Relive The Past With Nintendo Classic Mini

They say that everything old is eventually new again and today proves that with the release of the Nintendo Entertainment System Classic Mini, or the NES Mini for short. This little system lets you play 30 classic NES titles, across a range of genres. The Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System features 30 titles from Nintendo’s iconic NES console such as Donkey Kong, Metroid, The Legend of Zelda, and Super Mario Bros. 3. Each title can be displayed at 60Hz via the included HDMI cable. Players can display the action in the 4:3 aspect ratio used by the original NES … Continue reading Relive The Past With Nintendo Classic Mini

Final Fantasy XV Celebrates Its Gold Status With A New Trailer

Square Enix have released a new trailer today, titled Omen it depicts a nightmarish “omen” for Noctis’ father King Regis, of a catastrophic future that must be avoided. But why release a new trailer, well it is in celebration that the Final Fantasy XV has gone gold. Now that development of the main game has completed, the team are switching to the developement of the DLC that is coming to the game as part of the Season Pass. The main focus of the Season Pass are three original episodes that take place during the events of Final Fantasy XV. Each episode features … Continue reading Final Fantasy XV Celebrates Its Gold Status With A New Trailer

Nintendo Returns To The Past With The Nintendo Classic Mini: NES Edition

As seems to be the way, Nintendo right out of left field, heck not even in the same ballpark, dropped the announcement that on November 10th, the Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System will be released and comes packed with 30 titles. The Nintendo Classic Mini: Nintendo Entertainment System comes packaged with an HDMI cable, a USB cable for powering the system – though the powerpoint adapter is not inclueded, and one Nintendo Classic Mini: NES Controller. And whether it’s rediscovering an old favourite or experiencing the joy of NES for the first time, the fantastic collection of NES classics … Continue reading Nintendo Returns To The Past With The Nintendo Classic Mini: NES Edition

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Now Available For Mobile

Square Enix has announced that mobile gamers can get an all new Final Fantasy fix as Brave Exvius is available now for iOS and Android. The free-to-play app (with in-app purchases) fuses the epic features of all Final Fantasy titles, including captivating story, strategic turn-based gameplay and the legendary conflict between heroes and foes with modern streamlined battle mechanics and intuitive touch controls. Appealing for both newcomers and long-time fans alike, the game has already found resounding success in Japan, with more than 6.5 million players. This version includes the following: New items and daily quests High-definition graphic support for tablet devices Achievements … Continue reading Final Fantasy Brave Exvius Now Available For Mobile

Final Fantasy Partners Up With Yo-Kai Watch

Square Enix and Level 5 have announced a cross promotion event, where members of the Yo-Kai Watch family are making the jump to the world of Final Fantasy XIV, but then when the next entries in the Yo-Kai Watch series release on Nintendo 3DS, selected characters and creatures from Final Fantasy will journey along with them. The time limited event will launch this winter and feature a total of 13 different Yo-kai from Yo-Kai Watch, including Jibanyan and Whisper. Players will be able to earn special quest rewards, such as original Yo-kai themed weapons, mounts, and minions. As part of the collaborative … Continue reading Final Fantasy Partners Up With Yo-Kai Watch

Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster Arrives On PC

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster is now available on PC through Steam, with a special launch discount. Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster for STEAM offers various new features including; Characters, monsters, and environments have been refined in HD detail – providing a richer and deeper Final Fantasy visual experience. Remastered and rearranged BGM International Edition content Auto-save functionality and 5 game boosters including high speed and no encounter modes Full Steam Trading Cards and achievements. Final Fantasy tells the story of Tidus, a star blitzball player who journeys with a young and beautiful summoner named Yuna on her … Continue reading Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster Arrives On PC

Final Fantasy XIV Dev Diary Part 2 – Story & Lore

Square Enix have released the second developer dairy that goes into detail about the Story of Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward and the lore of the world they created. The all-star cast integral in the creation of the critically acclaimed title includes Main Scenario Writer Kazutoyo Maehiro, World Lore Creator Banri Oda, and English Localization Lead Michael Christopher Koji Fox. In this video, each member provides their own unique perspectives and goals in working together to weave the rich tapestry that is Final Fantasy XIV. Continue reading Final Fantasy XIV Dev Diary Part 2 – Story & Lore

What Makes A Game, Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward Sound Design

Square Enix have released the first video in a new video series introduced today offers an inside look at the creative team and their inspirations in cultivating a rich and vibrant online world. This time its about the sounds of Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward. This video spotlights how the music and in-game sound effects play an integral role in bringing the world of Eorzea to life. Masayoshi Soken, Lead Composer and Sound Director, explains that the score for Heavensward was inspired by “Dragonsong,” the main theme song for the expansion pack composed by legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu. Sound designers, Yousuke Nakashima … Continue reading What Makes A Game, Final Fantasy XIV Heavensward Sound Design

The Nintendo Direct Returns

After months of waiting Nintendo finally held another Nintendo Direct, the companies first since the passing of Satoru Iwata and while it has been sometime, they did not ease themselves back in, they jumped in. Right of the bank they confirmed the almost real by that time Twilight Princess HD is in fact coming, on March 5th to be exact. The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess HD is being ported to Wii U by Melbourne based Tantalus, who even got a call out in direct. Alongside the game, which will be visually remastered, along with other features, the game is … Continue reading The Nintendo Direct Returns