The Drop Episode 21: Capcom’s V Reversal

This week’s The Drop sees Fighter xaos tackle what seems to be a crazy packed news week in terms of gaming, especially fighting games. Namco Bandai shows they are not out of steam yet, and Capcom seems to have gotten a miraculous second wind. In addition, this episode of The Drop also marks a new beginning. Over on my let’s play group channel, The Game Riffers, my co-hosts and I decided to re-brand as the all encompassing brand name “The Geek Fighters” which we were known as about 7 years…

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One Piece: World Seeker Video Game West Release Announced

Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced that they will be releasing the One Piece: World Seeker video game in the West.  While there isn’t a whole lot of information about the game at this time it has been confirmed to be an Open World adventure game based on the One Piece franchise.  The game will launch in North America & Europe for the Playstation 4, Xbox One and Steam in 2018. The company also provided some screenshots for the game. The first trailer for One Piece: World Seeker will be revealed at Jump Festa 2018, which will be held on December 16-17. Source: Crunchyroll  

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Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Announcement Trailer Streamed

The official Street Fighter Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection.  The Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection will include 12 titles, which includes several fan favorites.  The game will feature online multi-player, which will be the first time it was included for Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Street Fighter Alpha 3 and Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike. The full list of games include: Street Fighter Street Fighter II Street Fighter II: Championship Edition Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting Street Fighter II: The New Challengers Street…

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Romancing SaGa 2 Announcement Trailer Streamed

Square Enix NA has posted an Romancing SaGa 2 announcement trailer on their official Youtube channel. Romancing SaGa™ 2 is coming to the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, Nintendo Switch™, STEAM®, Xbox One and Windows 10 on December 15, 2017. Sit upon the throne of the Varennes Empire and control several generations of rulers in a valiant battle against the Seven Heroes. A dynamic freeform scenario system – a hallmark of the million-selling SaGa RPG series – enables you to take command of a variety of protagonists along the…

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TGA 2017: Soulcalibur VI Announcement Trailer Streamed

Bandai Namco Entertainment America has posted the announcement trailer for Soulcalibur VI on their official Youtube channel.  The trailer was first shown during The Game Awards 2017.  While it doesn’t show a whole lot about the game it is great to see a new game in the series after all these years. For those who haven’t been following the franchise, Soulcalibur is a weapon based combat fighting game by Bandai Namco Entertainment.  The series debuted under the name Soul Edge in the arcades and was later renamed to Soulcalibur in it’s subsequent releases. The series later spun into several…

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Devil May Cry HD Collection PS4 & Xbox One Release Date Announced

Capcom has updated their official blog with release details for the Devil May Cry HD Collection.   The Devil May Cry HD Collection will include the original Devil May Cry, Devil May Cry 2, and the Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition.   Originally the Devil May Cry HD Collection was released for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 on April 4, 2012 so it is nice to see that the game will be releasing for the modern consoles. The collection will be priced at $29.99 and will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC on March 13, 2018.  The game will be released both physical and digital releases. For those…

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Attack on Titan 2 Video Game Release Date Announced

Recently a live stream for Koei Tecmo Game’s  Attack on Titan 2 video game was held that revealed some new details about the upcoming game.  First it revealed the full release date for the game, which will be on March 15, 2018 in Japan. Next a video was posted to the official Famitsu Youtube channel that features roughly 20 minutes of game play and reveals some new characters for the game.  The video also features Hirashi Koinuma (Game Producer), director Hideo Sukuki (Director), Shiori Mikami (Christa Lenz), and Saki Fujita (Ymir). The new playable characters include: Annie Leonhart Reiner…

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RRPG Two-Cents: Devil May Cry “Potential Leak” Discussion!

Could the famed demon hunter under Capcom’s banner be making a comeback, soon? If what this supposed rumor has going for it, it looks like the Sons of Sparda story-line is bound to reach its full-on conclusion! I go over the points of the leak and discuss my feelings toward them; hoping to see if this leak is true or not. Have a great listen as it is much to digest! –Potentail Leak to Devil May Cry 5– –TheGameRiffer’s Twitch Page– –The Game Awards Twitch Stream– Cinematic Dragons Intro create…

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Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced

Playtonic Games has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Yooka-Laylee.  The latest trailer features a preview of the Nintendo Switch port of the game and reveals the release date, which will be released digitally on December 14.  For those who haven’t been following the project Yooka-Laylee’s Nintendo Switch port will feature the post release patch, which includes camera control updates and more. Currently it is unknown if the Switch port of the game will receive a physical edition, but for now its great to see it on the platform.  Pre-orders for the game will open on December…

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Monster Hunter: World Highlight Videos Streamed – Character Creation & Combat

The official Monster Hunter: World website has updated with two new highlight videos for Monster Hunter: World.  The highlight videos feature a look at some of the character creation options and also features a look at some of the combat. Monster Hunter: World will be released worldwide for the Playstation 4 and Xbox One on January 26.  The game will also be released in two versions: Digital Deluxe Edition & Collector’s Edition. The Digital Deluxe Edition will include: Samurai Set Armor Three additional gestures Two additional sticker sets Additional face paint Additional hair style The Collector’s edition will include what…

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