Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: PSP

Hakuoki: Warriors of the Shinsengumi announced for PSP

Hakuoki: Warriors of the Shinsengumi (PSP) Announcement - Art

It seems that the PSP still has some life left in it. Aksys Games has announced a follow-up to last year’s Hakuoki: Demon of the Fleeting Blossom, Hakuoki: Warriors of the Shinsengumi. The hack-and-slash action title from developer Idea Factory features Saito and the rest of the main characters battling through an alternate storyline that will see them strike out on a new path or relive past exploits. The six warriors will also now be able to engage a Fury Mode, a state of pure rage that can clear out hordes of enemies but also lead to a bad ending if abused.

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PlayStation Portable News

(PlayStation Portable Review) Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time

(PlayStation Portable Review) Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time

“… has a lot going for it and can be an incredibly engaging title, but its nearly decade-old design is showing its age.”

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PlayStation Portable Reviews

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time now available for PSP

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Eight years after launching in Japan, Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time is now available in North America. The fourth entry in Career Soft’s long-running series has hit store shelves for the PSP, and will be added to PSN’s library once the network’s update goes live.

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PlayStation Portable News

Atlus releases first trailer for Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time, the fourth entry in the series, is finally hitting store shelves and PSN next Tuesday, some eight years after its launch in Japan. The handheld version of Career Soft’s strategy-RPG features a revamped combat system, now based around movement speed, over 40 endings, new events, and new characters.

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PlayStation Portable News

Atlus launches official website for Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time (PSP) Official Site Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Atlus has launched the official site for their upcoming PSP strategy-RPG Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time. The fourth entry in the long-running series is hitting our side of the ocean for the first time since its launch in Japan in 2003.

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PlayStation Portable News

(PlayStation Portable Review) Gungnir

(PlayStation Portable Review) Gungnir

“There’s plenty to like, but it’s not always easy to like it.”

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PlayStation Portable Reviews

Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time gets new screens, July release date

Growlanser 4 (PSP) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

Atlus has sent along some new screenshots from their upcoming strategy-RPG Growlanser: Wayfarer of Time. Along with the new shots, the wily publisher also announced that the fourth entry in the series will be available for the PSP on July 31 in stores and through PSN.

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PlayStation Portable News

Gungnir now available in stores and on PSN for PSP, PS Vita

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Even though the PS Vita is out, the ol’ PSP is still getting some much-needed attention. Fans of strategy-RPGs have another reason to break out the workhorse with the launch of Atlus’ Gungnir. The latest in Sting’s Dept. Heaven series, Gungnir follows the 2009/2010 shooter-RPG hybrid Knights in the Nightmare. And fear not Vita owners, you should be able to scratch that strategy itch as well because the PSN version “is also expected to be compatible with PlayStation Vita.”

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PlayStation Portable News, PlayStation Vita News

E3 2012 – Ubisoft: ACIII Liberation, Splinter Cell, Watch Dogs, ZombiU

Splinter Cell Blacklist (360, PC, PS3) E3 2012 Announcement - Screenshot 4

Ubisoft has had a surprisingly busy E3 2012. From the return of Rayman for a new Wii U adventure to the open-world, open-ended action title Watch Dogs. And of course, there were zombies, assassins, and Fishers in abundance.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Wii U, Xbox 360 News

Gungnir gets official website, new screenshots

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The Atlus Machine is kicking into high gear as Gungnir nears its June 12 release. In addition to the game getting its own slice of the web, a new batch of screenshots have been released for the Sting-developed strategy-RPG. This is the second batch from the English version, with the first released earlier this month.

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