Friday, December 7, 2012

GungHo Online Entertainment America Announce Dokuro And Ragnarok Odyssey Come To EU PSN This December

GungHo Online Entertainment America have announced they are bringing both Dokuro and Ragnarok Odyssey to the EU this December. 

Dokuro is a mix of a sidecroller, platformer and puzzle game. the game uses both front and back touch screens. the main character is Dokuro and he is out to save his princess, he can change into two forms, each with their own skills and features. Dokuro was developed in Japan by GungHo Online Entertainment.


Ragnarok Odyssey is a quest based RPG and is set in the Ragnarok Online Universe. this RPG is more an action based game than Ragnarok Online game. you can create your character from over 20,000 possible combinations and 6 classes. the game world is open world and you have to explore it. the world is full of other human characters and giants, but you don't have to play alone as the game supports ad-hoc. Ragnarok Odyssey was developed in Japan between Game Arts and GungHo Online Entertainment.


Press Release

Sony Announce Spyro 1, 2 and 3 Come To The EU PSN Store Next Week, 60hz And PS Vita Compatible

Sony have announced the PS1 games Spyro, Spyro 2 and Spyro 3 are coming to the EU PSN next week. these games are the NTSC (American) English versions of the game but Sony have revealed that one of the reasons for the delay was making the games compatible with PAL 60hz. all 3 games are also compatible with the PS Vita. no specific prices were announced but the blog say the games would be similar to current PS1 Classics.

Source: EU Playstation Store

Sega And Three Rings Announce Spellwood Is Out Now For Android And iOS For £1.49/ €1.79/ $1.99

Sega and Three Rings have announced Spellwood is out now. this game is out across iPhone/iPad and Android for £1.49/ €1.79/ $1.99. the game has a single player game which pits you against 90 enemies whilst you explore the towers of Spellwood. each of these towers provides a new challenge with different spells to use. the idea is to spell words to cast magic in battles. you can use Facebook Connect for multiplayer action where you can battle up to 50 of your friends.

iPhone 5 Screenshots

iPhone 4/4s Screenshots

iPad Screenshots

Press Release

Milestone And PQube Announce The Safari Rally DLC For WRC 3 Is Out Now On PS3 And Xbox 360

PQube And Milestone have announced new DLC for WRC 3 on PS3 and Xbox 360 is out now. this DLC is the The Safari Rally, which ran from 1953 until 2003, and includes stages in Kenya. the tracks included are rocky, dirty surfaces which require good Handbrake skills. they can be played in both single player and multiplayer events.

Press Release

Konami Announce Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate Comes To Europe On The 3DS On 8th March

Konami and Mercury Steam have revealed the EU release date for their 3DS game Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate. the game will come out exclusively on the 3DS on 8th March. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate takes place 25 years after Castlevania: Lords of Shadow and before the upcoming game Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, it focuses on the stories behind Simon and Trevor Belmont.


THQ Have Released A New Live Action Trailer For Metro: Last Light Called The Commander

THQ have released a new live action trailer for Metro: Last Light. this trailer shows what happened to the Commander, the guy who closed the Metro Doors.

Commander Bio

Team Ninja Announce Dead Or Alive 5 Plus And Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus For PS Vita

Team Ninja have announced 2 new games for the PS Vita, set for release Q1 2013. first up is Dead Or Alive 5 Plus. this PS Vita version features new touch screen controls, the ability to play in the first person by turning the Vita vertically and it features new training modes for new and advanced players. there will also be the ability to analyse your moves in more detail than in the console versions.

Next is Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus. this new version of Ninja Gaiden 2 is graphically improved over the first Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus game on the Vita. it will have touch controls on both panels as well as motion controls. a new feature is Hero Mode where your powers increase when your health is low. another new mode is Ninja Race where you have to reach a goal before your enemy does, and the final new mode announced is Tag Mission where you have to defend a AI Partner whilst being able to control 2 Ninja's.

Press Release

Capcom Have Released A New DmC: Devil May Cry Video With Commentary Talking About Basic Combat

Capcom have released a new trailer for DmC: Devil May Cry. this video features members of Capcom Unity talking about the basics of the in-game combat. they use in-game action to highlight different attacks. in the video they also talk about how aerial combat is more important and more possible in this game over previous games. some of the combat is similar to previous games.

Source: Capcom Unity

Namco Bandai And Level-5 Have Released The First Behind The Scenes Look At Ni No Kuni: Wrath of The White Witch

Namco Bandai and Level-5 have released the first behind the scenes look at Ni No Kuni: Wrath of The White Witch on the PS3. this 7 minute video takes place at Level-5. the video shows the studio, the developers working on the game as well as their motion capture studio. the video also goes behind the ideas and art with Studio Ghibli and the challenges of putting it into a videogame. lots of in-game action is shown, with a focus on the animation and artwork.