“I’m hugely disappointed that we didn’t make it in time to get into Smash Bros.” – Yoko Taro Talks NieR:Automata On Switch

“I’m hugely disappointed that we didn’t make it in time to get into Smash Bros.”  – Yoko Taro Talks NieR:Automata On Switch

Image: Nintendo Life / Square Enix NieR:Automata burst onto the scene back in 2017 and was a breakthrough moment for Yoko Taro. Although the director gained notoriety for the Drakengard series – including the original NieR on PS3 and Xbox 360 – and his unusual interviews, Automata is the game that really put him and … Read more

New Square Enix Farming Game Lets Players Be Gender Neutral

New Square Enix Farming Game Lets Players Be Gender Neutral

Male, female and cool hat. All genders are accounted for. Screenshot: Square Enix / Kotaku It shouldn’t be a big ask from players to have more gender-inclusive pronoun options in a video game, especially in RPGs. A producer at Square Enix believes that helping players feel welcome by including non-binary pronouns is such a small … Read more

Hyped Mystery Square Enix Games Turn Out To Be NFT Junk

Hyped Mystery Square Enix Games Turn Out To Be NFT Junk

Picture: Square Enix While several major gaming companies have flirted with the idea of ​​non-fungible tokens, none have embraced the crypto scam with so much blind confidence like Square Enix. Now Final Fantasy the manufacturer has finally revealed its first NFT stunt, Symbiogenesiscrushing fan hopes previously leaked name was actually for long-awaited revival of cult … Read more

Embracer Group closes Studio Onoma, announces new Deus Ex

Embracer Group closes Studio Onoma, announces new Deus Ex

Picture: Square Enix Embracer Group is hitting both players and its developers with a one-two punch today with the announcement that it is shutting down Onoma. According to Bloomberg, the newly renamed Studio Onoma staff was informed of the closure during a meeting Tuesday. The closure will reportedly affect around 200 employees. Some of the … Read more

The first review for Square Enix’s Farming RPG Harvestella is here

The first review for Square Enix’s Farming RPG Harvestella is here

Image: Square Enix When the crisp autumn leaves cover the ground and the cool nights draw in, it’s the perfect time to snuggle up inside and play something a little cozier. Harvestella, Square Enix’s attempt to break into the farming sim genre, should fill that gap nicely on Friday when it launches as a console … Read more

New Soulslike features incredible Octopath Traveler style pixel art

New Soulslike features incredible Octopath Traveler style pixel art

Gif: Dreameffect Entertainment Duel Corp. looks so beautiful you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s an upcoming RPG from Square Enix. But it’s actually made by some indie developers who decided to make a Soulslike from retro pixel art. And the effect is incredible. Duel Corp. is an action RPG reminiscent of Octopath Traveler can be … Read more

How a fun game about off-road trucking became the center of a legal slugfest

How a fun game about off-road trucking became the center of a legal slugfest

Picture: Saber Interactive Spin tires. Mudrunner. Snowrunner. Whether you’re a seasoned sim racer, off-road enthusiast, or just enjoy getting into helpless, precarious situations with your friends that might require the use of a game, these three titles are simple, pure fun. Unfortunately, their development has largely been the exact opposite of that, as an enlightener … Read more

The Foretold – Official Magic Parkour Gameplay Overview Trailer – IGN

The Foretold – Official Magic Parkour Gameplay Overview Trailer – IGN

Foresken – Official Magic Parkour Gameplay Overview TrailerIGN Foreshadowed parkour abilities revealed in latest gameplay trailerClutchPoints Foreshadowed – Deep Dive: Magic Parkour | PS5 gamesPlayStation New Forseen gameplay makes magical parkour look pretty good, actuallyGames radar See full coverage on Google News

Dragon Quest X Offline Switch eShop Demo Goes Live In Japan

Dragon Quest X Offline Switch eShop Demo Goes Live In Japan

Image: Square Enix Last month, Square Enix rolled out Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Offline for the Nintendo Switch. The downside for fans of this epic role-playing series is that there’s been no mention of the game being localised. If you are still eager to see what this offline version of the … Read more

Every US PlayStation 2 game manual is now scanned in 4K

Every US PlayStation 2 game manual is now scanned in 4K

Physical game manuals are hard to come by these days, especially as the industry begins to lean heavily into cloud-streaming and digital-first infrastructures. But if you remember the good old days when game boxes came with thick brochures for you to read before jumping into your latest purchase, a game preservationist called Kirkland seeks to … Read more