Well… that was quick. After just 10 months, Nintendo has announced that the multiplayer servers for Devil’s Third will shut down worldwide at the end of this year, microtransactions will also be shut down, and the game will be discounted to $35USD starting tomorrow, June 24th. Given the game’s miserable reception, I’m surprised it lasted as long as it has. ...
Platinum Games’ sexy, sensational Umbra Witch Bayonetta has been revealed as the winner of the Super Smash Bros character ballot. From April until October this year, fans voted for the video game character they most wanted to see as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. Tonight, game director Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the ...
SEGA’s infamous blue blur hasn’t really been up to much in 2015, aside from being strangely self-aware on Twitter. Well, surprisingly Sonic’s 2013 adventure Sonic Lost World is making its way to PC next month. A Steam page is now live for the game, bearing a November 2nd release date. The port doesn’t seem to add anything significant, but boasts 60 ...
Developer: Valhalla Game Studios Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Wii U The ravenous and often worrying state of play that is Devil’s Third‘s development is never too far from inspection. With a switch of game engines, its then-publisher THQ falling six feet under and the ongoing saga over whether North America would even get a release, the debut title for Valhalla Game Studios – ...
A special edition to Xenoblade Chronicles X has been announced today, exclusively for North America regions. No news sadly as to whether it will make its way across the pond, hence speaking as a European/Brit here, I gotta say I’m quite jealous with this one. Alongside the main game, fans will be treated to a 100-page booklet filled with concept ...
Nintendo have today sent out a major press release confirming dates across both North America & Europe for their remaining upcoming titles on Wii U this year. Both Starfox Zero & Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash will fall on the same day on November 20th in both major regions. Devil’s Third, with its on-off speculation about it even coming to the ...
Having confirmed that the upcoming level-editing game, Super Mario Maker, will come with a ready-made set of stages to play through, Nintendo have today tweeted – after correcting a slight miscommunication – that they will be teaming up with Facebook in order to further promote the game. Employees of the social networking site are to be given the opportunity to ...
Developer: Good-Feel Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Wii U Be it hand-stitched rainbows, lava represented by knitted material or snowballs essentially giant balls of wool, at its peak, Yoshi’s Woolly World is equally charming and impressive in regards to its chosen aesthetic and art direction. Not that Yoshi himself has been anything but the charmer since his first 2D outings on the ...
Disclosure: The author of this article was given a code for the game through Frogmind for the purpose of this review Developer: Frogmind Publisher: Frogmind Platform: Xbox One, PS3, PS4, Vita, Wii U More than likely, no less than a title and introductory sentence in and you’re already curling your nose at that dreaded sub-title, right? The strawberries to ‘Remastered’s ...
There’s been speculation that Ubisoft’s first-person zombie-survival game, ZombiU, could be making a move away from its original Wii U home. Well a recent source on the Australian Government’s official Classification & Ratings page seems to suggest strongly that the French developer and publisher are already underway attempting to re-release the 2012 title but under one less vowel – obviously ...