Gamescom 2016
2 years ago.
NieR: Automata Interview: Exploring the world of Platinum's latest
Last year, Square Enix surprised the world with a special announcement at E3 - a little-known game called NieR would be getting a sequel. The original 2010 release failed to live up to critical and sales expectations alike, spelling doom for the now cult classic RPG. For as much love as it received in smaller circles, many fans believed a sequel nigh impossible. That is, until now. Square Enix revealed a surprise partnership with Platinum Games who are bringing their action…
2 years ago.
Gamescom 2016 video interview with FFXIV director Yoshida; Feast, PvP servers, Fan Fest & more
We had the chance to speak with Naoki Yoshida at Gamescom 2016 about all things Final Fantasy XIV. During our time with the producer/director, we talked about improvements for raid tiers such as Alexander, more floors for the Deep Dungeon, as well as plans for a global Feast and PVP-only servers. Yoshi-P also shed some light on some of the problems from the last Fan Festival and how his team plans to do better next time. The video interview we've provided above…
2 years ago.
Increased safety measures for Gamescom 2016 visitors
Due to the horrible and violent attacks in Europe and in the rest of the world the security level at Gamescom 2016 was increased. These changes apply to normal visitors, business visitors and members of the press alike. Security checks will start each day on 07:00 a.m. and may lead to longer queues and waiting time. Cosplayers are welcome at Gamescom, but weapon replicas or weapon-like items, regardless of shape, size or material are not allowed on the Gamescom booth area. Weapon-like…
2 years ago.
Tomb Raider booth schedule announced for Gamescom 2016
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics announced the booth schedule for Tomb Raider at Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, Germany, which starts next week The "20 Years of Tomb Raider Celebration" takes the center stage. At the consumer booth (Hall 9, B31 & B4) you can play Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration. Test the new co-op "Endurance Mode", the "Blood Ties" and "Lara's Nightmare" content. Players of the last two contents will be awarded with a  20 Year Celebration lanyard. You can also take…