Cloud 2, and Twisted Metal: Black

Recently a search on the PEGI site would bring you a result for the PlayStation 4 versions of Ape Escape 2, Dark Cloud 2 and Twisted Metal: Black. This might mean that we are in store for PS2 classics on the PS4 or maybe that we can just expect a collection of some of the […]Read More

Onechanbara Z2 Chaos Review – Coming to Terms with the

The Onechanbara series has quite a lot in common with “exploitation” B-movies. There is excessive monster-based action and violence, and an element of “sexiness” that runs underneath, with two of the main characters in Onechanbara Z2 Chaos defaulting to skimpy bathing suit outfits. But does it feel like a “B-game” or something more? I’d argue […]Read More

5 Reasons the Metal Gear Solid Series is a Must-Play

I’m positively glowing with excitement for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. In recent months, I’ve been replaying the previous entries in the franchise, meticulously picking apart fan theories and re-watching every trailer countless times. Yet despite this, I acknowledge that some other people aren’t quite as excited as me – and […]Read More

Odin Sphere HD Announced for 2016 – Odin Sphere: Leifdrasir

Odin Sphere came out in 2007. Published by Square Enix in Europe and Atlus everywhere else it was one of the best JRPGs on PlayStation 2. It was developed by Vanillaware, and if they know one thing, it’s how to make a gorgeous game. They’ve since developed the much loved Muramasa series, and Dragon’s Crown. […]Read More

Dragon Quest VIII 3DS Releases August in Japan – First

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is a favourite for many, so news that Dragon Quest VIII 3DS is an actual thing has caused quite a lot of excitement. The PlayStation 2 game was rereleased recently on Android and iOS, in late 2013 in Japan, and early 2014 Worldwide. Dragon Quest VIII 3DS […]Read More