E3 2019 Nintendo Direct Streamed

Nintendo recently held their E3 2019 Nintendo Direct, which featured new details for some upcoming Nintendo Switch games. First, the Direct revealed the second DLC fighter in the Smash Bros Ultimate Fighters Pass. The second fighter will be the “Hero” from the Dragon Quest series. While they specifically showed Luminary from Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age, they also revealed that several other main protagonists will also be playable as alt skins. The Dragon Quest Hero will be released this Summer. The other heroes revealed include: Erdrick – Dragon Quest, Dragon Quest II, Dragon Quest III Solo – Dragon Quest IV Hero –…

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E3 2019: Final Fantasy VIII Remastered Announced

Square Enix recently finished their E3 2019 presentation where they unveiled some new upcoming games. During the presentation they revealed Final Fantasy VIII Remastered. For those who are not aware the game is a remaster of Final Fantasy VIII, which was initially released for the original Playstation in 1999. Final Fantasy VIII Remastered will be released for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One in sometime in 2019. Coming in 2019, FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered marks the 20th Anniversary of its original release with a new visual refresh and brings the game’s beloved story to modern…

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E3 2019: Oninaki Release Date Trailer Streamed

Square Enix recently finished their E3 2019 presentation where they revealed several new games. Today they also unveiled the release date for one of their previously revealed RPG games titled, “Oninaki.” The game was first revealed during the February Nintendo Direct this year. This project is developed by the team behind “I am Setsuna,” and “Lost Sphere.” The game will be released for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, and Steam worldwide on August 22, 2019. ONINAKI will be available globally on 22nd August 2019. The E3 trailer highlights some of the mysteries that…

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E3 2019: Persona 5 Royal Trailer Streamed

The official Playstation Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Persona 5 Royal. For those who are not aware the game is an updated version of Persona 5 with new content and updated features. The latest trailer features a closer look at the game’s story and some of the new content that will be featured in the game. Persona 5 Royal will be released in Japan on October 31st, 2019 and worldwide in 2020.  With every new look at Persona 5 Royal the more I am actually interested in playing this version of the game.…

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Power Rangers: Battle For the Grid Physical Release Announced

Limited Run Games recently updated their official website with the reveal of physical editions of Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid. For those who are not aware the game is a 2D fighting game based on the Power Rangers franchise. The base game was initially released digitally for the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One this March. The game later released for the Playstation 4 in April. The game later received a free update, which added three additional playable characters and a story mode. Limited Run Games will be releasing two editions of the Nintendo Switch and…

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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair Announced

Nintendo has recently updated their official Youtube channel with the announcement trailer for the sequel to Yooka-Laylee. For those who are not aware, the game was a kickstarter backed game and developed by Playtonic Games. The game is regarded as a “spiritual successor” to Banjo Kazooie, which was a classic platformer game developed by Rare. The sequel is titled,  “Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair,” and is set to release on the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows PC via Steam, and Xbox One sometime in 2019.  Yooka and Laylee are back in a brand-new platform hybrid adventure!…

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Persona 5 Royal Gameplay Trailer Streamed

Atlus Japan recently updated their official Youtube channel with a gameplay trailer for Persona 5 Royal. The latest gameplay trailer features a closer look at the new character that will be introduced in the game named Yoshizawa Kasumi (Sora Amamiya) and her persona, Cendrillon. Persona 5 The Royal will be released for the Playstation 4 on October 31 and two versions will be available in Japan. The standard edition will be priced at 8,800 Yen while the limited edition will be priced at 13,800 Yen. The official website also revealed the contents of the limited edition of the game. The limited…

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June 2019 Pokémon Direct Streamed

Today, Nintendo held a new Pokémon direct, which featured a look at some new details regarding their upcoming releases, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. First, the direct featured a look at the Galar region and the various locations throughout it. Personally I think that the region looks really awesome and I cannot wait to play the latest titles in the series.   Next, the direct changed gears with a short presentation by James Turner, the art director at Gamefreak. He revealed several new Pokémon species that will be featured in the region. The…

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Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Second Playable Character Reveal Trailer Streamed

The official Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Youtube channel has updated with a character announcement for the game. The trailer reveals that Zangetsu will be a second playable character in the game. Zangetsu should be familiar to those who played Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon as he is one of the main playable characters featured in the game. He will released as a part of a free update that will become available once the game launches. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Windows on June 18, 2019. The Nintendo…

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Konami Announces Full Contra Anniversary Collection Lineup

IGN has reported about the final games that will be released in the upcoming Contra Anniversary Collection. For those who are not aware, the Contra Anniversary Collection is one of the three “collections” that were announced by Konami earlier this year. Similar to the other collections the Contra Anniversary Collection will also include a bonus ebook featuring never before seen content and more. The Contra Anniversary Collection will be released digitally this Summer for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam priced at $19.99. The full line-up includes: Contra (Arcade) Contra (NES) Contra (Famicom) Super Contra (Arcade) Super C…

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