Touhou Project, a series of doujin (essentially Japanese indie) bullet hell shooters, is getting a big time release on the PS4 with Genso no Rondo. What makes this entry particularly innovative is the focus on one-on-one arena combat. Offering many tactical moves such as basic and advanced offensive barrages, special moves, bullet clearing abilities, dashing,…Read more You Sheep!
Imperial SaGa will be a fairly traditional old school RPG judging by the video. In the world of Dysnomia, Adele and her compatriots will take on the gods. Unfortunately, not many more details are currently known. A SaGa 25th Anniversary Vita game is also in the works. SaGa creator Akitoshi Kawazu is on as executive producer,…Read more You Sheep!
Hidetaka Suehiro, better known as SWERY, masterminded the Kinect showpiece D4 for the Xbox One. The adventure game achieved a million downloads in January 2015, when it went up for free on Microsoft's Games with Gold program. Awarded as Best Adventure Game of 2014 and Fan Favorite Game of the Year of 2014 at Gameheadquarters,…Read more You Sheep!
Image courtesy of K73.com After its Chinese debut in March, the PlayStation 4 has rushed to meet and exceed the sales of its competitor, the Xbox One. Combined with the PlayStation Vita, Sony has quickly made a deep impact that has quickly overtaken almost eight months of Microsoft's marketing efforts. K73 suspects that the lead…Read more You Sheep!
Ed Fries, Microsoft's former vice president of game publishing, says the Xbox company won't be able to close the gap. Partially blaming this on the bungling of the Xbox One launch and marketing, he believes the winner of the console wars to already be evident: "I think it’s PS4 by a nose." He is quick…Read more You Sheep!
If you've played Hidetaka Miyazaki's latest game, it won't be too surprising that so many people keep talking about it. If you haven't, maybe it's worth a closer look. I was hesitant to pick up Bloodborne because of everything I heard, and learned first hand, about Demon's Souls and Dark Souls. They're difficult, demand a…Read more You Sheep!
It's a bit of a sparse one again this week. But it doesn't matter because Paper Mario! Yes, that's right. Paper Mario, the original turn-based Mario RPG with a papery twist is now available on the Wii U Nintendo 64 Virtual Console! Oh, happy day! In case you were wondering, the other releases this week…Read more You Sheep!
After shedding itself of the Vaio computer line, and eyeing an exit from the phone and television market, Sony must focus on their bread and butter to increase profits. Perhaps this is why at an annual shareholder meeting, they announced intentions to grow their investment in the PlayStation line of products and services. Sony will…Read more You Sheep!
I've recently been playing a ton of Bloodborne, and decided to check out Demon's Souls and Dark Souls on the PlayStation 3 to see if I could now wrap my head around them. Boy, those visuals are hard to go back to. The transition to the current state of game visuals must have been so…Read more You Sheep!
This week, the PlayStation Store sees the arrival of Tim Schafer's big Kickstarter project, Broken Age (available as a PS4/Vita Cross Buy). Also new this week, banana republic sim, Tropico 5, a Japanese rpg/idol managing sim called Omega Quintet, and a handful of Star Wars PS2 classics. Go ahead and jump past the broken page…Read more You Sheep!