In an announcement from Bandai Namco today, the crossover SRPG Project X Zone 2 is coming to the West this autumn for 3DS. Monolith Software, the brains behind the Xenoblade series, are developing this installment of this cross-company game, with Sega, Capcom and Bandai Namco still working together to have…
SEGA and Sports Interactive have announced the release of Football Manager Classic 2015 for tablet devices. Football Manager Classic (FMC), which was first introduced as a standalone game mode in Football Manager 2013 allows players to focus on the essentials of taking their team to the top. Designed to appeal…
In one of the oddest announcement of this year, Pokemon developer Game Freak are partnering with Sega to release Tembo the Badass Elephant, a 2D side scrolling where you play a commando elephant who seeks to the defend his city from the ravaging hordes of Phantom. If that doesn't sound…
An official artbook that was sent to a Total War fan has revealed the possibility of a TW: Warhammer game. In a post originally written on TWCentre.net, a Total War Fan forum, one user who was sent an official art book earlier than scheduled found some exciting news for Warhammer…
Sonic 4 Episode 1 and Episode 2 were met with mixed reception when they were released back in the early years of the current decade. Some fans wished that it would be forever forgotten, while others hoped that the previously confirmed trilogy would be completed. However, new evidence from the…
Sega have announced the commencement of closed alpha for Total War: ARENA. First announced at Game Developers Conference in March 2013, the game represents a new direction for the Total War franchise, and is in development by a dedicated team at Creative Assembly, focused on a purely multiplayer experience. Total…
After being hinted at by Sega earlier this week, they have confirmed that the PS3 strategy RPG, Valkyria Chronicles, is heading to PC next month. The PC port will contain all the DLC from the console version, including two side campaigns, six challenge missions and the difficult EX mode for…
Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe have revealed the release date for Football Manager 2015. As well as this anticipated date, many new improvements have been announced for the latest instalment in this popular management series. Major changes to the series include a revamped user interface, manager personalisation options and Twitch integration.…
At the Nintendo booth during EGX 2014, Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric was playable on Wii U, and we were able to get our hands on a demo of the blue blur’s latest outing. Developed by Big Red Button Entertainment, Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric is a departure of sorts…
Alien: Isolation is almost upon us, but we managed to play a quick demo in London that took us through a Survival Mode challenge. Separate from the main game, we were put in the shoes of Amanda Ripley, given a goal to reach, a timer and a flamethrower, and sent…
In news from Creative Assembly, they have announced the next installment in the Total War series, called Total War: Attila. The game will allow you to play as the infamous 'Scourge of God', as you grow the Hunnic Empire and wage war on the dying Roman Empire at the beginning…
One of the games that caused the video games ratings system to be introduced back in the 1990's is making a high definition comeback. Starring the late Dana Plato, Night Trap was originally produced as in the eighties for the NEMO system, but was eventually released on the SEGA MEGA…
I got to play Sonic Boom at Hyper Japan recently and it reinforced how far the Sonic franchise has come from being about speed. The blistering pace from which Sonic had got his name, now replaced with repetitive third person combat and dull platforming. But I thought about it more,…
There may be an official Sonic the Hedgehog film in the works, but there have been several fan made films about the blue coloured speedster, even managing to get the assistance of original Sonic cartoon voice actor Jaleel White on one occasion. The latest of these efforts has now been…
Alien Isolation’s tagline asks “How will you survive?” After playing through the demo of the game, I can confidently answer that question; I won’t. The Creative Assembly went to great pains to create a foreboding atmosphere during the demo of Alien Isolation, which they were showing off down at EGX…
Fans of the Football Manager series have always enjoyed playing the portable versions that have been available on tablets and PlayStation devices. SEGA revealed that the 2014 edition of the game will be coming to PlayStation Vita last year, and the release date was announced in the last week of…
During their talk at EGX REZZED in Birmingham, Creative Assembly have revealed the release date for their upcoming horror game, Alien Isolation. The game will be released on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3 and PC on 7th October, 2014. Alien Isolation is the upcoming first-person survival horror title by…
How to market your game to a community that already hates it It takes a lot to sell a game. To convince someone to buy might take a few different approaches, and publishers have certainly been creative in the past. Those on the fence can usually be persuaded by a…