Citizens of Earth places you in the shoes of the newly elected Vice President of Earth, shoes that are quickly kicked off as he decides to take a well-earned vacation directly after winning his position. The following morning however, he awakes to find the world in complete and utter chaos, and that just isn’t acceptable.
Pinball’s history precedes that of videogames, but the two mediums have often joined forces to deliver great gaming experiences over the years. You would think that with something as simple as pinball everything has already been done, but Phantom Compass are out to prove you wrong by combining pinball with RPG elements. But does this approach appeal to anyone, let alone fans of the two stand alone genres? Well, I’d have to say that it most certainly does!
Irvine, Calif. – Sept. 10, 2014 – Fresh from the Velvet Room, Nintendo of America will release the Persona® Q Edition of the Nintendo 3DS™ XL hardware in the U.S. The design evokes the essence of Persona Q with the iconic Grimoire styling on the front—the tome used by the attendants of the Velvet Room …
I often liken fans of the survival horror genre to someone dying of thirst in the desert. Occasionally that person will chance upon an oasis, a beacon of hope in an otherwise barren landscape. I’ll admit, I thought Daylight, the first commercially released game to utilize Unreal Engine 4, would be that oasis. Unfortunately, it was but a mirage.
As I’m sure everyone remembers, SEGA purchased a part of Index Corp, Atlus mainly. Now, a lot of gamers have been incredibly outspoken about it, claiming that this partnership will run Atlus into the ground, but here’s some new hope. SEGA COO Naoya Tsurumi mentioned that the SMT and Persona Devs could bring much needed expertise …
At the big cool Persona event that Atlus is hosting right now, they just had a big nice announcement… Persona5! Yes, it’s really written like that. That’s right, the fifth chapter in the popular Shin Megami Tensei kind-of-but-still-not-kind-of spin-off has been announced and will be hitting PlayStation 3 consoles next year! [Official Website]
Here we go, another Persona spin-off was just announced! Persona 4: Dancing All Night, coming out on PlayStation Vita next fall in Japan! Described as a Sound Action game, the game will feature characters from the popular Persona 4 as idols that sing and dance. Think Project DIVA but with Persona 4 characters, especially since …
The Persona 4 Arena sequel with a name longer than should be legal, Persona 4 The Ultimate Suplex Hold was just confirmed to hit PlayStation 3 next year at the Persona live event. [Official Website]
At the Persona event in Japan, Atlus just announced Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth for Nintendo 3DS. It’s a chibi-style spinoff of the series connecting Persona 3 and Persona 4, scheduled for release on the 5th of June next year in Japan. [Official Website]
Atlus recently revealed that they will be localizing Spike Chunsoft’s Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars on 3DS and PlayStation Vita for North America in Spring 2014. The title stars a Disciple who must create “star children” to fight monsters pouring out of the Pandora Labyrinth. Both versions of the game will cost $39.99.