News items tagged with square enix

NieR: Automata Review

NieR: Automata Review

Square Enix and Platinum Games team up to provide one of the best RPG experiences available today, as NieR: Automata carves out a place for itself amongst genre giants.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 March 2017
NieR: Automata PC Release Announced for Later This Month

NieR: Automata PC Release Announced for Later This Month

Platinum Games announces that NieR: Automata will come to PC on March 17, just one week behind the PS4 release of the new fast-paced, open-world game.

By F. O'Sullivan on 15 March 2017
Sleeping Dogs Movie in the Works with Rogue One Actor

Sleeping Dogs Movie in the Works with Rogue One Actor

Donnie Yen of Ip Man and Rogue One is set to star in a film adaptation of Sleeping Dogs, the open world action title about an undercover cop in Hong Kong.

By Rory Young on 12 March 2017
FF 12 The Zodiac Age Special Editions Announced

FF 12 The Zodiac Age Special Editions Announced

Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age is coming to PlayStation 4 this July and now Square Enix has officially unveiled two special edition...

By Jason Gallagher on 11 March 2017
FF 12 The Zodiac Age Limited Edition Spotted on Amazon

FF 12 The Zodiac Age Limited Edition Spotted on Amazon

Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age is coming to PlayStation 4 this July and now Square Enix has officially unveiled two special edition...

By Jason Gallagher on 11 March 2017
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Let Players Control Other Characters

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Let Players Control Other Characters

When dealing with a game as iconic as Final Fantasy 7, it’s always going to be impossible to make every fan happy with a remake. The...

By Denny Connolly on 10 March 2017
Will FF7 Remake's Combat be Heavily Influenced by FF15?

Will FF7 Remake's Combat be Heavily Influenced by FF15?

While other strong RPG titles like Horizon: Zero Dawn and NieR: Automata have shifted the spotlight away from the Final Fantasy serie...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 March 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Director Talks Using Leaks Postively

Final Fantasy 15 Director Talks Using Leaks Postively

As if the development cycle of Final Fantasy 15 was not difficult enough, the team at Square Enix had to contend with copies of the g...

By Rob Gordon on 02 March 2017
Final Fantasy 15 PS4 Pro Patch Is Taking Some Heat

Final Fantasy 15 PS4 Pro Patch Is Taking Some Heat

After Square Enix releases a PlayStation 4 Pro patch to upscale the visuals for its role-playing game, Final Fantasy 15, the update receives criticism for some problems. Just yesterday, Squ...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 February 2017
NieR: Automata Android System is Like Dark Souls

NieR: Automata Android System is Like Dark Souls

A livestream from Square Enix yesterday reveals that NieR: Automata will have an online component called the “Android System”, and it will be familiar to Dark Souls players.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 February 2017
NieR: Automata Gets New Trailer Focused on Androids

NieR: Automata Gets New Trailer Focused on Androids

Square Enix and Platinum Games release a new trailer for NieR: Automata that has a bit of a Westworld vibe, with the game’s androids expressing human-like emotions.

By Jason Gallagher on 20 February 2017
NieR: Automata Trophy Unlocks for Being Inappropriate

NieR: Automata Trophy Unlocks for Being Inappropriate

NieR: Automata’s release could have finally put the butt controversy to rest, but one of the game’s trophies suggests Square and Platinum Games would like to keep it alive.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 February 2017
NieR: Automata - Beginner Tips and Tricks

NieR: Automata - Beginner Tips and Tricks

NieR: Automata is a complete revitalization of a niche cult classic, and it doesn’t pull any punches. Here’s a helpful guide to survive the hordes of machines early on.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 February 2017
NieR: Automata Lets Players Buy PlayStation Trophies

NieR: Automata Lets Players Buy PlayStation Trophies

New screenshots of Nier: Automata reveal that the game has a secret shop that players can use to purchase system level PlayStation trophies rather than unlocking them.

By Derek Nichols on 20 February 2017
Square Enix is Interested in Final Fantasy 14 on Switch

Square Enix is Interested in Final Fantasy 14 on Switch

Square Enix producer Naoki Yoshida discusses the possibility of the popular MMORPG Final Fantasy 14 coming to Nintendo’s upcoming Nintendo Switch console. Ever since the console’s reveal, N...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2017
Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood Trailer Highlights Samurai

Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood Trailer Highlights Samurai

Square Enix releases new information about Final Fantasy XIV‘s upcoming expansion Stormblood, including a new trailer that focuses on the Samurai class. Final Fantasy 14 Fan Fest 2017 is ha...

By Jason Gallagher on 19 February 2017
NieR: Automata Open World Gameplay Trailer Released

NieR: Automata Open World Gameplay Trailer Released

A PlayStation Underground hands-on video showcases NieR: Automata’s open world gameplay, displaying features that make the game a strong choice for sleeper hit of 2017.

By Cody Gravelle on 15 February 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Made Dev Costs Back On its Launch Day

Final Fantasy 15 Made Dev Costs Back On its Launch Day

According to the game’s director, Final Fantasy 15 managed to break even with its development costs on launch day, which equals around five million copies sold. There has been some debate a...

By Curt Hutson on 07 February 2017
Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King Review

Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King Review

Square Enix and Nintendo team up to release Dragon Quest 8: Journey of the Cursed King outside of Japan, providing gamers with a wonderful JRPG to take with them on the go. As one of the mo...

By Riley Little on 06 February 2017
Final Fantasy 15: Power Ranger Likeness Delays DLC

Final Fantasy 15: Power Ranger Likeness Delays DLC

Final Fantasy 15‘s Magitek Exosuit DLC is put on hold, due to similarities between the admittedly rather colorful suits and the iconic Power Ranger armor. If you’re a fan of Square Enix’s...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 04 February 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Voice Actors Sing 'Stand By Me'

Final Fantasy 15 Voice Actors Sing 'Stand By Me'

In a Twitch stream last night, a few Final Fantasy 15 voice actors got together for playthrough, a question-and-answer session, and to sing the game’s theme tune, “Stand By Me.” Square Enix...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 February 2017
Tomb Raider Reboot Originally Had a Darker Ending

Tomb Raider Reboot Originally Had a Darker Ending

Tomb Raider and Rise of the Tomb Raider writer Rhianna Pratchett discusses the writing process of the Tomb Raider games, revealing that the 2013 reboot once had a darker ending.

By Rob Gordon on 30 January 2017
Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobius Final Fantasy Will Crossover with FF 7 Remake

Mobile game Mobius Final Fantasy will be playable on PC via Steam on February 6 with a special crossover event with Final Fantasy VII Remake starting one day later. Mobius Final Fantasy rel...

By Jason Gallagher on 26 January 2017
Square Enix Promises Exciting Announcement Tomorrow

Square Enix Promises Exciting Announcement Tomorrow

Square Enix reveals on Twitter that it’s planning an exciting announcement tomorrow, but didn’t provide any hints as to what the announcement will include. The last couple years have been v...

By Boston Blake on 25 January 2017
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Guide: How to Beat Phantom Aqua

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Guide: How to Beat Phantom Aqua

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue has a few new tricks up its sleeve, and Phantom Aqua is the first fight in Aqua’s new game that could give gamers some trouble. Although the bu...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 January 2017
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Review

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Review

Square Enix’s latest take on the Kingdom Hearts series offers little in the way of new content, but it’s an enjoyable return that’s more fun than frustrating. The Kingdom Hearts franchise i...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 January 2017
Final Fantasy 15's Moogle Chocobo Carnival Launch Date

Final Fantasy 15's Moogle Chocobo Carnival Launch Date

Square Enix drops a new teaser video for Final Fantasy 15‘s first major post-game DLC pack – the Moogle Chocobo Carnival – which will be available to all players on January 23. Despite some...

By Alexander Pan on 20 January 2017
NieR: Automata Designer Wants You To Slide Into His DMs

NieR: Automata Designer Wants You To Slide Into His DMs

NieR: Automata designer Taro Yoko is well aware of the sudden fixation some fans have with protagonist 2B’s posterior – apparently, it’s one he shares as well.

By Cody Gravelle on 20 January 2017
NieR: Automata Has Gone Gold

NieR: Automata Has Gone Gold

Square Enix producer Yosuke Saito reveals that NieR: Automata has gone gold, with the game apparently finished some time ago ahead of its official release.

By Rob Gordon on 20 January 2017
Final Fantasy 15: All Easter Egg & Reference

Final Fantasy 15: All Easter Egg & Reference

Final Fantasy 15 is full of of easter eggs, allusions, and nods to the other installments in the 30 year old franchise. This list calls out almost every wink to a previous game. Final Fant...

By Denny Connolly on 10 January 2017
FF14 Patch 3.5: The Far Edge of Fate Gets Epic Trailer

FF14 Patch 3.5: The Far Edge of Fate Gets Epic Trailer

Square Enix releases a nearly ten-minute long trailer detailing what fans can expect from Final Fantasy 14‘s Patch 3.5: The Far Edge of Fate, including a new main scenario. The MMORPG genre...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 January 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Guide: Best Holiday Pack Items

Final Fantasy 15 Guide: Best Holiday Pack Items

Square Enix has gone festive with Final Fantasy 15 in time for the holidays, but not all items in the two Holiday Packs are equal – here are the ones you should care about. Final Fantasy 15...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Devs Cooked Real Versions of the Food

Final Fantasy 15 Devs Cooked Real Versions of the Food

There’s a reason why the food in Final Fantasy 15 is so realistic – the development team went out and tested the in-game recipes using actual camping equipment. Final Fantasy 15 has been ou...

By Alexander Pan on 22 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15's New Game Plus Changes Information

Final Fantasy 15's New Game Plus Changes Information

In advance of the first Holiday Pack DLC, Final Fantasy XV receives a new update which fixes numerous bugs and introduces a New Game+ option for players to restart the story. It’s been a ve...

By Derek Nichols on 21 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15: Titan Brawls with Adamantoise

Final Fantasy 15: Titan Brawls with Adamantoise

A Final Fantasy 15 video surfaces online depicting the role-playing game’s Astral summon, Titan, fighting one of the title’s most difficult enemies, the Adamantoise. As many Final Fantasy 1...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 December 2016
Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Opening Ceremony

Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Opening Ceremony

Square Enix announces the Opening Ceremony for its Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary festivities, which could include news about the Final Fantasy 7 Remake and more. Although some might have c...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 December 2016
Tomb Raider Reboot Writer Parts Ways With The Franchise

Tomb Raider Reboot Writer Parts Ways With The Franchise

Rhianna Pratchett, writer for the 2013 Tomb Raider reboot and its sequel Rise of the Tomb Raider, announces that she will be no longer working on the long-running franchise.

By Alexander Pan on 18 December 2016
FF 15 Player Reaches Level Cap Without Repairing Car

FF 15 Player Reaches Level Cap Without Repairing Car

Reddit user Soushin grinds for 61 hours at the beginning of Final Fantasy 15, hitting the game’s level 99 level cap before even repairing the car in the second quest. Final Fantasy XV is fu...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 December 2016
Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Hints

Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Hints

In an interview with Famitsu, Final Fantasy brand manager Shinji Hashimoto discusses the series’ upcoming 30th anniversary and teases more projects to be announced soon. DualShockers report...

By Curt Hutson on 15 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 First DLC Details Revealed

Final Fantasy 15 First DLC Details Revealed

Fans knew that Final Fantasy 15 was getting DLC eventually, but the details have been scarce – until now, as a Square Enix release unveils the return of an iconic villain. Final Fantasy 15...

By Cody Gravelle on 14 December 2016
Hitman's Next Elusive Targets are Home Alone Villains

Hitman's Next Elusive Targets are Home Alone Villains

IO Interactive launches a holiday event for Hitman called Holiday Hoarders, which includes new outfits and Home Alone baddies Harry and Marv as elusive targets. This past October, the first...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How to Beat Adamantoise

Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How to Beat Adamantoise

When it comes to Final Fantasy 15, there is no boss bigger or badder than Adamantoise. Beating Adamantoise isn’t for the faint of heart, but our guide will make it easier. Final Fantasy 15...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 December 2016
Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Cloud, Barret Figures Revealed

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's Cloud, Barret Figures Revealed

Square Enix’s Play Arts Kai line announces the release of Cloud Strife and Barret Wallace figures inspired by their likenesses in the forthcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake. Not too long ago, r...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2016
Opinion: Final Fantasy 15 is Unfinished

Opinion: Final Fantasy 15 is Unfinished

Square Enix’s Final Fantasy 15 is an unbridled success and a game of the year candidate, but one writer can’t help but wonder how much more of it there should have been. Final Fantasy 15 so...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15: How to Unlock the Secret Dungeon

Final Fantasy 15: How to Unlock the Secret Dungeon

Final Fantasy 15 hides plenty of secrets, but one hidden dungeon gives players an experience unlike anything else in the game, and here’s how to find it. Most of the dungeons players will...

By Curt Hutson on 09 December 2016
Opinion: Noctis is Final Fantasy's Best Protagonist

Opinion: Noctis is Final Fantasy's Best Protagonist

It has been an incredible launch for Final Fantasy 15, and one writer feels that part of the game’s huge success can be attributed to one of the series’ best protagonists. The wait for Fina...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 attempts to deliver an action-oriented RPG road trip that can please both old school fans and draw in fresh blood. It’s a tall order, but the bro-themed road trip pulls it...

By Denny Connolly on 01 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How To Use Wait Mode

Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How To Use Wait Mode

For those unaccustomed to the Final Fantasy 15‘s frantic, real-time battles, there’s a new Wait Mode available to help ease gamers in – and here’s how to use it. After a decade of waiting, ...

By Alexander Pan on 01 December 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Has Problems on PS4 Pro

Final Fantasy 15 Has Problems on PS4 Pro

Digital Foundry releases a new report comparing the frame rate performance for Final Fantasy 15 on both PlayStation 4 Pro visual settings and the standard PlayStation 4 version. The latest...

By Derek Nichols on 30 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Launch Trailer Features Music By Eminem

Final Fantasy 15 Launch Trailer Features Music By Eminem

Square Enix has released a launch trailer for Final Fantasy 15 that sets the stage with thrilling scenes from the game, accompanied by music from American rapper Eminem. In addition to a li...

By Curt Hutson on 29 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How to Get the Airship

Final Fantasy 15 Guide: How to Get the Airship

One of the most exciting parts of a Final Fantasy game is when players finally take to the skies. Final Fantasy 15‘s airship is no exception, and here’s how to get it. Final Fantasy 15 has...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 File Size

Final Fantasy 15 File Size

The final file size for Final Fantasy 15 is revealed, and is not too surprising given the purported scope and scale of Square Enix’s latest JPRG adventure. With just a few days left until F...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 November 2016
Enter Game Rant’s Final Fantasy XV Giveaway!

Enter Game Rant’s Final Fantasy XV Giveaway!

Game Rant is giving away one PlayStation 4 code for Final Fantasy XV, the open world action-JRPG where players battle massive creatures with a fast-paced combat system. Game Rant is back wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Billboard in Japan: 'FF Is Coming Out'

Final Fantasy 15 Billboard in Japan: 'FF Is Coming Out'

Video game publisher and developer Square Enix promotes Final Fantasy 15 with a minimalist approach in Japan with a billboard that says “FF is coming out.” After having been announced appro...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 November 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Day One Update Details Coming Tomorrow

Final Fantasy 15 Day One Update Details Coming Tomorrow

Square Enix takes to Twitter to inform fans that Final Fantasy 15‘s first update will be available in a day one patch, with details about that update coming tomorrow. Final Fantasy 15 has a...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 November 2016
Details Surface for Cancelled Sleeping Dogs 2

Details Surface for Cancelled Sleeping Dogs 2

A number of features from the cancelled Sleeping Dogs 2 surface online, giving fans of the original game a glimpse at what might have been should the game have made it to release.

By Rob Gordon on 12 November 2016
Kingdom Hearts: New Trailers, Images, Reveals

Kingdom Hearts: New Trailers, Images, Reveals

Lots of Kingdom Hearts news pours in from the game’s official Twitter account, with two new trailers, a not-so-surprising announcement, and two new screenshots of Kingdom Hearts 3. It appe...

By Curt Hutson on 28 October 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Omen Trailer

Final Fantasy 15 Omen Trailer

Square Enix, alongside the announcement that Final Fantasy 15 has gone gold, is releasing an all new short cinematic movie titled “Omen” inspired by the game. Final Fantasy 15 has official...

By Rory Young on 27 October 2016
Final Fantasy 15 PC Port Would Take A Year To Develop

Final Fantasy 15 PC Port Would Take A Year To Develop

Final Fantasy 15‘s Hajime Tabata dashes the hopes of fans who were hoping a PC port of the upcoming RPG would be in development and completed shortly after its console launch. Recent foota...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 October 2016
World of Final Fantasy Demo Coming Next Week

World of Final Fantasy Demo Coming Next Week

Square Enix reveals the opening cinematic for the chibi-inspired World of Final Fantasy and announces that a free demo of the game will be available October 17.

By Jason Gallagher on 21 October 2016
World of Final Fantasy Review

World of Final Fantasy Review

World of Final Fantasy might not be the Final Fantasy game everyone is talking about this year, but its addictive gameplay and entertaining callbacks make it a must-play.

By Cody Gravelle on 21 October 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Will Support HDR on Xbox One S

Final Fantasy 15 Will Support HDR on Xbox One S

Xbox One boss Phil Spencer confirms on Twitter today that Square Enix’s Final Fantasy 15 will support HDR on the Xbox One S when it releases in late November. Final Fantasy 15 might be offi...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 October 2016
Dragon Quest Builders Review

Dragon Quest Builders Review

Square Enix takes a JRPG classic fuses it with elements of Minecraft in Dragon Quest Builders, creating a unique spin on the genre that enthralls even when it stumbles. The Dragon Quest fra...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 October 2016
Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is an engaging remake of a well-liked classic that brings some much needed paint and portability to the overly long game. In 2016, gamers ha...

By Riley Little on 01 October 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Releases First Story DLC

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Releases First Story DLC

Square Enix follows up last month’s release of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided with the game’s first story DLC, System Rift, which features the return of Frank Pritchard.

By Cody Gravelle on 18 September 2016
Final Fantasy 15's Trailer for Tokyo Game Show 2016

Final Fantasy 15's Trailer for Tokyo Game Show 2016

Square Enix releases a new trailer for Final Fantasy 15 at this year’s Tokyo Game Show, showcasing new gameplay footage and the return of some familiar Final Fantasy summons. As we inch eve...

By Alexander Pan on 16 September 2016
This Final Fantasy X Mod Will Creep You Out

This Final Fantasy X Mod Will Creep You Out

One dastardly modder takes one of the most infamously bad moments in Final Fantasy X and stretches it out over the whole game – and for some reason people are downloading it. It has been a...

By Cody Gravelle on 14 September 2016
Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Trailer Reveals Aqua's Episode

Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Trailer Reveals Aqua's Episode

Straight from Tokyo Game Show is a new trailer for the upcoming Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, which features a good look at Aqua’s story within the HD compilation. The newest t...

By Curt Hutson on 13 September 2016
Final Fantasy 15 PS4 Slim Bundle Coming to Japan

Final Fantasy 15 PS4 Slim Bundle Coming to Japan

Square Enix and Sony announce they are teaming up to release a special edition PS4 Slim console with a Final Fantasy 15 design on it as part of a release day bundle in Japan. It’s no secret...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 September 2016
Kingdom Hearts' Sora Gets Modded into Super Smash Bros.

Kingdom Hearts' Sora Gets Modded into Super Smash Bros.

A couple of modders for Nintendo’s popular fighting game Super Smash Bros. for Wii U create Kingdom Hearts‘ protagonist Sora as a playable character for the title. When Nintendo polled its...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 September 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Screenshots Show Off Guns

Final Fantasy 15 Screenshots Show Off Guns

New screenshots from Square Enix show off the Final Fantasy 15‘s protagonist Noctis using different guns during combat, including a weapon that literally fires shockwaves. Keeping fans inte...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 September 2016
Watch the Sephiroth Summon in World of Final Fantasy

Watch the Sephiroth Summon in World of Final Fantasy

Publisher and developer Square Enix releases a cutscene revealing the summon of Final Fantasy 7‘s main villain Sephiroth in the forthcoming World of Final Fantasy. It’s been quite a while s...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 September 2016
New Final Fantasy 15 Gameplay Video

New Final Fantasy 15 Gameplay Video

During its PAX West panel, Square Enix debuts a brand new 50-minute gameplay video of its upcoming RPG Final Fantasy 15, showcasing a side mission and a Chocobo racing mini-game. While fans...

By Alexander Pan on 04 September 2016
Final Fantasy 15's Story Is a Decade Long

Final Fantasy 15's Story Is a Decade Long

The director for Final Fantasy 15 officially reveals that the forthcoming role-playing game from Square Enix contains a storyline spanning an entire decade. When speaking to IGN at PAX West...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 September 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Is Half Open World, Half Linear

Final Fantasy 15 Is Half Open World, Half Linear

The director for Square Enix’s forthcoming role-playing game Final Fantasy 15 reveals that the title consists of half open world gameplay and half linear action. In a recent interview hel...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 August 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Season Pass Doesn't Cover All DLC

Final Fantasy 15 Season Pass Doesn't Cover All DLC

The director for Square Enix’s forthcoming role-playing game Final Fantasy 15 reveals that the Season Pass will not contain all of the DLC the studio plans to offer. According to a discus...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 August 2016
World of Final Fantasy Gets a Release Date

World of Final Fantasy Gets a Release Date

Fans of the Final Fantasy series have even more to look forward to this fall, as Square Enix finally schedules World of Final Fantasy release dates worldwide.

By Cody Gravelle on 21 August 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Gameplay Reveal on June 8

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Gameplay Reveal on June 8

Eidos Montreal announces a Twitch stream reveal for a number of Deus Ex projects including a lengthy gameplay demo for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided starting tomorrow, June 8.

By Derek Nichols on 18 August 2016
Square Enix to Make Deus Ex Prosthetic Hands

Square Enix to Make Deus Ex Prosthetic Hands

Square Enix teams up with renowned prosthetics creator Open Bionic to create a real world, functioning version of the prosthetic hand Adam Jensen uses in Deus Ex.

By Sarah Fields on 18 August 2016
New Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Trailer

New Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Trailer

The latest trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided sets the stage for Eidos Montreal’s highly anticipated sequel, establishing a growing divide between humans and augs.

By Anthony Taormina on 18 August 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Deals Roundup

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Deals Roundup

Dues Ex: Mankind Divided will release next week Tuesday. With deals up to 30% off for the PC version, we’ve rounded up all the deals from the Standard Edition to the Digital Deluxe.

By Dealzon on 18 August 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Review

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Review

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided improves upon its predecessor in nearly every way and delivers an incredibly tense and entertaining action role-playing game.

By Denny Connolly on 18 August 2016
Tomb Raider Movie Casts Its Lara Croft

Tomb Raider Movie Casts Its Lara Croft

Warner Bros. and MGM finally cast Lara Croft in their hotly anticipated reboot of the Tomb Raider film franchise, opting to select an actress that’s sure to excite fans.

By Riley Little on 18 August 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Video game fans who decide to pre-order Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider get the 2013 title starring Lara Croft absolutely free.

By Kyle Sledge on 18 August 2016
Final Fantasy 15 Release Date Officially Moved to November

Final Fantasy 15 Release Date Officially Moved to November

Following reports that the long-gestating Final Fantasy 15 is to be delayed, Square Enix confirms the reports and announces a new release date of November 29 for the upcoming RPG. With less than two...

By Alexander Pan on 15 August 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Has Gone Gold

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Has Gone Gold

Developer Eidos Montreal announces that Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has gone gold, which is good news for fans anticipating the sci-fi a...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 August 2016
Life is Strange Is Greenlit as Live Action Series

Life is Strange Is Greenlit as Live Action Series

After winning plenty of awards in 2015, the episodic adventure game Life is Strange is now set to become a live action series with Legendary Digital Studios at the helm. Although Warcraft...

By Denny Connolly on 28 July 2016
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Could Learn From I Am Setsuna

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Could Learn From I Am Setsuna

One writer thinks that the success of I Am Setsuna‘s stubborn adherence to JRPG traditions could be an indicator that Final Fantasy 7 Remake could thrive doing the same. Perhaps, as a die...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 July 2016
Final Fantasy XV Carbuncle Surprise Pre-Order Bonus

Final Fantasy XV Carbuncle Surprise Pre-Order Bonus

Square Enix posts a YouTube video detailing their new promotional contest promising players a chance to win exclusive DLC, custom Xbox One consoles, and even a car. Final Fantasy 15 is being called...

By Fred Harvey on 23 July 2016
Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

The creative director of Uncharted pokes fun at the similarity between the box art for Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4. It was announced today that Rise of...

By Weston Albert on 19 July 2016
I Am Setsuna Review

I Am Setsuna Review

I Am Setsuna may be Tokyo RPG Factory’s first game as a development studio, but its finesse and reverence of past JRPG hits makes it an absolute joy to experience. Depending on who gamer...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2016
Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Mobius Final Fantasy Gets US Release Date

Square Enix announces that Mobius Final Fantasy title will be hitting North American shores ahead of Final Fantasy 15, and pre-registration bonuses are still available. There might not be a better...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 July 2016
Adventures of Mana Review

Adventures of Mana Review

Square Enix’s 3D remastering of an old favorite hits the PS Vita, and Adventures of Mana shows that remaining faithful to the original is sometimes the best approach. Adventures of Mana is admitted...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 July 2016
Cancelled Legacy of Kain Game Details Surface

Cancelled Legacy of Kain Game Details Surface

Developers from Climax Studios break non-disclosure agreements to discuss Legacy of Kain: Dead Sun‘s cancellation after spending three years in production. Despite critical acclaim and general sales...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 May 2016
Loot Crate April 2016 'Quest' Review

Loot Crate April 2016 'Quest' Review

Loot Crate is back again with its April 2016 installment of the popular subscription service. How did they do this time, and what’s it got to do with video games? By now, it would be more difficult t...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 May 2016
Square Director Discusses Final Fantasy Disease

Square Director Discusses Final Fantasy Disease

Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata doesn’t hold back in discussing what he thinks could have hindered the latest Final Fantasy‘s development. It’s no secret that the future of JRPGs as a genre...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 May 2016
New Final Fantasy 15 Trailer Highlights Beautiful Game World

New Final Fantasy 15 Trailer Highlights Beautiful Game World

Square Enix takes gamers on another trip through Final Fantasy 15′s gorgeous world with a new trailer that ditches the storytelling and instead focuses on the game’s stunning environments. Final Fant...

By Curt Hutson on 19 May 2016
Square is Making More Final Fantasy 15 UCEs

Square is Making More Final Fantasy 15 UCEs

Square announced today that it intends to follow through on its promise to fans who missed out on the first wave of Final Fantasy 15 Ultimate Collector’s Editions. While news surrounding Square Enix’...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 April 2016
Deus Ex: Human Revolution '101 Trailer'

Deus Ex: Human Revolution '101 Trailer'

Square Enix’s latest trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, a ‘101’ introductory video, is paired with plans for both a digital and retail Collector’s Edition.

By Rory Young on 12 April 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Video Shows Fresh Gameplay

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Video Shows Fresh Gameplay

A video featuring a visit to Eidos Montreal studios shows off some brand new gameplay for the developer’s forthcoming action-RPG title Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. Autodesk, the 3D design soft...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 March 2016
GR Pick: Rise of the Tomb Raider Fan Trailer Is Amazing

GR Pick: Rise of the Tomb Raider Fan Trailer Is Amazing

A fan-made live action trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider shows Lara Croft scaling ice mountains, fighting armed soldiers, and even confronting an actual bear.

By John Jacques on 23 March 2016
Tomb Raider Reboot Will Inspire New Movie

Tomb Raider Reboot Will Inspire New Movie

Tomb Raider film director Roar Uthaug discusses the Tomb Raider game reboot, and how he intends to incorporate Lara Croft’s characte...

By Sarah Fields on 28 February 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

An official report reveals that Rise of the Tomb Raider has had far more success on the PC market than the Xbox One, selling many more copies in its first month. Months after its initial re...

By Sarah Fields on 19 February 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Crystal Dynamics reveals that the Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch story DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider will be available next week on the Xbox One. Those who enjoyed Rise of the Tomb Ra...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 January 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Hits PC Next Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider Hits PC Next Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider’s Steam Store page gives hope to PC Tomb Raider fans, suggesting that the title will hit the online service at some point in January 2016. Although Rise of the Tomb...

By Rob Gordon on 03 January 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Microsoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the Xbox One on November 10 last year. According to a recen...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 December 2015
Tomb Raider DLC Detailed

Tomb Raider DLC Detailed

A trailer shown at The Game Awards last night gives us our first real glimpse of the first scheduled DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider, a journey into Slavic folklore centred around Baba Yaga. Last n...

By Brad Jones on 20 November 2015
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Pre-Order Program Cancelled

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Pre-Order Program Cancelled

When it comes to marketing their games and gearing up to release new titles, one thing that is especially important to games publishers are their pre-order numbers. On the one hand, pre-ord...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 November 2015
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Release Date

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Release Date

As it stands, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is one of the most hotly-anticipated cross-platform releases that’s set to arrive in the coming months. The title was one of the biggest success stori...

By Rob Gordon on 26 September 2015
Deus Ex Bosses Can't Be Beat With Dialogue

Deus Ex Bosses Can't Be Beat With Dialogue

Deus Ex: Human Revolution made a serious blunder when the game forced players who chose a stealthing playstyle to face boss characters face-to-face. Many fans of the Deus Ex series were s...

By Sarah Fields on 10 September 2015
World of Final Fantasy Announced

World of Final Fantasy Announced

Square Enix announces ‘World of Final Fantasy’, a super cute spin-off crossover title that features many ‘Final Fantasy’ series protagonists and monsters.

By Sarah Fields on 21 August 2015
Square Enix Teases New Game

Square Enix Teases New Game

Square Enix shared a cryptic photo on their Twitter page today that teased a new game, which will be announced via a three-day “interactive experience” beginning Monday, April 10th.

By Boston Blake on 12 August 2015
10 Games Created from Failed Projects

10 Games Created from Failed Projects

Video game projects can change majorly over the course of development. Here is our rundown of 10 games that started out life as something very different.

By Rob Gordon on 12 August 2015
Triad Wars Shutting Down For Good In January

Triad Wars Shutting Down For Good In January

United Front Games announces on their forums that asynchronous multiplayer title Triad Wars is not going to make it out of beta and is shutting down on January 20, 2016.

By Derek Nichols on 12 August 2015
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The nominations for the first ever edition of ‘The Game Awards’ have been unveiled, including YouTube celebs and eSports players.

By Rob Keyes on 13 August 2014
Canadian Videogame Awards: 2014 Winners

Canadian Videogame Awards: 2014 Winners

‘Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’ and ‘Child of Light’ take home the most Canadian Videogame Awards for 2013-2014.

By Rob Keyes on 13 August 2014
Triad Wars

Triad Wars

United Front Games gives players their first look at ‘Triad Wars,’ a new open world crime title focused on building a Hong Kong empire.

By Anthony Taormina on 12 August 2014
Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition

Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition

Square Enix and United Front Games release a new trailer to showcase the improved gameplay of ‘Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition’.

By Kyree Leary on 12 August 2014
2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Finalists Revealed

2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Finalists Revealed

‘Mark of the Ninja’ leads the 2013 Canadian Videogame Awards finalists along with Assassin’s Creed 3, Far Cry 3, Mass Effect 3, MechWarrior Online, Sleeping Dogs and more!

By Rob Keyes on 12 August 2013
2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Winners & Thoughts

2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Winners & Thoughts

‘Far Cry 3’ takes home the most wins at the 2013 Canadian Video Game Awards. See the full winners lists and some thoughts here.

By Rob Keyes on 12 August 2013
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 17 August 2012
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major press...

By Rob Keyes on 20 May 2012
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

With so many high profile video games releasing this year, what should you look forward to seeing in 2012? Read on to find out our 25 most anticipated games of the year.

By Rob Keyes on 15 August 2011
Weekly Video Game News Round-Up: September 25th

Weekly Video Game News Round-Up: September 25th

In the September 19-25 wrap-up, we talk World of Warcraft, Nintendo pricing, Batman’s face, PlayStation Home shooters, Star Wars: The Old Republic release and more!

By Rob Keyes on 06 May 2011
‘Fairy Tail’ Game is Going Social

‘Fairy Tail’ Game is Going Social

Square Enix has announced that they are going to develop a Fairy Tail social game for mobile phones. This might not be what fans expected from a Fairy Tail game, but it actually may turn out to be a...

By Tyler Davis on 21 December 2010
Game Rant’s 2010 Video Game Award Winners

Game Rant’s 2010 Video Game Award Winners

The winners have been announced for the 2010 Game Rant Video Game Awards. Read on to find out our 2010 game of the year!

By Rob Keyes on 18 August 2010