SacAnime 2014 creates nerd hype for the city of Sacramento

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Despite popular belief, neither Los Angeles, San Diego, or San Francisco are the capital of the great state of California. To find the true capital you actually have to look a little further north to find the humble little city of Sacramento. Easily one of the most overlooked locations in … Continue reading

GTA V still on track for PS4 and Xbox One this fall despite delayed rumor

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It’s rumored that Grand Theft Auto V for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC has been delayed for a 2015 release. Rockstar has confirmed that it is false, with the game still on course for a Fall 2014 release. The rumor came about when VG247 suggested that the game … Continue reading

PAX Prime 2014: Lucky’s Tale on Oculus Rift

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The Oculus Rift is among the most highly anticipated new gaming devices of the year. And based on what I saw at Pax Prime, it seems like more and more developers are jumping onto the Oculus bandwagon while the space for innovation remains more or less wide open. In addition to the titles being … Continue reading

Square Enix and Omega Force to bring Dragon Quest Heroes in Spring 2015

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Koei Tecmo’s Omega Force (ω-Force) had a pretty impressive list of announcements at the SCEJA Press Conference 2014 which included One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 (One Piece Kaizoku Musou 3 in Japan), Bladestorm Hyakunen Sensou & Nightmare Kaizoku Musou 3 but also a new collaboration with Square Enix titled Dragon Quest Heroes ~Anryuu to Sekaiju no … Continue reading

Resident Evil Revelations 2 announced for early 2015 in Japan

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Capcom announced Resident Evil Revelations 2 will be releasing sometime in early 2015. No information was released about the game other than the characters from the previous Resident Evil games will the main character(s), and instead will have a brand new pair of protagonists and a new setting.  Capcom also revealed a new trailer … Continue reading

Silent Hills Playable Teaser at TGS Sony Conference with Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro

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Okay, so the presence of the Silent Hills Playable Teaser during the Tokyo Game Show Sony Conference isn’t really revealing, but we finally get to hear how Hideo Kojima (Metal Gear Solid series) and Guillermo del Toro (Pacific Rim, Pan’s Labyrinth) teamed up along with actor Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead, Blade … Continue reading

Epic female and male God of War Kratos cosplay is epic

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One of the biggest nerd conventions, Dragon Con, is happening this weekend. If you have never been there, then you should know that it’s one of the craziest conventions ever filled with many amazing cosplay. (You will feel left out if you’re not cosplaying.) Our very own Mike Rivera has captured … Continue reading

SOE Live 2014: DC Universe Online

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It’s been a while since I’ve written on SOE Live. Now, I’ve already covered EverQuest, EverQuest 2, Landmark, and EverQuest Next, but there are more games under Sony Online Entertainment‘s belt than EverQuest. One of my dearly beloved MMORPGs is DC Universe Online. Based on the largest competing comic book … Continue reading

Longtime Silent Hill composer Akira Yamaoka wants in on Kojima’s Silent Hills

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Hard to believe that Silent Hill is a franchise that has been rolling since 1999. The series has seen many different stories and has had more than its fair share of different game designers. The one constant element in the series has always been the universally acclaimed sound of Akira Yamaoka. Since the … Continue reading

Ubisoft delays release of Assassin’s Creed Unity by two weeks

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For those of you looking forward to Assassin’s Creed Unity being released on October 28th, I got some bad news for you. Ubisoft has delayed the game by two weeks, with the new release date being November 11th in the U.S. and November 13th in Europe. Ubisoft made the announcement on … Continue reading

Xenoblade’s Shulk joins the battle in Super Smash Bros.

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Nintendo’s newest Nintendo Direct had some special announcements which included an “upgraded version” of the Nintendo 3DS featuring a new CPU with Xenoblade Chronicles arriving to the Nintendo 3DS. That wasn’t all though. Shulk has been confirmed as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii … Continue reading

Kotobukiya reveals Street Fighter’s Juri bishoujo statue

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Last time we saw the Juri Bishoujo statue from Kotobukiya, it was displayed unpainted at San Diego Comic-Con. Today Kotobukiya shows off the fully-painted statue, and I just have to say, “Wow!” Shunya Yamashita does a great job making Juri look dangerous and sexy at the same time. The statue … Continue reading