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3 February 2018

Melvyn Tan | 4 months ago

It wasn’t long before I watched Granblue Fantasy: Project Re: Link’s gameplay trailer that I thought getting excited about another action-RPG would take a while. Just as Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain made me lose interest in everything else in t... Read More

22 January 2018

Dale Bashir | 4 months ago

We are almost a month into 2018, and while the rest of the journey into year-end might seemed a bit too far for some of you, there are plenty of games to look forward to. New title releases aside, 2018 is also set to be a good year for nostalgic gamers, and her... Read More

18 January 2018

Melvyn Tan | 4 months ago

Nintendo’s latest major console release - which sadly doesn’t look like a giant switch with Nintendo’s logo on it - is nearly a year old now. Since that time, it has gone on to do pretty well for ... Read More

9 January 2018

Melvyn Tan | 4 months ago

“Everything that lives is designed to end. We are perpetually trapped in a never-ending spiral of life and death. Is this a curse? Or some kind of punishment? I often think about the god who blessed us with this cryptic puzzle...and wonder if we'll ever get ... Read More

24 December 2017

Melvyn Tan | 5 months ago

Let’s start off with a bit of anime news: last week, the producer of popular anime Kemono Friends Yoshitada Fukuhara tweeted that China could well overtake Japan in the field of animation. Here are some of his words, as translated by SoraNews24: “A... Read More

8 December 2017

Kurtis Chan | 6 months ago

The Game Awards concluded moments ago and many awards were given away to those who performed the best in several categories like Best Role Playing Game, Best Mobile Game, Best Esports Game, the prestigious Game of the Year, and more. So with... Read More

19 May 2017

Kin Boon | 1 year ago

After going through a development cycle spanning almost four years, action RPG Scalebound was canceled in the beginning of 2017. It feels like a waste to see the project died down, considering we were exposed to some impressive gameplay and Scalebound has the potential to tip the console war... Read More

11 May 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

Platinum Games' wonderfully over-the-top third-person shooter, Vanquish, will finally arrive on PC via Steam this month, specifically May 25. Already released is the announcement trailer, which reminds us what PC gamers had been missing out since 2010. The game has a cover... Read More

17 April 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

If you're looking to extend your stay in NieR: Automata and have no interest in unlocking its alternate endings, then the newly revealed "3C3C1D119440927"(an award-winning name, for sure) DLC might prove to be welcome news.  Announced during the “One Million Shipments Comme... Read More

29 March 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

In Hit or Miss, we take a look at the games featured in the current month's "Biggest Games of" feature and see whether they succeeded in earning the praise of critics or received scorn instead. March provided titles like The... Read More

8 March 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

"NieR: Automata is being released worldwide on PC on 17th March 2017 and you can pre-purchase on Steam right now!" proclaimed the official NieR: Automata Facebook page last Saturday. It was the first thing I saw on Facebook that morning, and, utterly thrilled, I didn't hes... Read More

7 March 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

While it's currently uncertain whether the PC version of NieR: Automata will be available in Malaysia (and other Asian countries besides Japan), the PS4 version ended up on our shores last month, with Japanese dub and English subs available to boot. Today's the date... Read More

4 March 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

Update: At time of writing, comments on the NieR: Automata Facebook page indicate that those in Asian countries are unable to access the game's Steam store page. On the other hand, it is available for pre-order in western countries. This brings to mind the PC port of Metal Ge... Read More

27 February 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

March is NieR near, and so are another month's worth of new game releases. Like before, I've taken the liberty of sorting them out and compiling the biggest releases. They're not necessarily the best games, but what I consider to be the most - or at le... Read More

22 February 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

The title for NieR Automata's latest trailer - Arsenal of Elegant Destruction - really is an apt one. Throughout the roughly two minutes duration, we're treated to android 2B slashing and smacking machines with a small assortment of weaponry, and the combat really does contain a sen... Read More

5 February 2017

David Tan | 1 year ago

Animation in Video Games Matters In video games, animations have a different purpose compare to other mediums such as films and anime. While some games do not require animations to function, most games that we play heavily rely on it to portrait feedbacks, acting, ... Read More

1 February 2017

Kin Boon | 1 year ago

Nier Automata will have multiple endings, and it’ll require some work from the players to get the best one. According to producer Yosuke Saito, players will need to play for around 25 hours to get the true ending. It’s not a surprising move by developer Platinum Games, considerin... Read More

21 January 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

It's 2017, which means we have a whole new year's worth of games incoming. There'll be the usual big budget triple-A games, a host of indies, lots of sequels, some new IPs, more free-to-play games and all sorts of other ... Read More

12 January 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

Action RPG Scalebound was announced to be cancelled earlier this week, resulting in fan disappointment and Microsoft losing a notable title from their Xbox One lineup this year. While a statement regarding the cause has yet to be given, both Platinum Games and Xbox head Phil... Read More

10 January 2017

Melvyn Tan | 1 year ago

While Platinum Games' Xbox One and WIndows 10-exclusive action-RPG Scalebound was announced over two years earlier than their other upcoming RPG NieR: Automata, in recent times it seems that we've been hearing about the latter a lot more than the former. That trend looks like it's goi... Read More

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