Tokyo Game Show 2011 News


Sine Mora and Black Knight Sword: Grasshopper's creative downloadables

By Garnett Lee, Sep 22, 2011 1:00pm PDT

Grasshopper is making Black Knight Sword and Sine Mora in collaboration with Digital Reality and the move to digital distribution seems to have focused their creative energies.


"Grasshopper is so awesome. While I love their full retail releases (NMH, SotD), I think ..."

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Resident Evil: Revelations trailer introduces Rachel, kills her

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 20, 2011 3:00pm PDT

Capcom spends a lot of time building up a new character for Resident Evil: Revelations in its Tokyo Game Show trailer--only to kill her.


"The 'booty' and the implants are a bit ridiculous... but seriously wtf is up with the hair..."

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Final Fantasy XIII-2: two time travel trailers

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2011 11:00am PDT

Square Enix has unveiled two more trailers for Final Fantasy XIII-2, following the announcement that the game is hitting North America on January 31.


"After watching these trailers and getting an idea for the actual story in this game - I think it ..."

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New Suikoden coming to PlayStation Portable

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2011 5:00pm PDT

At TGS 2011, Konami announced a new Suikoden game for the PSP. The game doesn't have a release date or price set yet.


"Well, this just sold me. Vita will be a day 1 purchase for me. "

- vtfo0lio see all 9 comments

Boom Boom Dance announced for Kinect

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 19, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Konami has announced Boom Boom Dance for Xbox 360 Kinect, developed by the team behind Dance Masters.


"You mean like Gunstringer and Fruit Ninja? And Kinect Sports? Of course not, they never ..."

- seawolfnfhq see all 6 comments

Scribblenauts wins Tokyo Game Show 2011 award

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2011 7:45am PDT

Tokyo Game Show organizer CESA has announced the winners of various event awards, which includes Scribblenauts for the Designers Award, and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd fro the fan-voted Game of the Year award.


"Game definitely deserved it! It and the sequel are easily two of my favorite DS games."

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Two PlayStation Vita games from Japan to watch

By Garnett Lee, Sep 19, 2011 7:00am PDT

At the Tokyo Game Show, Gravity Rush and Lumines: Electronic Symphony distinguished themselves as two Vita games to watch for when the system launches.


"gravity rush looks kind of cool. fuck lumines though. the big reason why i am following vita ..."

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Tenchu dev's Clan of Champions announced

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 19, 2011 6:15am PDT

Way of the Samurai and Tenchu dev Acquire's "hardcore multiplayer action game" is coming to North America and Europe in Spring 2012.


"Sounds a lot like Vinductus, though hopefully this game have more variety in missions and ..."

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Uncharted: Golden Abyss video showcases Vita graphics, controls

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 16, 2011 4:30pm PDT

One of the marquee titles for Sony's upcoming Vita handheld is Uncharted: Golden Abyss. For TGS, Sony is showing off more than minutes of gameplay footage.


"Yep.. they were terrible in Uncharted 1, then removed in Uncharted 2.. and for some reason were ..."

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Ni no Kuni coming to North America 'early 2012'

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 16, 2011 11:30am PDT

Ni no Kuni, the turn-based RPG previously released for the Nintendo DS, is coming to PlayStation 3 in North America in 'early 2012.'


"holy crap! i hadn't heard of this, but the art looks fantastic!"

- formkatze see all 5 comments

Chrono Trigger coming to iOS & Android

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 16, 2011 10:30am PDT

Square Enix is planning on aggressively expanding its support for mobile games, announcing classic ports, and new games, including one developed by Epic.


"I've been playing Chrono Trigger on my Android device for years.. what are they going on about?!"

- Gwyndion see all 28 comments

Itagaki playable in Saints Row: The Third

By Steve Watts, Sep 16, 2011 8:00am PDT

Saints Row: The Third will feature outspoken game designer Tomonobu Itagaki as a playable character, THQ has announced.


Daily Filter: September 15, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Sep 15, 2011 8:00pm PDT

Today's Filter features a new Tokyo Game Show 2011 trailer for BioShock: Infinite, a race featurette for Guild Wars 2, screenshots for Metro: Last Light, and much more!


"I thought those new BF3 screens looked amazing, but these Metro screenshots blows them away! ..."

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Metal Gear Solid HD features confirmed

By Andrew Yoon & Xav de Matos, Sep 15, 2011 6:15pm PDT

Konami has released a list of features for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, confirming 1080p/60fps support, and tentaive plans "worldwide matchmaking"


"The voiceovers in the original game were poorly made. The samples were too low (remember this is ..."

- Endymion_ see all 25 comments

DmC: Devil May Cry TGS trailer shows off Demon Trigger

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 15, 2011 2:30pm PDT

Devil May Cry's Tokyo Game Show trailer shows off more of his Devil Trigger ability, where Dante's hair goes white and his jacket becomes bright red. Is that enough to appease the naysayers?


"I just don't see why they had to change the way he looked in the first place, it's just a bad ..."

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