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Divinity: Original Sin 2 unlocks new stretch goal, more added

Divinity Original Sin 2 (PC) Kickstarter Campaign Launch - Screenshot 3

Divinity: Original Sin 2 has unlocked a new goal after passing $1.5 million in funding. The game will now be released with a new playable area, the Hall of Echoes. The hall is located in a space between reality and the void. Along with the announcement was news of additional stretch goals, including dedicated mod support, a more involved dynamic relationship system that allows for romance, and a Game Master Mode that includes an in-game editor. A new video was released to detail the new unlocks. If you have any lingering questions, give Larian a shout at the upcoming reddit AMA on Tuesday at 3 p.m. (CST).


PC News

Persona 5 delayed until 2016

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Atlus has announced that Persona 5 will not be making its initial release date. Originally scheduled for a 2015 launch, the game will now be released in 2016. Atlus notes that they are “delaying the game in order to make sure the next iteration of the Persona series lives up to the expectations of fans.” On a positive note, the Tokyo Game Show trailer was released on the game’s official Japanese Youtube channel. Check it out below.


PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation 4 News

Final Fantasy XV gets revamped Dawn trailer, plus new screens

Final Fantasy XV (PS4, Xbox One) TGS Trailer Announcement - Screenshot 1

Square Enix has released an updated trailer for Final Fantasy XV, Dawn Trailer 2.0. The new version features Luna and Noctis remembering the past tragedies that set the storyline in motion. Another video was also released, which follows the development team as they scout locations to model in-game, as well as a handful of new screenshots that feature fishing and the crew on chocobos. The upcoming Active Time Report will reveal more details about what the team’s been working on, including the game’s showing at Tokyo Game Show, on Friday at Square Enix’s official Youtube channel.


PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

New Halo 5: Guardians video details multiplayer Requisition System

Halo 5 Guardians (Xbox One) REQ System Trailer Announcement - Screenshot 1

343 Industries has released a new trailer for Halo 5: Guardians detailing the game’s Requisition System. The REQ System will be available in all multiplayer modes and reward players with cards that represent over 1,000 items, such as armor, stances, vehicle variants, and weapons. Cards will be cosmetic, permanent, and single use. Only cosmetic and boost cards will be available in Arena, but all will be available in Warzone. Hundreds more items are planned to be added after launch, in addition to 15 free maps (through June 2016). Enjoy Nick Offerman as Master Chief knockoff Chef Pretty Officer Mister Chief Spartan 117.


Xbox One News

Street Fighter V gets a bit fancier with addition of Karin Kanzuki

Street Fighter V (PC, PS4) Karin Reveal - Screenshot 1

Street Fighter Alpha continues to make its way back to the scene with the reveal that Karin Kanzuki has joined Street Fighter V. The aristocratic brawler, last seen in Street Fighter Alpha 3, returns with a new dash move along with a new stage, Kanzuki Estate. She is already playable in a build currently on the show floor at Tokyo Game Show. Check below for a new trailer and screenshots. Capcom also announced that they will be using Capcom Fighters Network to link players together, where they can view profiles, statistics, replays, and send battle invitations. More details are to follow in the coming months.


PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Dark Souls III to launch next April, new gameplay video, screens up

Dark Souls 3 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

FromSoftware’s next entry in the Souls line will launch next April, according to Bandai Namco. Dark Souls III, scheduled to ship for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, will task players with trekking through a new realm to learn its mysteries as they battle the Lords of Cinder. Skills will also be introduced, which will add attack modifiers to each weapon type that can result in anything from enemies being knocked out of guard to more powerful swings. A new gameplay trailer and screenshots were also released, check them out below.


PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Stella Glow set to release on November 17, first-run extras detailed

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Atlus has pulled the curtain back on the goodies they will be including with the limited first-run copies of Stella Glow. Slated to launch on November 17, the strategy role-playing game will come bundled with a cloth poster of Hilda the Witch of Destruction’s Crystal Garden, a 3”x3” soft vinyl flexi-charm of Witch Popo’s pet pig Bubu, the five-track Song Magic CD, and an oversized outer box to store everything. To go along with the bonus reveals, a new combat trailer has also been released to show more of what gamers can expect from Imageepoch.



Fallout 4 video S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series continues with Perception

Fallout 4 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) Trailer 2 - Screenshot 1

The second video in the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. series for Fallout 4 has gone live. The latest entry focuses on Perception, which includes its impact on V.A.T.S. and on getting away with stealing. The remaining attributes include Endurance, Charisma, Intelligence, Agility, and Luck.


PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

New gameplay trailer, screenshots released for World of Final Fantasy

World of Final Fantasy (PS4, PS Vita) Trailer Announcement - Screenshot 1

Square Enix revealed a new trailer for World of Final Fantasy during Sony’s press conference at Tokyo Game Show. The trailer follows siblings Lann and Reynn as they explore Grymoire and come across several characters and monsters from the Final Fantasy universe. The two will be able to capture and raise creatures, called Mirages, during the quest, as well as raise and train them to unlock alternate forms and new abilities. Twenty screenshots have also been added alongside the trailer.


PlayStation 4 News, PlayStation Vita News

Assassin’s Creed Syndicate – Jack the Ripper, planned DLC detailed

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A Jack the Ripper add-on has been announced for Assassin’s Creed Syndicate. The story takes place 20 years after the events in Syndicate and teams players up with Frederick Abberline of Scotland Yard to track down the infamous killer. Jack the Ripper will also be part of the Season Pass, which includes four other downloads that add new missions, gear, and weapons. The full list of included packs is available below.


DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News