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Deus Ex: The Fall jacking into PC in March

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 25, 2014 6:00am PST

Mobile spin-off Deus Ex: The Fall looked like a Deus Ex game, and swam like a Deus Ex game, but quacked like a Deus Ex game with horrible touchscreen controls. How very pleasant, then, that it's coming to PC with support for keyboard and mouse or controllers, of course, and ...


"Glad. I tried to play it on Android, and while it definitely felt like a Deus Ex game the ..."

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Thief review: sneaky business

By Robert Workman, Feb 24, 2014 2:30pm PST

Thief is back. Is Eidos Montreal able to revive what made Garrett so beloved?


"You know what I just did? I skipped all that well worded and carefully written text, and simply ..."

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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call to incorporate iOS Quest Medley mode

By Steve Watts, Feb 24, 2014 11:00am PST

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call is aiming to be as complete a finale as possible, and that means putting in a revised mode of the iOS versions' Quest Medley mode.


How Nosgoth's in-game economy works

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2014 9:00am PST

Square Enix has outlined how the in-game economy of Nosgoth will work, outlining which kinds of items can be earned, purchased for in-game Gold, or real-money Runestones.


Thief launch trailer sneaks out early

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 20, 2014 6:15am PST

Though Eidos Montreal's Thief doesn't launch until next week, the launch trailer arrived today, casing the scene before emerging from the shadows. It's pleasingly not that violent but does hint at more of the story than we've perhaps seen before, so you may want to steer cle...


"Every story has to be a life or death struggle to save the city, the country, the planet, or the ..."

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD trailer showcases improvements

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 19, 2014 10:45am PST

For discerning Final Fantasy fans eyeing up the Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster pack, Square Enix has released a new trailer highlighting what's new and different in the pair of PS3 and Vita revamps. Having never played it myself, though, watching this makes me suspect the g...


Square Enix 'very interested' in putting Final Fantasy on PC

By Steve Watts, Feb 19, 2014 8:45am PST

Final Fantasy producer Yoshinori Kitase says the company is interested in putting its games on PC, but concedes that they don't have much experience in it.


"FF 1 - VI on PC would be amazing, even if they just ported the ios games with gamepad support."

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Final Fantasy 7 remake would take longer than FF13 trilogy combined, says producer

By Steve Watts, Feb 18, 2014 11:45am PST

Final Fantasy 13 series producer Yoshinori Kitase says that a remake of Final Fantasy 7 would require a large time investment from the company, estimating that it would take longer than the ten years it took to make all three FF13 games.


"besides the final fantasy 13 trilogy sucked ass i got the first one as a gift skipped the ..."

- Kyng Love see all 89 comments

Lightning may cameo in future Final Fantasy games

By Steve Watts, Feb 17, 2014 8:00am PST

Lightning Returns definitively closes the book on the her story, but director Motomu Toriyama says she's so popular she may still cameo in future Final Fantasy games.


"Yeah I really don't like the time mechanic either, I feel so rushed. I wish I could just freely ..."

- Zatric see all 6 comments

Watch the first mission of Thief

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 14, 2014 2:00pm PST

Watch an "unedited, uncommented" playthrough of the first level of Thief.


"yea, you will have the code at launch, (almost) never before."

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Hitman GO announced as mobile turn-based strategy game

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 13, 2014 1:30pm PST

The next main entry in the Hitman series remains on track, but Square Enix taking a slight detour with Hitman GO, a turn-based strategy game that's being designed for mobile devices.


"Diorama style art is a fresh new idea! Not sure about the game play. It seems to overlap with ..."

- threeup see all 4 comments

Final Fantasy 14 trailer shows PS4 features; beta plans detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 12, 2014 8:00am PST

With the PlayStation 4 release of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn now poking its head over the horizon, plodding steadily towards us and an April 14 launch, Square Enix is showing a little more. A new trailer gives a brief rundown on the port's features, which include Remo...


"Wish I could download the client now. It's gonna suck trying to do it on the 22nd."

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Thief trailer introduces the Thief Taker General

By Nathaniel Hohl, Feb 11, 2014 10:00am PST

The final "Stories from the City" trailer for Thief introduces the evil Thief Taker General.


"Thief Taker was a real job in prior times. It's not something they made up."

- Conan see all 4 comments

Play Primer: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2014 9:00am PST

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is out today. If you plan on going in to save some souls, here are a few things you might like to know before you start.


"yeah, it doesn't feel "final fantasy" as a solo act...that's for damn sure. "

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Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII review: striking distance

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2014 6:00am PST

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII finally closes out the trilogy that began four years ago--and in doing so finally realizes its potential.


"Glad there are some positive reviews for this. I only got to play about 45 minutes yesterday but ..."

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