Bandai Namco Acquires 'Unknown 9' Developer Reflector Entertainment

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 6:37 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

As part of its strategy to build Western development capabilities, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe announces that it will acquire Reflector Entertainment Ltd.

'Crossbow: Bloodnight' (ALL) Announced, Comes To PC Next Week - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 6:24 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Crossbow: Bloodnight is a frantic score-attack arena shooter set in a world of camp horror and gore.

'Hardcore Mecha' (ALL) Gets Nintendo Switch Date - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 5:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hardcore Mecha is a 2D platformer action focusing on a better handling where you choose your favorite mecha, and experience fast-paced hardcore battles in either single or multiplayer!

'Disintegration' (ALL) Falling Apart As Multiplayer Shuts Down Mere Months After Launch

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 5:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disintegration is a sci-fi, first-person shooter that blends real-time tactical elements to create an entirely new experience.

'Balan Wonderworld' (ALL) Gets Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 4:50 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Entering a whimsical and bizarre land through a mysterious theatre, Balan Wonderworld is an action-platformer where you take on the role of Leo and Emma as they embark on an adventure like no other.

'Phoenix Point' Year One Edition Announced, Gets Steam Date - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 4:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Phoenix Point is a turn-based tactics and world-based strategy sci-fi game by the original X-COM game designer.

'Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny' (Switch) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 4:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Disgaea 6 unites a grim yet touching story with insane tactical combat while introducing gameplay elements never before seen in the series, such as Super Reincarnation and 3D visuals.

'HyperBrawl Tournament' (ALL) Gets Release Date - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 4:21 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

HyperBrawl Tournament is a sport brawler game where you assemble your teams with devastating weapon & warrior combos and compete to become the Galaxy’s greatest hero!

'Rune Factory 5' (Switch) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 4:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set off on a grand adventure in a fantasy world with the latest entry in the Rune Factory simulation RPG series.

'Civilization VI' (ALL) New Frontier Pass Introduces Basil II of Byzantium - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 3:58 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Sid Meier's Civilization VI is a turn-based strategy that offers players new ways to interact with their world, expand their empire across the map, advance their culture, and compete against history’s greatest leaders to build a civilization to stand the test of time.

'Monster Hunter Rise' (Switch) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 3:30 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Monster Hunter Rise players will possess the ability to rise above the world, using special creatures to scale cliffs and vault high above the magnificent terrain around them.

'Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin' (Switch) Announced - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 3:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin tasks players to become a Monster Rider and embark on an RPG adventure filled with popular monsters from the series.

'Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War' (ALL) PS4 Exclusive Alpha Available for Pre-Load, Content Details - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 3:18 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A direct sequel to the original, fan-favorite Black Ops, and set in the early 1980s, Black Ops Cold War, drops players into the depth of the Cold War’s volatile geopolitical universe in a gripping experience where nothing is as it seems.

'YesterMorrow' (ALL) Gets Release Date - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 3:07 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

YesterMorrow is a time-traveling puzzle platformer where you guide Yui across timelines as she traverses a broken future in search of a way to save her past.

'Katamari Damacy ReRoll' (ALL) Comes To PS4 And Xbox One Later This Year - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 2:28 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Katamari Damacy ReRoll, you start off with a small katamari, but with every level he completes, the katamari can quickly grow from playing cards and people to ocean liners and entire stadiums!

'Ragnorium' Available On Steam Early Access - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 2:17 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Ragnorium is a planetary colonization simulator challenges explorers to establish and shape settlements across multiple eras on unproven, harrowing worlds.

'Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy' (ALL) Details Dormant Ruins, New Abilities - Screens

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 2:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

In Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy, Ryza makes her triumphant return as the protagonist, making franchise history as the first character to take on the hero role in two successive titles.

'Hell Architect' Kickstarter Planned For November - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 1:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Hell Architect is a tycoon and city builder game, allowing you to design, fill with sinners, build, and then manage your own hell.

Thursday, September 17, 2020 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 1:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

 

'Sniper Elite 4' (ALL) Comes To Nintendo Switch Later This Year - Trailer

by Rainier on Sept. 17, 2020 @ 12:11 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Set in the immediate aftermath of its predecessor, Sniper Elite 4 continues the series’ World War Two heritage by transporting players to the beautiful and diverse environments of Italy in 1943.