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ImageEpoch announced Sol Trigger for PSP, a new RPG featuring scenario from Kazushige Nojima and character designs from Shuji Sogabe. IThe protagonist Farrell is a young man who has the rare power of Golden Sol....


RUMOR: UK online retailer Play.com listed a number of new PS Vita titles that were previously unannounced, including Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Nights, Monster Hunter Portable 3 and Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, plus it also indicates that Tales of Innocence R will be coming to Europe soon. [UPDATE: image of GTA Vice City Nights posted on Play.com was fake, the listing of the new games except for MHP3 were removed from the site shortly after.]

Here are some new screenshots of Grasshopper's Lollipop Chainsaw, the protagonist Juliet will have collaborative costumes with manga and anime, including Highschool of the Dead, Deadman Wonderland, Is This a Zombie and Manyu Hiken-cho.


Here are some new screenshots of Namco Bandai's Ridge Racer Unbounded, developed by Bugbear Entertainment, the release date has been pushed back to second half of 2012.


In the Famitsu interview with Team Ninja's Yousuke Hayashi, the producer said Dead or Alive 5 will probably feature more Virtua Fighter characters than just Akira, and the character's moves are basically unchanged from VF5.

Famitsu reported that Square Enix will release the first Final Fantasy XIII-2 download episode for Lightning in May, which will have battles between Lightning and the main villain Caius, and it will be a different type of combats in episode 1 of the main story.

Sega announced a new title in the PSP Remaster series for PS3, the company will bring the PSP music rhythm game K-On! Houkago Live! HD Version to PS3 this summer, the PS3 version will have stereoscopic 3D and Ad-hoc party support.

Square Enix anounced the next download content Jihl Nabaat for Final Fantasy XIII-2 will be released on Mar 13, for 300 yen. Square Enix also made the pre-order bonus weapons Calamity Blade, Genji Bow and Muramasa available as download content for 100 yen each.

Koei Tecmo announced that Hisashi Koinuma, the main producer of the Musou [Warriors] series, will be promoted to the head of Software Division in the company, he was the head of the second software division in the past. Koinuma will take over the rule from Yoichi Erikawa, Erikawa will remain as the company's CEO.

The PSP is still live and kicking in Japan, Sony will release a new Sky Blue + Marine Blue combo color PSP in Japan, with the sky blue front and marine blue back casing. It will be available on April 26 for 17800 yen.

Here are some new screenshots of Square Enix's Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, showing the characters and gameplay in the Tron: Legacy world.


Grasshopper Manufacture will release Lollipop Chainsaw for PS3 and Xbox 360 in Japan on June 14.

Here are some new screenshots and preview trailer of Team Ninja's Dead or Alive 5, showing Kasumi, Ayane and the crossover character Akira from Sega's Virtua Fighter 5....


Capcom announced that the Xbox 360 version of Dragon's Dogma will get time exclusive download content ahead of the PS3 version, the first batch of download content will include 8 download quests....


Here are some new screenshots and video of Capcom's Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, showing the Xbox 360 exclusive Nemesis Mode, in which you can control Nemesis in the multiplayer mode.


Ubisoft confirmed that Assassin's Creed III will be coming to Wii U, as well as Xbox 360, PS3 and PC on October 30.

Capcom explained the reason that the 12 additional characters for Street Fighter X Tekken that supposed to be PS Vita exclusive, are already included on the PS3 and Xbox 360 game disc, while not playable until the sometimes this fall. The reason is to allow players who purhcased the DLC characters to play together with those who didn't buy these DLC characters without issues, it also helps saving users from downloading massive content online.

Nintendo announced that 4.5 million units of Nintendo 3DS were sold in North America in its first year, outsold Nintendo DS's 2.3 million units during the first year.

Namco Bandai announced its racing game Ridge Racer Unbounded has been deplayed from first half of 2012 to second half of 2012, the reason is to give the team more time to pack more exciting content to the game.


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