A Certain Magical Virtual-On, Atelier Lydie & Suelle and Little Witch Academia Demo’s Available on Japanese PlayStation Store

Now usually we do not cover ‘Japanese’ news, as it is unclear if they will ever be released within the west; but the news of newly released demos for multiple games (two of which are coming to the west) onto the Japanese PlayStation Store is news worth sharing. Read more of this post

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Game Review: Sonic Forces (PS4)

Sonic Forces marks the debut of a 3D Sonic the Hedgehog game onto next-gen systems; but does it make to provide the same satisfaction as the official fan-made project Sonic Mania? The answer is no, due to how much nostalgia and retro goodness Sonic Mania offered; but from a ‘modern’ concept Sonic Forces is an enjoyable experience. How exactly? Well find out in our review! Read more of this post

Game Review: Yakuza: Kiwami (PS4)

The original release of Yakuza may be over twelve years old but this High-Definition remake of the much-beloved-franchise brings some fresh blood into what some would consider an aging game. So; what can one expect from SEGA’s release of Yakuza: Kiwami and more importantly is the game any good? Well lets take a look! Read more of this post

Yakuza 6 European Release Date Announced

Publisher Deep Silver have today announced that Yakuza 6, which has now been entitled Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, will be released on the 20th March 2018 within Europe in both physical and digital forms. Read more of this post

Sonic Mania Opening Animation & Launch Trailer is Nothing But Retro Goodness

Sonic Mania, the 2D Sprite based platform from Christian Whitehead and SEGA, comes to the Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox One as a Digital Download tomorrow (15th August 2017) and to celebrate the publisher have not only released a launch trailer but the games opening animation. Read more of this post

Sonic Mania Gameplay Shows Competition, Time Trial and Special Stages

Sonic Mania comes to the Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC next week in digital form and SEGA have been busy promoting their blue mascot with a wave of new gameplay trailers and details; specifically Competition and Time Trial modes, both of which made their debut within Sonic The Hedgehoe 2, will be making their return in Sonic Mania – which is of course a brand new ‘retro HD instalment’ into the franchise. Read more of this post

Yakuza Kiwami Free DLC Schedule Revealed

Yakuza Kiwami, the high definition remake of the original Yakuza game, will be released onto the PlayStation 4 later this month and to celebrate its ‘next-gen’ arrival Deep Silver, in conjunction with SEGA, will be releasing a selection of DLC Content for FREE throughout September. Read more of this post

Yakuza Kiwami Receives a Gameplay Trailer

Those looking forward to the release of Yakuza Kiwami, which incase you weren’t aware is a High Definition remake of the original PlayStation 2 Yakuza game, will be excited to learn the a brand new gameplay clip has been released and published onto the DEEP Silver Youtube Channel. Read more of this post

Yakuza Kiwami Digital Pre-Orders Include a Theme

Deep Silver, in conjunction with SEGA, have recently announced that digital pre-orders for Yakuza Kiwami, which is a High-Definition remake of the original Yakuza PS2 Game, are now available from the PlayStation Network Store for the PS4 and that all digital pre-orders will include a special theme. Read more of this post

Sonic Mania Release Date Confirmed for PC, Switch, XB1 & PS4

Obviously Sonic Mania is not a Japanese anime related title, and realistically it shouldn’t have a ‘news piece’ on this site; but considering that SEGA are returning to Sonic the Hedgehog’s roots, by releasing a 2D game inspired by the original SEGA MegaDrive/Genesis trilogy, and that this new release date trailer features anime styled cut-scenes inspired from Sonic the Hedgehog OVA and Sonic CD it’s worth talking about. Read more of this post