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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 ..."

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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."

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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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Bravely Default review: a whole new fantasy

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 10, 2014 3:15pm PST

Bravely Default pays homage to classic turn-based JRPG's, but its innovative approach to combat and wonderfully expansive Job system put it in a whole new class of its own.


"what is the bravely second thing is that such as phoenix down"

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 trailer celebrates Tidus and Yuna's romance

By Steve Watts, Feb 10, 2014 9:45am PST

A new Final Fantasy X/X-2 trailer focuses on Tidus and Yuna's romance, just in time for Valentine's Day.


"The square game making machine is a wreck. They have too many independent heads doing different ..."

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Final Fantasy 6 blitzes onto iOS

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 06, 2014 4:15pm PST

Three weeks after hitting Android, Square Enix has brought the classic Final Fantasy VI to iOS devices for $15.99. The game features restored graphics, refined touch controls, and iCloud saves to help carry your file across devices.


"Wow! Thanks for the heads up. I was considering purchasing this, but fuck that."

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Square Enix cites Final Fantasy 14 in profitable financial report

By Steve Watts, Feb 05, 2014 11:00am PST

Square Enix released its most recent earnings report today, and cited the relaunched Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn among its reasons for turning a profit.


"Good for them, they deserve it. I've never seen a company turn an MMO from such a giant pile of ..."

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Drakengard 3 flies onto PS3 on May 20; Collector's Edition and pre-order bonuses detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2014 9:40am PST

Those with a casual interest in riding a dragon into battle may wish to know that Square Enix has announced Drakengard 3 will launch on May 20, exclusively on PlayStation 3. Those with a certain fondness for dragon fights may be interested to know it's also announced three-t...


Tomb Raider costume coming to Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2014 8:30am PST

Never a company to miss an opportunity to cash in on its fans' loyalty and adoration, Square Enix has announced it's bringing a little of Tomb Raider into Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XII. When the game launches next Tuesday, they'll be able to grab a DLC that lets Light...


"I will literally pay to be able to turn the voice acting off. Like, give me an in-game purchase ..."

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Murdered: Soul Suspect confirmed for PS4

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 04, 2014 9:20am PST

When an Xbox One version of Murdered: Soul Suspect was announced yesterday, publisher Square Enix was a little coy about whether Airtight Games' ghost detective game might haunt PlayStation 4. "Chase me, chase me!" it seemed to giggle. Well, lo and behold, here we are now, w...


"I guess at the end of the day, the ultimate announcement is, "Upcoming Square Enix game to be ..."

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Thief trailer teaches 'Thief 101' as game goes gold

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 04, 2014 8:20am PST

Cor, what's this then, a game about stealing things? Clever name, Thief. So what's it about then? If you haven't been paying attention to Eidos Montreal's continuation of the classic Looking Glass series, here, a new trailer titled 'Thief 101' gives a fair rundown of the gam...


"That's not true. They went back and changed a lot to satisfy the fans. I've followed this one ..."

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Murdered: Soul Suspect haunting Xbox One too

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 03, 2014 12:00pm PST

At this point, a big publisher launching a potential new series (what original game from a big publisher isn't a potential new series?) solely on current-gen systems feels a little quaint, nostalgic, silly. It's not wholly surprising, then, that Square Enix has confirmed Mur...


"Am I the only one who will refuse to pay for this game, on the basis that I'd be playing a ..."

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