6 days ago.
Square Enix announces their lineup and events for E3 2018
With E3 now officially underway, Square Enix has announced their lineup of games and special events taking place at booth #1601 in the South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Attendees will get a first look and even a chance to play some of Square Enix’s new upcoming titles; such as The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit, Dragon Quest XI: The Echoes of an Elusive Age, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Just Cause 4 and long awaited Kingdom Hearts III.…
6 days ago.
Dissidia Final Fantasy adds Akademia Fountain Courtyard stage from Final Fantasy Type-0 this summer
In a recent broadcast from Square Enix, the Dissidia Final Fantasy staff revealed that a new stage from Final Fantasy Type-0 will be coming to the Arcade version in a June 14 update and in late August for the console version. The Akademia Fountain Courtyard stage will change over time -- from the Militesi invasion to the time of Finis. Characters Ace (Final Fantasy Type-0) and Ramza (Final Fantasy Tactics) will also be getting story cutscenes of their own, and Lightning…
6 days ago.
New Kingdom Hearts III character artwork released alongside high-quality trailer screenshots
Square Enix has released new official artwork for Kingdom Hearts III alongside some new high quality in-game screenshots from the three new KHIII trailers unveiled these past few days at E3 2018. Below are high-quality 3D artwork of Sora, Donald and Goofy's new pirate outfits. We also get a better look at Kairi's new outfit that was displayed in full during the trailer showcased at the Sony conference. The renders for the Disney cast are equally as impressive, and look almost…
6 days ago.
Kingdom Hearts III gets a new trailer at Sony's conference; Limited Edition PS4 Pro announced
During PlayStation's E3 Media Briefing, a third E3 trailer was shown for Kingdom Hearts III. This footage shows Sora and company in a new Pirates of the Caribbean world, alongside more familiar faces from previous games in the series. There's a bit of combat out on the open sea, and we also see the return of Shotlock from Birth By Sleep. Find the trailer below: You can find today's earlier trailer and Special Edition details here. A teaser was also shown for a…
1 week ago.
The Quiet Man announced for PlayStation 4 and PC
Square Enix announced an all-new title for PlayStation 4 and PC during their E3 showcase this morning titled The Quiet Man. Taking players beyond words and sound, the game aims to deliver a cinematic, action experience using realistic CG gameplay. Square Enix plans on sharing more information on the game in August.…
1 week ago.
Lara becomes one with the jungle in this Shadow of the Tomb Raider gameplay video
Shadow of the Tomb Raider gets a new gameplay trailer where Lara Croft races to prevent a Mayan apocalypse. According to Square Enix, this will be her defining moment. In the video below Lara sneaks through an enemy camp, using mud and vines to camouflage herself and ambush foes. The game will also have the biggest hub area in a Tomb Raider yet, including an ancient city. Shadow of the Tomb Raider launches on September 4th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and…
1 week ago.
Square Enix reveals Deluxe Editions for Kingdom Hearts III
Square Enix has revealed two non-standard edition products for Kingdom Hearts III -- a deluxe edition with a steelbook, concept art, and a collectible pin as well as a version with three Bring Arts figures of Sora, Donald, and Goofy as they appear in the Toy Box world. Deluxe Edition ($79.99 USD) • Exclusive steelbook packaging • Mini art book with concept artwork by Tetsuya Nomura • Collectible KINGDOM HEARTS III pin Deluxe Edition + Bring Arts Figures ($229.99 USD) • The KINGDOM HEARTS III Deluxe…
1 week ago.
Dragon Quest XI "The Legend of the Luminary" E3 2018 trailer
Alongside a set of special editions, Square Enix rolled an all-new trailer for Dragon Quest XI during their pre-E3 presentation. Titled "The Legend of the Luminary," the trailer delves into the English language version of the game's story, along with a look at its visuals and gameplay. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is due out for PlayStation 4 and Steam via PC on September 4.…
1 week ago.
PlatinumGame's new title Babylon's Fall revealed during Square Enix's E3 showcase
Babylon' Fall, a new fantasy-esque title from PlatinumGames (Nier:Automata, Bayonetta), was revealed during the Square Enix E3 Showcase livestream event. Though the teaser trailer was somewhat brief, it was not lacking in epic, with a gradual build up through the game's lore and history until we reach a quick duel between two armored individuals. It should be interesting to see what kind of game this shapes up to be in the coming months. An official website has launched for the game as…
1 week ago.
Western special editions announced for Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest XI fans have a number of release options to look forward to when the game heads Westward this Fall. During Square Enix's E3 presentation, the company announced two special editions due out on September 4. The "Edition of Light" or Day One Edition of the game priced at $59.99 includes the following bonus downloadable content: Supplicant Healer Seed of Skill x3 A separate, more expensive "Edition of Lost Time" will be available exclusively from the Square Enix Online Store for $149.99. This version…
1 week ago.
Kingdom Hearts III Square Enix E3 2018 Showcase trailer reveals Ratatouille, more story beats
In Square Enix's E3 2018 Showcase trailer for Kingdom Hearts III, we get an extended version of the Frozen trailer -- but this time we get a few more story beats including the Twilight Town gang, Braig, Lea, and Kairi. Also revealed is the inclusion of Disney's Ratatouille (2007) where Sora is seen cooking with Remy. Kingdom Hearts III releases on January 29th, 2019 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.…
1 week ago.
Final Fantasy XIV x Monster Hunter World crossover event announced
Final Fantasy XIV is getting a new crossover event this Summer. Revealed during Square Enix's E3 presentation, the game will be teaming up with Capcom's own Monster Hunter World. Featuring the “King of the Skies,” Rathalos, from Monster Hunter World, players can expect a number of challenges and characters brought to the realm of Hydaelyn. This week, Final Fantasy XIV producer/director Naoki Yoshida will be on hand to discuss the collaboration, along with Capcom's own Ryozo Tsujimoto. The live stream is…
1 week ago.
Rico Rodriguez leaps into action in the new Just Cause 4 announcement trailer
During the Microsoft Conference at E3 on June 10th, Square Enix announced that Rico Rodriguez returns once more in Just Cause 4, the newest addition to the Just Cause series. It was also announced that the game will be released this holiday season on December 4th, 2018. In the trailer we are shown that Rico must not only fight off units from The Black Hand to survive, but also take on nature itself. Tornadoes are seen twisting across landscapes and ripping apart…
1 week ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider "Louder than Words" trailer
Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the third title in Lara Croft's reboot trilogy got a new trailer at today's Xbox E3 2018 Media Briefing. Out September 4th on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam, Lara faces the threat of a Mayan apocalypse. You can watch the trailer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWyDs14w_oI…
1 week ago.
Square Enix reveals trailer for The Awesome Adventure of Captain Spirit at the E3 Microsoft Conference
During the Microsoft conference today at E3; Square Enix and unveiled the trailer for a new game titled The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit. Developed by Dontnod Entertainment, it is set in the same universe as Life is Strange. Captain Spirit will be available on the Xbox, PlayStation 4 and Steam on June 26th for free. You play as a 10-year old boy named Chris who has a big imagination and dreams of being a super hero. In the trailer, we…
1 week ago.
Kingdom Hearts III debuts new trailer featuring Frozen at Xbox's E3 briefing
At Microsoft's Xbox E3 2018 Breifing, a new trailer for Kingdom Hearts III was shown, showcasing a new world based on the Disney movie "Frozen." In addition to new gameplay scenes, we get more snippets from the unfolding story. Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29th, 2019 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPtU_-N6dMg…
1 week ago.
NieR: Automata launches for Xbox One on June 26
NieR: Automata is heading to Xbox One later this month, according to official Square Enix sources. Detailed in a post on the company's website, the game will be available as a digital-only "Become as Gods Edition" on June 26 priced at $49.99. Here's a quick rundown of what to expect: Base NieR: Automata game ($59.99 value) The 3C3C1D119440927 expansion DLC ($13.99 value) Grimoire Weiss Pod Retro Red Pod Skin Retro Grey Pod Skin Cardboard Pod Skin The Machine Lifeform Mask Accessory Expect the official announcement later today and more…
1 week ago.
Entropy claims World First clear of Final Fantasy XIV's newest Ultimate trial
Earlier this week in Patch 4.31, Final Fantasy XIV released a brand-new Ultimate-difficulty trial -- The Weapon's Refrain. A rematch with the Ultima Weapon, this souped-up encounter is currently the most difficult duty in the game which requires a clear of the most difficult version of the current raid tier to complete. Teams from across the globe race to claim "World First," and now Entropy, an EU-based free company from the Ragnarok server, has pulled off a clear. Congratulations! https://twitter.com/ZeppeMonado/status/1005798881521754113…
1 week ago.
Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29, 2019
Kingdom Hearts series director Tetsuya Nomura took to the stage at a special orchestra concert in Los Angeles this evening to share a special trailer with the audience. In it, we learn that Kingdom Hearts III will release on January 29th, 2019 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in North America. Nomura commented that the date was a bit later than expected, and apologized, but said there'll be a few new trailers to show off at this year's E3. Reports are…
1 week ago.
A look at Final Fantasy XV's Mod Organizer
Square Enix has taken the first step in releasing their suite of mod tools for Final Fantasy XV with the launch of the Mod Organizer which allows users to create their own mods to add new items into the game, or replace models for existing ones. Let's first start by taking a look at the interface. This is what my editor looks like currently, I have a few weapon mods I've been playing around with, one of them which is published which…