What should we expect from the Bloodborne expansion?

The news that thousands of Souls fans have been pining for has finally come: Bloodborne is getting an expansion. A timeline has yet to be revealed, but we can expect to hear more later this year. (Incidentally, Sony’s E3 2015 press conference qualifies as later this year.) Until then, we can take an educated guess as to more »

E3 2015 Prediction: We’ll see Gravity Rush PS4 and Gravity Rush 2

I’ve never been very good at wishing, so I’ve had trouble coming up with a pipe dream to add to the towering stack of E3 2015 predictions. It’s never been my kind of game, this “How many of our naive dreams will publishers destroy this year?” In my experience, it’s best to consider every game The more »

Sony will return to theaters its E3 2015 press conference

Sony will stream its E3 2015 press conference to North American theaters, E3 producer Geoff Keighley announced on the PlayStation Blog. Rather, Sony will once again bring its E3 showing to theaters: as previously reported, it did the same for E3 2014. This year, however, the PlayStation E3 Experience will begin Monday, June 15 at more »


E3 2015 Prediction: We’ll probably see Metroid

Metroid is probably my favorite game franchise of all time. I’ve enjoyed nearly every entry and the long absence of the series after Metroid: Other M is something I struggle to endure on a daily basis. Every year I hope for a new Metroid, only to be disappointed. That being said, I think this year more »

Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata is missing E3 2015 too

Last year, the Nintendo President Satoru Iwata didn’t get to be on stage due to health reasons. The reports said that his doctors advised him not to make the trip to LA, so he didn’t. It made sense at the time, since no one wants the beloved Iwata to have his health fail. If you’re more »

There are only 8 Nintendo World Championships 2015 qualifying events

Those wanting to prove they’re the very best better hope they live in California, Floridaa, Illinois, Minnesota, New York, Texas or Washington, because Nintendo announced the Nintendo World Championship 2015 qualifier locations and there aren’t very many. Apparently, this event will be extremely exclusive, because there will be only eight chances to try and prove more »

Here’s your information on every E3 2015 press conference

Okay, before we move onto the real information, I feel like I have to point out that these E3 2015 press conferences aren’t really press conferences. (A friend would appreciate if I took the time to point out that these are really media briefings.) Regardless, we’re going to acquire a lot of important information between more »

Sailor Moon cast reminisces at ACEN 2015

She is the one, Sailor Moon. Or, rather, in the case of Anime Central 2015’s press interview session with part of the cast of the Sailor Moon redub and Sailor Moon Crystal, they are five strong, capable women who are voicing iconic characters that have made a lasting impact on multiple generations of anime fans. more »

Richard Epcar talks anime and games at ACEN 2015

Richard Epcar talks anime and games at ACEN 2015 Despite having voiced over 400 characters, this marked the first appearance of Richard Epcar at Anime Central, one of the Midwest’s largest anime conventions. If you’ve played a video game, watched an anime, or even grown up with cartoons, odds are you’ve heard Epcar before, whether more »

Level 257 makes its ACEN 2015 debut

Level 257 made its Chicago debut earlier in 2015, but it celebrated another first on May 15, 2015. The restaurant, bar, arcade and bowling alley decided to appear at Anime Central. If you’re at ACEN 2015, you can head down to the basement of the Hyatt Regency O’Hare to see Level 257 make its splash. more »

8 Vendors you should visit at ACEN 2015

One of the best parts of conventions is heading to the hall with all the vendors to see what’s coming home with you. I mean, it’s usually an opportunity to buy things you wouldn’t ordinarily see. Which is why I’m here to help you out with Anime Central in Chicago Illinois this weekend, as ACEN more »

E3 2015 Prediction: The Nintendo World Championships may use Wii U games

After 25 long years, Nintendo is finally bringing back the Nintendo World Championships. Last time around, the test involved playing a specialized cartridge that contained Super Mario Bros., Rad Racer, and Tetris, and you were judged based on how many points you could get during a 6 minute and 21 second time limit. As of more »