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After reaching $2 million funding goal in Kickstarter under 10 hours, new stretch goals have been added to Shenmue III. (P.S. Where is the stretch goals for a PS4 physical copy!?)

  • $3.20M - Rapport System
  • $3.50M - Skill Tree System
  • $4.00M - Baisha Village Expanded Mini Games X 5
  • $4.20M - Baisha Village Expanded Infiltration Mission
  • $4.40M - Baisha Village Expanded Additional Quest
  • $4.60M - Baisha Village Expanded Battle Event
  • $5.00M - Baisha Village Expanded Character Perspective System

NieR New Project director Yoko Taro confirmed during E3, that the new game will have 3 playable characters, two of which were already revealed. One is a white haired girl in the trailer, the other is a boy standing on top of a building in the trailer.

Amazon Canada has listed a PS4 version of Digimon World: Cyber Sleuth will be coming. A PS Vita version of the game has released in Japan this February.

Tetsuya Nomura revealed further info about the newly announced Final Fantasy VII Remake. First the game won't be a simple remake, the scenario writer Nojima will improve the setup of the story, and more info such as the official title will be revealed in a follow-up report this winter. Nomura said "If you're doing a full remake, it must be made with a different approach that matches the times. Because it's now, and precisely because this is a full remake, I want to see what kind of fun is possible."

Further more on FFVII Remake, Square Enix hopes the announcement will help boost the PS4 sales in Japan. Nomura: "There's more and more titles being introduced for the platform, and we're hoping that announcing the remake of Final Fantasy VII, it'll give a boost to people wanting to buy this current generation of console. If we announced the remake after all those titles have been sold, it wouldn't have created such an impact, so that’s why we decided on this timing. We wanted to reassure players that PlayStation 4 is coming out with great titles including Final Fantasy VII. That’s why we decided to announce the remake.”

From Software director Hidetaka Miyazaki said that Dark Souls III will have expanded character builder and tactical options without sacrificing the feel of the series. There will be concept of rapid fire for short bow. There will be slightly less maps than DSII, but the maps are on a much larger scale.

Star Fox Zero will not have online multiplayer element, Shigeru Miyamoto explained that the team is more concerned with producing a highly polished 60fps single player experience ...


The Last Guardian for PS4 will launch in 2016, the game is a collaboration between SCE Japan Studio and GenDesign, which is formed by game director Fumito Ueda and developers of ICO and Shadow of the Colossus.


Square Enix revealed the first disney world "Tangled" in Kingdom Hearts III at E3. The company also mentioned collaboration with The Walt Disney Animation Studios on this project ....


SCE Third Party Productions boss Gio Corsi confirmed during the E3 Live Stream that Sony is a production partner with Yu Suzuki and Ys Net to produce Shenmue III. He said: "The only way this is going to happen is if fans speak up, and we thought Kickstarter was the perfect place to do this. So we set a goal for $2 million and if the fans come in and back it, then absolutely, we're going to make this a reality. So, Sony and PlayStation are definitely a partner in this game, and it's going to be run through Third Party Productions with Ys Net. We're going to get the game done. We’re going to be partners the whole way, and we're really excited to see this thing come out in a couple of years."

Square Enix announced a new development studio called Tokyo RPG Factory has been established in Tokyo, dedeicated to developer RPGs. The studio's first project is an all new RPG tentatively named Project Setsuna, the game is expected to release in 2016.

Square Enix confirmed that Tri-Ace developed RPG Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness will launch for PS3 and PS4 in Japan this winter, and in North America and Europe in 2016. See E3 trailer below.


Square Enix’s E3 2015 press conference live stream (10AM PDT / 1PM EDT) via YouTube.

Super Mario Maker for Wii U will launch in North America on Sep 11.

Nintendo announced Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash for Wii U, which will launch in holiday 2015.

Nintendo announced Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam for 3DS, which is a RPG in which two Mario universes collided into one. The game will be out in 2016.

Nintendo announced Metroid Prime: Federation Force for 3DS, a 4 player co-op action game, which includes Metroid Prime: Blast Ball as a mini game. The game will launch in 2016.

Guerrilla Games' post-apocalypse game Horizon: Zero Dawn features human battles against cyborgs. Take on the role of skilled hunter Aloy as you explore a vibrant and lush world inhabited by mysterious mechanized creatures ....


Sony has announced that Square Enix's Final Fantasy VII is being remake for PS4 (and other platforms), the game will arrive on PS4 first. The game director is Tetsuya Nomura, and scenario writer is Kazushige Nojima.


Yu Suzuki took the Sony E3 Press Conference stage and announced a Kickstarter campaign for Shenmue III, which is coming to PS4 and PC. The Kickstarter is seeking $2 million to fund the project .....


Sony revealed Square Enix's new title World of Final Fantasy at E3, a new RPG battle type game with chibi/deformed characters, you can find recruit monsters in your team and characters from other FF titles .....


Sony has announced that The Last Guardian will be coming to PS4 in 2016. Shuhei Yoshida: "I could not be happier standing here today, you don't know how long I have waited for this moment to re-introduce The Last Guardian with first ever gameplay on PS4."

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst will arrive on PS4, Xbox One and PC on Feb 25, 2016. The game takes place in an open world environment, from the highest skyscrapers to the darkest tunnels, the city of Glass is yours to explore ....


Bandai Namco will release Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul for PS4, PS3 and PC this fall, te game will have Taurus' Aldebaran and Leo's Aiolia in God Cloths ....


Dengeki scan reveals the 4th playable character Yuuki Shinomiya in Tokyo Xanadu, he is a prodigy with an IQ of 180. His weapon is a large mallet, his soul device is the "spirit peridium" ....


EA released a new preview trailer of DICE's Star Wars: Battlefront, the game will support up to 40 players online, and the crafted missions can be played online, offline or with a friend via split-screen offline mode ....


Square Enix revealed story and backing settings for Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness. The protagonist Fedel Camus is a swordsman, he inherited the skills from his father, who is a well-known swordsman in the Reslia Kingdom .....


Bandai Namco's Project X Zone 2: Brave New World returns with crossover charaters from Capcom, Sega and Bandai Namco, new comers include:


Square Enix has officially revealed Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness in the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, the game is in development for PS3 and PS4 by the series developer Tri-Ace ....


Square Enix announced Dissidia Final Fantasy at the Japan Amusement Expo 2015, a new 3-vs-3 battle system will be used, and the graphics will be brought up to the FFXV level. The trailer shows 6 characters, including Terra Branford ....


New Dengeki PlayStation scans of Persona 5 shows the protagonist obtained his Persona after an incident, and his Persona is named Arsene .....



Past News: Dec 2014 Game Forum