PC, XB360 / Puzzle / Release: Nov 18, 2009 / ESRB: T


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Front Mission Evolved Delayed to September

Previously due during the vague "Spring 2010" timeframe, Double Helix's mech-tastic action game Front Mission Evolved will now arrive at North American retailers in PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 form on September 14, 2010.

Alongside the release date, publisher Square Enix offered up a new trailer and several new screenshots, plus word that the PC edition will be playable in stereoscopic 3D. Read more »

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Front Mission Evolved Trailer Talks Preparation

With developer Double Helix in the midst of crafting Front Mission Evolved--a real-time action-centric spin-off of Square Enix's traditionally turn-based strategy series--a new trailer has arrived in which both companies discuss the upcoming mech action game.

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"Predicting totally crap PC version. Also, where the hell is the new Mechwarrior game? Shack ..."
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Front Mission Evolved Screens Show Mech Mayhem

Square Enix has released a handful of new screenshots for developer Double Helix's Front Mission Evolved, a game which will eschew the series' traditionally turn-based strategic mech-battles for a more action-based experience.

Players can look forward to strapping themselves into one of these giant mechs, called "WANZERS," when Front Mission Evolved heads to the PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 this Spring.

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"Not the first time; Gun Hazard was a side-scroller Front Mission, came out as a side-story to ..."
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Front Mission Evolved Media: Robot Attack Pt. 2

Having just unleashed its initial robotic assault with an assortment of Supreme Commander 2 assets, publisher Square Enix now continues its mechanical blitz with a selection of mech-tastic Front Mission Evolved screenshots, renders and trailers.

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"I'd really rather have another turn based Front Mission game, I've been waiting for another for ..."
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Gyromancer and Diner Dash on XBLA Wednesday

It's looking to be a puzzling week for Xbox 360 owners, as Square and PopCap's puzzle-RPG Gyromancer will hit alongside Backbone's downloadable adaptation of action-puzzler Diner Dash on Xbox Live this Wednesday, November 18.

Gyromancer will sell for 1200 Microsoft Points ($15), with a PC edition due on Steam the same day at the same price. Diner Dash, meanwhile, will sell for 800 Microsoft Points ($10), with WiiWare and PlayStation Network versions also in development.

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Bejeweled RPG 'Gyromancer' Gets Release Date, Price (Updated)

Update: Gyromancer will sell for 1200 Microsoft Points / $15, a representative of publisher-developer Square Enix has confirmed with Shacknews.

Original: The downloadable collaboration between Bejeweled maker PopCap and Final Fantasy developer Square Enix will hit PC and Xbox 360 on November 18.

A puzzle-RPG a la Infinite's Puzzle Quest, Gyromancer combines the quest and experience mechanics of traditional role-playing games with combat based on the color-matching gameplay of Bejeweled. No price yet, but we'll keep you updated. Read more »

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Square, PopCap Unveil Bejeweled RPG 'Gyromancer'

Peggle and Plants vs. Zombie maker PopCap has paired with Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest publisher Square Enix to craft Gyromancer, a new puzzle-RPG.

Coming to Xbox 360 as an Xbox Live Arcade download and PC via Steam, the game is said to feature PopCap's addictive color-matching puzzler Bejeweled Twist "at its core."

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"Seems better then Puzzle Quest in story, battle and graphics. The overall design might be ..."
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Square Announces Two: Front Mission Evolved, NIER

In rolling out its E3 lineup, Square Enix has detailed two previously unannounced projects, including the rumored Front Mission Evolved.

In development at Double Helix, Front Mission Evolved will take the mech-based strategy series into the realm of third-person shooting. The action game will feature both a singleplayer campaign and online multiplayer, and is set for release on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Read more »

"Hasn't Double Helix made pretty shit games? Also, isn't Front Mission supposed to be turn ..."
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