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Star Ocean: Anamnesis Tops 3 Million Downloads

By Sato . December 28, 2016 . 7:30am

Star Ocean: Anamnesis released earlier this month in Japan, and the series’ all-star mobile game appears to be doing well for Square Enix, as it has topped 3 million downloads, the company announced.

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Pokémon GO Adds Special, Great, And Ultra Box Microtransactions

By Jenni . December 27, 2016 . 11:00am

Niantic is selling special boxes this holiday season in Pokémon GO. Each one bundles Poké Balls with items like Incense and Egg Incubators.

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Super Mario Run Stumbles From Its Previous Spot As Highest-Grossing App In Any Country

By Casey . December 27, 2016 . 8:30am

Super Mario Run, started off strong on its first day of release, achieving the title of highest-grossing app in 80 countries. However, new data shows that Nintendo’s mobile endeavor has fallen from that top spot.

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Justice Monsters Five Is Ending Its Service On March 27, 2017

By Sato . December 27, 2016 . 12:00am

Square Enix originally released Justice Monsters Five on smartphone as a way to further expand on the world of Final Fantasy XV, and the company announced that it is shutting down on March 27, 2017.

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Earth Defense Force Gets A Smartphone Spinoff Game, TapWars

By Sato . December 26, 2016 . 12:00am

D3 Publisher released a new smartphone game that is a spinoff to their Earth Defense Force series, called TapWars: Earth Defense Force 4.1, made by Esquadra for iOS and Android.

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Nintendo Says It Would Like To Release Two To Three Mobile Games A Year

By Casey . December 23, 2016 . 11:00am

NIntendo president Kimishima said that Nintendo hopes to be able to release about 2 or 3 mobile games in the next year, and that Super Mario Run’s 40 million downloads has met their expectations.

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Star Ocean: Anamnesis Adds Roddick, Millie, Reimi, And Clair In Latest Update

By Sato . December 22, 2016 . 7:00am

Square Enix shared the latest screenshots and illustrations for Star Ocean: Anamnesis’ new characters that arrived in today’s update, including Roddick Farrence, Millie Chliette, Reimi Saionji, and Clair Lasbard.

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New Pokémon GO Statistics Reveal That Players Caught Over 88 Billion Pokémon Since Launch

By Casey . December 21, 2016 . 9:30am

Niantic has released a new batch of statistics for Pokémon GO, revealing information on how much players have walked as well as how many Pokémon they have captured.

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Super Mario Run’s Friendly Run Mode Will Let You Race Against Specific Friends

By Casey . December 21, 2016 . 8:30am

Friendly Run mode lets you choose specific friends to race against, without using up your Rally Tickets, losing or gaining Toads.

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New Pokémon GO Assets Could Point To A Possible Holiday Event

By Casey . December 20, 2016 . 8:00am

The recently uncovered assets include images featuring gift boxes as well as a more festive-looking icon for the Shop.

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Summon Little Witches To Protect You In Tower Defense Game TinyWars

By Joel . December 19, 2016 . 4:00pm

Players will place small, cute, upgradeable spellcasters around the map, using them to beat waves of unpleasant beasts in TinyWars.

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Step Into The Stained Glass World Of Point & Clicker Little Briar Rose

By Joel . December 19, 2016 . 2:00pm

Little Briar Rose retells the Grimm’s Fairy Tale of the same name, doing so through a point & click adventure with a striking art style.

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Super Mario Run Grossed Roughly $5 Million Worldwide During Its First Day

By Casey . December 19, 2016 . 9:30am

Super Mario Run became the top-downloaded iOS app in 80 countries, grossing roughly $5 million worldwide in its first 24 hours compared to Pokémon GO’s $3 million.

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Nintendo’s Shares Tumble As Super Mario Run Failed To Impress Investors

By Sato . December 19, 2016 . 4:00am

Nintendo’s shares dropped earlier this morning after early reviews and sales of their latest smartphone game, Super Mario Run, failed to impress investors. Analysts expressed their concern about the game.

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Expect To Hear A Launch Date For Dissidia Final Fantasy: Opera Omnia Next Month

By Sato . December 19, 2016 . 12:00am

Square Enix’s upcoming smartphone RPG, Dissidia Final Fantasy: Opera Omnia, was delayed due to some bug fixes last month, but the company says to expect word next month for its launch in Japan.