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Japan gets Bloodbourne PS4s

To celebrate the upcoming launch of Bloodborne in Japan, From Software has announced a limited edition PS4 that features laser engraved artwork for the game. Sure, it’s just a logo of the game, but that may be enough to force the hands of hardcore fans of the series. In addition to the console, which is more »

Brandish: The Dark Revenant Review – A Perfectly Servicable Time Waster

Brandish: The Dark Revenant Price: $19.99 System(s): PSP/PS Vita Release Date: January 13, 2015 Publisher (Developer): XSEED (Nihon Falcom) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Violence, Blood, Suggestive Themes, Partial Nudity, Mild Language, and Use of Tobacco As you might have guessed by the fact that I write under the name “Elf Princess”, I’m a huge fan more »

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Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation Review: Sisterly Love

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation Price: System(s): PlayStation Vita Release Date: January 27, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Idea Factory (Compile Heart) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Fantasy Violence, Language, Partial Nudity, and Suggestive Themes Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation comes to the PlayStation Vita as a remake of the PlayStation 3 original. One of my colleagues has more »

Criminal Girls immediately encourages “motivation”

You all may be going on and on about HuniePop, and maybe even Girlish Grimoire Littlewitch Romanesque, but there’s another risque game you should have on your radar. It’s Criminal Girls: Invite Only, a game many are surprised NIS America took a risk on releasing outside of Japan. We here at Technology Tell’s Gaming Channel more »

Seasons of the Wolf pretty, but simplistic

Tales of Aravorn: Seasons of the Wolf is a game right up my alley. It’s a classic RPG combined with a visual novel game. If you like the two, it’s definitely worth taking a look. Because the foundation of the game is a visual novel, the graphics, art style, and writing of the game are more »

Emboar, Samurott, and Serperior Pokemon distribution events inbound

Remember a few weeks back, I said Japan was getting a Contrary Serperior Pokemon distribution event? A code was doled out, “POKEMON497,” and entering it into your game gave you the grass-type. Well, from now until November 30, 2015, you can input that same code into your version of and get that pokemon. Of course, more »

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Borderlands: The Handsome Collection takes Handsome Jack to next gen

When Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel launched in October 2014, one of the loudest complaints was that it was not available for the latest generation of consoles. However, this is now being remedied. Gearbox has announced the launch of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection, a bundle containing both Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, for the PS4 and more »

My favorite Pokemon game is fan-made

If you’re anything like me, you absolutely adore Pokemon. I’ve loved the game since the first time I played Blue, and I haven’t stopped loving it since. I’m not going to lie, my favorite pokemon is Butterfree, followed closely by Gardevoire. But oddly enough, my favorite version of Pokemon is actually one off the internet. more »

Our game could be your life: Open-world games need to cut it out

Why bother playing a video game? That’s a very basic and more than slightly patronizing question, but one that nevertheless begs to be asked as video games seek to annex ever more colossal volumes of our lives. I’m not talking about the Candy Crushes and Threeses of the world, which constantly beckon us to distraction more »

Free The Elder Scrolls Online as subscriptions disappear

If you dreamed of enjoying a gorgeous and engaging MMORPG on your console, or even computer, without having to worry about paying more every month to keep going, then prepare to rejoice. Bethesda has answered your wish. Free The Elder Scrolls Online is on the way! Not entirely free, of course. PC owners will still more »

The World Ends with You returns in Theatrhythm

One of Square Enix’s best, original IPs is undoubtedly The World Ends With You. Ask anyone with a DS or mobile device and they’ll wax nostalgic about the action RPG, reminiscing about the unique premise, unexpected setting, and of course, the fantastic soundtrack. Now, we’ll get to hear some of those amazing songs again, because more »

Vitas get Operation Abyss in April

Okay, Vita owners. Let’s see how our 2015 looks so far. Hm, not too bad at all, but you know what? Let’s stick Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy in there. We need some of that. Seriously though, 2015 is a great year for the Vita so far, with like 10 great games guaranteed between now more »