A Timeless Classic: Street Fighter II Turns 25 Today

A Timeless Classic: Street Fighter II Turns 25 Today

Feb 6, 2016

Capcom’s arcade fighter turns a quarter century old today, leaving a legacy that is down, right + fierce   Today marks 25 years since Street Fighter II: The World Warrior released in arcades on February 6, 1991. Time sure does fly, doesn’t it? While not the first fighting game to make its way to the market, Capcom’s pioneering brawler...

New Super Mario Maker Event Course Features Professor E. Gadd

New Super Mario Maker Event Course Features Professor E. Gadd

Feb 5, 2016

Nintendo’s leading paranormal expert finally gets an adventure of his own in Super Mario Maker’s latest update Nintendo’s latest Event Course, officially-made levels within Super Mario Maker’s online community that allow players to unlock new playable characters (known as Character Costumes), is here and gives players a chance to unlock...

Kamen Rider & Shin Megami Tensei Artist Yasushi Nirasawa Dead At 52

Kamen Rider & Shin Megami Tensei Artist Yasushi Nirasawa Dead At 52

Feb 5, 2016

Anime and game illustrator Yasushi Nirasawa succumbs to kidney failure, leaves behind legacy of masterful horror   Japanese game illustrator Yasushi Nirasawa, known for character designs in Kamen Rider Series entries Kamen Rider Blade, Kamen Rider Kabuto, and Kamen Rider Den-O and the creatures in the GARO series, as well as the man responsible for some of...

Third Mythology Video for Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final Features Medusa

Third Mythology Video for Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final Features Medusa

Feb 5, 2016

The demon with a gaze of stone is back once again in the latest trailer for Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final   The third video showcasing select mythological beings within the Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final universe has been released. This time, the spotlight is on Medusa. Medusa, a demon frequently present within the confines of the Shin Megami Tensei series,...

3DS RPG The Legend of Legacy Now Available In Europe

3DS RPG The Legend of Legacy Now Available In Europe

Feb 5, 2016

FuRyu’s SaGa-inspired adventure The Legend of Legacy lands on 3DS in Europe today   NIS America announced today that FuRyu’s spiritual successor to the SaGa series, The Legend of Legacy, is now available on the Nintendo 3DS in Europe as both a physical and digital release. To celebrate the game’s release, the publisher has released a...

Crytek Release First Video Developer Diary For “The Climb”

Crytek Release First Video Developer Diary For “The Climb”

Feb 5, 2016

Why do you do it? Because it’s there.   Do you like the prospect of scaling a sheer cliff-face hundreds of miles off the ground without cumbersome safety harness, but cringe at the risk of plummeting to your death? Well, Crytek have the solution to this long-standing problem with The Climb, a virtual reality game with all the pulse pounding thrills...