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Square Enix has released a new Christmas rearrangement album. One of the tracks included is from an “upcoming Seiken Densetsu game.” That’s the Japanese name for the Mana series. See the track list below.
Check out this video on how to get Gran Turismo 6 credits really easily. No need for microtransactions when you got this.
Newegg is having their end of the year gaming sale. You can pick up Super Luigi U for $19.99, Lego Batman 2 on Wii U for $9.99, MLB 2K13 for $17.99 and more. See all the deals here.
YouTube is going through all sorts of crazy changes. Yesterday, PE reported Nintendo has started flagging videos that use their content. Well it seems its just not Nintendo. Many publishers are starting to flag videos, even from YouTubers with millions of subs. Get the full details here, my take past the link.
Since Need for Speed Rivals is complete, Ghosts Games is looking for new workers for the next game in the franchise.
This week’s Famitsu review scores are in. The leading games are Drakengard 3 and Shin Gundam Musou. See all the scores below.
Namco Bandai has confirmed they will reveal a new Digimon title this month. The game will be revealed in full in February, 2014 issue of V-Jump magazine. What system do you guys think it will be on? I think its a PS Vita and 3DS game. Source
The leading retail chain in Japan, Tsutaya, has released their top selling games for the past week. This usually gives us an idea of how the Media Create charts will look on Wednesday. Unsurprisingly, Gran Turismo 6 is the top game. Attack on Titan is next, followed by Dragon Quest X Version 2. See the full charts below.
PlayStation Plus members can pick up Borderlands 2 on PS3 tomorrow after the update. More details and information here. Check out the link for a bunch of holiday discounts as well. Thanks Amigaengine for the tip!
Francis discusses and reviews RAGE on the Xbox 360! Subscribe to my PE Reviews Channel for the latest reviews.
Konami has revealed news details for Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2. This comes from the December issue of Game Informer. See the details below.
IGN has a Japanese copy of Lighting Returns Final Fantasy 13. They are playing through the game, check it out below.
While I might get on EA a lot, they are doing the right thing in this case. EA’s Humble Origin Bundle raised $1.65 million for the American Cancer Society. So I commend EA for that. Thanks Amigaengine for the tip!
A NeoGAF thread suggests that Visual Concepts has patched in always online DRM into NBA 2K14 on PS4 and Xbox One. Read the GAF report below.
The Media Create is on the only Japanese sales tracking organization. Dengeki online also tracks sales, and they include download card/bundles. One thing to note is this isn’t 100% accurate. See all the hardware and software numbers from Japan here. Use google translate to see in English.
That “award” show was a total sham and no one should have expected any better. Newsflash: It’s ALWAYS been shit. The fact that Nintendo went there with as underwhelming an announcement as Cranky Kong and came out smelling like roses PROVES beyond the shadow of a doubt, that that show is a f**king abomination!
Ever since the Kinect was announced, some people had their concerns about potential spying. A new report on America’s National Security Agency claims that the organizations is using Xbox Live, World of Warcraft, Second Life, and more to spy on people. Read the full report here. My Take past the link. Thanks Anti for the tip!
People need to understand that at its core games need to be treated like games and mot just a form of entertainment, cause the convolution of movies being virtual movies its actually messing up video games.
Things are getting quite crazy with Skullgirls, Konami, and Lab Zero. Konami has requested the removal of the popular fighting game. More details can be found here. As it stands now, Skillgirls will be de-listed from PSN on December 17th. The Xbox Live de-listing will be on December 31st. Thanks Anti for the tip!
Kingdom Hearts fans can pick up Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix on PS3 for $19.99 on Ebay. Grab yours here.
Amazon is running a nice deal on Batman Arkham City: Game of the Year Edition. You can pick the game up on Xbox 360 or PS3 for $9.99. More details past the link, or you can grab yours here.
Telltale is making a Borderlands game, its called Tales from the Borderlands. See the interview with Gearbox’s President and CEO Randy Pitchford.
Some of you guys might have noticed many of the VGX trailers I posted were removed by the user. I just wanted to let you guys know that I’m re-posting those trailers with the official trailers from GT. Thanks for your patience.
Telltale is all over the place, first Borderlands, now Game of Thrones. See the teaser trailer below.