Editorials

Dear Capcom: Please Bring Back Rival Schools, the Persona of Fighting Games (Without Cuts this Time)

The Justice Gakuen series of fighting games deserves a second chance on modern consoles, with all of its original features intact.


Back in 1998, PlayStation fans were treated to a lovely gem titled Shiritsu Justice Gakuen: Legion of Heroes, translated in the west as Rival Schools: United by Fate. Two years later, in that magical era of dreams in which the Dreamcast was at its brief peak, the series made the jump to Sega's console with Moero! Justice Gakuen (Project Justice). Then, unfortunately, the IP sank into semi-obscurity, possibly choked by the demise of the Dreamcast and by the stiff competition during the golden age of fighting games....

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NiOh’s First Story DLC Gets New Screenshots Showing Badass Date Masamune and More on Famitsu

Koei Tecmo reveals NiOh's upcoming DLC with a batch of screenshots on Weekly Famitsu. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 4:36 PM
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Offworld Trading Company: Jupiter’s Forge Expansion Gets Building-Focused Gameplay Video

Stardock and Mohawk Games released the first of many gameplay video for Offworld Trading Company's upcoming Jupiter's Forge expansion today, which deals with the buildings players can use on Io, the planet introduced in the DLC. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 4:00 PM
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Valhalla Hills – Definitive Edition Launches with New Trailer

Funatics and Kalypso Media announced today that Valhalla Hills - Definitive Edition has finally released PS4 and Xbox One, and released a launch trailer for it. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:42 PM
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Titanfall 2 DLC Glitch in the Frontier Out Now, Gets New Patch

Respawn Entertainment has announce and released their latest patch for their game Titanfall 2. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:37 PM
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The Golf Club 2 Gets Release Date and New Trailer

HB Games have unveiled a new trailer for their new golf game. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:35 PM
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Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels Expansion Release Date Announced; Stunning New Photos Released

Forza Horizon 3's newest expansion based around Hot Wheels, is arriving on May 9th. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:34 PM
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Mirage: Arcane Warfare Bridge Map Showcased in New Trailer

Check out the overview video for this Mirage: Arcane Warfare map. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:30 PM
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Mobile Game League of Evil Coming to Nintendo Switch

While Tom Happ's Axiom Verge Nintendo Switch reveal was nothing more than fake news, it looks like Nintendo's handheld home console will be getting a new game: League of Evil. Developer Ratalaika Games tweeted out the image ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:30 PM
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Humble Wild Frontier Bundle Offers Eclectic Outdoor Selection

Some of Humble Bundle's offerings are more cohesive than others. While the THQ Nordic Bundle and Star Wars Humble Bundle seem to flaunt an easily-recognizable theme, some bundles -- like the latest Humble "Wild Frontier" Bundle are ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:09 PM
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Call of Duty: WWII Digital and Physical Pre-Orders Available for PS4/Xbox One/PC; More Info Shared

If you're ready to pre-order Call of Duty: World War II, the floodgates are now open, as Activision shares the official fact sheet with more details. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 3:03 PM
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343 Industries Acknowledges Mistakes Made in Halo 5’s Storytelling; Will Double Down on Master Chief Going Forward

Halo 5: Guardians launched back in October of 2015, and as you may know, it wasn't without controversy. Some of this controversy stemmed from the fact that the game took a bit of a different approach than ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 2:16 PM
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PS4 Exclusive Gran Turismo Sport Gets Gorgeous 4K Gameplay Trailer Showing the Debut of Porsche

Watch two Porsche 911 GT3 RS race on the Nürburgring Nordschleife in Gran Turismo Sport. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 2:06 PM
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Call of Duty: WWII Editions and Season Pass Announced; Beta Will Come First on PS4

Activision announces the editions that will be available for Call of Duty: WWII, the season pass, and a beta first on PS4. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 1:48 PM
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Call of Duty: WWII Gets First 1080p Screenshots Showing its Gritty War and Nazi Zombies

Call of Duty: WWII shows its gritty nature in the first screenshots and... Nazi Zombies. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 1:33 PM
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Dropzone Update v1989 Out Today; Brings Gear Changes, Quality of Life Suggestions and Bug Fixes

Dropzone received a new update today that brings changes to gear, pilots and gameplay. The update also brings a number of bug fixes and quality of life suggestions. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 1:26 PM
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3DS Exclusive Culdcept Revolt Receives Details on Rebels and Count’s Army

NIS America released character and story details for the game Culdcept Revolt, coming to Nintendo 3DS on August 29 in North America and August 29 in Europe. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 1:22 PM
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Call of Duty: WWII for PS4, Xbox One and PC Revealed with Spectacular Trailer

Call of Duty travels back to World War II, with Call of Duty: WWII. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 1:05 PM
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Nintendo Switch Rated 80 out of 100 by Famitsu Readers in New Survey

Famitsu readers pass positive judgement on the Nintendo Switch, but have doubts on the software lineup. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 12:48 PM
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Free-to-Play 2D Platformer Fighter Brawlhalla Coming to PS4 This Summer; Closed Beta Sign-ups Opened

Today, developer Blue Mammoth Games announced that its free-to-play 2D platformer fighter Brawlhalla, which is currently available on PC and Mac via Steam Early Access, is coming to PS4 sometime this summer alongside the full-release on PC ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 12:47 PM
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Five Minutes of Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Gameplay Has Surfaced

Yesterday, Capcom announced that Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite was hitting PS4, Xbox One, and PC on September 19th. Additionally, it also announced and revealed eight new characters, two new stages, a new story mode trailer, and the ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 12:19 PM
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Nobunaga’s Ambition: Taishi for PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC gets First Screenshots on Famitsu

The New Nobunaga's Ambition game by Koei Tecmo will abandon the older generation of PlayStation consioles, and will come to PS4, PC and Nintendo Switch at the same time. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:57 AM
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Awesomenauts Going Free-to-Play On May 24th; Receives New Trailer

Ronimo Games have announced that their side scrolling MOBA, Awesomenauts is finally getting the free-to-play treatment beginning May 24, 2017. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:54 AM
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PlayStation Plus Games for May Announced; Tales from the Borderlands, ABZU, and Alienation Featured

Today, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced the full line-up of games that will be available for free to PlayStation Plus subscribers for the month of May..and boy is it a pretty strong month. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:38 AM
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New JRPG Zanki Zero by Danganronpa Team for PS4 and PS Vita Gets First Screenshots on Famitsu

Zanki Zero is a survival JRPG by the team being Danganronpa, and it looks definitely interesting. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:33 AM
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Burnout Creators Announce Crash Mode Spiritual Successor Danger Zone for PS4 and PC; Coming in May

Do you want another Burnout game, or at the very least a spiritual successor? I do, and today I have some decent news for other dreamers like me. Today, developer Three Fields Entertainment, a studio comprised of ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:25 AM
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Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Receives New Character Trailer Introducing Nekone

Atlus launched a new character trailer for the upcoming visual novel Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception, coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on May 23 in North America and Europe. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 11:23 AM
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Cyberpunk Horror Game Observer From Layers of Fear Developer Gets New Teaser Trailer

In my personal opinion, 2016's Layers of Fear from Poland-based developer Bloober Team is an under-appreciated psychological horror game. That being said, when Bloober revealed Observer, a cyberpunk horror game, for the first time during E3 2016, ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 10:56 AM
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Prey Post-Launch DLC Confirmed; Impossible to See All Alien Powers in One Playthrough

Prey from Dishonored developer Arkane Studios and publisher Bethesda is right around the corner. The highly-anticipated first-person action-adventure game with some science fiction horror elements is set to release on PS4, Xbox One, and PC on May ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 10:33 AM
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Quake Champions Gets New Trailer Showcasing the Ruins of Sarnath Arena

Today, developer id Software and publisher Bethesda released the third trailer in its Arena trailer series (you can check out the first here and the second here): showcasing the Ruins of Sarnath. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 10:13 AM
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Hearts of Iron IV: Death or Dishonor DLC Announced

Today, publisher Paradox Interactive announced Hearts of Iron IV: Death or Dishonor, a new piece of DLC for the World War II grand-strategy game. ...Read More

on April 26, 2017 9:58 AM