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Drakengard 3 third set of pre-orders revealed, prequel novella updated

The third round of pre-order bonuses for <i>Drakengard 3</i>, Access Games' upcoming prequel to the original <i>Drakengard,</i> will gift buyers six themes featuring the game's characters, Square Enix senior product manager Sakura Minamida announced via the PlayStation Blog.<p>Themes will feature protagonist Zero, …

Bravely Default Dev Shows Off Next-Gen Tech Demo

And it's absolutely gorgeous.<p>The Japanese developer responsible for Bravely Default has released a video of its next-gen engine operating in …

Life in the Open World of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt may have recently been delayed to February 2015, but it's seemingly for good reason. After watching a live demo and talking with CD Projekt Red, it's clear that the developer will need as much time as possible to fill The Witcher 3's vast open world with interesting and …

Want to know how many times you died in Dark Souls?

<i>Dark Souls</i>, From Software's 2011 action role-playing game, is known for being notoriously difficult and teaching players how to play by killing them. There's now a website that can tell you how many times you've been taught.<p>The Dark Souls Death Counter allows those who've played the PC version to …

Watch 10 Minutes of Dark Souls 2 Gameplay with Peter Serafinowicz - IGN Video

Watch 10 minutes of new gameplay with Dark Souls superfan and star of Guardians of the Galaxy Peter Serafinowicz.

Man Stabbed with ‘Master Sword’ in Domestic Dispute

Two men quarrel over a woman that may or may not be named Zelda.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Just because a sword is considered a “replica” doesn’t mean it’s not …

Why Nintendo was the right decision for Bayonetta 2

<i>Bayonetta 2</i> would never have existed without aid from Nintendo, Platinum Games' creative producer JP Kellams stated in a recent presentation, defending the decision to bring the sequel to Wii U.<p>A video from the presentation offers some insight into why the game is not available on alternative …

Masamune Shirow's Art for Fire Emblem, RF Online and More Featured in New Artbook by Dark Horse

The massively popular mangaka and illustrator behind <i>The Ghost in the Shell</i> Masamune Shirow has worked on quite a few games during his career, and the …

GLaDOS teaches the difference between nuclear fusion and fission

NASA has enlisted the help of a great mind to teach people the difference between nuclear fusion and fission: GLaDOS, the renegade AI who serves as an antagonist in Valve's Portal franchise.<p>The video above, produced by the education and public outreach department of the NASA Spitzer Space Telescope …

You can use the Konami code in Bravely Default

Once you've beaten <i>Bravely Default</i>, a secret movie will unlock that essentially serves as a bridge to the upcoming sequel -- <i>Bravely Second</i>. But …

Retrogaming

Op-Ed: Sequel Snubbing

There’s something about video game sequels that makes people very irrational. Outside of annual titles like Call of Duty and Assassin’s Creed, most …

New and Sealed Xenoblade Chronicles Copies Available in North America

For a Wii game released in 2012 in North America (2011 in Europe), Xenoblade Chronicles has shown an impressive ability to remain relevant to …

Bayonetta 2 - Did You Miss Me Trailer (60fps) - IGN Video

See Bayonetta's combat running at 60 frames per second in PlatinumGames' action sequel.

Dark Souls II - Dark Intentions Developer Diary - IGN Video

The developers explain how much soul was put in to the sequel's gameplay, art, environments, and storytelling.

Four (!) New Persona Games Are Coming To North America

Here's an afternoon bombshell courtesy Atlus: Four new <i>Persona</i> games are coming to North America over the next two years, including the game we've all …

Persona (Video Game)

Nintendo Releases Minor Wii U System Update

Nintendo has released a new system update for Wii U. Version 4.0.3 U is available via an Internet connection and promises further improvements to …

Making Dark Souls 2 - Part 1: Back Through the Fog - IGN Video

See how Darks Souls 2 devs refined the core Dark Souls experience, from designing a new setting to rebuilding the game engine.

Majora's Mask "Time's End" Music Beautifully Reimagined by Rozen

It's unsurprising that The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask is treasured by many Nintendo gamers, with the calls for a remake persisting on a yearly …

Business

Google Translate Can Now Sing to You in Japanese, Sort Of

Japan is often hailed as the world headquarters of cute pop culture and the Internet memes they generate, but a new online trick brings the Japanese …

This Metroid mod for Spelunky is beyond surreal

This mod for <i>Spelunky</i> is messing with my head. It's a mashup of two games which each have a highly specific, distinct gameplay feel. I almost can't …

Retrogaming