Namco Bandai games has announced the official release date for the extended version of Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 for home consoles, and for the first time ever, for PC. The game will be available beginning October 22nd for the Xbox 360 and PS3, and it will be made available shortly thereafter for PC.
Fighting game fans and PC gamers are now one in harmony. Things have really picked it up for the FGC on the PC Master Race front because joining the likes of Street Fighter IV, Skullgirls, Injustice and King of Fighters XIII is Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst. The Namco Bandai fighter is scheduled to appear on Valve's digital distribution portal.
For those of you feeling the need for speed, or perhaps wanting to live the Air Force lifestyle without all of that beach volleyball and melodrama, Ace Combat Infinity is here to save the day as a free-to-play aerial combat game for the PlayStation 3.
Namco Bandai revealed this weekend that they're going to re-release Soul Calibur 2 in honor of the fighting game's 10th anniversary. Soul Calibur 2 HD Online will be released on Xbox 360 and PS3 this year with a host of modern features.
Namco Bandai has announced a brand new Dragon Ball Z game called Battle of Z. It's a team-focused fighter that pits teams of four against each other in classic Dragon Ball Z action. Now you can recreate things like the Cell Games or the Earth Warriors versus Napa and Vegeta from the first season of Dragon Ball Z.
You know, if you want to rack up brownie points with the development community, with gamers, even with casuals who aren't part of the core community, the one thing you try to do is build up a good reputation with as many groups as humanly possible...that doesn't really seem to be in Microsoft's repertoire.
The fighting series Tekken is going free-to-play. Namco Bandai has announced Tekken Revolution, a F2P game coming exclusively to the PlayStation 3 on June 11th.
From Software will be releasing Dark Souls 2 in March of next year. The release window was revealed by a new billboard that just went up in Los Angeles.
Namco Bandai is planning to put all of its marketing muscle behind Dark Souls 2. Public relations director Lee Kirton said that they're trying to promote it like a "massive triple-A title."
Some companies have been going on a lamenting spree about their games: big titles that moved between 3 and 5 million units that still wasn't enough to post a profit for the publisher. Other companies actually understand what the video game business is about and have moderated expenses so that they actually profit.
The official box art for Dark Souls 2 was released by Namco Bandai this weekend. Like the covers for Dark Souls and Demon's Souls, it's a very minimalist depiction of the game.
Dark Souls 2 director Yui Tanimura admitted in a new interview that the PC version of Dark Souls was lacking. They plan to do right by PC gamers with the sequel, though.
Namco Bandai has released the first trailer for Armored Core: Verdict Day. The trailer, entitled "Siege," offers a glimpse at the post-apocalyptic world in which the game takes place.
Namco Bandai revealed today that they're going to be offering a Collector's Edition of PS3 RPG Tales of Xillia in both North America and Europe. The centerpiece of the bundle is a limited edition figure of protagonist Milla Maxwell.
Namco Bandai has issued over a dozen in-game screenshots from action RPG Dark Souls 2. The screenshots depict scenes from the gameplay trailer that debuted yesterday.