Atlus News


Trine 2 review

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2011 12:30pm PST

Indie developer Frozenbyte has crafted one of the most beautiful 2D games I have ever seen. Physics-based puzzles hasn’t looked this good in a long time.


"I've read that Trine 2 in NVIDIA 3D Vision is a top of the line 3D experience and that the game ..."

- SlamDunk see all 3 comments

Trine 2 launch trailer swings into action

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 07, 2011 6:15am PST

In case you missed the announcement at very short notice, good news! Frozenbyte's Trine 2 launches on PC and Mac today. If you did catch that, then, still, good news! A lovely launch trailer has arrived alongside the platformer, a treat for the eyes.


"Dearest mace, I fear I entirely missed the news of your grandchild. That's wonderful! I'm an ..."

- Alice O'Connor see all 19 comments

Trine 2 gets cross-platform play on PC and Mac

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 23, 2011 7:30am PST

Trine 2 will support cross-platform multiplayer on PC and Mac via Steamworks. A DRM-free version is also in the works, available next year.


"Great news! I have both a Mac and (very recently for the first time in years) a gaming PC. And I ..."

- BlackCat9 see all 7 comments

King of Fighters XIII DLC plans detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 16, 2011 6:00am PST

With The King of Fighters due to launch next week, publisher Atlus has revealed DLC plans including an extra character and instant unlocks for the latest in the long-running fighter series.


"I can see KOF98 Iori selling like hotcakes amongst the hardcore KOF crowd."

- Sideways Bob see all 3 comments

Trine 2 multiplayer beta begins for pre-orders

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 27, 2011 6:00am PDT

Online co-op is one of the most exciting additions in Trine 2, and now you can give it a go early by pre-ordering Frozenbyte's physics-based platformer on Steam.


"Well €13 is $18 but still, better than just switching the sign."

- Marrbe see all 11 comments

Trine 2's 'Unlimited Mode' lets you play as any character

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 10, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Trine 2's newly announced "Unlimited Mode" lets you play as any character you want. If you want a team of three Mages, feel free. Want everyone to swing around as a Thief? No problem.


"Okay, now we need video of Chris Remo, Nick Breckon, and Jake Rodkin playing co-op as all Wizards."

- the archvile see all 4 comments

Cursed Crusade delayed to October 25

By Steve Watts, Sep 29, 2011 10:15am PDT

The Cursed Crusade has been pushed to October 25, but Atlas has released a new story trailer to keep you occupied.


King of Fighters XIII delayed into November

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 28, 2011 6:15am PDT

The rites of succession are arcane and plentiful, so Atlus needs a little longer before it can reveal The King of Fighters XIII. SNK Playmore's sprite-tastic fighter has been delayed from October to November 22.


"KOF 12 was terrible. KOF13 improves on it, just a tad (adding back favorites). Here's hoping ..."

- sukabljat see all 5 comments

Persona 2 releases on PSP on September 20

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 02, 2011 5:00pm PDT

There's only one Persona game that has never seen release in North America. Everything will change when the updated Persona 2: Innocent Sin releases on PSP on September 20th.


"I will buy it on day one off the PSN and probably not touch it for years...I still haven't ..."

- RowjinZee see all 3 comments

Rock of Ages rolls to PC on September 7

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 02, 2011 8:15am PDT

ACE Team's art-inspired roll 'em up, Rock of Ages, is finally coming to PC on September 7th, just a few weeks after its debut on Xbox Live Arcade.


"I can't read the title and not sing the refrain Rock of ages - Rock of ages!"

- rosewood see all 5 comments

Rock of Ages review

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2011 5:45pm PDT

We roll into ACE Team's second game release, Rock of Ages, to see if the downloadable title is able to maintain an enjoyable experience using its simple premise.


"Also, I just watched that trailer and it has way more variation than what I thought it'd have ..."

- King Kavik see all 6 comments

Persona 4: The Golden for Vita, Persona 4 fighting game, and Persona 5 in the works

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 31, 2011 9:15am PDT

You can expect a lot more Persona in the future. Three Persona games are coming across three platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, and the PlayStation Vita.


"Yeah, a broadened social link system would be amazing. That's absolutely my favorite part of ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 23 comments

Rock of Ages delayed on PC, PS3

By Steve Watts, Aug 18, 2011 3:00pm PDT

Rock of Ages is still coming to the Xbox 360 on August 31, but the PC and PlayStation 3 versions have been delayed to "later this summer."


"Summer is basically over. I'm not sure they thought this one out."

- baron calamity see all 10 comments

Catherine gives Atlus its 'largest launch' ever

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2011 2:45pm PDT

Atlus is known for localizing and publishing niche games for the US market. However, it may have found a big hit on its hands with the recently-released Catherine. Atlus boasted it as "the largest launch in the 20-year history of Atlus."


"The best way to describe it is part "anime film", part "Persona-y dialogue game", part ..."

- the archvile see all 7 comments

Catherine demo on PS3 & Xbox 360 next week

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 05, 2011 6:30pm PDT

Atlus' bizarre puzzle game, Catherine, will be available for everyone to try next week on Xbox Live and PlayStation Network.


"The main "story mode" part of the game is essentially two sections: 1: A "day" cycle of ..."

- the archvile see all 8 comments