Day: 07/10/2012

Atlus USA Announces Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends Of The Titan


By: Shawn Collier   (@ShawnCollier) Ever since its Japanese release earlier this year, fans of Atlus’s Etrian Odyssey franchise, which started back on the Nintendo DS, have been wondering when the publisher would announce their localization plans for the newest Nintendo 3DS entry. That time is now, as the game has now been officially announced for North America. Etrian Odyssey IV plays similarly to its predecessor with an tough, old-school dungeon RPG feel where one false move can sound defeat. New to this []

Game Fixing Resident Evil 6 Patch Now Live On PSN


By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) A new patch has been released for Resident Evil 6 on the PlayStation Network which fixes a major problem with the game. The day one patch rendered copies of the game which had been downloaded via PlayStation Store unplayable. This lead to Capcom stopping the release of the patch and telling those affected to re-download the game. Gamers who purchased a disc-based copy of the game on the PS3 or Xbox 360 were unaffected by this bug as []

How Assassin’s Creed III Is Hurting Liberation


By: Spencer Pressly   (@torchwood4sp) At the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo otherwise known as E3 the fate of the Playstation Vita was still in an unsure state. Fans of Sony’s newest handheld were hoping that the Sony press conference would show off tons of great new Vita games and show that they had something to look forward to in the handhelds future. The biggest game announced was Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation. Liberation was going to look just like the console version, but instead []

Yang Hyunsuk "2NE1·Taeyang, New songs in November"


By: KRISTINEKWAK 2NE1 and Big Bang’s Taeyang will both come out with new songs this coming November. The head of YG Entertainment, one of the greatest entertainment labels in Korea, Yang Hyunsuk explained the plans of new releases of 2NE1 and Taeyang. Yang Hyunsuk stated “2NE1 originally planned to release a new album in October but with the world tour, it is very likely for the new release to be in November instead.” He continued “2NE1 has a recording schedule for this []

G-Dragon Creates Underwear Design for ‘Infinity Challenge’


By: YGFAN25 After being recruited into ‘Infinity Office,′ Big Bang’s G-Dragon was given the task of creating an underwear design that is sure to become popular. On October 6’s episode of MBC’s Infinity Challenge, G-Dragon will not only be coming up with a new underwear idea, but also will walk down the runway wearing it. A teaser photo from the program showed G-Dragon sporting boxers with many colorful feathers. G-Dragon, being the fashionista that he is, also added various accessories to make []

Level 5 bringing SUDA51’s Liberation Maiden to Europe


By: Mark Walton Professor Layton developer Level 5 is bringing three of its previous Japan-only 3DS releases to Europe. Up first is Liberation Maiden, a 3D sci-fi shooter created by SUDA51 that puts players in command of a humanoid robot called Kamui. It’s available to download immediately from the Nintendo 3DS eShop for £7.19. Following shortly after in November is Aero Porter, a puzzle game created by Seaman creator Yoot Saito. The game sees players sorting colour-coded luggage onto conveyor belts while attempting []

Unfinished Swan out October 23


By: Eddie Makuch The Unfinished Swan now has a release date. The PlayStation 3-exclusive from independent studio Giant Sparrow will release through the PlayStation Network on October 23, the company announced today through thePlayStation Blog. PlayStation Plus subscribers can get the first-person painting game a week early on October 16. No price for the game was announced. The Unfinished Swan follows an orphan boy, Monroe, whose mother left him a painting of an unfinished swan. The swan emerges from the painting one []

Resistance Collection hits PS3 this winter


By: Eddie Makuch Insomniac Games may be finished developing Resistance games, but that doesn’t mean Sony is abandoning the brand. The company today announced the Resistance Collection, a $40 PlayStation 3 compilation pack that includes all three Insomniac-developed entries. Due out this winter, the Resistance Collection includes Resistance: Fall of Man (2006), Resistance 2 (2008), and Resistance 3 (2011). Additionally, the bundle will include downloadable content for Resistance 2 (Aftermath Pack and skin bundle) and Resistance 3 (Brutality and Survival packs). The []

Now is the right time for new IP, says Remember Me dev


By: Eddie Makuch Now, at what is believed to be the tail-end of an already protracted console cycle, is the right time to release new franchises. That’s according to Remember Me developer Dontnod creative director Jean-Maxime Moris. Responding to a comment from EA Labels boss Frank Gibeau about how holding off until next-generation consoles arrive to launch new IP may be advantageous, Moris partially agreed with Gibeau, but offered a different view in an interview withVG247. “Those guys think that people are []