Crossover video games are often treated with suspicion, especially when the intellectual properties that make the connection are well respected. Back in 2010, a project was announced that would bring together ATLUS’s flagship Shin Megami Tensei franchise, and Intelligent Systems Fire Emblem series.  The end result of this collaboration was…
Ahead of next week's E3 madness, Playtonic Games have released a special trailer for Yooka Laylee, showing off glimpses of the first two levels of the game, as well as showing the chameleon-bat duo in action. The trailer is peak Playtonic, complete with a Grant Kirkhope soundtrack, nods to Banjo…
After a successful release in Japan last year, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE is on it's way to the West thanks to ATLUS and Nintendo. In order to help promote the game to fans for the genre, the official website has now been launched. At present, there is no official English information on…
This will probably be the closest you'll ever get to Steve in Super Smash Bros. In a free update coming to the Wii U edition of Minecraft, Mojang have officially partnered with Nintendo to create a special Super Mario themed update. Essentially, Microsoft have worked with Nintendo to put its…
Originally announced back in January 2015 as Project Treasure, Lost Reavers is a free to play action RPG that was released in Japan at the end of last year for the Wii U. After a brief period in open beta last week, Bandai Namco have announced that the game is…
[audio mp3="https://zone1-vgu.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/VGUPodcast_24_04_16.mp3"][/audio] Welcome to episode two of the VGU Podcast where we take a moment out of writing the news to talk about it as well as what we have been getting our hands on. You can catch this episode as well as the previous one either here on the…
Ackk Studios have released another trailer for YIIK: A Postmodern RPG, now teasing at a summer release date. Ackk was initially scheduled to release their tribute to games like Persona and Earthbound this February, but due to the team wanting to put some last minute finishing touches on their work,…
After announcing that the long awaited Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem project for the Wii U, now known as Tokyo Mirage Sessions, would be released in Europe later this year, ATLUS have today revealed that a special version of the game will be made available at launch named the…
A few months ago, we saw North America receive four new games to their   Nintendo Selects range, formerly known as the Player's Choice catalogue. Essentially, when a game sells over a certain amount of copies, it becomes eligible for the Nintendo Selects programme. If the developer agrees, the game can…
Ahead of the launch later this month, Nintendo have revealed the amiibo functionality which will be available in Star Fox Zero in a brand new trailer, showing the ace pilot team in action. Scanning the Falco amiibo will unlock the Black Arwing, a variant of the spaceship which has increased…