About Chris Del Castillo

Growing up Chris watched a lot of the original Saturday morning cartoons and developed a love for arts and animation. Growing up he tried his hand at animation and eventually script writing, but even more his love of video games, anime and technology grew.

No DLC for Assassin’s Creed IV Wii U version; PS3 and PS4 to get exclusive DLC

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With Assassin’s Creed IV coming out at the end of the month for the Xbox 360, Wii U and PlayStation 3 and next month for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, your choices of systems definitely aren’t limited. Recently Ubisoft announced the upcoming Freedom’s Cry DLC. The PlayStation 3 and PS4 version … Continue reading

Final Fantasy VI coming to iOS and Android, may lead to a FF VII release


It was bound to happen sooner or later, and I am just amazed it took this long. Final Fantasy VI will be coming to Android and iOS devices with enhanced options. The game will be getting visual touch ups similar to Final Fantasy V, and will still keep the 2D-style. … Continue reading

Konami releasing the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection in November


A few months ago it was rumored that Castlevania: Mirror of Fate would be getting an HD update. Konami later announced that Mirror of Fate would be ported to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Konami today announced that the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection will be released on November 5th … Continue reading

Pier Solar making a strong HD impression at Indiecade 2013 at the Nintendo booth


In 2010 Watermelon Co. developed and published a game for the Sega Mega Drive, aka Sega Genesis, called Pier Solar. This is more than 21 years later after the console was released. It’s created by a team who loves RPG games, and they in turn made an RPG that added elements … Continue reading

Indiecade 2013 – Grinsia taking JRPGs back to its 8-bit roots


Indiecade 2013 had tons of games to showcase and there were a few that got my attention. Nintendo had a strong presence at Indiecade with a nice shaded booth housing multiple Wii Us and Nintendo 3DS systems. One game caught my eye, and it was a retro-style RPG game titled Grinsia, … Continue reading

Watch Sword Art Online on Toonami and enter to win a Sony Personal 3D Viewer


My Saturdays usually consist of playing video games and on occasion watching Toonami to watch some dubbed anime, especially Sword Art Online. Now Aniplex is giving you a great reason to get into the MMORPG-style Anime. Sometime during Sword Art Online, a keyword will appear. By entering it at the Aniplex … Continue reading

The Dark Side is going mobile with Star Wars: Tiny Death Star


Disney Interactive is taking Star Wars back to the 8-bit days with a new mobile title called Star Wars: Tiny Death Star. LucasArts and NimbleBit are bringing an adventure where you work for the Dark Side under Lord Vader and Emperor Palpatine. You’ll also attract Galactic citizens, run intergalactic businesses, and … Continue reading

Aksys Games announces BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Limited Edition coming to US


  Aksys Games announced today that BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma will be getting a limited edition release in North America when the PlayStation 3-exclusive 2D fighter releases in 2014. The Limited Edition set includes a 40-page full color art book, an official soundtrack CD composed by game creator and musician Daisuke Ishiwatari, a very … Continue reading

Get a better look at Squad Mode in the new Call of Duty: Ghosts trailer


Next month Call of Duty: Ghosts will be released for both current and next generation consoles. Back in August, Infinity Ward and Activision held the Call of Duty Ghosts Multiplayer reveal which showed off the multiple gameplay modes Ghosts will have both new and old. Today Activision released a new trailer … Continue reading

Wii U firmware 4.0 is live, allows Wii games to be played from the Wii U pad


Nintendo has let loose firmware version 4.0 for the Nintendo Wii and it comes with plenty of wanted updates. Up first is the ability to play Wii games from the Wii U gamepad. While that may sound cool you will still need to use wiimotes to play the games. Nintendo’s … Continue reading

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds coming November 22nd


During the Nintendo Direct presentation, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata announced that the Nintendo 3DS-exclusive game will be released on November 22nd for both North America and Europe. Iwata also talked about the normal game formula that has been in the Zelda series since launch. When Link finds a weapon in … Continue reading

Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies Demo out now on the Nintendo eShop


Capcom previously announced that Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies would be released exclusively on the Nintendo eShop on October 24th, but today during the Nintendo Direct it was announced the demo would be available as of today for the 3DS. As an added bonus, if you purchase the game between October 24 … Continue reading

Mighty No. 9 funded, raises over $4 Million


The Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter is finished and it went way beyond expectations. It originally had a Kickstarter goal of $900,000 and has finished with over $4 Million dollars. The final count is still rising. With 67,226 backers, the Kickstarter raised $3,845,170 while Paypal raised another $186,380; totaling $4,031,550 million. That … Continue reading

Legendary Pictures and Blizzard releasing a Warcraft movie in 2015


It’s finally coming! Legendary Pictures posted on their Facebook page that the Warcraft movie is being released on December 18th, 2015. Blizzard also shared the good news on their Warcraft Twitter Page and the internet is buzzing. Duncan Jones (Source Code) has been attached to this move since it was announced and … Continue reading

GTA online is live now! Currently only for Xbox 360


It’s currently 2:10 AM in the West Coast and GTA Online is now live for Xbox 360. It’s time to sign in to your Xbox Live and download the Grand Theft Auto V update and create some multiplayer memories and destruction with your buddies. The PlayStation 3 version should be … Continue reading

Disgaea D2 Review – The Netherworld the second time around


The Disgaea series has already spanned four (main series) titles, with each game focusing on a brand new cast of characters set in an alternate netherworld. While previous characters have appeared in some form (unlockable or dlc), one thing is certain, in Disgaea you can expect a lot of comedy, … Continue reading

Real Boxing for the PlayStation Vita comes out swinging (review)


Real Boxing is the first boxing game developed for the PlayStation Vita by Vivid Games. Vivid also released Real Boxing for the PlayStation 3 late last year. The game runs on the Unreal Engine 3 to create a realistic, action based boxing game which they hope fans will enjoy. You’ll … Continue reading

Persona 4 The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold’s new trailer introduces an original character


The sequel to Persona 4 – The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena will now known as Persona 4 The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold.  Last month Atlus and Aksys had a secret location test during the Guilty Gear Xrd game testing. Two new characters were shown: The Counterattack’s Total Slacker Junpei Iori and The Flashy Pink Sniper. Yukari Takeba … Continue reading

Get an extended look at the Deadly Six from Sonic Lost World


We are a month away from the next Sonic title, which is being released exclusively on the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS. It’s a new take on the Sonic series, and we’re treated with a brand-new exploration and action with the blue hedgehog. I’ve been pretty excited for this title … Continue reading

Atlus President and CEO Naoto Hiraoka issues statement about Sega purchase


Effective November 1st, Atlus will now be a part of Sega Sammy Holdings. After some problems for Index Corporation, over 20 companies wanted to have the rights to own of the hottest companies right now, and Sega won by buying Index Corporation for 14 billion yen. Sega will now own the … Continue reading

Court stops Activision Blizzard from separating itself from Vivendi


When Activision Blizzard announced back in July that it would buy back more than 61% of its shares from Vivdeni for over 8.2 billion dollars, everyone was surprised at this announcement. Well, it seems one shareholder wasn’t really happy about this, so he decided to take this to court and … Continue reading

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z bringing team battles worldwide in early 2014


The next installment of the Dragonball Z series features 4 on 4 battles, battles against giant enemies, and the best thing of all? You can play with or against your friends online with over 70 playable characters from all across the Dragonball Universe. Just hopefully you don’t blow up the … Continue reading