Final Fantasy XVI ‘Ambition’ trailer released, new FF 16 characters revealed

An in-game scene featuring Clive Rosfield from Final Fantasy XVI.

Fan anticipation for the long-awaited Final Fantasy XVI has turned into a frenzy! And Square Enix only plans to build on this excitement with its carefully orchestrated reveals. Recently, the world-renowned game publisher and developer unveiled the Final Fantasy XVI ‘Ambition’ trailer, and unsurprisingly — it had the intended effect!  And in typical Square Enix fashion, … Read more

Loop8: Summer of Gods release date confirmed by trailer 2: Here’s the details for this ‘Coming-of-Age RPG’

Nini and Konoha as they appear in the key visual of Loop8: Summer of Gods.

Marvelous just dropped their 2nd trailer of Loop8: Summer of Gods, and it’s phenomenal! This coming-of-age RPG boasts a beautifully conceived countryside setting brimming with nostalgia and charm. And it features a young and likable cast of characters that wouldn’t feel out of place in a Persona game. Loop8: Summer of Gods is coming out … Read more

Akiba’s Trip 2 Director’s Cut release date and details confirmed by trailer PV

Yuuki Kasugano and Kati Raikkonen appear in the Akiba's Trip Director's Cut promo.

Long-time fans of Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed have probably wondered if they will ever get a new update of this unique action-adventure game. Fortunately, developer Acquire just dropped their latest Japanese promo video of Akiba’s Trip 2 Director’s Cut, which let us in on some juicy details!  This title will release on April 20, … Read more

FRONT MISSION 2: Remake Nintendo Switch details and screenshots revealed

A wanzer from FRONT MISSION 2: Remake.

Forever Entertainment will publish the mecha tactical RPG — FRONT MISSION 2: Remake — for the Nintendo Switch in 2023. An exact release date remains unconfirmed, but the game’s Nintendo eShop page does reveal some details.  This title’s storyline follows events from the first entry of Front Mission (initially released in 1995 for the Super Famicom) and the … Read more

Legendary programmer Uemura Tatsuya reveals his top 5 Toaplan games, updated PC ports confirmed

Boss battle scene from Truxton II made by Toaplan.

Recently, Uemura Tatsuya revealed his best five Toaplan shoot-’em-ups via his U-Brand YouTube channel. This video is a follow-up on a personal ranking that appeared in a video by Shmup Junkie — a YouTuber that predominantly covers arcade and shoot-’em-up games. Uemura further elaborates on why he picked these five titles. He states that these … Read more