Feb
21

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New Final Fantasy XV Content Now Available

The Final Fantasy XV “Booster Pack +” DLC, first announced at last month’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Event, is now available to all Season Pass holders. The “Booster Pack +” contains items that give players a potent combat advantage and improve their angling skills. These items include:

  • Ragnarok – A single handed sword allowing players to perform a powerful Warp-strike attack
  • Dragon Drain – A fishing rod that suppresses the movement of fish, making harder fish easier to catch
  • Avior – A reel that can pull in fish with greater strength by taking off more HP the lower the line durability falls

The “Booster Pack” (Free Version) that includes the Magitek Exosuit will be released at a later date.

In a new update released this week, two new music tracks from the upcoming action-RPG NieR: Automata (“Song of the Ancients/Destiny,” “Weight of the World”) have been added to the music player in Final Fantasy XV. Several other additions and improvements include:

  • Addition of timed quests
  • Increased level cap, from 99 to 120
  • Total number of saved photos increased from 150 to 200
  • Music player is now accessible while riding chocobos
  • Support for increased framerate on PlayStation 4 Pro light mode

Previously exclusive as a pre-order bonus, A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV will be available as a free download for all players starting March 1st via the Xbox Games Store and the PlayStation Store.

Feb
21

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The Velvet Room Welcomes Your Return in Persona 5

Caroline, Justine, and Igor welcome you to prison in the new trailer for Persona 5. The game will be available on April 4th for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3.

Feb
21

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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood – Extended CGI Trailer

At the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Frankfurt, Germany, Square Enix revealed that players of the MMORPG will not only join the resistance and fight for the liberation of Ala Mhigo, but will also be travelling to Doma and its surrounding areas in the title’s second expansion, Stormblood. This Far-Eastern nation has often been intertwined within the Final Fantasy XIV storyline, and players will now have the chance to depart the shores of Eorzea and explore an entirely new region within the world of Hydaelyn.

Also showcased at Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Frankfurt was a first look at the extended Stormblood CGI trailer, which highlighted a variety of new content, including Kugane and the samurai in action.

Feb
21

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Berserk and the Band of the Hawk Out Now

Koei Tecmo today announced that Berserk and the Bank of the Hawk, developer Omega Force’s most brutal Warriors style title to date, is now available for the PlayStation 4, digitally on the PlayStation Vita, and on PC via Steam. Those who purchase the title through Steam within its first week of launch will receive a 10% early-purchase discount alongside a selection of pre-order costumes. Based on the manga and anime series Berserk by Kentarou Miura, Berserk and the Band of the Hawk closely follows the events of the story arcs from the manga’s narrative, focusing on the adventure of Guts, Casca, the Band of the Hawk, and Guts’ Traveling Party throughout their perilous conquest against a sinister realm of demonic fiends.

Feb
21

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Resident Evil 7 Banned Footage Out Now on Xbox One and PC

Capcom today launched Resident Evil 7 biohazard DLC Banned Footage Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 on Xbox One and PC, with Windows 10 coming soon. Banned Footage Vol. 1 is available for $9.99, while Banned Footage Vol. 2 is available for $14.99. Both volumes will also be readily available for players who have purchased either the Deluxe Edition or Season Pass. Each pack includes two banned footage scenarios and an extra mode: Vol. 1 includes “Nightmare,” “Bedroom” and “Ethan Must Die”, while Vol. 2 includes “Daughters”, “21,” and “Jack’s 55th Birthday”. All Banned Footage DLC is also available to download on PlayStation 4.

Feb
21

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WWE 2K17 Hall of Fame Showcase Now Available

2K today announced the WWE 2K17 Hall of Fame Showcase is now available as DLC for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. The Hall of Fame Showcase, available for $9.99 and also included as part of the game’s Season Pass, enables access to the following playable matches:

  • Cactus Jack and Diamond Dallas Page vs. The Fabulous Freebirds (Jimmy Garvin and Michael “PS” Hayes) (WCW Saturday Night 1992);
  • The Fabulous Freebirds (Buddy Roberts and Michael “PS” Hayes) vs. Kerry and Kevin Von Erich (WCCW 1986);
  • Ivory vs. Jacqueline (SmackDown 2000);
  • Sting (gold and black tights) vs. Ric Flair (Clash of Champions 1988);
  • Sting (n.W.o. Wolfpac ring gear) vs. Bret Hart (WCW Halloween Havoc 1998);
  • Papa Shango vs. The Godfather (Dream Match);
  • Big Boss Man (with Albert) vs. The Big Show (Armageddon 1999).

WWE 2K17’s Hall of Fame Showcase for PC players will be available for download in the near future.

Feb
21

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Styx: Shards of Darkness – Making of a Goblin

Cyanide Studio, developers of Styx: Shards of Darkness, today share in video how they envisioned and gave life, personality and soul to the main lead of their game, the witty goblin Styx.

Styx: Shards of Darkness comes March 14th to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Feb
21

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Ys Origin is Now Available on PS4

DotEmu today announced that Ys Origin is now available digitally on the PlayStation 4 for $19.99. Initially released in Japan in 2006, Ys Origin has been enhanced with brand-new features while keeping true to the original spirit of the series.

Feb
20

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Chroma Squad Launching on PS4 and Xbox One in May

Bandai Namco today announced that the tactical role-playing game Chroma Squad, inspired by Saban’s Power Rangers, will launch on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in May.

In Chroma Squad, players take control of five high-flying stunt actors who decide to quit their day jobs and create their own Power Rangers TV show.

Chroma Squad is also currently available for PC via Steam. With the game’s spring release, Bandai Namco confirms that these platforms, and Steam, will be the featured platforms for Chroma Squad and the game will no longer be available for the PlayStation Vita.

Feb
18

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Disgaea 5 Complete Coming to Nintendo Switch on May 23rd

At their annual press event, NIS America announced that Disgaea 5 Complete will be arriving to the Nintendo Switch on May 23rd as a physical and digital release. The game includes all 8 bonus scenarios, 4 fan-favorite characters, and 3 character classes that were originally DLC in the PlayStation 4 release of Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance.