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SNK fans will be pleased to hear that Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm has hit its crowdfunding goals and will be getting a load of new characters and extras. The game is developed by three former SNK developers.

This new version will be fully localized for English speakers. The original is currently available on the rice digital store.

Here’s some live action cosplay inspired by the game:

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Winning Eleven 2010 Trailer

December 8th, 2009 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC, Playstation, Wii, Xbox 360 No Comments »

Here’s the Japanese trailer for Winning Eleven 2010:

[Read, via GoNintendo]

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Tim Schafer’s mini freebie

March 28th, 2009 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC No Comments »

Game design legend Tim Schafer has released a free mini-graphic-adventure. The game echoes the style of the classic LucasArts adventures that earned Schafer legend status, such as Day of the Tentacle.

Double fine are currently working on Brutal Legend, expected at the end of the year.

[Read, via Eurogamer]

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Space Giraffe bursts onto PC

December 16th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC, Xbox 360 No Comments »

The magnificent piece of psychedelic genius that is Space Giraffe has just been released for PC. There are a few gameplay enhancements plus the option to use toned down visuals for those weak minded fools who found the original too difficult. There’s now a gameplay guide on the Llamasoft website to help you out if things get too tough. This is a very difficult game but it is full of charisma and one of the most original games on the marketplace – heartily recommended for those of you with the skillz to handle it.

The original Space Giraffe is still available on Xbox 360 for a meagre 400 points.


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Hello Kitty MMO

September 9th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC No Comments »

There are MMOs for everything these days, including Hello Kitty. This looks every bit as bright and fluffy as you’d expect. There are mini-games, farming and the option to visit various world capitals. It also has the usual RPG questing stuff, although we’re guessing that killing and bloodshed aren’t going to be playing a major role in the game.


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Sangokushi Online Getting Extra Stuff

August 31st, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC No Comments »

Koei’s MMORPG, Sangokushi Online, is getting a bit bigger on September 25th. Level caps will be removed for characters and raised for weapons and equipment, plus there will be new areas to explore with more things to slice into pieces.


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Bomberman Online Japan Beta

August 30th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC No Comments »

Bomberman Online Japan is about to go into beta. The game is the sequel to Online Bomberman, rather than the Dreamcast’s Bomberman Online.

The graphics look absolutely gorgeous, but retain the personality that certain other updates failed to capture. We’re not sure of the payment structure yet but if it’s free it might just tempt us away from the Xbox live arcade version of the game.

[Read] [Official Site]

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Phantasy Star Universe Client Becomes Free

August 28th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC 3 Comments »

From September 25th the Phantasy Star Universe client software will be freely available to download on PC. Users will have to purchase a ‘game key’ for Y1000 to activate the online mode and then pay the usual charges after a 10 day trial period.


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Monster Hunter Frontier Festival Underway

August 16th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC No Comments »

Monster Hunter Frontier players are currently able to sign up for the Hunter Festival. You can register until August 20th, so get a move on if you want the chance to win the many prizes, which include special weapons and trophies.


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Head Down to Nicotto Town

August 12th, 2008 ThreeHeadedMonkey Posted in PC 1 Comment »

Square Enix’s online virtual world is launching in a few weeks. The flash based Nicotta Town will let you customize your own virtual home, and interact with friends in a range of ways including a card room.


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