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Valkyria Chronicles DLC Detached Next Week

By Spencer . April 8, 2009 . 10:50am

On April 16 the battle in Gallia rages on with three items of Valkyria Chronicles downloadable content. Hard EX mode, Edy’s mission, and Selvaria mission each cost $4.99 on the PlayStation Store. Not bad considering the Selvaria’s mission and Edy’s mission are priced lower than Japan. However, Hard EX mode is a bit more expensive […]

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Gallia’s Finest… In Bathing Suits, Sega’s New Valkyria Chronicles Figures

By Spencer . March 17, 2009 . 11:49am

Valkyria Chronicles is getting a wave of attention in Japan. The PlayStation 3 game was just re-released with budget PlayStation 3 the Best packaging and the anime airs next month. In the middle of the blitz Sega is stocking capsule machines with another set of Valkyria Chronicles figures. The second collection has five characters on […]

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Screens Of Valkyria Chronicles Extra Episodes

By Spencer . March 16, 2009 . 1:01pm

Valkyria Chronicles has downloadable content. We’ve known this for awhile and the episodes were previously confirmed to come out “early next year.” Today Sega sent out another announcement with details on the three packs. Still no specifics on the US price for any of them or a release date. But, if Sega is sending out […]

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Valkyrie Chronicles Anime Airs In April

By Spencer . January 20, 2009 . 10:36am

One year after Valkyria Chronicles introduced Japan to Gallia as a PlayStation 3 game it will have an anime series broadcasting on Tokyo MX. Tokyo Metropolitan Television announced the Valkyria Chronicles anime is in their April lineup and shared some artwork of Alicia, Welkin, and Faldio today. Unfortunately, the living watercolor look from Sega’s CANVAS […]

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Valkyria Chronicles DLC Coming "Soon"

By Spencer . January 15, 2009 . 11:30am

How soon? Not sure, but the first batch the episode with Edie is coming “soon”. The first downloadble episode came out in Japan four months after the game released. If Sega sticks to the same schedule we’re talking February/March-ish “soon”.   This message was tucked away in a Sega Blog post where they also announced […]

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Budget Priced Valkyria Chronicles Comes With A Bonus

By Spencer . January 9, 2009 . 9:22am

Less than a year after Valkyria Chronicles was released in Japan it’s joining Sony’s PlayStation 3 The Best collection. The yellow striped re-release goes for 3,990 yen ($43) which means its half off. Valkyria Chronicles originally went on sale for 7,980 yen ($88) when it came out last April.   In addition to the game […]

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Valkyria Chronicles: A Strategy RPG Meets FPS Concoction

By Spencer . November 18, 2008 . 10:45pm

Beyond Valkryia Chronicle’s eye catching Canvas engine is a deep tactics game completely unlike the buffet of grid based strategy RPGs. At the start of each round players are given command points. These are used to select a unit to control from a detailed military map which marks all of the allies, enemies, and cover […]

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Valkyria Chronicles Getting An Anime

By Spencer . November 12, 2008 . 7:07am

We’re going to be seeing a lot more of Valkyria Chronicles. Well, Japan is going to be seeing a lot more of Valkyria Chronicles. Sega is partnering with A-1 Pictures to create a televised Valkyria Chronicles animated series set to come out next spring. I hope A-1 keeps the watercolor look that made Valkyria Chronicles […]

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Hatsune Miku Enlists In Valkyria Chronicles’ Gallian Army

By Spencer . November 5, 2008 . 1:32am

This may be the only time I share something in common with vocaloid idol Hatsune Miku, we’re both fans of Valkyria Chronicles. To commemorate the launch of the second downloadable episode in Japan Sega is dressing her up like Valkyria Chronicles’ heroine Alicia Melchiott. Ms. Miku doesn’t look ready to fight since she’s carrying a […]

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Extra Valkyria Chronicles Episodes With Edie And Selvaria Coming Next Year

By Spencer . November 4, 2008 . 4:26pm

Valkyria Chronicles just shipped in North America today. Before Sega can tally sales here they are confirming two of the downloadable content packs already out in Japan will get released in North America “early next year”. The first pack focuses on Edie, an allied side character. The second pack has players flip sides and attack […]

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Phantasy Star Zero Crosses Over With Other Sega Games

By Spencer . October 30, 2008 . 7:09pm

Sega is promoting Phantasy Star Zero pre-orders with a pack of guest weapon trading cards. These special items are: Selvaria’s Spear from Valkyria Chronicles, Valiant from Blazer Drive, and the Gunsword Blade Cannon from Shining Wind. Sorry, if you were expecting the gun from Shadow the Hedgehog or anything like that. The only comical item […]

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Valkyria Chronicles DLC Lets You Be The Evil Empire

By Spencer . September 29, 2008 . 9:07am

Sega has a second downloadable episode of Valkyria Chronicles scheduled to come out in Japan this October. The twist is you get to control Selvaria and invade Gallia, the small nation you’re trying to defend in the main storyline. Attack with Selvaria contains new story sequences, battles, voice acting, and a chance to unlock the […]

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Valkyria Chronicles Demo Coming To PSN In Two Weeks

By Spencer . September 26, 2008 . 6:40pm

Sega is giving Valkyria Chronicles a fair push with a downloadable demo designed for the US. However, it’s being bundled with October’s issue of paid issue of Qore scheduled to come out on October 9. Keep your fingers crossed it come out as a standalone download at a later date like other Qore content. While […]

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Sega’s Public San Francisco Valkyria Chronicles Shindig

By Spencer . September 22, 2008 . 9:26am

If you’re around the San Francisco area Sega is throwing a pre-launch Valkryia Chronicles event at the PlayStation Store in the Sony Metreon this Friday, September 26th. Ryutaro Nonaka, the Valkyria Chronicles Producer at Sega Japan, will be on hand to answer your questions and sign posters provided at the party. Sega will be giving […]

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Sega makes Valkyria Chronicles capsule toys

By Spencer . August 18, 2008 . 8:46pm

It’s only a few months until Valkyria Chronicles comes out in November. In Japan it’s a different story. Valkyria Chronicles has been around since April and gashapon toy maker Yujin already released a series of Valkyria Chronicles toys in stores. The set has five toys in all. You can see Alicia, Isara, Rosie, and Eleanor […]