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Pokémon Crystal VC Announcement Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with an announcement trailer for the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console release of Pokémon Crystal.  For those who aren’t aware, Pokémon Crystal was the third game release in the second generation for the Pokémon franchise.  Pokémon Crystal debuted on the Gameboy Color in Japan in 2000 and in the west in 2001.  The game was roughly the same as Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver, however the game did feature some new content. One of the biggest new features that was introduced in Pokémon Crystal is the ability to choose a male or female avatar.  This wasRead More


Build-A-Bear Super Mario Promotion Announced

Build-A-Bear has announced that they will be releasing new plush based on the Super Mario franchise.  Currently they have confirmed four different types of plush and several costumes as well as various accessories. The confirmed plush include: Toad: $10.50 Yoshi: $25.50 Mario Bear: $28 Bowser (Online Exclusive): $35 The confirmed accessories and costumes include: Super Mario 5-1 Sound Box: $7 Bowser 5-1 Sound Box: $7 Super Mario Wrist Accessory Set: $8.50 Red Super Mario Hoodie: $10 Princess Peach Costume: $16 Luigi Costume $16 The plush will be available at physical locations this weekend,Read More


Detective Pikachu Film Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Detective Pikachu film. For those who haven’t been following the film, Detective Pikachu is a live-action adaptation of the Pokémon spin-off game of the same name.  As reported earlier, Detective Pikachu will star Ryan Reynolds as the titular character and he will play alongside Justice Smith and Kathyrn Newton.  Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.    


Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Announcement Trailer Streamed

The official Street Fighter Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection.  The Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection will include 12 titles, which includes several fan favorites.  The game will feature online multi-player, which will be the first time it was included for Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting, Super Street Fighter II Turbo, Street Fighter Alpha 3 and Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike. The full list of games include: Street Fighter Street Fighter II Street Fighter II: Championship Edition Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting Street Fighter II: The New Challengers StreetRead More


Pokémon The Movie 2018 Teaser Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with a new teaser trailer for the next Pokémon film. While it doesn’t feature any clear details about the film outside of the film being produced once again by OLM and WIT Studio.  The trailer did however, revealed the premiere date for the film.  Pokémon The Movie 2018 is set to premiere on July 13th 2018.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Romancing SaGa 2 Announcement Trailer Streamed

Square Enix NA has posted an Romancing SaGa 2 announcement trailer on their official Youtube channel. Romancing SaGa™ 2 is coming to the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, Nintendo Switch™, STEAM®, Xbox One and Windows 10 on December 15, 2017. Sit upon the throne of the Varennes Empire and control several generations of rulers in a valiant battle against the Seven Heroes. A dynamic freeform scenario system – a hallmark of the million-selling SaGa RPG series – enables you to take command of a variety of protagonists along theRead More


TGA 2017: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Expansion Pass: DLC Pack 2 The Champions’ Ballad Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has posted a new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on their official Youtube channel.  The latest trailer features a look at DLC Pack 2 – The Champions’ Ballad.  Players who complete the trials featured in the DLC will be able to obtain a new power called the Master Cycle Zero. DLC Pack 2 is currently available and is priced at $19.99.     


TGA 2017: Bayonetta 3 Official Teaser Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has posted a Bayonetta 3 teaser trailer on their official Youtube channel.  The game was first unveiled at The Game Awards 2017.  The game is currently in development and will be set as a Nintendo Switch exclusive. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for details.  


Attack on Titan 2 Video Game Release Date Announced

Recently a live stream for Koei Tecmo Game’s  Attack on Titan 2 video game was held that revealed some new details about the upcoming game.  First it revealed the full release date for the game, which will be on March 15, 2018 in Japan. Next a video was posted to the official Famitsu Youtube channel that features roughly 20 minutes of game play and reveals some new characters for the game.  The video also features Hirashi Koinuma (Game Producer), director Hideo Sukuki (Director), Shiori Mikami (Christa Lenz), and Saki Fujita (Ymir). The new playable characters include: Annie Leonhart ReinerRead More


Mega Man 11 Announced

The official Mega Man Youtube channel has updated with an announcement trailer for a brand new Mega Man game. The game was first unveiled during the 30th anniversary live stream for the Megaman franchise.  For those who have been following the game series the last main Megaman title, Megaman 10 was released on March 1, 2010 so it has almost been a decade since the last main series title that starred the Blue Bomber. Unlike the main series game the latest title will feature 2.5D visuals. The brand new game will unsurprisingly be titled, “Megaman 11,” and is set to release for theRead More


My Hero Academia: One’s Justice Game Announced

Recently it has been revealed in the latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump that a new video game based on the My Hero Academia anime is in the works.  The game titled, “My Hero Academia: One’s Justice,” will be released for the Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch.  The first trailer for the game will be featured next month at Jump Festa 2018, which will be held on December 16-17. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Kathryn Newton Cast in Live-Action Detective Pikachu Film

Variety has reported that Kathryn Newton is joining the cast of Legendary’s live-action Detective Pikachu film as the head female lead.  Kathryn will be co-star alongside the main lead male character, which will be portrayed by Justice Smith. As reported earlier the film will be directed by Rob Letterman and the script will be written by Nicole Perlman and Alex Hirsch.  The live-action Detective Pikachu film will be distributed by Universal Pictures outside of Japan while the film will distributed by Toho in Japan. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Shin Megami Tensei V Heading West

Atlus US has updated their official Youtube channel with an announcement trailer for Shin Megami Tensei V. For those who are unaware Shin Megami Tensei V is the fifth installment in the long running Shin Megami Tensei game series that will be released for Nintendo Switch.  The game was first unveiled earlier in October, although it was unknown if the game will be released outside of Japan.  The latest trailer reveals that the game will be released in both North America and Europe, however no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced

Playtonic Games has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Yooka-Laylee.  The latest trailer features a preview of the Nintendo Switch port of the game and reveals the release date, which will be released digitally on December 14.  For those who haven’t been following the project Yooka-Laylee’s Nintendo Switch port will feature the post release patch, which includes camera control updates and more. Currently it is unknown if the Switch port of the game will receive a physical edition, but for now its great to see it on the platform.  Pre-orders for the game will open on DecemberRead More


Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Story Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has posted a story trailer for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 on their official Youtube channel. The latest trailer features a look at the game’s story and further previews the connections between Pyra and Rex. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will be released exclusively for the Nintendo Switch on December 1.