Final Fantasy 7 Remake

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Get your Buster Swords ready kids, this geek’s fantasy has finally come true. Square-Enix announced at E3 2015 the long speculated remake of their beloved title, Final Fantasy VII. Accompanied by a beautiful cinematic trailer sure to stir fond memories of your time in Midgar, the announcement relayed little else concerning details about the gameplay, story, or release date.  Tetsuya Nomura, game director, has been quoted as saying that the game will not be a “simple remake” and that scenario writer Kazushige Nojima, is hard at work creating new story content.

Since the announcement, heated debates have sprung up all over the interwebs concerning the mechanics of transporting outdated (yet cherished) gameplay to the modern era will work. Will we see turn-based combat and the materia system return in all their glory, or does the team over at Square-Enix have other plans? We can’t know for sure until a gameplay trailer is released, but I for one am rooting for the classic JRPG combat to stay as true to the original as possible. Give me my 16 counterattack materia, and I will show you destruction the likes you have never seen!  Now if only I could remember how to breed a gold chocobo…

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Dark Souls 3 Info Leaks

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Our friends from Rooster Teeth have got their hands on a huge Dark Souls 3 info leak. They’ve got the very first screenshots, concept art, and gameplay details from Dark Souls 3. Here are some of the details, but make sure to check out the video for more in depth info.

– Will release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One in 2016
– PC release is “negotiable.”
– 1-4 players
– Sacrifice ritual allows you to enter other people’s games
– Bosses can “heat up,” changing their form
– Swordfighting arts add special moves that can be equipped and changed

via Dark Souls 3 EXCLUSIVE LEAKS! – The Know – YouTube.

Fallout 4 Officially Announced

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Watch the official in-game trailer for Fallout 4 – the next generation of open-world gaming from the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Bethesda Game Studios. Tune into Bethesda’s E3 Showcase on Sunday, June 14th at 7:00pm PT to see the world premiere of the game.

via Fallout 4 – Official Trailer

PlayStation E3 Experience 2015 Tickets Now Available

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PlayStation is inviting fans across the US and Canada to come together and watch the excitement and announcements of E3 LIVE in movie theaters across North America. Attendees will get access to an exclusive 30 minute post-show hosted by Geoff Keighley and a special PlayStation surprise. 
Get your tickets while they last:

PlayStation® E3 Experience 2015.

Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Revealed, Coming October 23rd

In Assassin’s Creed Syndicate you’ll play as Jacob Frye — an assassin with grand plans to take control of London’s criminal underground.

Set during the Industrial Revolution, the newest chapter in the Assassin’s Creed saga will place you right in the middle of a class war between the growing power and influence of wealthy industrialists and the working class they exploit to fill their coffers. Jacob will traverse factory rooftops, seedy back alleys, and even speeding trains as he leads one of history’s most infamous street gangs to take over London’s criminal underground.